(This post was originally posted on Thesinglewivesclub.com by the same author) One would have thought in the year 2017, the whole “light skin vs dark skin debate” wouldn’t exist. Yet and still, the topic is routinely brought up when it was thought to have been laid to rest years ago. After all, whether our skin… Continue reading Does Your Dark Skin Intimidate Him?
Written By Robyn Jasmine for A Brown Belle Exchange The last 72 hours have been exhausting to say the least. The country that we live in has been in an uproar (once again) due to the slaughter of Black Men. I used the word slaughter, because that’s exactly the term that fits best.… Continue reading All We Ever Did Was Be Black
Happy valentine’s Day lovers!!! The last 14 days on my Instagram page have been dedicated to “Black Love”. I wanted to post a picture each day of a “fictional” couple we recognize from movies or television, that embodied what I envision black love to be. Powerful, strong, nurturing, optimistic, loyal, dedicated, and committed. I’ve… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Edition: 14 Days of Black Love
There’s been a show on the FYI network titled #BlackLove which has been serving life lessons since its premiere in December. The show is centered around five successful women in New York City whose introduction starts out by saying “You’ll never have a job, an apartment, or a boyfriend at the same time in… Continue reading #BlackLove: Have You Been Watching?
So recently I brought my 5th car…. lol trust me 5 cars in ten years is a lot, but I’m thankful for the experience on how to proactively negotiate the best deal for me when it comes to getting what I want. As a woman period, car sales men see you as prey when you… Continue reading Tips for Car Buying for the Modern Belle
I came across this list online, and was so inspired!! Sometimes, you need the validation of feeling like you’re doing something right even if you feel like you have no clue how this life thing is supposed to go. There’s no manual or handbook on how to be a grown woman, just a lot of trial… Continue reading 25 Things Every Woman Should Have By The Time She Turns 25
The topic of marriage surrounds me daily. As a young, unmarried, childless woman, I am often a prime candidate for unsolicited but much needed advice from near and far. “Don’t rush.” “Marry who loves you more than you love them, you won’t go wrong.” “Marriage is not all it’s cracked up to be.” “Wait. Live… Continue reading Relationships 105: Marriage & A Wife vs A MRS.