Back To School…Then and Now…


Do you remember when all you needed for school was a backpack, notebook, Number Two pencil and a ream of paper and you were all set for school? Gah, … [Read more...]

Getting Familiar with His Familia: Meeting His Family For the First Time


The word family can either cause the average person to break out in a huge smile while feeling those warm and tingly reminders of all things safe and … [Read more...]

Why Do Some Black Women Consider Marriage “The Enemy”? Part II

I wrote the first part in response to the negative attitudes I'd seen from single black women regarding marriage. Specifically people who have never … [Read more...]

Kids React to Learning Rabid Racists Hate Cheerios!

Screen shot 2013-07-17 at 6.58.34 AM What I love about children is that they are so honest. Their reactions are so pure, without blemish. One has to wonder … [Read more...]

Chris Noth, Looking HOT, Says His Biracial Son is “Natural Evolution,” But “Black Media” Does Typical Fear Mongering.


This morning I did my usual rounds of news gathering and came across a post from Clutch, sort of suggesting that "Sex and the City" actor, Chris Noth … [Read more...]

“Father Hunger” The Cause of Many Womens’ Relationship Woes


‘Father Hunger’: How His Absence Affects His Daughters Tips for Breaking the Cycle of Unhealthy Relationships for Women by Dee Louis-Scott In … [Read more...]

Halfrican: Being Black AND White in a Black OR White World

By Amanda Wells It would be nice to be able to say that racism and ignorance is over….not so much, but I do have to admit that we, as a society, … [Read more...]

BB&W Throwback: Fathers Are Miracles Workers…

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I wrote this a year ago, and there's not a word I would change. I simply must share it again to honor the man whom I still love and cherish so very … [Read more...]

Photo of the Day: The Babster Shows Her Support for Cheerios…

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There's also a Tumblr page dedicated to supporting the Cheerios commercial, called "We are the 15 Percent." Go check it out, and share your photos, so … [Read more...]

Jenn M. Jackson Says, “Cheerios Commercial Philosophers, Have Several Seats”

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Originally posted on Water Cooler Convos. Several folks have reached out to me wondering my opinion about the Cheerios ad heard 'round the world in … [Read more...]