• Man Cave Madness Must Haves

    What does it take for the fellas to have the best watch party ever? We caught up with some cool guys to get the scoop on what they can’t live without when it comes to their man cave.

  • Romantic Meals for the Foodie in Your Life

    Have a foodie in your life? Then you know the best way to their heart is through their stomach! Need some ideas to impress your special someone on your next date night?

  • Secrets For Style Reinvention

    Are you ready for a style reinvention? Check out these tips for stepping up your wardrobe and releasing your inner fashionista!

  • Kenji Summers: Passport Life

    Kenji Summers, whose name means strong and vigorous in Japanese, started his own movement to get passports in the hands of young African Americans just like him.

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Where I'm From

  • Where I'm From: Issa Rae

    Everyone knows Issa Rae as her character “J” from Awkward Black Girl, but who is Issa Rae in real life? We caught up with her to get the inside scoop on the lady behind the lens, Issa Rae: the writer, film lover and hometown Philly girl.

  • Aaron Arnold, Mr. Music Is My Business

    At the pivotal age of 25, Aaron Arnold quit his comfortable corporate job in New York City to intern for free at one of the biggest record labels in Hip-Hop. Now, at 34 years old, “Mr. Music is My Business,” is at a place he never imagined possible.

  • The Marcus Troy Experience

    Canadian born Marcus Troy is the mastermind behind creative branding campaigns for some very big names in sports and entertainment – not to mention he’s got an upcoming project with a Hip-Hop super producer. We had a chance to catch up with Canada's creative cool kid to pick his brain about his successes and the "real" Marcus Troy.

  • Sporty Afros

    We caught up with the very busy leading ladies of Sporty Afros to chat about everything from fitness, their brand and much more to deep dive into the women behind the coiled crowns.


  • Spring Fashion Trends You Can’t Miss

    This one’s for the ladies! We may still be suffering from the cold weather blues in some parts of the country now, but spring’s hottest new trends are here, to at least look at until warmer conditions meet us again.

  • Friday Night Fashion

    We’ve gathered some fashionable ideas to get you inspired for the love of Friday night!

  • DIY: Arm Candy

    Give your wrist some sugar with the arm candy trend. It’s not edible, but it is the ultimate wrist confectionary – similar to sweet treats in a springtime basket. Just in case you’re new to this fun fashion trend, arm candy is an assortment of bracelets in different colors and styles.


  • Teach Me How to Live Tweet!

    Want to learn how to be a pro at live tweeting? You’ve come to the right place. Follow these five tips and you’ll be tweeting with the best of them before you know it!

  • Four Influential Black Bloggers You Should Know

    Black bloggers have become an important go-to source for general commentary, information sharing and news on various topics. Whether you're into politics, sports, fashion or searching for the latest news on your favorite celebrity, here are four influential Black bloggers you should know.

  • Six African American Artists to Follow on Instagram

    It seems a true artist can transform any outlet into his or her own creative space. Check out our list of creative souls you should check out on Instagram.

Food & Health

  • Healthy Tips to Fight Your Afternoon Snack Attack

    Although tempting, don’t fall victim to these unhealthy choices, which are typically high in calories and sodium. Instead, reach for healthier snack choices, like the ones below, that will boost your energy, mood and curb that hunger!

  • A Red and Sweet Breakfast Treat

    Brighten up your morning with this Red Velvet Pancake recipe!

  • 4 Apps for a Quick Meal

    We’ve all dreamed of the day we'll come across a smartphone app that can iron our clothes, wash our windows and cook dinner. We haven't found it yet, but found four apps to share that will help you save time at dinner!