The Single Girl’s Guide To Online Dating | Part 1

The Single Girl’s Guide To Online Dating | Part 1
I come from an old-fashioned family, so online dating was something I myself vowed to never do. I had heard the horror stories and scoffed at the thought of going through the emotional mutilation of constantly putting myself out there—vulnerable and exposed. However, after my family realized that my daily routine left no space for ...

Am I Ready For My Year of Yes?!

28. February 2017 Relationships 6
Am I Ready For My Year of Yes?!
2017 is bending down on one knee, promising to open my world up to new experiences, and huge opportunities. All I have to do is let go of the fear, and say yes. The problem is, I’m just not sure if I’m ready for the risk…or the commitment. I don’t know if I’m ready for my year of yes.   Believe me, no ...

Leader Of D.C.’s Largest Interracial Singles Meetup Talks Race, Dating, And IDSocialConnect

Leader Of D.C.’s Largest Interracial Singles Meetup Talks Race, Dating, And IDSocialConnect
Ok, so I’m gonna be real. In the past, interracial dating never seemed like it could even remotely be my thing. It was difficult for me to see myself finding commonalities with a guy outside of my own culture. But an interview with Chasta Piatakovas, leader of D.C.’s largest interracial singles Meetup Group, changed my perspective. Chasta, an advocate ...

The Single Girl’s Guide To Surviving The Holiday Season

The Single Girl’s Guide To Surviving The Holiday Season
It\'s holiday time. And cuffing season has officially reached it\'s peak! For couples this means, cute selfies in the snow, Instagram posts boasting of successful family introductions, and whimsical proposals. But for single girls, this time of year can bring mixed emotions, and never ending questions from family members who are concerned that we will die alone. Sigh... Being single during ...

Neo-Soul Artist April Sampé Talks Love, New Music, and Redefining U.G.L.Y.

Neo-Soul Artist April Sampé Talks Love, New Music, and Redefining U.G.L.Y.
April Sampé has been blessed with a gift that is nothing short of amazing. Don’t believe me? Just hand her a mic.  The singer was once told by doctors that she would never sing again. She has since gone on to perform for Grammy Award winning artists including, Chrisette Michele, Cee lo Green, and Wyclef Jean. While ...

What I’m Feeling| Anthony Hamilton’s Best Relationship Advice and Highlights From the “What I’m Feeling Tour”

What I’m Feeling| Anthony Hamilton’s Best Relationship Advice and Highlights From the “What I’m Feeling Tour”
Grammy-award winning singer Anthony Hamilton is in the middle of a four-week, multi-city tour to promote his 5th  studio album, What I’m Feelin’.  Hamilton\'s smooth, soulful voice, and unique tone place him in a category all his own. His songs are known to perfectly capture very real thoughts about life, love, and heartbreak. After attending his concert this past ...

My Tribute To #AllSummerSixteen

14. September 2016 Relationships 1
My Tribute To #AllSummerSixteen
It’s about to be fall, and I am so excited ya’ll! Time to pull out the fitted jeans, rider boots, and cute fall sweaters. But before I can jump into full fall mode, I have to pay my respects to the summer. It went by so fast, but it was full of amazing experiences. Although there is so much I could tell you, I’ve decided to ...