Saturday, July 6, 2024


The Price of Standing Still.

I will never tell you going from a state of standing still to moving is easy. Once you are in motion and it becomes what you do yes it gets easier. However, the initial steps can be difficult, and there can be some fear involved. No one is telling you to go from still to sprinting. Take your time and start somewhere….one step at a time until you are walking and then finding your pace. Regain your life back by putting it in a positive forward motion. The steps you take now can be the difference between you living the life you deserve, and merely existing. The choice is yours.

The Pros and Cons of Reality TV for Young Black Women.

However, reality TV also poses some challenges and risks for these women, such as the potential for exploitation and manipulation by the media industry, and the exposure to public scrutiny, criticism, and harassment. Therefore, reality TV can be seen as a double-edged sword for Black women in their 20s, who have to balance the benefits and costs of being in the spotlight.

We Must Train Our Children.

We are all learning and navigating the journey of parenthood as best we can [no judgment] but being Black in this country means we do not have the same amount of time, and our kids don’t have the same amount of grace nor space to be kids and make mistakes. We must prepare them with a sense of urgency like their life depends on it…because it does. Our children’s ability to survive and thrive starts with our ability to pour in love, train them, and place them in an environment with a village that will reinforce said training. Together we can save our children and community…but it required that we train our children on par with how much we love them.

Navigating the Impact of Reality TV Culture: The Case of “Baddies” and Its Influence on Young Black Women.

Education, media literacy initiatives, and fostering open dialogues at home are essential components of empowering young Black women to distinguish between reality and the scripted narratives presented on television. Through these efforts, we can cultivate a generation of critical thinkers who approach media consumption with discernment and a strong sense of self-worth.

Navigating the Digital Landscape: Black Women and the Dynamics of Online Dating.

Online dating for Black women is a dynamic journey that involves navigating through both challenges and opportunities. By fostering representation, navigating stereotypes, cultivating authenticity, and engaging in empowering conversations, Black women can shape their online dating experiences in a way that aligns with their values and aspirations.

Empowering Aspiring Creators: Black Women on YouTube and Keys to Success.

The rise of Black female content creators on YouTube has not only diversified digital content but has also empowered a new generation of creators to share their voices authentically. Aspiring creators, irrespective of their background, can find success by defining their niche, investing in quality content, fostering engagement with their audience, and embracing authenticity.

Navigating Today’s Educational Landscape: Finding the Right School for Your Black Child.

January 3, 2024 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, TS, Weekly Columns

Many schools in predominantly Black communities suffer from underfunding and lack of resources, which hinders the quality of education provided. Engage with local policymakers and school boards to advocate for equitable funding and improved infrastructure.

Top Trends for Black Women in Entrepreneurship.

November 14, 2023 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, TS, Weekly Columns

Black women entrepreneurs are making their mark in the business world, driving innovation, and leaving a lasting impact on industries across the globe. Embracing technology, fostering communities, prioritizing social impact, and leveraging personal branding are key trends shaping their entrepreneurial journeys.

10 Promising Small Business Niches for Black Women Entrepreneurs.

October 11, 2023 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, TS, Weekly Columns

In conclusion, black women entrepreneurs have a diverse array of small business niches to explore, ranging from beauty and fashion to health and wellness, cultural events, and digital content creation. By tapping into their passion, expertise, and cultural background, they can carve out their own successful and fulfilling ventures in the entrepreneurial world.

Preparing Your Kids for School in a Technological World: A Guide for Black Parents.

October 10, 2023 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Tech/Internet, TS, Weekly Columns

Preparing your kids for school in a technological world is a shared responsibility between parents, educators, and the community. As Black parents, it’s important to recognize the unique challenges our children may face and provide them with the tools and support they need to succeed. Embrace technology as a learning tool, teach digital literacy, and set screen time boundaries. Encourage critical thinking, promote STEM education, and foster creativity. Stay informed and engaged in your child’s education, and be a positive role model for responsible technology use. Address cyberbullying and online safety, and cultivate a growth mindset to prepare your children for a bright future in the digital age.

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