Brown Girl Collective

Where bold, brilliant & beautiful "Brown Girls" connect.

The Brown Girl Collective is a network that caters to the needs of the multi-faceted, sophisticated woman of African descent.


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Where Is Everyone?

The Facebook page is on fire but it looks like no one has posted in 2 years.Where are my fellow brown girls?WSee More
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Say It, Sister! - Quotes by Women of African Descent

"The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change her future by merely changing her attitude."

-- Oprah Winfrey

Welcome to the Brown Girl Collective!

Hey there Brown Girl!!

This is Marcie, the Chief Creative Force behind the Brown Girl Collective, and I would like to welcome you to OUR network! As the tagline says, this is the place where bold, brilliant & beautiful "Brown Girls" connect.

Take some time to peruse the site, join (or start) a group and share your stories of encouragement. While you are always free to voice your honest opinions, please do so in a spirit of love as we want to uplift one another and develop positive solutions to the issues that challenge us as women of color.

So... Grab your favorite beverage, sit back in your chair and enjoy!

With Much Love,

Blog Posts

Jewellery gifts for mother’s day

Posted by sherry wilson on March 21, 2015 at 2:42am 0 Comments

Mother’s Day: An opportunity to make your mother feel special!

Mother’s Day is a day to acknowledge the significant role your mother has played in your life. It is also a time to reflect on the hardships she went though…


An Apology To My Fellow Black Women

Posted by Nancy Laws on November 4, 2014 at 11:36am 0 Comments

American Black women have always been painted negatively in the U.S. media, which also influences the international community. From the Mammy to Jezebel to Sapphire, these stereotypes have affected society’s view of the Black Woman, setting the tone for her treatment by other communities before she is even given the opportunity to prove otherwise.  

I remember when I first started middle school in the predominantly…

See HER (in the mirror)? SHE is worth it!

Posted by Chandra Washington on September 2, 2014 at 4:15pm 6 Comments

Before I realized my poem 37 Years was chosen to be shared by Brown Girl Collective, I woke up this morning thinking about how we (women) go through great effort to "preen" in order to attract a man, with the idea that once we find that "true love," we will find happiness.  While the assumption that finding "true love" is correct, we as HUMANS only got it half-right.  The "true love" we seek is not OUTSIDE OF OURSELVES; the Lifetime Happiness we desire must…


Red Wine picks - a wine tasting

Posted by Trina on August 24, 2014 at 12:22am 0 Comments

Cabernet Sauvignon or Cabernet Sauvignon blends are generally heavy body wines. While the flavor of each vintage may vary - generally you will notice flavors of black currants, cassis, cherries, cedar, spice.  Here are some interesting ones to try.

Rodney Strong - Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon 2011…



Where Is Everyone?

Started by Williesha Morris on Saturday. 0 Replies

The Facebook page is on fire but it looks like no one has posted in 2 years.Where are my fellow brown girls?WContinue

Non Proft Orginization

Started by Cassandra Jackson Nov 26, 2014. 0 Replies

Hello,I am looking to start a non-profit organization here in my home town to help the children.  Many the less fortunate.   I could some helpful ideas since I don't have a clue to where to start.  I know that since I have gotten out of the military…Continue


Started by Nancy Laws Nov 4, 2014. 0 Replies

I would like to collaborate with other bloggers, I am new to blogging, but passionate...are there other bloggers interested in doing the same?  www.redesigningnancy.blogspot.comContinue

Virtual Fitness/Weight Loss Group

Started by Marcie Thomas. Last reply by Carleen Patrick Aug 31, 2014. 14 Replies

Quick Poll: Would you be interested in forming a virtual fitness/weight loss group? It can be hard to go it alone, so I think that we could all benefit from some sisterly support. Please reply so that I can get things set up for us. I would like to…Continue


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