Transform Your Inner Critic Into An Inner Coach

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Change Your Thinking, Change your Life Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness The Power of Habit Decisive: How To … [Read more...]

Apologize For Wanting To Be (Or Being) Happy? Pfffft….

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A recent study by the University of Milano-Bicocca revealed some interesting findings. White and black people have less empathy for black peoples' … [Read more...]

Relationship Red Flags: The Longer You Accept the “Abnormal” the More Normal It Becomes.

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Part II of "Spotting Dangerous Men" Series Laneesha started dating Gary when she graduated high school. He was charming and caring, and filled the … [Read more...]

Like Attracts Like: Do You Really Know What It Means to Be ‘Equally Yoked?’

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NOTE: This post is ONLY for women who WANT to get married and have families. If this isn't you, you might just want to check out Tanisha's post on … [Read more...]

Lead, Follow, or Get Out of the Way: BB&W Is NOT Just a Swirling Club.

Christelyn loves us. How do I know this? Because she does not just tell us what we want to hear. That is what people who sincerely care about us … [Read more...]

The Best Explanation for Why [Some] Black Men Troll Black Women’s Blogs.

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I fricking LOVE the blog, For Harriet, and if you don't have it bookmarked you should. I just read a piece over yonder about all the shade SOME black … [Read more...]

Question of the Week: “How Do I Get Over My Married Boyfriend?”

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Dear Mrs. Karazin,   I have been hesitant to write to you mainly because I didn’t know where to begin. Secondly, I doubt you will have the time to … [Read more...]

‘DeepWater’…From Corporate Life To Homelessness To (White Man/Business Partner in Love and Business)‏

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By BB&W Crew Girl, "DeepWater" An office setting is (mostly) always where I wanted to work.   I started off in my teen years working retail, … [Read more...]

Legal Loan Sharking: Why You Should Avoid Payday Loans Like the Plague!

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Getting your Money right. For all of the talk of empowering black women to lead the best lives that they can one thing stands out. Living the good … [Read more...]

Triple Consciousness and the Black Woman

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W.E.B Du Bois was a brilliant man. He was an important contributing factor to the new social science named sociology and one of the greatest writers … [Read more...]

Commentary on the Crooked Room: Shame on You Black Girl…(Part 1)

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This multi-part series covering Melissa Harris-Perry's book, Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes, and Black Women in America, has discussed three main … [Read more...]