With her passion for writing, McDonough aims to write pieces that resonates with all people. She takes pride in writing pieces that not only educate readers, but inspires them as well. Her published articles can be  seen on ESSENCE Magazine, Madame Noire, Elite Daily and XONecole where she currently serves as lifestyle and culture writer.     

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March 21, 2018

Its not easy being a Black woman who believes in something strongly and isn’t afraid to convey it. Every time we stand up for ourselves, express an opinion or h

March 15, 2018

The truth of the matter is, life isn't always fair but we are responsible for going after the changes we desire in life. If our lives are destined for negativity, it's our duty to change that.

March 14, 2018

Contrary to popular belief, all men are not the same and Derrick Jaxn is living proof of that. In fact, the self love ambassador, author and healthy relationship advocate, gives us all hope to finding a good man in a generation full of f*ckboys.

March 14, 2018

Whether you know her as the dysfunctional Cookie Lyon on Fox’s Empire or the loyal and misguided Yvette from Baby Boy, when you hear the name Taraji P. Henson you can't help but think greatness

March 14, 2018

Does anyone else find it odd that society has this weird fetish with mixed race children? From their eyes to hair texture, society has an uncomfortable adoration with them. Not only is the idea of fetishizing children as if they're a trend problematic, but it's...

February 24, 2018

Society has brainwashed us into believing many things, but of all the things society has made up, Reverse Racism has got to be the most outrageous.

February 24, 2018

Outgrowing people and growing up is apart of life. Stop feeling guilty for letting go of people who have stayed past their welcome.

February 24, 2018

These inspirational trailblazers are showing us we are never to young to make a difference. From being CEO's and founding their own companies these 10 children all under the age of 18 are off to a great start to a successful future.

February 17, 2018

As a first generation American woman, I can attest to the impact both culture and travel has played in my life. The black travel experience is something all black people should be exposed to. Since "traveling while black" was once illegal in this country, it&...

February 17, 2018

While Rihanna’s latest makeup line Fenty Beauty, made us all trophy wives and had us glowing to perfection this season, the real “Glow Up” has nothing to do with beauty at all. Although society has created this inaccurate idea by mainly promoting just the physical of o...

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