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Difficult Mother’s, Grown Daughters’: Now is the Time to Forgive

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Mother-daughter relationships are complex; from the moment an expecting mother hears the words “it’s a girl,” something inside her changes. Sometimes for the better, often, not so much. According to Rosjke Hasseldine, an experienced relationship counselor and author of “Uncovering the Root Cause of Mother-daughter Conflict,” the reason why many mother-daughter relationships are strained is because of […]

Arranged Marriages vs. Modern Marriages

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For ages arranged marriages have been the norm for many different cultures. Americans seem to lean mostly towards the traditional marry for love union. The saying goes something like “what goes around comes back around.” What would you choose, arranged or modern marriage? Arranged Marriages have had a make-over within society. They are all dressed […]

8 Types of Women Men Should Avoid Dating Seriously

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For starters, it was difficult for me to put this piece together. Not because of the title itself, but because of my innate instinct to not only protect women, but to empower them into believing that we can have anything we want. Especially when it comes to men. Although my bias when it comes to […]

How to Deal With Rejection The Right Way

How to Deal With Rejection The Right Way

Have you ever noticed how being turned down stops some people from trying again, while others bounce back from rejection stronger than before? Everyone experiences some sort of rejection, but mentally strong people use that pain to grow stronger and become better. If you were excluded from a social engagement, or you were passed up […]

7 First Date Rules to Follow for Lasting Romance

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When it comes to first date rules, it’s all about trying to make a good first impression. Not because you have anything to prove, but because first dates can make or break a potential relationship. Dating coaches will tell you what to say, wear, and behave on a first date, in order to snag the […]

Preference or Self-Hate? An Uncomfortable Conversation about Colorism

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The topic surrounding colorism has been circulating well throughout history. We can trace a lot of the issues that we face as black people back to slavery because quite frankly, that’s where major riffs in our systems began. And with colorism, it’s no different. Colorism within the black community dates back to slavery and has […]

How Young People Learn about Sex and Relationships

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Now more than ever, young people are exposed to images and stories about sex through social media that can be confusing and confronting. They may also talk with their friends or look online for answers to their questions, but the information they seek will not always be accurate, or age-appropriate. New research from the Medical […]

Would You Date Someone with a 9-5 Job?

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B. Simone has been making headlines with her recent allegations of allegedly plagiarising her newest book Baby Girl: Manifest the Life You Want. Although she made a statement apologizing for her error in judgment with the content and publication of her book, Ms. Simone is not lowering her stance on not wanting to date a […]

Love Lost: Why Black Men Don’t Value Black Women

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It’s not easy to be a black woman searching for a partner. Even though today’s romantic landscape has changed dramatically, with the search for love taking place predominantly on dating websites and applications, racism remains ingrained in modern U.S. dating culture. For black women specifically, we tend to experience racial prejudices while dating more so […]

Celebrities who met their love through a friend

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle From their first TV interview, the world had hope that royal love could be born out a blind date, as Price Harry and fiancé Megan Markle revealed that their relationship was born out of a totally blind set-up by a mutual friend. “It was definitely a set-up,” Markle said in the interview. […]