Travel

Get Your Ten-Guy Quota in One Night at The Standar...

Definitely NOT the place to go to hide in your hotel room......
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Why I am considering moving to New Zealand

"I will be blunt, one of the main reasons I am considering this radical relocation is I WANT TO GET MARRIED!!!!"...
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This is Fifty: Swirl-Family-Friendly, Posh Califor...

I turned 40. The place we celebrated turned 50. In my humble opinion, both of us look pretty darn good....
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Want To Marry a Kiwi Guy? New Zealand is Ripe for ...

New Zealand is a-calling.......
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The California Girl’s Guide to Having Fun (a...

I say "California Girl" to be used interchangeably with any girl NOT from a huge city where no one in their right mind owns a car. For us suburban gir...
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What All Those BWE Bloggers Predicted is Finally C...

Although I'm a single woman who isn't focused on getting dates at the moment--but that could change at any second, because really, who knows when The ...
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Niala: Dress Smart Like a London Lass

Walking the streets of London is equivalent to walking down a haute couture runway. When I leave my flat, I have to keep up with the well-dressed wome...
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Do We Care About Our Afro-Latina Sisters?

Here in America even we black folks take things for granted. We have had our civil rights movement behind us for decades and though the struggle conti...
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Are the Brits Down with the Swirl? YES.

Turning heads, coy smiles, and sudden attempts at conversation: things I experience everyday down in London. I’m going to answer the question I’m ...
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SwirlQueen: Blasian Love in Asia

It may surprise some that American sisters and African sisters are also living happily in Korea with their husbands and children....
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Question of the Week: English White Guy Asks Me Ho...

I received this note from "J," a young man living in England who is interested in black women, but it unsure how to approach them. After you read this...
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Fun With Your Foreign Boo’s Fam, Language Barrie...

I date men who are not American. Stands to reason--I’ve lived in 5 different European countries over the last 12 years, with an autumn-long stint in...
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Want to Get Your Degree Overseas — for Free?

Pack your bags, ladies....
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Take Your Show (a)broad!

How far would you go?...
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