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Grain-Free, Fall Recipes by the Author of “Wheat Belly!”…

You guys know I’m big on eliminating wheat, processed sugar, and just about anything white from my diet, which I’m convinced has me looking and feeling decades younger than I really am. While not specifically paleo, the principles of Dr. William Davis’ Wheat Belly follows many of the same principles. I was thrilled when his […]

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SirLoin’s Babe Wednesday: AfroPunk…

I would like to thank mlee for bring this to my attention.  I have to admit that as a seventy something I had never heard of AfroPunkers but the more I dug into this subgroup the more I liked what I saw. The journey began here  www,afropunk.com and of course continued on by searching online […]

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Listen Ladies! If You’re Going to Complain About How…

I wasn’t going to write about it. I wasn’t. I saw the article on the Huffington Post  like everyone else; about the woman who bemoaned out loud to mainstream America what many of us have picked up on for quite some time–there’s more than a few black men out there that aren’t too fond of […]

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Your Favorite Stars without Make Up…Don’t Be Afraid to…

As part of our new “Become Your Best You” series (this will be a full-blown, year-long challenge starting in 2015) I thought it was important to circle back to the whole, makeup vs. no makeup thing. I wasn’t one of them, but I’ve heard how some black women (especially those of a darker hue) have […]

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Despite “Scandal” and HTGAWM, We’re Still Fighting…

It’s 11 days until Halloween, so invariably there’s a few horror flicks playing at the theaters. Maxi Me knows I love horrors, so she suggested she and I go see “Annabelle,” a story about an ugly-ass doll possessed by a crazy woman.   At first I just thought this was going to one of those […]

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Man Candy Monday: A Well Dressed Man…

After a short hiatus I’m back with treats that aren’t necessarily for Halloween but you may want to bring a large pumpkin with you, nonetheless. Men are amazing naked and in the bed but there is pleasure to be found in those who are dressed as well. This week’s Man Candy Monday is dedicated to […]

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On Vetting: How Men Run Game By Telling the Truth!…

So why do they do this? Basically to have guilt-free sex, says my buddy, Jordan Harbinger, co-founder of The Art of Charm. “Men make up their minds pretty quickly about what kind of relationship he wants in a girl. Guys do it subconsciously. We say, this girl is kind of hot and kinda slutty, but […]

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AAWG: SavageTango tells it. Why I Swirl.…

By SavageTango msdsarah asks: ” I would like to know what started you on your journey to date black women and what you like about black women?” Once upon a time a white guy woke up one morning, got out of bed, looked in the mirror and said, “I’m gonna start dating Black Women today.” […]

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Open Thread: Brainstorm Session -The Forum…

Now that the new forum is being constructed it is time to turn our attention to just what you want to have in it. I have taken some of your ideas from the brainstorm thread that could be adapted as subject headings on the forum. Here is your chance to critique this list and add […]

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IRR Romance: Nichelle Gregory’s Talk Sexy…

  Nichelle Gregory, author of  “Soul Sweet” is back with another  IRR Romance offering where “pleasure is just a phone call away”. Coloring Characters? Creating believable, relatable characters is a delightful challenge that I’ve always enjoyed. I think the truly magical part of reading is how we as readers create mental pictures in our mind regarding […]

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We Broke $5,000 in just THREE Days! Get Your “Troll Tears”…

The fundraiser for a dedicated forum and social networking site COMPLETELY dedicated to the romantic, spiritual, financial and physical empowerment of black women and the men who love them has been beyond successful. I asked for $1,000. You gave me that in less than an hour, and you KEPT on giving. As of this post, […]

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Challenge! Can You Be the BEST Version of You?…

EmpressNK here, I said I’d do a series of posts with the underlying theme of “Being the best version of yourself, to your advantage”. In this first post I’ll explain the theme. I feel that people who are consistently less than the best version of themselves enjoy life less.  No one is perfect, but we […]

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Young Girl Needs Our Guidance: 15 Year-Old-Girl, Only Interested in…

Got this note from a girl last night… Hi Christelyn, My name is “Sammy” (not her real name). I recently subscribed to your channel. Im a 15 yr old black female. I do consider myself very bright and outgoing. I take challenging ap and dual enrollment classes. I mostly take interest older white men.(typically 26-50) […]

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Rosario Dawson to Play Night Nurse in New Daredevil Comic Series from…

There’s nothing better to celebrate than the opportunity to witness a beautiful brown woman donned in superhero gear. So the recent news that Rosario Dawson will be join the comic book craze is well received by folks like me that believe all women are superheros. I loved her in Sin City and can’t wait to […]

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Just for Fun…What Makes a “Creature Like No Other?”…

Black women have the most unique physical makeup of all women, everywhere. Our beauty is an asset! It’s important that each one of you know the tools, tips and tricks to maximize your unique beauty. For me, it’s wearing my hair natural. When straightened, my hair is flat and lifeless, and the look did little […]

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Video: Update on the BB&W Fund Raising Push!…

The haters are learning quickly that it is TOO late to threaten, terrorize and silence black women from speaking their truth. The haters are learning that black women have non-black allies who are willing to open their mouths and their wallets to support us. We are building our community on our terms with allegiance to […]

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Beyond Black & White Fan Page is Under Attack Again. Time to Go to…

Not even a week since we launched Beyond Black & White The Rebirth, and we’re already under attack. As you know, the last page was deleted by a concerted effort of trolls who unjustly reported and complained to Facebook until we were shut down. The reason the haters did this? Because we tell uncomfortable truths about […]

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SirLoins Babe Wednesday: Costumes, Cosplay and Steam…

This week’s post is about all things fantasy and play.  So it is fitting that during the month of October and a nod to New York’s ComicCon which is currently under way we bring you young women who are real characters and love to dress the part.       Then we have our version […]

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Loose Glitter Makeup For Holiday Parties!…

  The holiday season is steadily approaching and we all want to look our best at our respective holiday shindigs.  Glitter eyeshadow is way to up the glam factor and turn a few heads while you’re at it. I used Urban Decay’s Heavy Metal Loose Glitter in an emerald green hue called “loaded,” and a pinkish purple shade […]

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QOTW: “Why Are Black Women So Hesitant to Date and Marry…

The Question: ” Christelyn Karazin, I seriously think you should do a segment on why black women until recently where so hesitant to date and marry non-black men. I think this would get the message out there that black women are open to IRR and marriages and it would also give the white men and […]