Springtime Planting: Visit Nurseries for Inspiration!...

It’s that time again to start thinking about what to grow in your spring and summer garden. Anything you grow at home will have superior taste over what you can get at the store. Go to your local nursery for inspiration, but know which plants that grow best from seed, and which starter plants that…

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At Last…An Anti-Defamation Organization for Black Wome...

If you haven’t heard about this history-making event yet, just wait. In a year, you may see news segments about it on CNN, featured articles in ...

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Do You Prefer Dating White Men Who Have ONLY Ever Dated Blac...

We’re working on a new series, The Pros and Cons: Dating White Men, for later release. In the meantime, we’ll be releasing little snippets...

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Persistence Pays! NCAA Coach, Frank Martin Asked 7 Times for...

Here’s a sweet story about persistence paying off. NCAA coach Frank Martin, who heads the basketball time for South Carolina, mentioned in an in...

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[Video] Weekly You Tube IR Family Wrap Up, Featuring Up-and-...

These couples are adorable! https://youtu.be/tceiWdZ6xdc...

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Rachel Dolezal in “People” Reveals Why Being ...

Rachel Dolezal isn’t going to let anyone take her ‘blackness’ away from her. Because her being a white woman impersonating a black w...

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QOTW: Her White Husband Called Her the “N-Word”...

Hi, I am writing to you because I need some advice. I admire you and look up to you as a role model; like my mother. My husband who is white and I (bl...

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It’s Time: Black Women FINALLY Marching for Themselves...

For far too long, the image and likeness of black women and girls have been dragged for filth in the public forum. Social media sites like You Tube, F...

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20 Years and Counting…YES These Interracial Marriages ...

Got this letter from a fan, and just had to share! Dear Christelyn, this is my first time contacting you, but your story inspired me a year or two ago...

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How to Get Rid of Acne...

Acne whether you are old or young is freaking annoying! Some people’s acne is mild, meaning here and there from time to time. On the other hand ...

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Thanks So MUCH! Money We Raised Last Friday!...

This is for an internet troll/terrorist who thought Beyond Black & White and the sisterhood only donated $20 last Friday after our live hangout wi...

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QOTW: Black Woman Insecure About the White Women In Her Husb...

The question: I am a 53 yr. old African-American woman. I recently married a Caucasian man, who is also 53. We have been married 7 months. I have neve...

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Black Women Interested In Dating Other Minorities: Remember ...

I recently read an article about a black woman living in Switzerland who love Bollywood movies so much that when she discovered that some of her favor...

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On Vetting: Don’t Fall for this Game–“I Wa...

This tactic of manipulation is an old one, but it’s around because it still works. But in this day and age of revenge porn and nude blackmail ph...

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My Trip to the 100% Pure Store, and a Message “Green&#...

You know that I have raved about 100% Pure as a healthier cosmetic option for us. Ladies, I know the MAC Cosmetics counter may call out to you, but t...

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[Video] In Case You Missed It…Last Night’s LIVE ...

We have a new champion against online bullying, and her name is Sophia Angeli Nelson. https://youtu.be/BoCmWmfiiNk Our blog, You Tube, legal and admin...

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Money Saving Strategies for Moving...

Americans move for a diverse number of reasons, with many folks moving to be closer to their workplace. Others might wish to be closer to friends and ...

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Cauliflower “Bread,” a Game Changer For Gluten F...

I’ve been (mostly) living a gluten free, paleo-type diet for years now, and I will never look back. Yes; bread is delicious, but wheat wreaks ha...

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Celebrity Author Sophia Nelson Takes On Bullies Who Bash Bla...

It looks like one of the prime He Man Black Woman Haters on You Tube has met the wrong one. You know him as Obsidian. He’s done about 30+ bash v...

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QOTW: “I’m 38 and Have NEVER Had a Date.”...

Settle in for this one. The letter: Hi Christelyn: I would really appreciate it if you keep my identity anonymous if you decide to publicly respond to...

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‘Savage Tango’ Is Getting Hitched in Vegas, and ...

We have ANOTHER BB&W wedding on the horizon, and this time it’s our very own ‘Savage Tango’ and his lovely bride! https://youtu....

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Video: You Tube Interracial Family Weekly Wrap Up: Baby Expl...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gp_8y7dv9PA Know any other You Tube families we should feature? Let us know in the comments section!...

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Don’t Let the Body Acceptance Trend Give You An Excuse...

For the most part, I’ve only passively observed the body positivity/fat acceptance movement until I had an interesting conversation with a healt...

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Uhm..Er…Unexpected BB&W Update…...

Sorry for the unexpected update, but…Livefyre is kaput. This comes as a major surprise to us, because our web management service told us absolut...

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Rachel Linsey, Please Don’t Allow Black To Decide What...

Rachel Linsey is making history as the first African American Bachelorette, but that’s not stopping some black folks from trying to pressure her...

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Is Hiring a Personal Trainer the Answer to Your Weight Probl...

If it seems no matter how hard you try to lose weight, you just can’t seem to make friends with your bathroom scale, you’re not alone. Man...

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QOTW: “I’m Passed The Point of Considering Black...

The Question: I’m a 29 year old, single black woman (of caribbean descent). I’ve lived overseas for a few years and I’ll soon be ret...

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Better Than Bought: Homemade Herbal Hair Tonic for Shiny, Hy...

People often ask me if it’s a good idea to grow herbs, and usually want the mean to do is use them for culinary use or for teas. However, there&...

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Moving to Canada Might Just Be the Thing for Black Women...

It looks like our trip this summer to tour Toronto for our first Girl Who Swirls Goes Around the World tour is just in time, because it seems like all...

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Health Alert: Startling Rise in Syphilis; CDC Blames Online ...

Diseases once thought to be virtually eliminate or at least under control have reared their ugly heads. Chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis are making a...

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