Troll Crushing 101: Comment Gems from the BB&W Crew


Some of the best content on this site can be found in our comment section.  Oh we love our readers!!!!!! In this installment of Gems from the … [Read more...]

#SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen Hashtag Cracks the Fissure Between Women of Color and White Feminists Wide Open

Mikki Kendall (@Karnythia)

It all started with the public meltdown of faux feminist Hugo Schwyzer. Schwyzer, a self-proclaimed feminist and a professor who taught women's … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Pan Seared Steaks with Red Wine Pan Sauce

Filet of Beef with Red Wine Sauce + Garlic Mash + Roasted Asparagus2

Pan Seared Steaks with Red Wine Pan Sauce Steak has to be the one food that most people think of when they think about with good reason. Steak is … [Read more...]

How To Be A Strong Black Woman: Follow Oprah’s Example


Everyone and their mother has heard about Oprah's brush with racism in Zurich. In case you haven't, let me give you the scoop. Oprah visited an … [Read more...]

BB&W Exclusive: Garcelle Beauvais Talks New Book Series, Hollywood, and Black Women Swirling


I got a chance to have a chat with one of the most beautiful black actresses in Hollywood--Garcelle Beauvais. We got to talking about her new book to … [Read more...]

Friday Funny: Archie and Valerie Have a Swirl Baby!


My how things have changed! If you would have told me I'd ever see this when Archie and the Pussycats were on the tube on Saturday morning's comic … [Read more...]

“Getting A Black Man Is The Best A Black Woman Can Do”….Oh, REALLY?????

You all have to excuse me, but I have been having the most interesting conversations with people lately and I just have to relay these talks I've been … [Read more...]

Living a Better Life – Gratitude for BB&W


I haven’t been around as much lately due to work constraints (which is a good thing). More on this later. But I wanted to take time to share how … [Read more...]

My Favorite Swirling Cities


I have lived in some beautiful cities most of which were great swirling cities within the US and visited several outside of our borders. I would like … [Read more...]

Do We Have To Get Rid Of The Strong Black Woman?

Beautiful, Happy African Woman

Why do so many of us feel that the strong black woman archetype has harmed us? What's so bad about assertiveness or resilience? We certainly need … [Read more...]

About Singledom: “But What If GAWD Sends You a Man With 9 Kids???!! What Are You Going to Do Then?”

Another Sunday night, another time to chat on the phone with one of my best girlfriends about when I'm going to get serious about this whole … [Read more...]