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Modern Day Matchmaker: How to Trust Again

Modern Day Matchmaker: How to Trust Again

Via Essence. How to Trust Again by Paul C. Brunson. Trust can take a lifetime to build and only a second to lose. We’ve seen these words play out in the lives of countless public figures, among our friends and family, and for many of us, in our personal life. As a part of my(…)

Brunch Ideas: Green Monster Smoothie, Bell Pepper Egg, & Sweet Potato Fries

Brunch Ideas: Green Monster Smoothie, Bell Pepper Egg, & Sweet Potato Fries

Ahh…yes it’s the weekend! I love the weekends because I have more time to get creative with my cooking (ahh…therapy…) instead of the rush job I usually do during the week. Here are some ideas for brunch! Happy cooking and eating!!! Green Monster Smoothie Via singforyoursupperblog 1 banana, roughly chopped 4 or 5 strawberries 1/2(…)

14 Dating Mistakes to Avoid

14 Dating Mistakes to Avoid

Via Essence. 14 Dating Mistakes to Avoid by Paul C. Brunson. You Wear Too Much Makeup Doing so implies to a man that you may lack self-confidence. Looking good isn’t all about trying to achieve perfection. It isn’t about caking your face with so much makeup that you look like someone else. No man wants(…)

Black Americana

Black Americana

Click Read More/Comment for additional photos. After the whole “slave” earring fiasco Italia Vogue online gets it right! Featuring an interview of 24 yr old Creative Director, Brandon Littlejohn by writer and content editor for Ebony Magazine, Geneva S Thomas. Thomas talks with Littlejohn, a recent college graduate about his first installment, “Island in the Sun”(…)

Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season: DIY Homade Sugar Scrub

Gift Ideas for the Holiday Season: DIY Homade Sugar Scrub

Via Petitelefant. Every holiday season I’m always trying to think of good gifts to give to family members and friends. So I am gonna share some ideas with you for great practical gifts that won’t empty your wallet. This is a sugar scrub that is simple to make and it makes for such a cute(…)

The King: Quazimotto on Wax

The King: Quazimotto on Wax

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. If your eyes are the windows to the soul then Photographer, J Quazi King’s work gives a very intimate, beautifully haunting and rare glance of the human spirit through the media of film. Originally from Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, J Quazi King now resides in New York.(…)

Modern Day Matchmaker: 12 Signs You’re Not Ready For Marriage

Modern Day Matchmaker: 12 Signs You’re Not Ready For Marriage

Via Essence. 12 Signs You’re Not Ready For Marriage by Paul C. Brunson Engagements aren’t having the best year. Last week Vivica Fox called off her engagement and it’s rumored that Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga could be headed for splitsville. Basketball Wives stars Gloria Govan and Matt Barnes even ended their lengthy engagement for(…)