How’s Everybody Doing?...

Happy Friday! How are you all doing? News coverage got you down? Got cabin fever from the lockdown? Eyeing your 77 rolls of toilet paper and wondering if it will be enough? Feel free to vent below!

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Weave – Another No Go Zone...

WRITTEN BY PENELOPE FARTHING As one commenter so eloquently put it, I went and done kicked the hornet’s nest with the post about weave and coronavir...

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Additional Supplies for your COVID Prep...

Written by Penelope Farthing Shelves are cleared clean out of the essentials in the event of a worldwide coronapocalypse. Toilet paper statues are bei...

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Childcare Considerations during Coronavirus...

  Written by Penelope Farthing Coronavirus has thrust the world into a panic that has not been seen in recent times. Schools from kindergarten to...

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Florida Man Taints Black Love Amid COVID Panic...

Written by Penelope Farthing Disclaimer: All details in this blog are alleged. Proof of much of the interactions described in this post is yet to be p...

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Weave in the time of Coronavirus...

Written by Penelope Farthing March 10th was International Wig Day. I’m a few days late and a dollar short, but this topic is still somewhat importan...

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Dan Gasby might as well have killed B Smith #RIP...

This is another super long post. I am sorry, but I could not keep my thoughts to 1000 words. As per usual, read the whole thing before you come for my...

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My thoughts on Symone Sanders vs. Protester...

Written by Penelope Farthing Last year, Karine Jean-Pierre put herself in between a male protester and then-presidential hopeful Kamala Harris. Histor...

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This Week in Violence Against Black Women...

Written by Penelope Farthing You know what seems to be cool in the Internet streets? Recording black women getting disrespected and uploading it for t...

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Should Celebrities Be Outed After Death?...

I’m watching Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez on Netflix, and at around the 47min and 30 seconds mark Aaron Hernandez is outed as Gay or B...

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Eating Disorders Are NOT for Black Girls...

For National Eating Disorder Awareness Week (March 2-8), I wanted to discuss eating disorders as it pertains to black women and girls. Black Women don...

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Not Dating Bisexual Men Does Not Make Black Women Homophobic...

Disclaimer: This post is a long one. If you are going to start frothing at the mouth because you read the title and a few paragraphs, please save your...

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Snoop, Gayle, and why pimping IS easy...

Written by Penelope Farthing Important Author’s Note: As I’ve referred to before, I’ve been experiencing quite a bit of writing burnout lately. ...

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Sorry; Meghan Markle is Not Your Mule....

It seems that black women are at it again to police black women and their derivatives on how to be good little social justice warriors for “the ...

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2000’s Fashions That are Making a Comeback...

Written by Saran Lawson You may want to hit the gym early because they’re trying to make us wear low riders again. I know what a few people are sayi...

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Doctor Board: Book Interview with Author Adaure Chi...

Adaure Chi reaches out to us in order to promote her book, Doctor Board. She is an OG follower of the blog, and has been reading Christelyn’s conten...

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Black Women: The Article on Love You Need...

Here is the thing, forget media sensationalization and the hype. You are in the game when it comes to love. There is a lot of data out there about lov...

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Make marrying a traditional belief again! -pt.2...

Written by Penelope Farthing And here I am again, with part two of this post. You can read part one here.   To recap, Kayla Nicole, an 18-year-ol...

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Make marrying a traditional belief again! pt.1...

Written by Penelope Farthing Well folks, I’m back, but only for a little while. I have been experiencing some major burnout around the typical topic...

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What is a Single Person to Do on Valentine’s Day?...

Trigger warning: Some people really dislike seeing people who are not black and female featured on the blog. I do hear you and understand your feeling...

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The Case of the Perfect Attendance Pencil...

There is a little girl going viral online. Taylor James, a little elementary school black girl, was speaking to her mother about another child at scho...

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Best Picture: An Oscar-Worthy Kiss...

Note: this post is highlighting a beautiful moment between Brad Pitt and Regina King at the 92nd Academy Awards. We cannot definitively say whether or...

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Would black women survive a zombie apocalypse?...

Written by Penelope Farthing   I was a Walking Dead fan for the first few seasons. I dropped off around midway through season 6, since it just fe...

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Continuing the Convo: Ari Lennox and Black Features...

Written by Saran Lawson Keeping the conversation going with Ari Lennox’s Instagram rant from a few weeks ago, I have a question. Why are black f...

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Meghan’s Dad: Thomas Markle is Trifiling...

Written By Saran Lawson The Royals are everywhere you click on the internet, and this site is no exception. An article popped up in the notifications ...

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Black Women to Terry Crews: Oh, “Please”...

Written by Penelope Farthing The latest nonsense to hit social media this week surrounds TV host, failed athlete and Tootsie Roll factory reject, Terr...

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Diony and William: We Get Through It Together, Part 2...

Diony and William share about the ups and downs of their family, and how their relationship has progressed. I hope you enjoy reading their story. &nbs...

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Diony and William: A Second Chance at Love, Part 1...

We have a new love story for you all. I hope you enjoy this new Couple Spotlight with Diony and William.    What are your names? Our names are D...

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A Divested Woman’s Perspective on the Deaths of Kobe and G...

On Sunday, January 26th, Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna, died with 7 others in a helicopter crash on their way to a basketball event. Most peopl...

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Tell me, do YOU work for free?...

Written by Penelope Farthing I was inspired to write this blog after a rather bizarre yet interesting exchange I saw take place in our comment section...

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