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Over the past couple of years, The term “black girl magic” has become commonplace in our vocabulary for good reason. Black girls and women have been showing extraordinary skill in everything from academics to athletics. Even in entertainment, Black women and girls are breaking out of traditional, stereotypical roles to ones that show complex characters with […]

Black women are kicking ass at the 2016 Olympics and saying how proud I am of them wouldn’t even begin to do their accomplishments enough justice. That said, let’s reel it back in. I don’t mean the celebration, that’s cool. I’m talking about that look in all of your eyes that turned a feel-good TV […]

There’s two schools of thought when it comes to Nintendo’s latest smash Pokémon Go. People either love it or hate it and although I’ve been thoroughly entertained by the game so far, I understand both sides. But this isn’t about why Pokémon Go is dumb or awesome. Today we’re going to talk about how to […]

When news of the toddler, Lane Graves, who was killed by an alligator at a Disney resort broke, prayers and condolences were offered to the Graves family. But in the same amount of time that the support rushed in, so did the comments from every amateur pundit with an internet connection. So many folks with […]

Death is an inevitable but bitter fruit of life that we all digest differently and at varying points in our lives. As adults we have…

My editor brought up an interesting topic that is discussed ad nauseam but rarely resolved. It’s a problem that many single mothers have that leads…

I’m learning that the most interesting time of a person’s life second to the teenage years, are the toddler years. I’d never thought about it…

Nostalgia is one of those things that keeps us older folks from going bat crazy when the rest of the world seems to want to…

Now that the holiday shopping rush is over, I’d like to open up the discussion to a topic that I find really interesting. Remember that…

As the holiday shopping window closes, options are becoming scarce but that doesn’t mean that all hope is lost. There are still a lot of…

Science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM, has been talked about a lot over the last couple of years. This is mostly because the U.S.…

By now, everyone knows the story of how a teenager in a South Carolina classroom was pulled out of a chair onto the floor by…