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Natural Hair’s Love Letter to Black Women

Dear Black Women, I want to start off by thanking for you finally embracing me the way you always should have. I had my time in the spotlight decades ago, and ...

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Stay-cations: What They Are and How to Do Them Right

’Tis the season…for overeating and overspending. And in the midst of the chaos, sometimes you just need a break. With the price tag that often accompanies the holidays, sometimes it’s ...

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Why White People Need to Give Up on Discussing the N-Word

It is amusing that in 2014 so much polarizing discussion around race has been bubbling over in spurts as social media rallies, rages and questions as think-pieces and op-ed's are ...

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En Vogue Will Always Be En Vogue

The other night an En Vogue song came on the radio and I was in all my 90's girl feels. I tweeted the following: God. En Vogue was pure perfection. We ...

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Phaedra and Apollo: When Do You Stop Standing By Your Man?

The Real Housewives of Atlanta made its long-awaited return Monday night and no time was wasted when it came to the couple of the moment – Phaedra and Apollo. The ...

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5 Skin Care Mistakes to Avoid

The road to picture perfect skin can be a complicated quest, filled with constant breakouts, scarring, oily T-zones and skin envy towards those with blemish-free faces. After so long, these ...

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V.O.T.D: 3-Year-Old Heaven Appears On Ellen

Two weeks ago a video with a toddler dancing with her mother’s dance class went viral. Heaven, who was 2-years-old at the time, was following along with her mother’s dance class and the world went “awww”. Heaven (pictured) appeared with her mother, on “Ellen” last week. video...

She Said: Is Wanting A Man With Money Called Gold Digging or Smart?

Welcome to She Said! Clutch’s new weekly column with a she said-he said point of view- After reading scroll to the bottom to learn how you can participate! “I ain’t sayin she a gold digger…but she ain’t messin with no broke n*gga.” We all remember...

The Unemployment Problem Is Impacting Youth Worldwide

As America continues to slowly climb out of a recession, unemployment among youth still remains an issue. But Americans are not alone.  The lack of employment opportunities available to youth has become a global issue that could threaten the economic growth of several countries for...

Solange Says She Quit Instagram Because Of Negativity

Instagram, for some people, has become yet another bane of social media existence. What was once a place for sharing struggle plates, selfies and photos of trees, is now a place where Solange Knowles just doesn’t feel comfortable sharing any more. Knowles recently sat down...

Braiders Aren’t Barbers: African Hair Braider Takes Texas To Federal Court Over Economic Liberty

Once a month I try to make the trek to Takoma Park, Md to visit my hairstylist.  Drizzy has been doing hair since she was a teenager and specializes in natural hair, braids and locs. Early on in her career she was met with the...