Category: Life Styles

Beauty, is it an illusion?

Beauty, is it an illusion?

This question is so loaded it is hard to know where to start, but maybe that is the point. If you strip beauty down to its bare essentials and examine it on a philosophical level, then describing beauty as an illusion isn’t so far-fetched. In fact, many philosophy courses –such as those offered Association of […]

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Fun Has No Age Limit - 5 Ways on How to be Adventurous as a Family

Fun Has No Age Limit – 5 Ways on How to be Adventurous as a Family

When our busy adult lives start to take their toll, we often forget how important it is to be playful and have fun. Adults need playtime just as much as children do and the best way to add more fun to your life is to do more exacting activities that involve the whole family. Making […]

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How to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally? 6 Home Remedies

How to Whiten Your Teeth Naturally? 6 Home Remedies

According to research and statistics, it is said that people of United States of America spent almost 15 billion US Dollars just on teeth whitening and the good news is that almost 10% this aggregate spending was on teeth whitening home remedies. Whenever the question of how to whiten teeth is asked, the most probable […]

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9 Tips On How To Properly Take Care Of Your Hair Weave

9 Tips On How To Properly Take Care Of Your Hair Weave

We all know that black hair weave styles are the quickest way to change your look! With your real hair tucked away, weave hairstyles prevent everyday wear and tear. They quickly and seamlessly add body, volume, color, and length to your hair. You can keep your natural hair and rock a permed or relaxed look […]

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My daughter is doing WHAT on Facebook?

My daughter is doing WHAT on Facebook?

  Why does your teen daughter eat, sleep and seemingly try to bathe with her phone? Why does she post pictures of herself “posing” on Facebook? This post about teen girls and social media is a summary of “Online Confidential: What girls Do Online, Why They Do It, and How to Parent Through it.” Like […]

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Great Relationships Require Effort and Hard Work

Great Relationships Require Effort and Hard Work

The most successful relationships that every person admires have gone through thick and thin. As confirmed by some couples, effort and hard work are the secret ingredients of success in making it last. They claim that the current generation does not want to try harder to make their relationships work. That is why there are […]

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6 Five-Minute Updo Hairstyles for Kinky Curly Hair

6 Five-Minute Updo Hairstyles for Kinky Curly Hair

Introduction Achieving an excellent, yet easy hairstyle can be a challenge for some women with naturally kinky and curly hair, particularly when they are in a hurry. The great thing about the 6 Five-Minute Updo Hairstyles for Kinky Curly Hair is how versatile they can be. Below is a list of eleven incredible hairstyles you can do […]

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7 Ways to Take Motivation to the Next Level

7 Ways to Take Motivation to the Next Level

It’s a cold, dark night. You yearn for the covers of your warm bed as you sit at the desk, typing out another article on your computer. You’re writing an ebook on marketing for your business, and you hope to have it launched by tomorrow night. Your shoulders slump as exhaustion overtakes you. You want […]

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7 Smart and Healthy Ways to Spend Your Days Off

7 Smart and Healthy Ways to Spend Your Days Off

Weekends give you a few days for yourself and a short break from work. However, if you don’t know how to make the most out of them, they don’t do you much good. So instead of lounging around the house this coming weekend, here are a few ways on how to relax, recharge, and make […]

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Unusual Gifts for Your Spouse to Mark Her Special Occasions

Unusual Gifts for Your Spouse to Mark Her Special Occasions

Unusual Gifts for Your Spouse to Mark Her Special Occasions Love is a genuine expression that comes for someone special from the heart. It can be shown by giving some memorable moments to the loved one. If you are in love with your girlfriend, then you should make her feel fantastic by dedicating unique gifts […]

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Top Ankara Style Dresses For The Women Of Color

Top Ankara Style Dresses For The Women Of Color

Ankara is the best and most probably the most prominent fabric style used to create African fashion styles. Ankara is a West African word which means colourful. The lively prints and versatility of Ankara make it unique and desirable. This is the one style that never goes wrong for the African American community. They are […]

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16 Tips On How To Tie A Du-Rag

16 Tips On How To Tie A Du-Rag

Call it the the du-rag, dew-rag, dune rag whatever… You’d be surprised how many people don’t know how to ‘do’ it (pause for laughter) So, here’s a way to tie it. Step 1. Determine the size of your head as compared to the dew-rag (the rag). Step 2. If your head is medium to small and […]

