Thriving

Mental Health Tips in the Age of the Internet

I love the Internet. Reliable Wi-Fi is a close third after food and shelter. I got my first dial up connection shortly after I hit double-digit ages, ...
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Level Up Tips on an Average Income

There is a lot of chat of securing bags and “Get money sis!” in these streets when it comes to relationships. These are definitely good goals to s...
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Pink Pill for College Tour Kick Off!

So…you know now that The Pink Pill for College is set to launch August 30, we have something just as exciting–a college-town tour! Join me...
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My Special Announcement!!

  Hello all, everyone good? It’s been a while since you’ve seen me as a post author here on the blog, and for good reason! While Penn...
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Behaviors for black women to drop and adopt

I wanted to ask our readers a simple question: what are some things black women can do to improve the collective’s image?   Why do I ask? &...
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S. Helena’s Ideal Man, Part 3

This interview is the third installment of my conversation with S. Helena. In this piece, she shares on her ideal man and gives us some tips on dating...
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Pink Pill for College Girls: MLMs are a scam, sis!

On my Facebook timeline, every so often I’ll see some clueless victim hawking tragic, poor quality makeup/skincare, the latest get-thin-quick shake,...
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Black Moms Gone Viral: Mothers of Twins

Two black mothers/mother-to-be of twin girls also made it across my screen this week, and since the first post was getting a bit wordy, I had to split...
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Black Moms Gone Viral: Mothers of Infants

This past week, two black mothers are making the rounds on the Internet, for vile reasons.   The first woman was in a fight and embodied so many ...
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S. Helena and Naveen’s Challenges and Triumphs, ...

I had the opportunity to interview S. Helena on her three-year marriage with Naveen. Some of you may remember her from one of Christelyn’s in-depth ...
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Break Up With Blackistan, I’m Bored

I love writing, and even more so, I love writing about topics surrounding black women. Being a black woman, I can add my own insight and input to thin...
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Pink Pill for College Girls: Beware the Pitfalls o...

With the advent of social media, any random thing that comes to mind or an event best kept under wraps can be broadcasted to millions of people in rea...
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Couple Crush! Katie and Philippe: A Strong and Uni...

In this article, we will continue to share the story of our first couple from France. Thank you, Katie and Philippe, for doing this interview with me....
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Couple Crush! Katie and Philippe: He Found His Bla...

In this article, we will welcome our first couple from France. Katie  has graciously agreed to discuss her marriage with Philippe. I hope you enjoy t...
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