Making Peace With The Removal Of Toxic People From Your Life

Making Peace With The Removal Of Toxic People From Your Life

By Anise Smith As children we have allegiance to our friends and family, sometimes blindly so. This is not a bad thing because as children we tend to be very trusting of all because in most circumstances there’s not a reason to feel differently. If we are lucky we can hold on to a little […]

Online Inappropriateness: When Your Inbox Turns XXX

Online Inappropriateness: When Your Inbox Turns XXX

By Amanda Fox Ladies, have you been the recipient of unwanted advances online – specifically, pictures of men’s genitalia showing up in your inbox? If you have, take heart, you are not alone by a long shot. Also if you have, be angry about it because that isn’t something you should have to deal with. […]

Are You Minding Your Online Manners?

Are You Minding Your Online Manners?

By Tracy Madlener I find it interesting that with the rise of social media, there has also been an increase of bad manners, so says the poll of me.  Am I the only one that notices rude or tactless behavior on the internet?  Social media is everywhere and there are plenty of people who use […]

Now Is The Time To Reach Your Dreams

Now Is The Time To Reach Your Dreams

By Amanda Fox Do you have trouble maintaining your get up and go? Do you have great ideas that you know would be a smash hit if you could just get them out of your head and into development? Do you ever think to yourself there is something you can conceive but can’t achieve? We […]

You Don’t Have To Whisper, We Do Know That We’re Black

You Don’t Have To Whisper, We Do Know That We’re Black

By Anise Smith I am all on board with political correctness. It is greatly needed in some situations and it really does serve a purpose.  It put in place a barrier for those that deemed it okay to just open their trap at will and let all kinds of nonsense escape. We would never want […]

13 Ways to Save Money in 2013

13 Ways to Save Money in 2013

By Alicia Taylor   It’s a new year and many of us are still feeling the holiday crunch.  Maybe that savings account is looking a little bleak.  Shaving a little off here and there can make the difference in the long term.  If you can afford to sock away your savings and put them into […]

Traditional Gender Roles And WHY I Will Probably NEVER Get Married

Traditional Gender Roles And WHY I Will Probably NEVER Get Married

By Anise Smith I was raised by my father and paternal grandmother since I was three months old so I started my journey in this world in a very non-traditional manner and have not ventured into the traditional at any point in my life.  I have no plans to change the path of my journey […]

How Nice Guys Can Get The Girl

How Nice Guys Can Get The Girl

Eva Bell – (Guest Contributor)   I’m active on a few different relationship forums where both girls and guys lament about the trials and tribulations of dating today. One of the common topics is how so many self-professed nice guys can’t seem to attract and keep quality women. I’ve seen many men feel they need […]

If You Wouldn’t Be Their Friend Offline, Why Are You Online?

If You Wouldn’t Be Their Friend Offline, Why Are You Online?

By Amanda Fox In social media, it matters who you are connected to. In social media, we tend to think in terms of numbers. How many likes and retweets or plusses we can get. What are the traffic numbers on our sites? We analyze the numbers within an inch of insanity. We even do it […]

Online Alter Egos Gone Wild: How Mom Became A MILF

Online Alter Egos Gone Wild: How Mom Became A MILF

By Tracy Madlener Wanna know a secret?  I have an online alter ego that says and does things that would embarrass the heck out of me!  Isn’t that just the craziest?  I mean, it’s me for Pete’s sake and yet my extreme character that I have taken on has somehow morphed into a sexy, lipstick […]