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Attention Bay Area Swirlers! A MeetUp Group You Should Definitely…

I keep telling all of you who seek the online/offline hybrid, you NEED to join a local MeetUp.com interracial dating group in your area. If there isn’t one, start one! That’s what Jena, the organizer of “Sisters with White Misters” did. I’ll admit I giggled a bit about the name, but everything about this group is top notch.

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Orange Roughy with Orange Wine Sauce…

In a matter of minutes, you can present your family with a healthy, tasty meal that will have them asking when are you broiling that fish again. A salad, some bread, and your favorite wine are all you need to complete this meal.

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All The Black People Who Got Hired In September Were Women…

Look who started getting a paycheck this December.

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New Big Bird, Obama Ad: Did the President Take it Too Far?…

How does this big, yellow Sesame Street character have to do with the race to the presidency?

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My Birthday, Part Won.…

Our beautiful, poetic and brilliant Tracy Renee Jones Recounts her recent reunion with her birth mother. Get out the tissues…

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Notes About the Bus Driver with the Killer Uppercut: “Men Are…

For the passed few days, everyone has been speculating about the woman receiving the, “FINISH HIM!!” uppercut. But what about the man who was, hit and spit on?

Yes, Cory, yes he is.

A Black Gay Man Reads This Blog. Find Out What He Thinks.…

Even black gay men have hesitations about dating white guys. You won’t want to scroll over this one!

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San Francisco “Swirling” and My One Night as a Halfbreed…

all I can say is there is truly no place on the planet like San Francisco–which is why is topped the list in Swirling as some of the most swirl-friendly cities in America. You can truly just BE who you ARE, and LOVE who you LOVE with absolutely no judgement for anyone.

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Opinion: Vice Presidential Debate 2012, “Malarkey” Took Center Stage…

This was the only opportunity we had to see VP Joe Biden and House Rep. Paul Ryan in action. It wasn’t terribly impressive but it was a definite improvement from last week’s epic fail.

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“Macho” Little Black Girls: The Anti-Femininity War on…

Note: For the purpose of this article, I’m dealing with a specifically observed issue that has nothing to do with “butch” lesbianism in black women or non-black women. What I’m talking about is not an outgrowth of self-identified sexuality, sexual expression, or a conscious decision by the individual to move away from gender norms and form their own identity. This post is on something ENTIRELY different.

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Biblical Swirling Part I: THOU SHALT NOT MIX THE TRIBES!…

With all this talk of swirling, I often wonder how some of our Christian BWE ladies approach the IR debate in their Christian circles. After all, the Bible has some pretty interesting things to say about the topic…

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Tamera Mowry is Latest Victim of the Interracial…

Tamera Mowry was attacked last night on Twitter because she dared complain about the interruptions Joe Biden made during the vice presidential debates. She wasn’t just attacked on her politics, but with her choice in husbands.

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New Bites: Bus Driver Uppercuts Teenager. Was She Asking For It?…

A bus driver uppercuts a teenager after she throws the first punch. Was he justified in saying “If you wanna act like a man, I’ll treat you like a man”?

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Hold Everything: They’re Bringing Back Kenya Dolls!…

Who (besides us) are putting this on this year’s Christmas list?

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Friday Funny: YouTube Video “Capuchin Monkeys Reject Unequal…

This brings a whole new definition to “monkey business” lol

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Jumbo Lump Meat Crab Cakes with Roasted Pepper Sauce…

A new twist to an old classic…

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White Student Raises Affirmative Action Case against University,…

Will a recent case against UT signal the end of Affirmative Action as we know it today? The conservative leaning Supreme Court may close that chapter sooner than we think.

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“Election Decompression!!” BB&W Washington D.C., Blog…

Republican, Democrat, liberal and conservative alike are invited to celebrate the ending of a soap-operatic election season. We’re going to have a discussion (in perhaps, a drunken stupor) about how personal politics can play a role in interracial dating, and attack some of the misconceptions and stereotypes some people have about dating a conservative or liberal.

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Fresh Press: Red States Top List for Online Daters Looking for…

According to InterracialDating.com, 10 of the top 20 states in most demand for online interracial dating services are historically red states.

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Travel Abroad and Leave the How-to-Catch-a-Man Books Behind!…

It looks like Italian and Korean haven’t gotten the message that black women aren’t approachable. Take a read at how this traveling sistah fares in the dating world beyond the U.S. of A.