Thriving

Behaviors for black women to drop and adopt

Written by Penelope Farthing I wanted to ask our readers a simple question: what are some things black women can do to improve the collective’s ...
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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!

Written by Penelope Farthing On my Facebook timeline, every so often I’ll see some clueless victim hawking tragic, poor quality makeup/skincare, the...
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Black Moms Gone Viral: Mothers of Twins

Written by Penelope Farthing Two black mothers/mother-to-be of twin girls also made it across my screen this week, and since the first post was gettin...
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Black Moms Gone Viral: Mothers of Infants

Written by Penelope Farthing This past week, two black mothers are making the rounds on the Internet, for vile reasons. The first woman was in a fight...
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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

Written by Penelope Farthing I love writing, and even more so, I love writing about topics surrounding black women. Being a black woman, I can add my ...
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Pink Pill for College Girls: Beware the Pitfalls o...

Written by Penelope Farthing With the advent of social media, any random thing that comes to mind or an event best kept under wraps can be broadcasted...
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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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At 46, So Many Lessons…

Next week I’ll be 46. And you know what? I’m sooo good with it. I’ve learned so much, and I still have so much more to learn. Here’s 10 Things...
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Trini and Jay’s Relationship Building

What challenges have you faced?  I have one crazy sibling who I feel is ‘Americanized’ in not necessarily the ‘best’ way. Other than that, wi...
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S. Helena and Naveen, It was Fate

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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Pink Pill Spotlight: Naomi’s Take, Part 2

In this interview, we will be continuing our first Pink Pill Spotlight. We will explore tips and tricks while on the date. Many thanks to Naomi for su...
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