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Review: 3 Very Good Reasons to See The LEGO NINJAGO Movie on September 22!

My oldest daughter and I just came back from an awesome trip where we spent some much needed quality time together.  We were  invited by Warner Bros. Pictures to LEGOLAND, outside of San Diego, Ca for a special advance screening of “The LEGO NINJAGO Movie“. And you’re probably thinking, it’s a LEGO® movie, why didn’t you take Keep Reading →

Start Building Wealth With These 3 Real Estate Investing Resources

Here’s a simple truth. It’s almost impossible to become financially independent working a 9 to 5. As Robert Kiyosaki points out in his book Rich Dad, Poor Dad, the disadvantages of being an employee are just too numerous. Taxes, for one, crush your wealth building ability. Worse yet, you’re not guaranteed job security. And if Keep Reading →

Can Two Broken People Make Marriage Work?

Dear Dr. Buckingham, My husband and myself have been together 15 years, married 10, with two beautiful children. I have had several emotional affairs, two were sexual.He has caught me every time. In the last two affairs though, I felt done with the marriage. I was the working parent struggling mentally and physically. He did Keep Reading →

Lena Waithe Makes Emmy History

Lena Waithe has made Emmy history as the first African-American woman to win for comedy writing at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

Waithe won for co-writing the “Thanksgiving” episode of “Master of None” with series co-creator and star, Aziz Ansari. Waithe has also had a recurring role on the Netflix comedy. In the famed episode, Waithe created it about her own coming out experience.

Calling All Parents – Chuck E. Cheese’s Has a Message for You!

Chuck E. Cheese’s has been making some serious changes and they have something special for the parents.  But before I tell you what it is, I want to make it very clear that their mission has and always will be to make kids happy…hence the slogan “Where a kid can be a kid.” With that Keep Reading →

2 Lessons About Sex You Probably Missed From Insecure Season 2  

We just witnessed another heart wrenching season finale of Insecure on HBO. Season 2 was all about the messy middle of these characters’ transition from the relationships they once knew into an uncertain future, and it made for really good TV that was often uncomfortable to watch. The struggle is real for Issa, Molly, Lawrence Keep Reading →

Video: This Husband’s Reaction to His Bride Has the Internet Spinning!

We love Real Black Love. And, it’s usually never more on display than at a wedding. Do you remember what you thought when you first saw your spouse on your wedding day? One of my favorite parts of a wedding is the moment the bride enters the room. While most people stand and look at Keep Reading →

The Key to Achieving Forever Closeness With Your Spouse

Do you desire to be closer to your spouse? If you do, then do you know what that really means? Let me start by saying that the generic idea of this article, ways to be “close” to your spouse, can be Googled and found all over the internet. Whether it’s spiritually close, physically close, emotionally Keep Reading →

Record Number of Chicago Black Women Are Getting Concealed Gun Permits

According to a  new study, black women are arming themselves more in Cook County, Chicago.

About 800 black women got a license in 2014, according to Illinois State Police. So far in 2017, nearly 1,400 black women have received a concealed carry permit — already more than all of 2016. In all, more than 4,000 black women have received a concealed carry license in Cook County.

Police Investigate Facebook Video in Death of Kenneka Jenkins

Police investigating the death of a teen whose body was found in a hotel freezer say they have interviewed 12 people who were “involved in some way.”

Kenneka Jenkins, 19, was found dead in a walk-in freezer at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel & Conference Center in Rosemont, Illinois, at about 12:30 a.m. Sunday. She had been reported missing by family members about 24 hours before.

Idris Elba Is Off The Market

Just months ago, Idris Elba said in an interview that he’s never getting married again. So we hope that his newest girlfriend has quelled any marriage expectations she may have.

During his recent promotional spree for his newest movie The Mountain Between Us, Elba and his girlfriend Sabrina Dhowre, made their first public appearance.

3 Prayers to Strengthen You When Your Desire for Marriage is Overwhelming

Growing up, I wasn’t exactly what you would call…a planner. I mean, you hear about people who have their lives planned down to the casket. Me, not so much. And, when it came to getting married, that attitude prevailed. So, when 30 came and went, I can’t say I was thrilled about being single. In Keep Reading →