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4 Ways to Fight Robo-calls at Home

4 Ways to Fight Robo-calls at Home

Robocalls (meaning automated messages by entities with typically less than scrupulous intentions) are becoming a serious problem. With over 16 billion of them occurring in just the beginning of last year, it’s enough to make you question why you even have a phone sometimes. You’re not helpless in this fight against automated calling, though. To […]

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7 Foods That Can Release Stress

7 Foods That Can Release Stress

Feeling stressed? I suppose it might be easier to ask who isn’t feeling stressed since we’re likely to have far fewer of those people. In fact, women all over the globe report feeling stressed out on a regular basis (with the highest concentration of stressed out people being in India). While according to a recent article, women around the […]

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4 Different Hair Types for Black Braided Hairstyles

4 Different Hair Types for Black Braided Hairstyles

Black Braided hairstyles have been popular for quite some time now. It all started with the box braids! They are very convenient and tend to protect your hair from everyday wear and tear. They are durable and last a long time. Some black braided hairstyles last two to three months. The smaller the braid, the […]

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Our Tips on How to Grow Black Hair

Our Tips on How to Grow Black Hair

The key to how to grow black hair is about being healthy and keeping your hair healthy. Black hair tends to need more moisture than other hair types, and to attain moisture you must use oils and daily moisturizer on your hair. It is also really import to avoid using excess heat from flat irons […]

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Relationship Tips for Black Men from a Reformed Playa

Relationship Tips for Black Men from a Reformed Playa

Relationship Tips for Black Men – an invite from me to you. Please check out this link for becoming the man in 2014 that every woman is searching for. A man who is comfortable with his emotions, can be kind, generous and open hearted without fear of being a “sissy.” A man who cares about his […]

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10 ideas that will help you keep food on the table

10 ideas that will help you keep food on the table

I remember helping my god-mother prepare meals for the next day for her family. At the time I was a teenager, and I thought this must be the hardest job in the world. I didn’t see how she made it from day to day with her busy schedule, but some how she managed. Working, preparing […]

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5 Ways to Improve Communication with your Kids

5 Ways to Improve Communication with your Kids

    When you first become a parent your hope is you will learn what your babies cry means. Is she hungry, dirty or tired? You find yourself feeling victorious when you decipher that code.  As your child grows you start realizing that there is a lot more codes to decipher. As they spread their […]

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5 Unhealthy Lifestyle Habits to Kick Today

5 Unhealthy Lifestyle Habits to Kick Today

There’s no point in being successful in business today only to die of a heart attack tomorrow. Although it’s true that some things cannot be prevented, so much of untimely illnesses and even death are a result of our lifestyles, and lifestyle is 100% under our control. Take Control of Your Health We’re all busy […]

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4 Things to do to Resurrect Your Liver

4 Things to do to Resurrect Your Liver

With various diseases and illnesses running rampant these days, it makes sense that many individuals would become confused as to which path to take when it comes to healing. Some become distraught due to the sheer magnitude of information being given to them on their specific illness. Others are overwhelmed due to several illnesses taking […]

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A Balancing Act: How to be Successful at Work and Still Have a Social Life

A Balancing Act: How to be Successful at Work and Still Have a Social Life

With just two weeks of paid vacation and no legally mandated paid holidays, Americans spend more time working than employees anywhere in the advanced world. Even when Americans are supposed to be vacationing, 61 percent are prepared to work. That makes achieving a work-life balance difficult, but it’s not impossible. Read on to discover to […]

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Five Ways to Enjoy Valentine’s Day if You’re Single

Five Ways to Enjoy Valentine’s Day if You’re Single

    Valentine’s Day can leave anyone who is not in a relationship feeling a little left out, like you were the only one not invited to a great party. And if you’re going through a break up or divorce, Valentine’s Day can stir up painful memories and feelings. It’s understandable to feel negative about […]

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9 Steps To Properly Care For African American Hair During Colder Months

9 Steps To Properly Care For African American Hair During Colder Months

  Have you noticed that you hair feels and looks different depending on the temperature?  If so, that is not your imagination. Studies show that, during warmer months, your scalp is more effective in producing its natural oils, causing your hair to feel smoother and softer and look shinier. However, in colder temperatures, the scalp […]

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