Me Want One Wednesday: Rosa Parks “Nah.” Tee

  February is Black History Month and while looking for unique items to commemorate it, I found this Rosa Parks t-shirt. Although, there are no facts that state that Mrs. Parks simply said “Nah.” when asked to give her seat to a white bus rider on December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama. I think this shirt does get the…

Free the Nipple? Topless Equality? WTH?

As an African American woman, I have always understood the need for equality between women and men but some battles have me confused. Yesterday, there was a topless rally held in my hometown of Memphis, TN and the cause was to help bring light to the issue of topless equality or nipple discrimination as I…

Confessions of a GOOD Girl

I was recently called a GOOD girl. I should be over it by now because I’ve basically been called that my entire life. It used to bother me and when someone allowed those words to roll across the screen of a text I realized that it still does. It think it bothers me the most…

Dear Mo’Nique: Life Will Have Disappointments

I wasn’t going to say anything but…..I can’t help but notice the amount of press comedienne Mo’Nique is getting after announcing that she was once up for the role of Cookie on Fox’s mega-hit television series “Empire”. While out promoting her new movie, “Blackbird” she seems to be telling anyone who dares to ask a…

It’s All About Trust

I’ve been having a lot of trust issues with men lately. As I reflect on what I’ve been going through, I realize that I may have put my trust in the wrong place. I didn’t ask God to step in and reveal to me what I needed to know until after I realized that something…

Super Foods for Super Hair

Every women wants a gorgeous head of hair. In America, we spend millions of dollars on products, stylists, and hair we didn’t grow to make our mane the envy of others. Oftentimes, we forget that the most beautiful hair begins with what we put inside out bodies. Chef Aryen Moore-Alston has complied a list of…