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7 Reasons Love & Hip Hop’s Papoose Should Be Every Woman’s Heartthrob

There’s a tradition in my office the Tuesday mornings after Love and Hip Hop. The female…

The Coolest Black Family in America No. 74: The Coopers

Ralph Cooper III first glimpsed the beauty called Truth on his friend’s MySpace page.  After…

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

The Johnsons, LC and Sheldon, possess a joie de vivre—joy of life, that is contagious.…

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Holding on to Black Love

My novel, the one I’ve been working-on-not- working-on for more years than I will say,…

[BLACK WEDDING STYLE]This Couple Brought Old Hollywood to Texas!

Bride: Danyel Surrency Jones Groom: Darnell Jones Wedding date: 03/03/2013 Wedding location: Dallas, Texas Photography by Ben…

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Are Black Millennials Putting Marriage Off?

Spring has arrived and love is in the air. The weather’s nice, birds are chirping,…

[BLACK WEDDING STYLE]We Love this Glamorous, Southern Ceremony!

Bride: Brandi Collins Groom: Brian Thomas Wedding Date: 10/12/2013  Wedding Location: The Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta,…

Get Yours! Communication Breakdown

When couples stop talking, they stop trusting. Here’s how to keep your flow going strong…

[CONFESSIONS] ‘My Husband Is in Prison’

In many ways, my life isn't so different from other married women. I’m happy and…

Black Wedding Style: Traveling Around the World for Their Love

Bride:  Carla Murray Groom:  Jamaal Lofton Date of Wedding: 03/30/2013 Photography: Studio A Images Hair…