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Survey Finds More Girls and Boys Need HPV Vaccine

For years, health experts have stressed the importance of teen girls getting the HPV vaccine. But apparently, that’s not enough…. More

Pregnancy Countdown: 9 Cool Items To Track The Big Day

As you get ready for the new bundle of joy, treat yourself to one of these cool and handy pregnancy countdown trackers…. More

5 Things I Want My Tween Daughter To Know About Girlfriends

Being the mother of a tween girl in 2014 is no easy task, and as mine prepares to leave elementary school there are just few things that I think she needs to know before venturing off into the world of junior high school. … More

13 Noteworthy Patterned Wallpaper Ideas

Are you in search of a way to jazz at up your space without a lot of effort? Well these patterned wallpaper ideas might just do the trick! In this post we feature some unique ways that others have used this classic design tool — from cutting up paper and putting it into frames and clocks, to using it to line stairs and bookcases, to highlighting unique pieces of art or making a space appear bigger and brighter. Whip out your devices and get ready to jot!

Manic Memoirs: The Beautiful Face of Mental Illness

What does mental illness look like? Whose face do you see? Is it the crazy guy in front of the bodega that talks to himself and screams obscenities at passersby? … More

10 Delicious Valentine’s Day Brunch Ideas

One way to express your love to someone is by whipping up a fabulous meal that will satisfy their appetite. So call up your gals or your guy and host a Valentine’s Day brunch. Here are some recipes to try…. More

10 Date Night Movies to Watch at Home

Not every date has to include some overly-priced fancy dinner and flowers, you can be romantic in the comforts of your own home. So call up your boo thang, cook or order in food, light ... More

Out of the Mouths of Babes: Little Girls Featured In My Natural Hair Is Beautiful PSA

Maureen Aladin’s empowering PSA, “My Natural Hair is Beautiful” features African-American girls of all ages asking if the viewer finds their hair “ugly.” The video is inspiring a much-needed conversation…. More

Kelly Rowlands Style: 13 Vivacious Looks

It’s really lovely to watch the evolution of Kelly Rowland’s style go from cherry-headed-Beyonce-drone to savvy, stylish and fly. Breeze through this blog to discover her dope-girl street style that swaggers between upscale sequined pieces (sweetheart jumpsuits) and boho chic (ripped Boyfriend jeans, chunky sweaters and head scarves). We see you Kelly Rowland! Get it!
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What’s Wrong With Being a Princess?

Nowadays there are even sweatsuits with ‘Princess’ embossed in glitter — I don’t do as much as my fellow moms but every once in a while, for my daughters, I give in to princess power…… More