Self-Love

Black Women, Start Masturbating: You Are Responsible For Your Own Orgasm

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I speak very openly and candidly about my sexual experiences, desires and inclinations, so it should come as no surprise that I’ve had very open conversations with my girlfriends about masturbation. In regards to the subject of masturbation, there seems to be a common thread...

How I Learned To Love My Black Body

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I lifted my shirt over my head, took a deep breath, and pulled the strings of my bathing suit top loose. Immediately, my mind began to race. What if people stare at me? I wish I would’ve spent more time at the gym. I hate...

Every Woman Should Write A Letter To Her Younger Self Like Uzo Aduba

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"Demand the respect, love, care, honor, queendom that you were given and born into this world deserving."

This Woman Had A Classy Response To Body Shaming Criticism Over Her Engagement Photos

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Yaaaaayyyyee😎✌ A photo posted by mzznaki (@mzznaki) on May 30, 2016 at 3:48pm PDT When Ghanian nurse Mzznaki Tetteh posted her engagement photos on Instagram last week, she probably wasn’t expecting them to go viral. But body shaming critics had a different agenda. The photos...

Yasmin Eleby Marries Herself on 40th Birthday

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In a greatest expression of self-love, Yasmin Eleby took a solo trip down the aisle and married herself in a beautiful ceremony held earlier this month in Houston. According to reports, Eleby vowed to herself that if she didn’t find the love of her life...

Stuck in a Rut? Travel or Move Outside Your Comfort Zone

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Many of us get caught up in our daily routine especially with the responsibilities that hold us hostage and leave very little room for improvisation. All your passions and zest for life give way to stale days filled with chaos and stress, and suddenly you...