Posts tagged "relationships"

Eight Types of Girlfriends to Avoid!

Eight Types of Girlfriends to Avoid!
By Gina B. Ladies, having great girlfriends is extremely important. And just what do girlfriends have to do with dating, you ask? Only everything! Your girlfriends are your confidantes with whom you discuss the men that you’d like to meet, date, love and partner with. They’re who you hang out with, and the ones who... Read more »

The 3 Things Black Women Won’t Say

The 3 Things Black Women Won’t Say
By A Comeaux I’ll write my own disclaimer. I’ll tell the ugly of my truths before I ever highlight that of others, especially my sisters.  We need work. We need a sincere dose of honesty that begins first with self, so we can better articulate our wounds to others. Here’s where I’m going with this:... Read more »

Unique Ways to Express Your Love

Unique Ways to Express Your Love
By Toni J. Spearman What do you do for that special person in your life? Tis’ the season to love and be loved. My heart melted when I saw the McDonald’s, “Pay with Lovin” campaign, on TV. I thought, this is what our world needs more of; good people doing good things for the overall... Read more »
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"Why Are We Together"? I Hope You Have a Good Answer!

"Why Are We Together"?  I Hope You Have a Good Answer!
by Gina B. Even the strongest relationship can be as fragile as fine stemware.   One bad argument (or a few hours of serious introspection) is often all it takes to make both parties wonder why they’re together.   Even if the question lingers for only one minute, the answer can be pivotal. If you’re smart, you... Read more »

Beware: This Red Flag Can RUIN Your Relationship

Beware: This Red Flag Can RUIN Your Relationship
By Shemeka Michelle The definition of insecurity reads “anxiety about oneself,” and that amazes me. What’s even more amazing to me is how this anxiety and lack of confidence can be transferrable in relationships. When you’re in a relationship with an insecure person, he or she may simply ask, “Where have you been?” But, in... Read more »

Valentine's Day: Best Advice for Bad Situations

Valentine's Day: Best Advice for Bad Situations
Valentine’s Day is this/close, and sometimes Cupid just can’t save the day. Love quarrels happen; mistakes are made; and unfortunately, break-ups occur as well. We’ve asked the cast of 72 Hours movie to give their best advice for those sticky situations. #72HoursMovie opens today and plays all week at these locations: Marcus Chicago Heights Cinema... Read more »
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The 5 BIGGEST Myths About Singles

The 5 BIGGEST Myths About Singles
by Claire LeBlanc To celebrate the launch of Match.com’s 2015 #SinglesinAmerica study, Dr. Helen Fisher dished exclusive #SinglesInAmerica findings during a recent Livestream Event. During her presentation, Dr. Fisher exposed several myths about singles and dating. 1. MYTH: Women are more romantic than men. TRUTH: Women are the commitment-phobes, not men. Men fall in love... Read more »

#HappyTBT: Common Sense is the Key to a Healthy Relationship

#HappyTBT: Common Sense is the Key to a Healthy Relationship
This blog originally appeared on March 16,2011. Happy #TBT Gina B. has invited John Fletcher (aka “Fletch”), husband of good friend and best-selling author Jen Lancaster, to guest blog on the subject of common sense — a very necessary ingredient for a healthy relationship. By John Fletcher For her humpday guest blogger, Gina B. has invited... Read more »

Your Dating Checklist is Keeping You Single

Your Dating Checklist is Keeping You Single
By A Comeaux So I’m on twitter minding other people’s business when I run across a tweet of attributes required of woman worthy to be dubbed ‘wifey’ material. Now upon initial view I slightly gagged but as I scrolled down my timeline, I noticed this ‘List’ sparked quite the debate! The young lad who published... Read more »
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Don't Ignore This Relationship Red Flag

Don't Ignore This Relationship Red Flag
By Angela T. Jones The one red flag that I believe women ignore–that defines the true intentions of SOME insecure men–is a man who always points out a woman’s physical flaws.  And yes, he expects her flaws to be fixed. All people have flaws. Some physical flaws come with being a woman. One example is... Read more »