Thursday, July 31, 2014

Misty Copeland Stars in a Breathtaking New Ad


Misty Copeland of the American Ballet Theatre stars in a new ad for sportswear brand Under Armour. The dramatizes the rejection Misty had faced in her journey to becoming a renowned dancer. Not only is she the American Ballet Theater's only Black soloist but she's a published author who's been on tour with Prince.

Watch the ad below:

Notes on Being Single: Living Your Life Like It's Golden


Katrice Mines of My Vicarious Life sat down with Ebony Janice to explain her feelings on being single and approaching 40.

Watch the entire interview below:

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

How to Shop at Whole Foods on a Budget


Eating healthy doesn't have to be expensive. Vlogger Vanisha explains how she gets the most bang for her buck at the healthy grocer.

Felicia O'Dell's Cooking Videos Are Laugh Out Loud Hilarious


For the past few days, Felicia O'Dell's hilarious, expletive-laden cooking videos have been making the rounds. She's not making gourmet cuisine, but the recipes are accessible, and Felicia's personality makes them unmissable.

Watch below:

Janelle Monae Releases Video for 'Electric Lady' and it is Everything


Janelle Monae has finally released a video for title track from her latest album. In the clip for 'Electric Lady,' Janelle attends a sorority/fraternity party.

I've had this song on repeat all summer, and the video does not disappoint.

Tensions Rise in the Braxton Family Values Extended Trailer


In the upcoming season of Braxton Family Values, Toni, Tamar, Trina, Traci and Towanda begin recording their group gospel album. But things get tense when the women cannot come to an agreement on the project's direction.

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Why I'm Taking a Break from the Black Church


My relationship to church is complicated right now.

Watch me explain below: