Chivalry. Many people say it’s dead. I refuse to believe so. Thank God I am not alone. For those of you who may not know, chivalry is also known as courtliness or the act of courting. 263 more words
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If the old adage “you are what you eat” is true, then I maintain “you are what you see” is accurate as well.
Growing up, I constantly believed I wasn’t ever “good enough” or “pretty enough” because the teen magazines I subscribed to had led me to believe I wasn’t worthy because I wasn’t a blonde girl with blue eyes and big boobs. 292 more words
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Essence magazine has not only created one of America’s signature events of the 4th of July (via the mammoth annual “Essence Music Festival” in New Orleans), but they have quickly created one of the must-be-at events of the annual Oscars week through the Black Women of Hollywood luncheon at the Beverly Wilshire hotel. 138 more words