Get Some Self-Esteem Girl!

No truer words have been spoken. I just came home from a date with someone I really believed was my boyfriend. We started telling each other “I love you,” and this time around (we have done this dance for a while now), things seemed to be good between us. I thought we had grown in…

Can You Stand the….Pounds?

Let’s face it. For some of us, lugging around extra weight can be depressing and a chore. Extra weight can have us hiding out, refusing to participate in, say, LIFE!  Sure there are plus-sized sistas whom we admire – Jill Scott, Queen Latifah, and Monique – HOWEVER, these sistas have what some of us lack:…

The Cycle

Sooooooooo….um…how’s that New Year’s Resolution working out for ya? For many of us, we talk a good game after the holidays. It usually starts around Christmas with a “vow.” We agree to marry our commitment to work out and cut out all the “wrong” foods from our diet. We signed up for gyms and/or registered for classes…