Category: Romance

Listen Up… Grown Men Are Talking!

By Yanni Brown This morning I woke up wondering, doubting and thinking about love. The love that we sometimes give, take for granted, share, receive, lose or even bury because quite frankly sometimes the residue of love hurts. I’m often asked “What’s Love Got to Do With It?” We live in a world of givers... Read more »

Let's Get Intimate...

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By Yanni Brown Intimate Discussions is where adult conversations meet men and women who are interested in doing Love, Life and the pursuit of balance better. It’s a monthly meeting of the minds where singles, curious, couples, married men and women collectively get twogether to engage in thought provoking conversations about relationships. The conversations are... Read more »

Hate Your Friend's Mate? Are You Quiet, Or Do You Blow the Whistle?

Hate Your Friend's Mate? Are You Quiet, Or Do You Blow the Whistle?
Gina B. It’s hard to be a good friend.  I have the absolute best assortment of friends, and I want them to be with the best possible men.  I’m protective, and while I do welcome their significant others, I make sure to keep my eyes wide open. For the record, I’m not a shallow hard-ass... Read more »
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5 Signs That You're Trapped in SkankTown

5 Signs That You're Trapped in SkankTown
 By Zondra Hughes SkankTown is not a place on any map; instead, it’s the act of allowing your sexy/racy/crazy side to take over. SkankTown is a cool place to visit–momentarily–and it can be therapeutic, I am told. Many women visit SkankTown to soothe a broken heart, or to get revenge on a shady lover, or... Read more »

To Date or Not: A Widow's 20 Reasons

Dawgelene “Dr Dawj” Sangster– The past 6.5 months have been an emotional roller coaster for me. Many days and nights have been spent crying over the loss of my best friend, protector, guardian angel and King. No one really knows the loss of a loved one, especially a spouse, unless you have walked in those... Read more »

Give a Little Extra in Your Relationship -- You Never Know What You Might Get In Return!

Give a Little Extra in Your Relationship -- You Never Know What You Might Get In Return!
by Gina B. Having worked in the consulting industry, I find myself spewing annoying business-speak as it applies to my social life.  One of those phrases is “value added,” which means going the extra mile to far exceed expectations.  So . . . to apply this concept to relationships, I’ve decided that most people don’t... Read more »
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Intimate Discussions

Intimate Discussions
  Last Friday the evening began with tea light candles, great ambiance, and chocolate covered strawberries compliments of N’ticing N’gredients, Yanni’s special blend of sultry sangria, and a standing room only crowd. Before being introduced we all were serenaded by H.I.M. with a poetic piece entitled “Could I Ever Be So Fortunate” The mood was set... Read more »

Friends With Benefits

Friends With Benefits
by Yanni Brown When you think about spending the rest of your life with someone you would hope that you are looking to marry your friend! Marry that special someone who loves you. Someone who knows you, your strengths, weaknesses, what makes you smile and can be there as a great support system. Someone you want... Read more »

Get IT In

Get IT In
By Gina B. Okay, ladies. Let’s talk about the importance of sex. There are certain mechanical aspects of a relationship — components that it desperately needs in order to survive. If your relationship is devoid of any of the following components, it might be time to re-evaluate: Like/love. Otherwise, what’s the point, right? Respect. Listen... Read more »
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A Beautiful Surprise....

A Beautiful Surprise....
By Yolanda (Yanni) Brown It was unexpected, uncomfortable and downright intrusive! You see I was minding my business literally minding my own business when I decided to make room to receive. I’ve been a giver all of my life and came to the conclusion that this is my gift and my curse! I had conveniently... Read more »