I’ve seen social media used to push all sorts of agendas, but nothing makes me happier than to see beautiful Black man pushing his faith based inspiration. “Lawd knows us heathens needs dat” (insert Miss Sophia’s voice here). I started checking for Trent Shelton when someone dropped one of his
Six months old.That’s about how old my baby daughter is. When she was born, I was the one to hold her first. I got the first picture of her. Even though we had an older daughter, by me, this was my first time with the delivery room experience. The baby’s
Sherry had been married for three years and had one child. Her husband was a hard working, dedicated and compassionate man. Initially, Sherry thought she had everything she needed in a man, and she was right, until she later experienced difficulty with him connecting with her at a deeper level.
Having strong opinions does NOT a relationship expert make! Here are my thoughts on the subject. If you agree with me, then dare to share!! And follow me on Twitter @JaiStone
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is the title of a highly acclaimed award winning novel by Maya Angelou. I read this book many, many years ago; however, I’ve recently been thinking about the “caged” bird & how the metaphors fit marriage. The plot of Angelo’s book explored how
We chose Jordin Sparks for our Fearless Friday because we are very proud of the exceptional young lady she has become. She has tackled her life and legend with zeal and passion and all the time seeming to have NO fear of failing at love or life! Here’s to Jordin!
Imagine a relationship where your partner didn’t seem to have the same lust for life that you do? You want to indulge in things like travel and sampling different cuisines while your partner is satisfied sitting at home in front of the TV. Suppose the problem has become so prevalent
Is there an art to black love? If so have we lost it? It seems as though the odds of falling in love with “Mr./Mrs. Right” are daunting to say the very least. Love is hard. Whoever says it isn’t just hasn’t experienced what it’s like to truly love someone
This Sunday we will celebrate some of the most inspirational women in our lives, our Mothers. Although my Mom is deceased, not a week goes by when I don’t utilize at least one of the hundreds of valuable lessons that Mrs. Daisy taught me. I started thinking about how many
Are you where you want to be or are you just a figment of your own imagination? Being where you want to be takes time, diligence, motivation and courage. Unfortunately success doesn’t happen overnight; and usually when it does, if you’re not smart about it, you will lose that success
You know the good thing about when my brain gets to work is that its on tha move and the bad thing about when it gets to working is I can’t write it down fast enough lol. This morning I woke up and asked myself,” Am I surrounding myself around
Relationships are not like back in the day when we would uplift one another and be each other’s support in every aspect. In this day and age we have competitive relationships where you have one mate trying to “out shine” the other. Now there is nothing wrong with an uplifting
How often do we forget as my boy Katt Williams said, “You have to take care of your star player” (lol). How can you give yourself what you don’t have to offer? Loving yourself goes beyond treating yourself to a mani and a pedi which are all nice but we
When we are in love, the world is golden and nothing gets us down. When we are out of love, we are desperate to regain those feelings we had while in love.
Whether you are single and looking for love, or double and going through challenges in love, there is can be great advantage in understanding how relationships work, and a foolproof way of dealing with challenges in the
Women and men are completely different in the way they love, and until you accept this, it’s going to be difficult to have a relationship with the opposite sex, relationship advice for men is going to tell you that you are different, that your woman and you love in completely different ways. Research has shown that a man’s brain and a woman’s brain react differently to certain emotions. Love is one of the strongest emotions humanity can have, but a man and a woman react differently to it.
Some relationships are out of league, yet they exist. Their existence may be evaluated on illogical and supernatural definitions, but ourselves with weak and impure psychological souls of hearts, cannot deny their sole existence and presence.
We could not allow ‘King Day‘ to pass without acknowledging one of the greatest Black Loves of all time. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King have long been icons not only in the Black Community, but around the world, thus this holiday. The list of Dr. King’s contributions is
Most relationships, even those built on love, start to fade with time. If both partners do nothing to improve the situation after some time they may hit a dead-end. However, there are a few things that can be done to sustain happy and strong relationship.
There are thousands of love and relationship quizzes that you can take but the question is- what do they tell about you and your partner? Can they help in solving your dilemmas? Well personally, they are harmless and they are actually a lot of fun to take. There’s nothing wrong if you want to take a hundred of them but don’t let them define your relationship.
Something else or someone else inspired the artist, the songwriter. But what about the person in a regular job? What inspires you?
So today I am talking to a good male friend of mine. He mentions that he recently had talks with some women about being in love and things of that nature. One of the things he took away from the conversation is that women fall in love with the men
Today I turned 40 and I don’t think I’ve ever been more excited about a birthday. Or ANY day for that matter. It strikes me as odd, because over the years I have heard such negative things from folks as they age. But lucky for me, my Moms was just