If President Obama Can, You Can To
It's been floating around the news that President Obama has quit smoking. Many people feel that this isn't really "news." ...
What we see on the outside, doesn’t necessarily reflect what happens on the inside, but I don’t think there is anything better than a coup...
Well Dressed Couples
My thoughts on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell"
I was asked on formspring: What do you think about the "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy being repealed over the weekend? (W...
I was asked on formspring : Do you believe Christmas is too commercialized these days? My answer is yes, it’s as commercialized as anythi...
Christmas and Commercialization
Cruise Highlights
I haven’t been home more than 7 hours from my cruise and I definitely miss it already. Cruise Highlights (in no particular order) 1. Sh...
This week's YouTube Tuesday comes to you via the Wall Street Journal . I found it oddly hilarious and cool that they did a piece of &qu...
YouTube Tuesday: Dissection of "The Dougie"
When Facebook Can Be Detrimental
When not in the correct frame of mind, Facebook has the ability to easily depress someone. If you aren’t feeling solid about life probably...
This will be my niece's 3rd Christmas. My philosophy on gift giving thus far has always been "bigger is better." My reasoning ...
When Bigger is Better
Black Friday Extravaganza
So, I will start with Thanksgiving first: It was awesome. Started the day in the way I prefer to start it every year, watching the Macy’s Th...
It is that time of year, the time when we list the things we are thankful for. Here's my list: 1. Having a wonderful husband 2. Having ...
I am thankful for...
YouTube Tuesday: "Whip My Hair" - The Jimmy Fallon ballad
I LOL'd at this. Happy YouTube Tuesday (even though this is from NBC.com and not YouTube lol)
Bitter = harsh, hard to bear, stinging, resentful I will not be bitter Because while it may seem my glass is half empty the person with t...
I will not be bitter
The Diet Conversation
Oh my gosh I’m so hungry, but I’m over my allotted calories for this meal. :-\ I am stressed out by being hungry. Is having a snack heal...
Hey Folks. I have started a tumblr to post videos, pictures, and words that I feel express the beauty of all things WOMAN. Check it out: of...
The Beauty of Woman
My official review: Tyler Perry's "For Colored Girls"
This weekend I saw the film version of “For Colored Girls.” Most of you read my letter to Tyler Perry so you know where I stood before see...
I found myself crying at my desk today. I read the story of 11-year-old Shannon Tavarez who was starring as Young Nala in Lion King on Bro...
I came across a great site today while reading Feminist Philosophers it's called " Muslims Wearing Things ." It's a tumbl...
Muslims Wearing Things
Elementary my Dear Watson! (review of Sherlock, Season 1, BBC)
I must say, BBC is certainly keeping me entertained and engaged with their series. First I was blown away by the first season of Luther , st...
Today's YouTube Tuesday was found by my hubby on Gawker . In general, I think cursing/cussing should be used in limitation, but these s...
YouTube Tuesday: The Most Ridiculous Edited-For-TV Film Lines
Wedding Cake and White Dresses
Yesterday was my one year marriage/wedding anniversary. The hubby and I ate year old cake for no reason other than it was tradition, so we...
I have found myself on many occasions fortunate enough to have people willing to make exceptions for me; bend rules to afford an opportuni...
Helping = Maturity?
I was craving Snickers one afternoon... Sidebar: Often after I eat a Lean Cuisine meal I have an immediate craving for chocolate. I feel li...
Tonight I closed my most recent show, "Ladies in Waiting." From the audition to closing night it was definitely an awesome experi...
Blessed
There is no such thing as high standards
There is no such thing as high standards I say that because while people may initially have high and perhaps unmeetable standards for a mat...
This morning I slept until about 10am because my cell phone was dead so I couldn't look at that time. As a result, I slept until I felt ...
Let go of the clocks
Funny or Die Friday: Mike Tyson does "Every Little Step"
Now, I usually post videos on Tuesdays for my YouTube Tuesday series, but I could not wait that long to post this hilariousness. Also, this...
Discipline your mouth so that it does not betray your heart. The power or words is incredible. When you speak something, you bring it into...
Discipline Your Mouth
YouTube Tuesday: Be-Weave Hair Salon
Welcome to this week's edition of YouTube Tuesday . I came across this video over at College Curlies. I found this hilarious. Complet...
The thing about mistakes is that the worst part isn't the actual mistake. We all make mistakes but it is what happens after the mistake...
The thing about mistakes
YouTube Tuesday: Watermelon to the face
It is YouTube Tuesday ! This week's video is ...crazy, that is the best way I can put it. It's a scene from the Amazing Race where a...
Dear Tyler Perry, We need to chat for a second. On November 5th you will have a movie coming out based on something very close to my hea...
Dear Tyler Perry,
Why did I go natural?
I was asked on formspring : Why did you go natural? It probably started with the African American studies classes I took towards the end ...
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