Love It! Couple I Interviewed for Loving Day 2014 Tied the Knot!!


I just love it when this happens, and it happens a lot. Last year, courtesy of online dating site,, I was able to attend the … [Read more...]

“Im a Negro Bed Wench,” and Other Things I Learned Since Marrying My Husband


Written by The Peacock Bride I'm a sell out. I'm a Negro Bed Wench. I'm an Uncle Tom. Yup...How did I find this out? Like most things, I've found out … [Read more...]

That Awkward Moment When Numbskulls Assume Your Biracial Baby Isn’t Yours…

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Last night, my husband Sean was holding our 16-month-old daughter Maya as we were boarding a flight from BWI to MCO. As we stepped onto the plane, one … [Read more...]

Another BB&W Reader Success Story! Remember April & Henry? They Got Hitched!


Some of you might recall a reader letter from April, who wrote me back in 2013 about how this blog was a support to her as she began dating Henry, a … [Read more...]

Robin Thicke and His Very Public Attempt to Win Back His Wife. You Buying It?

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Robin Thicke is really, really, really serious about winning back his humiliated wife, Paula Patton with this new video, "Get You Back," and warns all … [Read more...]

Black American Matriarch Set Roots In New Zealand


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...]

Eve Becomes “Mrs. Maximillion Cooper”

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This from People magazine Rapper and actress Eve married her fiancé, Maximillion Cooper, on Saturday. The Barbershop star and the British designer … [Read more...]

Another You Tube Couple Shares Their Story: Val & Andrew

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After our first feature of one of the fabulous You Tube couples that follow this blog, I got this note... "We are Val & Andrew. I'm from the … [Read more...]

Congrats, David and Iman, for 22 Years of Wedded Bliss!

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I remember when it was announced that David Bowie and Iman were a thing, and that that grew into a marriage. It was the early 90's, and interracial … [Read more...]