The Single Woman’s Never Been to Vegas [Review]

The Single Woman’s Never Been to Vegas [Review]

I’ve Never Been to Vegas But My Luggage Has: Mishaps and Miracles on the Road to Happily Ever After, published by Thomas Nelson, is a fabulous new book by The Single Woman a.k.a. Mandy Hale! You may recall my recent interview with her as we sat down to talk singleness, sass, and salvation on Valentine’s Day. She […]

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Surgeon General: “Black women don’t exercise because they don’t want to sweat their hair out.”

While speaking on health at the recent Bronner Brothers Hair Show, the United States Surgeon General, Dr. Regina M. Benjamin told the New York Times: “Oftentimes you get women saying, ‘I can\'t exercise today because I don\'t want to sweat my hair back or get my hair wet.\' When you\'re starting to exercise, you look for reasons not to, and sometimes the hair is one of those reasons.” Her comments caused some in the Black community to take exception as they felt that her remarks unfairly singled out Black women. Do you agree that Black women don't exercise because they don't want to sweat out their hairstyles? Ladies, speak up -- what do you do with your hair when you work out?

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The Balm In Gilead Celebrates Three International Denomination Women Leaders

The Balm In Gilead\’s Gala celebration on March 25, 2011 at the prestigious Ritz-Carlton of McLean, Virginia honored Dr. Elnora Hamb, International President, Women\’s Missionary Council of The CME Church; Dr. Barbara Shaw, International President of the Women\’s Home & Oversees Missionary Society of The AMEZ Church; and, Dr. Jamesina Evans, International President Emeritus, Women\’s […]

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Women in Leadership: Is Being Friendly Fatal?

Women who lead can be very effective, although there may be a number of characteristics as it relates to their personalities and leadership styles that differ from their male counterparts. Is there an unspoken rule regarding how women leaders should carry themselves? For most women being friendly, personable and reachable comes naturally. But can women […]

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