Thriving

Do You Feel The Need to Distance Yourself from Oth...

Several times I have seen black women write that black women need to act to distance themselves from other black women. But why would I need to distan...
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Transform Your Inner Critic Into An Inner Coach

"As black women, we can sometimes feel as if we have critics on every street corner and down every avenue. But, as bad as those critics are, the worse...
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Don’t Be a Rachel Jeantel

Now that things have died down a bit, I had to say something....
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Black Women: How BOLD Are You? Steps to S...

Something I've been working on is my level of mental and emotional boldness. I don't mean being brash or careless, but bold. To be bold and be a black...
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Apologize For Wanting To Be (Or Being) Happy? Pfff...

Turns out whites AND blacks expect you to live a miserable life....
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“Father Hunger” The Cause of Many Wome...

New polls suggest “father hunger” is continuing to alter the family structure in the United States. A recent Associated Press pollfinds 42 percent...
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Relationship Red Flags: The Longer You Accept the ...

If your tolerance for foolishness is high, you might not recognize the signs of dysfunction. Read and learn....
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BB&W Throwback: Fathers Are Miracles Workers&...

The strangest thing happened to me a month after my father died......
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Like Attracts Like: Do You Really Know What It Mea...

NOTE: This post is ONLY for women who WANT to get married and have families. If this isn't you, you might just want to check out Tanisha's post on bla...
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Premiering Tonight: “I’m Having Their ...

Most notable in the line-up are the black women who choose adoption, considering......
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Why Do Some Black Women Consider Marriage “T...

Ever wonder why these women get so mad? It's because the topic of black women in loving relationships where they are married and thriving is like a do...
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Women are Winning in the Workplace…Kind of

The Pew Research Center released a report last week under the headline “Breadwinner Moms.” A misleading title in all, they forgot to add "Includin...
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Have A Seat, Bigots: No Self-Respecting Swirl-Mind...

To said bigots, I present this empty stadium. It may take you awhile to work your way around. You might have to miss a couple of days of work. There m...
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Let’s Help a BB&W Youngin’ Go Ove...

Let's help a loyal reader realize her dreams!...
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