The #RoyalWedding is the Perfect Example of Why I Want to Elope

Most of us like Meghan Markle.  She’s gorgeous, she’s adorable, and she’s smart.  She’s accomplished, she’s an actor, and she has a career.  She is Black and divorced and American.  She lives life on her own terms. But the real reason why many of us like Meghan Markle is because her family is as jacked … Continue reading The #RoyalWedding is the Perfect Example of Why I Want to Elope

They That Wait!!: The Story of Chad Johnson (and Michelle Williams)

Can I just say that I low-key have a crush on Michelle Williams’s fiancé Chad Johnson? When I first heard news of this engagement, my first thoughts were: Wasn’t she already with someone?  Well, good for her. Oh!  He’s White!! At least someone loves us… we can always count on a White man to appreciate … Continue reading They That Wait!!: The Story of Chad Johnson (and Michelle Williams)

Rejection, Resilience and Being Real: #JeannieMai Mentioned my Blog on @TheRealDaytime (AHH!) and How She Inspires Us All Through Her Divorce

Ok.  *Breathe*  First thing’s first… I wrote a blog post on Friday.  This happened on Monday: The post above is the toned-down version of my first post: When her voice cracked and she started to choke up and I heard her say my name and look straight into the camera, it sent shivers down my … Continue reading Rejection, Resilience and Being Real: #JeannieMai Mentioned my Blog on @TheRealDaytime (AHH!) and How She Inspires Us All Through Her Divorce

When Your Partner Wants to Have a Baby But You Don’t: The Case of #JeannieMai and Why I Saw Her Divorce Coming

Update: Jeannie mentioned this post on her show! I went out on a date (go me!!) but came home to news more shocking than my love life: Jeannie Mai is getting a divorce. Now, I don’t know Jeannie Mai and I’m not her publicist and she has never confided to me the reasons for her … Continue reading When Your Partner Wants to Have a Baby But You Don’t: The Case of #JeannieMai and Why I Saw Her Divorce Coming

When Life Gives You Side Chicks, Make Lemonade: On Beyoncé, Israel and Other Indiscretions

Guys, I need to unpack the past two months of celebrity relationship news because they are really causing me to do some hard thinking. This is the year of “anything can happen.” Austin Null of The Nive Nulls (my favourite YouTube family) recently discussed how he cheated on his wife Brittney. Tina Campbell of Mary … Continue reading When Life Gives You Side Chicks, Make Lemonade: On Beyoncé, Israel and Other Indiscretions