Reality Rewind

Do Relationships Work Better When He’s The Breadwinner?

by Yvonne Chase

Know Her Place Last night on The Real Housewives Of Atlanta, the saga continued between Kandi, her fiance Todd and Kandi’s mother Momma Joyce.  After watching it all unfold, I would not marry Kandi if I was Todd.  For the rest of his days if he marries Kandi, he will have to prove to her […]

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Reality Rewind: Is It Okay To Text Another Woman’s Husband?

by Yvonne Chase

Apollo Is Married – Kenya Is Not Last night on The Real Housewives Of Atlanta, Kenya and Phaedra got into it because Kenya text Phaedra’s husband Apollo.  Kenya said she was responding to Apollo which implies he text her first.  I don’t know who text who first and to me it doesn’t matter.  What does […]

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Marrying The Game – Do Opposites Attract Then Attack?

by Yvonne Chase

Trying To Make It To The Altar She is a conservative, well dressed, well read, formally educated school teacher.  He is a tatted up from head to toe, pants sagging, weed smoking, alcohol slugging, uneducated gangsta rapper.  Together they have two children and are trying to make it to the altar.  The problem is their […]

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Spouse or Sibling – Who Comes First?

by Yvonne Chase

Husband Before Sister Today while catching up on reality TV, I clicked on Tia & Tamera to watch their latest episode.  One of the segments that stood out to me was about Tamera putting her husband before her sister. Family Comes First Here’s the back story; Tia & Tamera were scheduled to play at a […]

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In-Laws, Sex, Babies and Money

by Yvonne Chase

NY to LA I really enjoy watching the reality show Newlyweds: The First Year.  Are you watching? I wrote about it last week and focused on the couple Alaska and Kim as they figure out what submission is and how it will play out in their marriage.  This week they’re still working out the details […]

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Reality Rewind: Is Kordell Divorcing Porsha?

by Yvonne Chase

Irretrievably Broken? I don’t know if this is a plot to extend their tired storyline but word on the blogs is Kordell Stewart filed for divorce from his Real Housewife of Atlanta Porsha Stewart.  The petition filed on March 22nd says, “Petitioner, after marrying respondent, a cast member on the “Real Housewives of Atlanta,” on […]

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Reality Rewind: Can Interfaith Relationships Work?

by Yvonne Chase

Religion and Raising Children After overdosing on all of the inauguration festivities, I stepped into the other room to see what everyone else was watching and they were checking out Love & Hip Hop.  In the quick bit I saw, “Jen the Pen” and her rapper boyfriend Consequence were having a conversation about his religion […]

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Reality Rewind: The Sisterhood

by Yvonne Chase

Get It Right I am so mad at The Sisterhood First Ladies on TLC after watching the latest episode.  Do you watch? Let me say this before I continue, if the church can’t get marriage right and we have the manual on how to do this thing, how will anyone else get it right? Renew […]

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Reality Rewind: Real Housewives of Atlanta

by Yvonne Chase

Marriage THEN a Baby Carriage I finally had a chance to watch last night’s episode of The RHOA.  There were a lot of good moments beginning with Nene Leakes and the conversation she had with her son about his new baby girl.  When he said he wanted to have more kids but didn’t plan on […]

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Reality Rewind: Marrying The Game

by Yvonne Chase

Why Are You Marrying Him? Can someone please help me understand? I’m thoroughly confused! I watched Marrying the Game last night and got an instant headache.  Here we go again with the typical black relationship drama.  Been together eight years, had two kids and now we’re getting married.  That’s the story of The Game and […]

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