7 Surefire Ways to Revamp a Struggling Relationship

As is the case with all things on Earth, if something is not growing, it is likely the relationship will die without any given effort. At any given point, your relationship is either getting stronger or getting weaker. It can never stand still. If your relationship is floundering, you can change the course altogether by…

​Featured Couple Isaiah Butler and Adrianna Neal #26

Question: Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? Isaiah: I’m from Fort Polk, Louisiana. Adrianna: I’m from Brandon, Mississippi. We both still live in Brandon. Question: How did you meet? Isaiah: We met in high school. We had English together during our Freshman and Senior year. Question: Describe the…

Featured Couple Alston Drummond and Shekinah Robinson #25

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? I am Shekinah Robinson (Charleston, SC) and my husband’s name is Alston Drummond (Spartanburg, SC). We recently married on May 26, 2017, at The River Road and Jasmine Houses and Gardens in Irmo, South Carolina. We live in Greenville, SC where I…

5 Clear Signs You’re in a Healthy Relationship

So, you’ve just embarked on a local dating adventure. Good for you! Believe it or not, most singles out there think that flirting is the most complicated part. Yeah, it can be tricky, but keeping a relationship healthy is a much more complex task. We live in a rather chaotic and fast-paced world and, sadly,…

Can Facebook Ruin Relationships?

Can Facebook ever be the true cause of a relationship’s failure? Well, no. It’s people who ruin their own relationships with risky behavior and thoughtless actions, but in some instances they can’t face the truth, and blame superficial entities, such as Facebook. Social networks of all sorts provide us with a sense of false security…

Single Again

Being single and on your own can be scary at times, but in reality many people are finding creative ways to live alone simply because they can. However, not all singles are social butterflies who go out for brunch with friends after their morning jog every other day. Some are terrified of being lonely and meeting…

How Soon Is Too Soon To Say I Love You

There is no rule book on ‘Love’. There is no schedule or no instructions that come with a new relationship, and really, it doesn’t matter if you’re 15 or 50, at any point in one’s life, relationships really don’t get any easier, they can mellow, but the same stages and questions come up. Especially the…

Moving In Together: The Post-Modern Dilemma

Are you at the stage in your relationship where you hear maybe the most exciting or most dreaded words that can be heard in a relationship? Want to move in together? Is that the end of singledom? Or is it exciting for you to move in with the love of your life and start a…

How to Stay Motivated when Finding a Date Seems Impossible

“I’ve been dating since I was 14. Where is he?” – Charlotte York Don’t we all feel tired of unsuccessfully dating sometimes? How do you keep going when all you ever get is rejection? To make things worse, all your friends seem to be happily in love, married or in long-term relationships, family planning, and…

Featured Couple Eric and Tequila #24

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is Tequila Lewis and I am 36 years old. I was born and raised in Columbus, Mississippi . I’m the mother of two wonderful teenagers… ages 17 and 13. I work for Ecolab. Currently, we live here in Columbus. How…

Nourish Trust in Your Relationships

Relationships vary from individuals to individuals and over time. One of the strongest and weakest relationships is love that couples turn into marriage. When people are in love, they have trust, confidence in each other and care about what both are up to. Every single action from either side never goes unnoticed. The scenario of…

Featured Couple Curtis and Jamila Jones #23

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? I am originally from Chicago, Illinois. I moved to Jackson, Mississippi in 2004 to attend THEE Jackson State University! I, then, received my Masters in Human Resources and I currently work in that field. Curtis is a native of Jackson, Mississippi and…

Featured Couple Tykie Thurman and Ashly Claiborne-Thurman #22​

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? Tykie: I’m from Greenwood; Mississippi. Ashly: I’m from Brandon, Mississippi. We currently reside in Port Gibson, Mississippi together. How did you meet? We met the Fall of 2010 at Alcorn State University. Tykie: I gave her a ride to the gym. I…

Emotional Affair: Have You Entered a Danger Zone? by Dr. Richard Nicastro

An emotional affair often occurs long before a physical affair. Everyone is vulnerable to heading down the path of emotional infidelity and because of this, you need to be prepared. Discover the top warning signs so you can protect your marriage or relationship from the danger zones of an emotional affair.

Communication in a Relationship by Michael Brady

Communication is a vital part of our lives: a typical day involves many interactions between ourselves, our work colleagues and clients, our children, our friends, our ex’s, future relationships, etc. This interaction takes place where we live, work, relax, socialize and wherever we perform routine tasks. Communication skills are critical for building healthy relationships, especially…

Monday Motivation: Loyalty

Just like me, you’ve probably heard over and over again that loyalty DOESN’T exist. To a certain degree, I agree with this negative opinion. But, aren’t we always supposed to look at the bright side? Let’s take a more positive approach and think of it like this… Loyalty DOES exist. Repeat that to yourself about…

Cyclical by Hym

“Psychological and physical abuse are far more prevalent than society is talking about.” – Hym CAn 

Featured Couple James and Sha’ahn #21

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is James Jackson, Jr. and I am from Fredericksburg, Virginia. I am 40 years old and a divorced father of three. I have lived in Woodbridge, Virginia for the last eight years. I am an Operations Manager for a major…

The Price of Fame: Part 1

Have you been following the relationship development of Israel Houghton and Adrienne Bailon? Vote below and let us know your thoughts.    No copyright intended.

Featured Couple Eric and Sellena Hunter #20

Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name is Sellena R. Hunter. I am a small town country girl from Pearl, Mississippi. I am the CEO of an accounting office, which is also located in Pearl. I have been married to Eric D. Hunter for seven years. We…

The Perfect Match

“We were the perfect match. Maybe that’s why we burned out.” – 9GAG Thoughts on this….