Everyone who follows pop culture knew Janet Jackson was dating billionaire Wissam Al Mana, but the couple managed to keep their marriage a secret for months.
No one knew Kerry Washington was dating Nnamdi Asomugha let alone had we suspected she’d secretly gotten married.
Here are four of the most crucial steps couples can take to make (and keep) relationships fresh and fulfilling.
relationship begins with two people delighting in one another.
It sure beats that 44% of black women have never been married tired headline. I’m working on myself to make sure I’m the best me for when that day comes.
Rissa blushed as she gazed at Landon admiringly and slipped her hand into his as they reached the climax of their story—the proposal. But having counseled so many other eager couples, only to witness heartbreak a few years later, we also sensed the sobering reality (which they could not yet fully grasp) of how much this union would impact the rest of their lives.
Women laud celebrities like Kerry, Janet and yes, Beyonce, for being notoriously private with their love lives.
Social media has made it so it’s incredibly easy for people to think they know you/your life so I get it, but I’m the exact opposite of Janet and crew. That’s not to say you’ll know my business; it is to say I have no problem expressing love publicly for the person I’m with.
reminded me that everyone comes to the table with their bullshit; and after saying ‘I Do’ is when the real work starts.
If nothing else it’s inspiring to see married black folks being transparent.