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Troy Davis

Troy Davis

We are heart broken over Troy Davis. Our prayers go out to his family and loved ones. “So Thank you and remember I am in a place where execution can only destroy your physical form but because of my faith in God, my family and all of you I have been spiritually free for some(…)

What Not to Do If Your Looking For Love

What Not to Do If Your Looking For Love

Via Essence 20 Behaviors to Avoid If Your Looking For Love by Paul C. Brunson. I just returned from an amazing trip to London where I hosted an event called The Big Conversation (click here to read a review). After my presentation, I had an interesting conversation with a young woman who questioned why she(…)

Is Your Hair Regimen Clogging Your Drain?

Is Your Hair Regimen Clogging Your Drain?

Ever since I started on my natural hair journey many many things have changed. I now use oils and butters instead of gels, mousses, etc… The downside to this is I have experienced chronic clogging of my drain which means backed up water and all that other yucky stuff almost everyday! Can anyone out there(…)

Red Velvet Pancakes

Red Velvet Pancakes

Via Allrecipies.com. Mmmm…this recipe looks so delicious!!! Hopefully I will be making these next weekend. I will let you guys know how it goes! Red Velvet Pancakes: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons white sugar 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 1 large egg, lightly(…)

Intimate Scoop: Belle Butters Natural Hair “Sweet Meet n Greet “

Intimate Scoop: Belle Butters Natural Hair “Sweet Meet n Greet “

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. For those who could not make Belles Butters “Sweet Meet n Greet” at Dyllan’s Candy Bar in New York with host Francheska of Hey Fran Hey this past Tuesday man oh man did you miss out but not to worry we would never leave you hanging on UBB we(…)

20 Ways to Save Black Marriage

20 Ways to Save Black Marriage

Via Essence My brother Paul C. Brunson did it again with this article. I am an advocate for any race or ethnicity to get married and live happily ever after because love has no color in my mind, but this article takes a good healthy look at how to save black marriages. “Exhausted by finger-pointing(…)

I Made a Beet Cake

I Made a Beet Cake

A week ago I found this video and was so inspired to make a Beet Cake. Now I know ya’ll are like, “what the heck is a beet cake?”. Its a cake made from scratch using actual beets, check out the recipe below. So over the Labor Day weekend I was determined to make it(…)