Relationships

Jade and Tom: One Year of Love, Part One

After I posted a picture of another couple on our social media, Jade and Tom reached out. I am so glad to have had the opportunity to speak with them....
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Niecy Nash: How NOT to keep a man

Written by Penelope Farthing Niecy Nash sadly reported that she and her husband Jay Tucker are calling it quits after eight years of marriage. This is...
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He’s Just Not That Into You: The Case of Angela ...

Thanks to Penelope and Christelyn, I have been challenged to expand my writing repertoire beyond my weekly interviews. While I will still be interview...
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Should black women say bye to bi guys?

Written by Penelope Farthing There has been much chat about the sexual practices and beliefs of some celebrity black men of late. Malik Yoba has been ...
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Jealousy: Meghan, Wendy, and Candace

Written by Penelope Farthing Meghan, Duchess of Sussex has been in headlines more this week, following a documentary airing her struggles with adjusti...
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Nicki Minaj – A Cautionary Tale

Nicki Minaj apparently married her felonious boyfriend Kenneth Petty this week, and while I’m saddened by the subterranean depths she reached in...
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Dating lessons my mother taught me

Written by Penelope Farthing If you couldn’t tell by my abrasive, somewhat acerbic writing style, especially when it comes to topics I am passionate...
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Even more swirling scare tactics you might encount...

Written by Penelope Farthing Now we are up to our third edition of swirling scare tactics that black women might hear when they test out interracial d...
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Another Pink Pill Dosage: Couples in Review, Part ...

We are back again with another “Pink Pill Dosage,” where I look back on some of the past couple spotlights, and draw some advice, insight and real...
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Pink Pill Dosage: Interview takeaways, Part 1

It has been an amazing journey writing for this blog. It still doesn’t quite seem real. Now that we have gone through a few couples on the blog, I t...
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Nashé and John: It was magnetic

Nashé and John recently responded to a request I made on social media, for couples to share their stories. Thank you for participating! I hope you e...
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Netrea and Gary: Loving Life Now, Part 2

Netrea and Gary recently responded to a request I made on social media, for couples to share their stories. We had a great conversation. I hope you en...
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Netrea and Gary: College Sweethearts, Part 1

Netrea and Gary recently responded to a request I made on social media, for couples to share their stories. We had a great conversation. I hope you en...
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Would you opt in to single motherhood?

Written by Penelope Farthing This blog originated “No Wedding No Womb”, and we are advocates of character over color and choosing the best man for...
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