Monday, July 22, 2019

How to look polished on any budget

Use these shopping and wardrobe maintenance tips to look amazing on a limited budget: Clothing Exchange By hosting a clothing exchange, you won’t need to spend...

We love poetry by Joyce G. Snyder

I Came Here to Fly   Do you think I want to bargain with you over this? Do you think we can work out a trade? I give...

Freddie Jackson feels “blessed, so blessed!”

In the 80s and 90s, Freddie Jackson was a true stylistic vanguard of R&B. Most of the songs Freddie sang were odes to love’s...

We Remember…Motown’s Shorty Long

I take great pride in my knowledge of old school music especially since I was raised in Detroit where Motown was born. Imagine my...

Journalist A. Peter Bailey discusses the real Malcolm X, his friend

“Had Brother Malcolm lived, we would be much further ahead as a people,” says journalist and author A. Peter Bailey, a former member of...

The skin bleaching of Black America

For Black Americans, skin color is a complex topic. Whenever there's a rumor that a Black celebrity has lightened their skin – whether it’s pop...

Sex is possible after heart attack, stroke, diabetes and arthritis

According to sex researchers, many older folks are avoiding sex, and the main reason is due to medical issues.  If you are a sex-avoider...

Doctors need to discuss better treatment options for Black men with prostate cancer

African-American men have the highest risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer as well as dying from it compared to any other ethnic group in...

“I could never have children, so thankful Mother’s Day is over!”

Why do I fawn over YOUR child? Probably because I never had one of my own. I might not have been the world’s best...

Natural deodorants that really do work

These days, many of us are stressing over the every day products we use on our bodies because we've learned that many contain cancer-causing...

Unique uses for hand sanitizer

We grew up relying on just soap and water to kill germs and even though the old tried-and-true is ideal, these days, the germ...

Yeah mon! Great grilled Jamaican jerk chicken recipe

Bring some Caribbean flair right to your home with this great grilled jerk chicken recipe that is just plain yumminess through and through. Grilling...

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