Early this year Jeannie Mai host of the daytime television talk show "The Real" was spotted out with rapper Jeezy. Although Jeannie has expressed her attraction for Black men before, people thought that this was an odd pairing. At that time she stated that the two were only dating. In recent news they have announced… Continue reading Why Are You Mad About Jeannie & Jeezy But You Clap For Prince Harry & Meghan Markle?
It may be hard to believe, but repeated bad breakups can leave you with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. It can be hard to effectively move on to someone else because you are patiently waiting for the other shoe to drop in the back of your mind. It can be easy to rationalize in your mind that… Continue reading How to Survive Past Relationship PTSD
Does your appearance give you an unfair advantage over others? Make no mistake, there are many types of privileged groups in the world. There are people who are thriving more easily in society than others due to the favor that their social standing gives them. There are people who have easier lives based on how… Continue reading Pretty Privilege
A big part of any relationship is listening. It can seem that there are times when our friends have problems that never ever end and we are literally exhausted from listening. I was going through a hard time, and I’m quite sure I irritated all of my friends. I had the same problem for like… Continue reading Why We Have Trouble Taking Our Own Advice
If you know me, you know I try to be a good friend. We all fall short, but I really give it a good try. I feel that friends are the family that we choose. My family is my family and I didn’t have any say in that. My friends are in my life because… Continue reading 8 Reasons Why Your Friend Ghosted You
I think that it’s absolutely amazing that Halle Bailey is going to be cast as Ariel in the upcoming Little Mermaid remake. She has a phenomenal voice and so much grace. I think it’s important that we teach our children that we can be different things, in different roles, and there is not just one… Continue reading We’ve All Been An Ariel At Some Point
Is it better to be single? Is it better to be married? Is it better to be a young mother or an old mother? On any given day I scroll down my timeline and see single women making stats that say, “I’m on vacation, I’m not worried about a bae,” “I’m so glad I don’t… Continue reading The Single Dating Friend VS The Married Mom Friend: The Hate and The Shade