The Coolest Black Family in America No. 73: The Johnsons

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 73: The Johnsons

by Joicelyn Dingle

The Johnsons, LC and Sheldon, possess a joie de vivre—joy of life, that is contagious. Perhaps, it’s the concentration on what they love most—family,... Read More

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In Response to Trick Daddy’s ‘Advice’ for Black Women

by Lincoln Anthony Blades

Regardless of what social media site you frequent, it’s almost inevitable that every couple of months an incident will occur that will cause a significant... Read More

[Global Flavors] Around the World in 6 Drinks

[Global Flavors] Around the World in 6 Drinks

by Danielle Pointdujour

If you’re like me, you’re always in search of a much needed getaway, but sometimes the best getaways happen without ever having to board a... Read More

[App Addict] 3 Apps for the Stylish Woman on the Go

[App Addict] 3 Apps for the Stylish Woman on the Go

by Elizabeth Aguirre

The holiday shopping season is upon us! If you’re like me, not only do you over indulge in gifts and presents for your friends... Read More

Explore Trinidad Beyond the Carnival Scene

Explore Trinidad Beyond the Carnival Scene

by Danielle T. Pointdujour

While most know Trinidad as a carnival destination, for Dr. Nicole Grimes, educator and creator of Geek Treks, Trinidad is home.  Born and raised... Read More

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Marcus Samuelsson Pays Homage to Harlem With Cookbook

by Nina Reeder

Since the opening of his Harlem hotspot Red Rooster in 2010, chef Marcus Samuelsson has been busy. He’s made regular television appearances, he’s opened... Read More

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[Tech Review] Sonos Play:1

by Danielle Pointdujour

They say big things come in small packages, and if that’s true, then the Sonos Play:1 speaker is a monster.  The smallest member of... Read More

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What I’ve Learned From Being Black, Abroad and a Woman

by Chelcee Johns

This week marks one year that I have lived as a Black woman abroad in Bali, Indonesia. A journey that if documented solely by... Read More

A Growing List Of Black Mental Health Resources

A Growing List Of Black Mental Health Resources

by Melissa Kimble

We know that opening up about mental health issues can save a life. While the stigma around the issue can often be swept under... Read More

[App Addict] Three Apps That Take Social Networking to the Next Level

[App Addict] Three Apps That Take Social Networking to the Next Level

by Elizabeth Aguirre

The last decade has seen an incredible rise in the use of mobile apps. They are so ingrained in our everyday life and the... Read More