Curl Daze

Curl Daze

Click Read More/Comment or featured picture for additional pictures. With over 200 natural women in attendance at Stash Lounge in NY on May 17th for Curl Daze, a natural hair celebration, this meetup colored outside lines and felt more like an indoor block party then the normalcy of some natural hair meetups. Cordially invited by(…)

National Museum of the American Indian

National Museum of the American Indian

This month we shared out collaboration with American Express  and the National Trust for Historic Preservation as blog ambassadors, for an exciting program dubbed Partners in Preservation, an initiative that grants rewards for the preservation of historic landmarks, buildings and monuments across the country. This year New York was announced as the official 2012 grantee with(…)

The Apollo Theatre Needs You!

The Apollo Theatre Needs You!

Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, James Brown, Diana Ross & The Supremes, Gladys Knight & the Pips, The Jackson 5, Patti LaBelle, Marvin Gaye, Luther Vandross, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Ben E. King, The Isley Brothers, Lauryn Hill Mariah Carey. What do all these legends have in common…The world renowned Apollo Theatre in New York City,(…)

Vote Now for The Carribean Cultural Center

Vote Now for The Carribean Cultural Center

Vote now for the restoration of Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) new home at the historic firehouse on 125th Street in New York City. The Caribbean Cultural Center is a non for profit organization dedicated to promoting the cultures of people of African Descent brought before and after the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Through(…)

Style: Urban Bush Babe Khaleb Salah Sojourner

Style: Urban Bush Babe Khaleb Salah Sojourner

Tell us your name and where you are from? Helloooo! My name is Khaleb Salah Sojourner. I’m originally from Chicago and am currently living in Philly. How would you describe your personal fashion style? I would describe my style as Dapper Afropunk Realness! I like to mix different styles. Some days I’ll off set a(…)

Partners in Preservation: Vote for the Brooklyn Public Library

Partners in Preservation: Vote for the Brooklyn Public Library

As Blogger Ambassadors for Partners in Preservation, sponsored by American Express, in partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, awards preservation grants to historic places across the country, we will be posting our historical site picks to win $3 million in grants. The $3 million dollars in grants to go toward renovation, site expansion, or basic maintenance.(…)

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

To the hardest but most rewarding responsibility in the world, this is for all the amazing Mothers who truly knowing the meaning of unconditional love. Much Love, UBB

Partners in Preservation: Open House Weekend

Partners in Preservation: Open House Weekend

A chance to win a trip for two to New Orleans, a Brazilian Brunch with caipirinhas, live music, prizes, scavenger hunts, food, refreshments, behind-the-scenes tours and this is just the beginning. Now how do you experience this for FREE? For FREE…you may be asking what is the catch! Well no gimmicks involved all of this(…)

Urban Bush Babe Mia O

Urban Bush Babe Mia O

Tell us your name and where you are from? Hi, Im Mia O from DALLAS What do you do? I am a store visual merchandiser, fashion blogger and designer Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? No, thank god I am free to be as natural as I(…)