Tag: #love

LOVE OR SOMETHING KIND OF LIKE IT: THE BUSINESS THAT IS MARRIAGE

“Forever, not quite.” what is love What is the definition of love? Love is a deep affection or an intense feeling of pleasure one feels from another or people. So to put it simply we love those that directly effect our lives and contribute… Continue Reading “LOVE OR SOMETHING KIND OF LIKE IT: THE BUSINESS THAT IS MARRIAGE”

LOVE OR MONEY: WHAT IS YOUR REASON FOR BEING IN BUSINESS

“Do you really like what you do?” like it or love it A lot of people go into business with different reasons for why they go into business. Some people go in with the idea that they will make a lot of money. And… Continue Reading “LOVE OR MONEY: WHAT IS YOUR REASON FOR BEING IN BUSINESS”

BLENDED FAMILIES: HOW THE FACE OF FAMILY HAS CHANGED

“We are one.” the blend What is a blended family? A blended family is a married couple or dating couple that brings together the two sides of a family that was in progress before meeting the other person. And that has always involved the… Continue Reading “BLENDED FAMILIES: HOW THE FACE OF FAMILY HAS CHANGED”

LOVE COMES FROM SOMEWHERE: WHY DO HUMANS LOVE

“We got it; who put it there?” WHAT IS IT? What is love? Love is defined as a deep feeling of intense affection for someone, something, or some place. It can also go deeper a be a sexual attachment to someone. But don’t let… Continue Reading “LOVE COMES FROM SOMEWHERE: WHY DO HUMANS LOVE”

KWANZAA: DAY 1, UMOJA

“Community involvement.” Yesterday was day one of the celebration Kwanzaa. Day one focuses on Umoja, which is the community, familial, and ethnic unity. For those of you that don’t know what Kwanzaa is as a holiday, it was created back in the late 1960’s as a… Continue Reading “KWANZAA: DAY 1, UMOJA”

MERRY XMAS: WHAT DOES TODAY MEAN TO YOU

  “Seasons Greetings.” Today is Christmas, which is arguably the biggest holiday in America. A day where families across the country sit in their living rooms and open gifts. In addition to gifts, there will be dinners, movies being watched, and sports on television.… Continue Reading “MERRY XMAS: WHAT DOES TODAY MEAN TO YOU”

GENDER FRIENDSHIPS: CAN MEN AND WOMEN REALLY JUST BE FRIENDS

“Friendzone is a hard zone.” I was contributing to a discussion on a Facebook page of a woman I know who was having a hard time regarding finding male friends. And she was saying how it’s hard to have male friends because there is… Continue Reading “GENDER FRIENDSHIPS: CAN MEN AND WOMEN REALLY JUST BE FRIENDS”

LAWS OF ATTRACTION: WHY GOOD LOOKING IS MORE THAN LOOKING GOOD

“You can’t help who you like.” The laws of attraction are an aspect of our daily lives that is kind of hard to explain. I have had to deal with having an attraction to someone and that someone was actually in a relationship. But… Continue Reading “LAWS OF ATTRACTION: WHY GOOD LOOKING IS MORE THAN LOOKING GOOD”

LIFE ON HOLD: HAVE YOU HAD TO HOLD OFF ON YOUR DREAMS TO CARE FOR OTHERS

“They had to come first.” As a child to a single mother, I would always hear how she wanted to do so much in her life. But having children at such a young age, mixed with not having the support system she needed, she… Continue Reading “LIFE ON HOLD: HAVE YOU HAD TO HOLD OFF ON YOUR DREAMS TO CARE FOR OTHERS”

FREE LOVE: HOW WOMEN’S RATIONALIZATION FOR MONOGAMY CAN HURT THEM

“You’re not worth it, yet I’ll still engage.” When observing women in relationships, I have taken notice to certain ways in which women have communicated the men they choose. And I have to say at times, when I hear the logic for why women… Continue Reading “FREE LOVE: HOW WOMEN’S RATIONALIZATION FOR MONOGAMY CAN HURT THEM”