Black Men at Harvard Organize #ThankYouBlackWomen Campaign

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A group of young Black men from Harvard are paying tribute to Black women in their own special way. Organized by Harvard basketball player, Zena Edosomwan, and photographer Sydney Claire, the project entitled #ThankYouBlackWomen is a short video comprised of Read more

Black Girl Puddin’

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Black Girl Puddin’ Have you ever had a cup of some Black Girl Puddin’ Made you do things you thought you wouldn’t Has even worked things out when you thought it couldn’t   Now lets talk about the puddin’ and Read more

3 Things You Don’t Do When Getting Your Life Together

I declined an invitation to a get together recently, with the reason of “I’m trying to get my life together.” I had given it much thought as to why I was not planning to attend, and while I had plenty Read more

Black Girls Unscripted Accepts Invitation From Google

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Black Girls UnscriptedTM(http://www.blackgirlsunscripted.org) has accepted an invitation by GoogleTM(http://www.Google.com) to participate in a campaign to share images from its Google Cultural Institute at g.co/blackhistory. Black Girls Unscripted will join Google to make this library of images accessible to their expansive Read more

Serial Rapist, Daniel Holtzclaw Sentenced on 13 Counts

Daniel Holtzclaw, an Oklahoma City police officer accused of sexually assaulting women he encountered while on patrol in neighborhoods near the state Capitol, is pictured in a courtroom during a hearing on whether to cut his bond from $5 million to $139,000, in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Former cop and serial rapist, Daniel Holtzclaw was convicted on 13 thirteen counts of first-degree rape allegations. Holtzclaw, 28, who was an Oklahoma City policeman, was originally charged with 36 counts of rape, forcible oral sodomy, burglary and other charges. Read more

Putting “You” First…

Often times we forget about taking care of ourselves. Life happens and everything becomes more important. Start and end each day with a personal routine.  Start: Grab 10 minutes to meditate and stretch or do yoga.  Try deep breathing exercises. Read more

#FancysThoughts: Jill Scott’s “Woman” Review

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While I’ve been on a break from social media and wanted some new music, I noticed Jill Scott’s new album Woman is now out the other day and decided to get it. I first listened to the album while heading to Read more

How to Take Part In a Casting

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Never would I have thought I would be cast as an extra in anything, but hey- I’m trying new things in the new year and a friend knew someone who knew someone, so voila! Obviously because this isn’t something I had Read more

Allusions By. A. Lekay : A Woman On A Mission

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Altrichia “ A. Lekay “ Cook, a 27 year old, who was once a teenage mother; has risen above all statistics, and is now a trailblazing business woman, entrepreneur, and community leader who is definitely on a mission. From showcasing her brand Read more

One Fab Sip & Shop BET Hip Hop Awards weekend 2014

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On Friday, September 19th One Fab Sip & Shop kicked off the BET Hip Hop Awards weekend in Atlanta with a vendors sip and shop and influencer gifting lounge. Major sponsors included Grey Goose, Dusse, Sweet Bitch Wines and Beautiful Read more

The 4th Annual “Eye On Glam” /Grooming Lounge event

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  The Art Of Luxury Presents The 4th Annual “Eye On Glam” /Grooming Lounge in honor of the BET Hiphop Awards was held this past Saturday. This event took beauty and pampering to another level in preparation for the 2014 BET Hip Hop Read more

Peter Thomas Host Salute of Excellence Awards in Atlanta

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On Thursday, Bar One owner Peter announced the return of his “How can I BE Down Salute to Excellence Awards Gala” in Atlanta at the Intercontinental Hotel. The purpose of this award is to pay tribute to individuals who’ve paved Read more

Exclusive viewing party for Love and Hip Hop star Karlie Redd’s “Heartbreaker” music video

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Love and Hip Hop Atlanta star Karlie Redd premiered her new music video for her new single “Heartbreaker” featuring Young Dro, on Thursday night in Atlanta, GA. at Tees & Quotes of FreddyO. Guests including Mona-Scott Young, Jevon Sims and Read more

BGNL: I Second the Pastor’s Notion

When Pastor A.J. Aamir of Waco, Texas banned weaved from his congregation, everyone had something to say, and most felt that it was not his place to say something of the sort, but I can understand where the pastor is Read more

Wednesday’s Wonder Woman: Adraine Conrad

We love to celebrate women who are able to get themselves in shape, but we also love those who are able to do so and also motivate others to get fit. Our Wednesday’s Wonder Woman is a mother of four, Read more

This Convo is Dead

We all go through a time when our personal relationships are a little hectic, but like most things in life there is a time frame for such matters. For example usually we go to our best friends during these times. Read more

Make Life Work for You

Everyone goes through those times when we feel that everything is going wrong. More than we know have gone most their lives thinking this way, myself included, but the truth of the matter is the less self hatred we have Read more

Are You Late for the Sexual Revolution?

by: Fancy Does anyone remember that episode of BET’s “The Game” when Malik’s friend, Tee Tee, said that Black women are late for the times? He and Tasha Mack were talking about dating gigolos, and he was saying to her Read more

TODAY: Rest

TODAY: I am grateful and thankful for allowing myself to REST! Yes, TO REST! What? Have I said something wrong? Is that word forbidden in one’s vocabulary or is it so “The Unwritten Rule”. Well guess what I am taking Read more