Howdy! Today’s post contains a gift for you. Woo Hoo! Mama is super-duper proud about it, too. Remember this piece a couple weeks back? Well, the cool folks behind I Still Do ($29.99, Imagine Photography) have offered to give a copy of this wonderful coffee table tome away to a BlackBridalBliss.com reader of my choice. How cool is that, huh? Not only is this book one that will be a welcoming addition to your current library but it would make a lovely anniversary gift for some deserving couple. Keep reading to find out how you can score this book without spending a dime. [Read more...]
Whether it is your first time visiting BlackBridalBliss.com, or your 51st time — you have figured out that I’m over the doom and gloom regarding marriage in the Black community. Not only is the conversation exhausting, stats misused (sure educated Black women are getting married older but virtually all educated women are getting hitched later in life) and very rarely are the historical and social factors brought to the table for context. UGH! So when I discover folks like Kea Taylor , I am genuinely more optimistic about the global perception of Black marriage. You will be, too.