Monday, January 25, 2021

50BOLD spars with champ George Foreman…Part I

Two-time world heavyweight champion and Olympic gold medalist George Foreman is a boxing legend. He has duked it out in the ring with the...

A mother and son share the realities of his incarceration

The following story is by Undine Lee and Calvin Edwards as told to Angela Kinamore... I will never forget the devastation I felt as I...

We love wigs, wigs, wigs!

Who is not sporting a wig these days? Everyone is on a mission to seek serious transformation, and a wig will do the trick. Long,...

It is National Poetry Month! We love… poems by Angela Kinamore

Poetry is an art form that is older than literature, itself, and dates back to ancient times. It is used as a form of...

Exercise can shave years off your age

Regular exercise can help you build stronger muscles, stave off chronic illnesses, make you tight in the waist and yes, even cute in the...

What about those darn gray hairs?

There are those folks who welcome gray strands as a sign that they’ve earned their stripes and sport their crown of whites proudly. On...

Understanding gum disease

Carlita Anderson, 58, feared dental visits and would only go if she was having excruciating tooth pain. On one of her rare visits to...

8 Common household items that are toxic

If you’re over age 50, you grew up loving any product with a pleasant fragrance--sachets, air fresheners, scented body products, fragrant shoe inserts, potpourri,...

Jazz guitarist Rodney Jones opens up about his spiritual journey

In today’s challenging times, where many are seeking answers to life’s mysteries, the question arises whether there is more to life then what we’ve...

We love…Vivica A. Fox’s hot water cornbread

Actress and businesswoman extraordinaire Vivica A. Fox has admitted she knows how to cook but doesn't really get the opportunity to do so often. ...

We honor…Winnie Mandela, Freedom Icon

It was a Friday evening in October 1990. I was working at Essence magazine. That night the publication was honoring noteworthy women at the...

The Reluctant Fashionista…Straw bags are hot!

You know that old saying, “everything old is new again,” well straw bags have made a comeback.  They have ventured beyond the beach and...

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