From The Desk of Jenn

The "Five C's" of Relationships I Wish I Knew Ten Years Ago

First and foremost it should be understood that there is no clear, surefire way to a healthy relationship. Much like business, no two relationships are the same thus every unique relationship requires unique strategies in order to make it "work". 

The "Five C's" of Relationships I Wish I Knew Ten Years Ago

Stop Telling Young Girls That Older Men Are More "Mature", It's A Lie and It's Dangerous

When are we going to collectively stop using the age old “girls mature faster than boys” as an excuse for dismissing behavior from the men/boys? When will be the time where we place proper blame and/or accountability where it should be?

Stop Telling Young Girls That Older Men Are More "Mature", It's A Lie and It's Dangerous

The Great Disconnect: Why Black Women Struggle Raising Daughters Who Struggle To Love Mama

A lot of our grandmothers, who were/are victims of incest, sexual abuse and molestation, were blamed for the actions of their abuser. They were told that they were being fast, even though they were only 8 years old and just sitting in their room playing with their dolls

The Great Disconnect: Why Black Women Struggle Raising Daughters Who Struggle To Love Mama

Another Year Another Easter Sunday and Another Chance to Show Up First Lady for the Culture

In my previous life, this is would be the weekend I spent being extra with everything because for Black folks, Easter isn't about Jesus. It's about finally having a chance to "one-up" the First Lady with the biggest and most obnoxious hat you could find in the corner of Mondawmin mall.

Another Year Another Easter Sunday and Another Chance to Show Up First Lady for the Culture

Your Hood Bias Is Becoming A “Hood” Problem That Needs Unpacking

It’s always easy to point out the individuals who have never actually been in the hood, been around the hood, dealt with people from the hood on a platonic or romantic level, or spent time with people from the hood. They typically give themselves away as soon as they open their mouth.

Your Hood Bias Is Becoming A “Hood” Problem That Needs Unpacking

A Lesson in Side Chicking Featuring Eniko Hart and Kevin Hart

The old saying goes, "You lose him how you got him.". Eniko Hart, much like other women, thought that she would be the exception only to be proven to be the "rule". Here's what we can learn from her "situation".

A Lesson in Side Chicking Featuring Eniko Hart and Kevin Hart