Author: AishaAdams

Romance On A Budget With Groupon

This is a sponsored post. The stories and opinions expressed in this are truly mine, and I excited to share this with you. One thing about me is that I love gifts! I’m not really a flowers kind of girl though, I like household appliances and other gadgets that make my life easier. My husband on the other hand can be kind of tight with money, and that is why we both love Groupon Goods. For example, last month I really wanted to get a pair of wireless earphones. I hinted to my husband that it would be awesome...

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Yoni Care: My Switch To The Blossom Cup

The universe really wanted me to try my Blossom Cup  (A Menstrual Cup). I wanted to try it too, but I had some apprehensions. Even though I had read a lot of cool things about the cup, I wasn’t really comfortable with the idea of sticking it up my yoni. What if it got stuck up there? I worried things would get bloody. What if it spilled, or even worse, what if people could smell the blood? Although it seemed like a good idea to try it, these things totally freaked me out. That is probably why the universe,...

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Beyond Boxing: 3 Reasons Muhammad Ali Will Always Be ‘The Greatest’

“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee” – Muhammad Ali A few years ago, I had a personal trainer who incorporated boxing into my training regimen. During that time I took it upon myself to learn as much as I could about the champ. He was an amazing fighter and a true all-around champion. I will probably mourn his passing by watching The Greatest with my son. I also plan to light a candle for him, while watching one of my all time favorite interviews. It is a conversational style interview with Nikki Giovanni.   [embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dv5HbfIVA8w[/embedyt]  ...

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Dear Netflix, We Have A Problem With The Winx Club #TAKEITDOWN

NetFlix and chill is the shit, unless you’re a young brown girl with an Afro catching up on Winx Club. Follow me on this… Let’s say it is summer, and your mother has said, “Go somewhere and sit down.” You get your healthy snack, your apple juice, and your pretty little black girl doll, Mia. You already took those whack ass pony tails out of her hair in an effort to make it her look more like you, but her hair is not kinky enough. Plus, the stupid part down the middle is permanent. So her hair will never...

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Advice From Malcolm X: 5 Things He Wanted Us To Know

Malcolm X was born Malcolm Little; after returning from Hajj he took the name el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz. Malcolm was most known for his powerful presence and his oratory skills. He inspired revolutionary groups such as the Black Panther Party For Self Defense, and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement. In 1965, Malcolm X was murdered by Thomas Hagan, a member of the Nation of Islam. Today he would have been 91. Although his birthday is not a nationally recognized holiday, that shouldn’t stop us from celebrating him or revisiting his legacy. Malcolm X was unapologetically Black, and he had the...

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