Thriving

Don’t Miss This…LIVE INFO WEBINAR on T...

TODAY, you will get all the tea! You’ll hear and see the details of the master course, hear the testimonials of real women who have enrolled and...
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What About Your Friends? When Your Friend Is Part ...

New relationships bring out a plethora of feelings. There’s the giddiness. There are the extended glances at one another. There are the hours and ho...
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Five Things Black Women Should Never Do at Work Ev...

Ah…the things I’ve learned since leaving the corporate world behind. The mistakes listed in this video are actual things that I did and sh...
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Five Mantras to Live By in 2019

Written by Penelope Farthing It is still pretty early in 2019, and while the New Year New Me attitude may not be as new; it is never too late to reinv...
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Black Women, We’re Light Years Behind the Cu...

It’s Time to Get Serious About Your Future, Sis. This afternoon I had been feeling a bit tired from a very busy week planning activities around ...
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Black Women, Stop Broadcasting Foolishness!

Written by Penelope Farthing We black women are beautiful. We age more slowly, our natural hair grows towards the sky, and at our best, other women bu...
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Video: Five Things to Help Black Women Be More Cul...

Check out my latest YouTube video…and while you’re at it, make sure you subscribe!...
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What Does Vetting Mean, Anyway?

Written by Penelope Farthing Landlords vet potential tenants, employers vet potential employees. In a market where you are the prize to be won (despit...
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Black Women, Your Pain Only Matters When a White M...

  “No! Stop! Help Me! Please Help Me!” Those were the words I heard when viewing a video in which someone conducted a Facebook Live of a woma...
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I Don’t Believe You: Why I Can’t Hear Celebrit...

By now, we’ve all either seen or heard the fine points of the R. Kelly documentary, “Surviving R. Kelly.” To recap, a whole list of women who me...
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Jesus Christ Is Not Birth Control

  By  Candice Smith Adewole Recently in conversation, I mentioned how I saw my 19-year-old niece on Instagram hugged up with some boy on a photo...
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Snag Your Spot–The Purple Pill Inaugural Eve...

You’ve heard rumors and rumblings about the upcoming Purple Pill, a play off of Kendall St. Charle’s Breukelen Bleu alias and my Pink Pill...
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Chance the Rapper: “I Didn’t Value [R ...

Chance the Rapper sat down with Jamilah Lemieux (who appeared as a commentator on Surviving R. Kelly), and revealed a LOT about black men that we alre...
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What the Latest McDonald’s Beatdown Says Abo...

Another day, another video going viral of a black girl or woman being beaten is what I thought at first when I viewed the latest footage of a deranged...
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