Black American Matriarch Set Roots In New Zealand

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Elizabeth Cabell American slavery left an unwitting legacy on most of us descended from Africans. The sad thing is that most of us don’t know our … [Read more...]

Astrid & Maher “L’amore est eternal”

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Michelle Calloway of The Swirl World posted a photograph of Astrid and Maher on her Pinterest board.  It left me wanting more so I had to go fishing … [Read more...]

Could V. Stivano Be Another Yellow Rose Or Silly Rabbit?

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Perhaps much to NBA Clippers owner Donald Sterling's dismay, V. Stiviano is not going anywhere any time soon.  The woman at the center of the fire … [Read more...]

Mashayla and Scott Exchange I Do’s At Casa Del Mar

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  Congrats are in order for this happy couple.  Mashayla and Scott's fabulous wedding took place in lovely Santa Monica Beach's Casa del … [Read more...]

“Would a Rainbeau Accept My Special Needs Child?”

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Dylan A recent post on my Facebook community page sparked the question: "Would a rainbeau accept my special needs child??  Any single woman who loves … [Read more...]

The Picture That Changed My Life

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  I posted the photograph below on my Facebook page last week. It brought back fond memories for Brenda Thompson so she shared a nostalgic … [Read more...]

Lissette Gonzalez and Family Have “Happy” Fun

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Most of the BBWland readers were treated to a follow up interview of Lissette Gonzalez and her fabulous family last year in the Color Blind & … [Read more...]

Stand Up Sister Protects a Stranger and Her Child

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When I think of strong black woman, I like to think of Tameka Bates.  She took swift action to protect a stranger who was being harassed by a black … [Read more...]

Shocking: Do We Support Child Brides Or Child Sexual Abuse?

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Many in the world were horrified to hear of an 8 year old Yemeni bride named Rawan who died on her wedding night.  The poor little baby's body was … [Read more...]

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough – The Barbara Hillary Story

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  I stumbled across this video of the fabulous Barbara Hillary a couple years back and revisited it today.  As a relationship coach, I meet … [Read more...]