My New Home Renovations: Kitchen Before & After Pictures

My New Home Renovations: Kitchen Before & After Pictures

I have finally been able to sit down and put together a post on some of the major renovations my husband Carl and I have taken on in our new house. As I write this, there are two men working on our stair railings (bites nails…). And for those who don’t know yet, Carl and(…)

I’m Officially a Home Owner!

I’m Officially a Home Owner!

Hey everyone! I know I’ve been M.I.A from blogging and one of the reasons is my husband Carl and I became home owners as of April 1st! It’s a two floor Cottage right here in Austin!   For those of you that have been apart of my journey here on UBB, you know that we(…)

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis has her own cooking show called Saucy and Sweet, premiering on The Cooking Channel Wednesday, February 26 at 8:30pm EST. I’m a self proclaimed chef and definitely a foodie! So it’s great to see an artist like Kelis, whom I love, branch out into cooking, and I’m excited to see her new show! Check(…)

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

I’m excited to share this new music video called Universe! Not only because it was directed and edited by my husband, but also to introduce you to this incredible singer/songwriter SPZRKT (pronounced Spazzy Rocket). I’ve had SPZRKT’s songs on my playlist for the last few months, and this song Universe is on repeat!!! It just(…)

Video Documentary: Beauty Is….

Video Documentary: Beauty Is….

Beauty is… a feature length film exploring the topic of beauty from a Pan African perspective through a candid collection of personal and group interviews. Beauty is… includes an assortment of short films and animations through which we also explore the impact of education and schooling, confidence in dating and relationships, and controversial topics like(…)

Sasheer Zamata Joins the Cast of SNL (Check Out Her Funny Videos)

Sasheer Zamata Joins the Cast of SNL (Check Out Her Funny Videos)

Congratulations to Sasheer Zamata for joining the cast of SNL. I’ll be watching Jan. 18 for Sasheer Zamata’s mid-season debut. I watched some of her videos and I was rolling on the floor!!!   Check out two of her videos below and check out her site here          

Mater Mea, the Online Magazine About Working Mothers of Color Needs Your Help

Mater Mea, the Online Magazine About Working Mothers of Color Needs Your Help

I’m writing you about a site I have great respect for, matermea.com. mater mea is an online magazine that profiles working moms of color using very beautiful photos of mothers at home with their children. I have appeared on the site and am a supporter of the site’s founder, Anthonia Akitunde.   Anthonia has been funding the site, which(…)

DIY Facial Mask Great for Colder Weather: Moisturizes and Detoxifies

DIY Facial Mask Great for Colder Weather: Moisturizes and Detoxifies

This mask detoxifies and moisturizes the skin, making it ideal for colder weather when skin tends to be more dry. It draws out impurities and leaves skin glowing. The avocado is packed with vitamins,  A, B, and D which is great for moisture. The yogurt evens out skin tone.  The clay draws out any impurities(…)

10 Natural Remedies for Cold and Flu

10 Natural Remedies for Cold and Flu

I’m sorry for not blogging in a while, you guys. I finally made the big move to Austin, Texas! Moving half way across the country and getting myself and my family settled has taken up all my time and energy. And in the process I have gotten sick, so I thought it would be great(…)