​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…

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…

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…

An Engagement to Remember: Congratulations Kaelin and Kyrah!

What a way to start the year!!! Vloggers Kaelin and Kyrah took to Twitter to announce their engagement. #engaged!!!!!!!! pic.twitter.com/QMZZFBlKmm — Kyrah Stewart (@Kyrah_Stewart) January 1, 2017 CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE TO THEIR VLOG AND WATCH THE FULL PROPOSAL! What made this engagement even more special was the poem Kaelin, who is the groom to…

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…

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.

Ten Secrets to a Successful Marriage by Joy Linford

1. Happiness is not the most important thing: Everybody needs to be upbeat, however, joy will go back and forth. Fruitful couples figure out how to deliberately do things that will bring bliss back when life pulls it away. 2. Couples discover the value in just showing up. At the point when things get extreme…

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…

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…

Singles Surviving When Marriage is Out of Style (Part 2)

In December 2015, we left off with me resolving to survive being single, staying happy and continuing my search for love. Well two-thirds of that is true. I’ve kept happy and survived being single! Singles Surviving When Marriage is Out of Style: Keisha’s POV (Point of View) Looking for love? Well, I’ve decided to let…

Marital Advice Revisited After Divorce

Before marrying my now ex-husband, I can remember receiving the most ridiculous advice. Now that I’m divorced, that advice is the only advice I can even remember receiving! Did I take heed to their advise? No. Do I wish I had? Yes. February is the Month of Love. Many couples relationship status changed from dating…

Featured Couple Mr. and Mrs. Willie McKennis, Sr. #18

Today is February 1, 2016, which is also the first day of The Month of Love. In celebration of this romantic filled month, I would like to present our first Featured Couple of 2016, Mr. and Mrs. Willie McKennis, Sr. Tell us about yourself. Where are you from? Where do you live now? My name…

FIVE WAYS TO AVOID TEMPTATION USING BIBLICAL PRINCIPLES

How you react to daily challenges is a direct reflection of your spiritual growth. Each day, you must pray to God for earthly protection and godly wisdom. David did not always apply godly wisdom. During wartime, kings went out to battle, serving alongside their soldiers. King David found himself in a compromising position as he…

How to Know If a Man Is Really Interested by Author Colin Tate

Here is the age-old secret to determine if a man is really interested in you. If a man likes you, there will be no question in your mind. You won’t have to ask your friends, family or anyone else for their advice. Think about it this way. I’m sure at some point in your life…

2015 Featured Couple of the Year

When I was a little girl, I watched soap operas with my great-grandmother and Dallas with my great-grandfather. Fast forward several years, I am still a fan of the same shows. I don’t know if watching these shows played a role in my love for romance or the fact that my zodiac sign is Scorpio….