Earlier this week the internet was sent into yet again another frenzy when singer Ciara posted a clip of a sermon by pastor John Gray on her Instagram and twitter pages. The clip was approximately 60 seconds long, followed by the hashtag, #Levelup, which enraged women all over the country, which I personally found absolutely … Continue reading News Flash: If you ain’t trying to get married, then John Gray’s message isn’t for you
There has been a lot of discussion and controversy surrounding the remake of Alex Haley's miniseries, "Roots," which portrays the harsh reality of American history. The rapper Snoop Dog took to Instagram on Monday to share his disapproval along with many others that feel this time period should be forgotten or at the very least, … Continue reading Why boycotting “Roots” won’t heal the black community
Its spring time and love is in the air! Mother’s Day weekend I had the pleasure of witnessing my baby cousin, marry the love of her life. The wedding was planned in just one week and they pulled the whole thing off without a hitch! They held the ceremony on the beach and it was … Continue reading How to plan the wedding of your dreams in a week
Cuffing season is upon us and love is definitely in the air! I’m excited to say that my Date. Dump. Repeat streak has come to an end! No, I’m not engaged, but I have recently become exclusive with a young man and I couldn’t be more excited to see what the future holds for us. … Continue reading 5 Lessons in love
“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Stephen Chbosky Interracial dating is something that I have never discussed outside of my close circle or with men I am romantically interested in. But since I pride myself on being as transparent as possible with my writing, I knew this was something that I needed … Continue reading Part 2 – Dear Black Men: I was made to love you
Date. Dump. Repeat. That's been the running theme of my love life since pretty much forever. Meet a boy. Fall for boy. Dump boy. And then repeat. Its a tedious process, but I guess its also necessary. Its all a numbers game, right? And anyone who knows me, knows that I meet most of the … Continue reading Date. Dump. Repeat.
On Friday I received an unexpected compliment that sent me into a bit of a tailspin. And if you're wondering how that's possible, let me explain. My teammates at work decided to give awards out to our training class for surviving our 12 weeks of training together. And during that time, we've all learned quite … Continue reading On dating: women choose, but men decide