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Do Unhappy Couples Stay In Competition With Other Couples?

"Kimye" is the hottest trending couple right now next to Jay and Bey. People want to know their every move. Since Jay-Z and Kanye work with each other often, and are friends, both Kim and Beyoncé are also going to be seeing a lot of each other.  Couples are almost always in competition with each other. Who loves each other … [Read more...]

Life’s Impact: Why Fathers Are Needed, Especially For Their Daughters

My story: I was recently in the car with my mom having one of our everyday conversations about whatever comes to mind. As we were driving, I felt overwhelmed with emotion about how much she has sacrificed for me from childhood to now.  The more I felt thankful for her the more it reminded me that my dad had barely done … [Read more...]

Black Women: Why So Many Remain Single

First, before we start the countdown (in no particular order) let's be clear, there are a lot of reasons why black women stay single; whether it's a choice or unbeknownst to them. However, the main reason at the end of the day is YOURSELF! If you're a black woman and you're single, I hate to be so blunt, but it's because … [Read more...]

Important Relationship Questions: Part 1

I came across an interesting article on Lovendar that said there are relationship questions you should never avoid asking. The author, Elona writes, "You can't pursue, establish, build, grow or maintain a healthy loving and intimate relationship without asking relationship questions." I must agree with her. Too often we … [Read more...]

A WOMAN’S NIGHTMARE: DATING A MAMA’S BOY

Mama's boys get a bad rep when it comes to dating. Dating a mama's boy is tricky! Although you want a guy that has the utmost respect for his mom, you also want a guy that respects you as well. Sometimes it's hard for a mama's boy to make you a top priority because he believes that would mean his mom isn't as important. … [Read more...]

CRAYONS VS. COCKTAIL: BEING A MOM AND HAVING A LIFE

That's right! I said it, but I'm sure you were thinking it, at LEAST once. It seems like it is NEVER enough! Usually, I only write articles on the "this and that" of a relationship. Not this article. This is going to be a soft rant for all the moms that have at some point felt the way I have. Sometimes as women we can … [Read more...]

WHICH IS MORE IMPORTANT: YOU OR THE VIDEO GAME?

Men and their stupid video games, right? Wrong! Ladies, sorry to say, you won't win against the video game. You're setting yourself up for failure. You could always go on a disastrous rant, take the video game system and hide it or break it!! Right? Wrong again. You'll create an even bigger problem. If you're at this … [Read more...]

5 KEYS TO RELATIONSHIP HAPPINESS THROUGH COMMUNICATION

Let's face it, men and women have different communication styles. Even though one of you may want to talk it out, the other may shy away from the discussion viewing it as a conflict. I'm sure you can guess who plays what role. Men: Try to avoid the long drawn out conversation, believing the situation may be too "touchy" … [Read more...]