lifestyle

How To Become A Texan
Let me start off by saying I am a Chicagoan.  I was born and raised in Chicago and know everything about city and the people.  However, there are certain individuals that have moved to Chicago and became honorary Chicagoans and are just as passionate about the city as someone who is origin…
5 Must Eat Foods to Keep Your Heart Healthy
While scores of studies have been done to determine which foods are the best for your heart health, doctors at last weekend’s American College of Cardiology conference say there are five in particular that are especially beneficial.
Insane! Parents Use Mail-Order Chicken Pox Lollipops
American parents who are not in favor of immunizing their children are purposely seeking out Chicken Pox infected lollipops to intentionally infect their children with this horrendous disease.
Yes -- crazy people buy lollipops, spit and quit tips that have allegedly been contaminated with someone w…
Should 3 Year Olds Sing ‘Super Bass’
First Barbie has tattoos -- now we have wee little girls singing Nicki Minaj's single "Super Bass." Stop and actually listen to the lyrics they are pretty provocative and suggestive.
Have to admit I smiled when I watched the girls ham it up for the camera -- and what self confidence -- but…
Get That Body Tight & Right For Spring!
Okay ladies, time to get excited because Spring is almost here, and if you’re anything like me, you’ve been indulging on tons of unhealthy, and fattening foods all winter, and definitely been slacking on your workout. Face it, we ALL get the case of the winter blahs..…
5 Reasons Black Women Can’t Save Money
Earlier this year the Insight Center for Community Economic Development published a study which found that the median wealth of single black women is $100 compared to that of single white women at $41,000.  Don't be fooled by thinking the disparity is caused by just a difference …
When Your Friends Don’t Have Children –
A woman recently posted an open letter on parentsconnect.com urging her childless friends to understand that she can no longer live the life of a fun, single, kidless gal.
Some of the offenses she named are listed after the jump --
How To Become A Morning Person in 2011
Wish you were one of those women who get up at the crack of dawn to get in that morning workout? You know, one of those ladies that go to work feeling energized and not sluggish all day?
Does This Look Familiar?
7:00 a.m. Alarm blares...