On Twitter tonight, one of the trending hashtags was #TheseLyricsChangedMyLife. Being the music fiend that I am, I had to jump into that conversation. Soon after, I started thinking about life and how music plays such a vital role in my survival. Music has always been my safe place, and I need it almost as … More Which music artists have had the greatest impact on your life?
Yall know what I miss? Those good ole 90s remixes. Not the “let’s throw a rapper on it and call it a remix” trend that only seems to occur these days. I’m talking those remixes that sounded like a completely different song. One of those Bad Boy/So So Def remixes that was so hot that … More #FlashbackFriday: Remembering the Remix
Everyone, meet Pudgie. Pudgie is my roommate’s dog. If you didn’t know already, my roommate and I dated eons ago. Although I’ve always liked Pudgie, I wasn’t as fond of her when my roommate & I were a thing. She seemed a little too spoiled for my liking. However, after a year of living with … More Four things you can learn from an over the hill pug
The other day, The Shade Room posted on Instagram that Jennifer Lopez would be this year’s recipient of MTV’s Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. I couldn’t believe the hate that was in the comments. Sooo, many folks were unhappy with MTV’s decision. In fact, a lot of people prefer that Missy Elliott receive the award … More Put Some Respeck on J-Lo’s Name
Look, I get it. Sometimes it just feels good to say you’re dating someone, especially if you haven’t dated in a while. We all have our insecurities, and it’s wonderful to come across someone who thinks your pudgy little belly is cute or those freckles on your face are hot. However, don’t let your new … More Three Basic Things Any Person You Date Should Have
Time to celebrate, ladies! You can finally free the nipple….well, to nurse your baby that is. Yes, this week it officially became legal in every US state to breastfeed your child in public. Even though I knew women who nursed in public caught scrutiny sometimes from others, I didn’t actually know it was illegal. That’s … More Public breastfeeding is here, yall!
Like most people, I was completely caught off guard this past Tuesday by the news of Demi Lovato. I was casually strolling out of Kroger grocery store when a breaking news notification popped up on my phone saying that Demi Lovato had been rushed to the hospital for what appeared to be a heroin overdose. … More #FlashbackFriday: Recognizing Demi Lovato