Arts & Culture

IHS; International Hair & Beauty Show: Ticket Giveaway

IHS; International Hair & Beauty Show: Ticket Giveaway

Photos: Sandra Arenas   This week I announced the ‘International Hair & Beauty Show’ (IHS) taking place this weekend at the Meadowlands Expo Center in NJ on Sunday, May 17th from 10am-7pm, and Monday 18th from 10am-6pm. One of the largest multicultural trade shows in the country, you will see the latest live techniques in hairstyling, coloring methods and beauty(…)

Sunglass Hut x Quann Sisters: “It Started With Mom”

Sunglass Hut x Quann Sisters: “It Started With Mom”

Photographer: Diego Villarreal       ‘It Started With Mom’- Happy Mother’s Day to all of the beautiful mothers! In honor of Mother’s Day and to celebrate the most amazing women in most of our lives, the Quann sisters; Cipriana Quann & TK Quann (aka TK Wonder) teamed up with Sunglass Hut to discuss how their love(…)

New York Times: ‘A Conversation About Growing Up Black’

New York Times: ‘A Conversation About Growing Up Black’

Forewords words: TK Quann (aka TK Wonder)   “It’s kind of upsetting because we live in a world where my mom has to be afraid when I walk outside from the people who are meant to protect me.”     This quote is from a young black man featured in a short documentary, ‘A Conversation(…)

At Home with Nikisha: Sweet Potato and Lentil Dal with Fresh Turmeric

At Home with Nikisha: Sweet Potato and Lentil Dal with Fresh Turmeric

My Sweet Potato and Lentil Dal with Fresh Turmeric paired with Red Quinoa and Sauteed Greens is the perfect healthy dinner, plus it’s packed with flavor and delicious! The quick pickled carrots and coconut lime cilantro sauce adds to the awesome flavors making this vegetarian/vegan dish even more delicious! Get the recipe on my new(…)

New Video: DIY Eye Gel for Bags, Dark Circles, & Wrinkles

New Video: DIY Eye Gel for Bags, Dark Circles, & Wrinkles

I’ve been wanting to do a DIY video for under eye bags, dark circles, and wrinkles for a while now. I wanted to make sure that I researched the most effective ingredients and most importantly make sure it was free of nasty chemicals like parabens, SLS, petrolatum, artificial colors and phthalates. Plus, it’s so much(…)

Nikisha Brunson X Once Bitten Collaboration

Nikisha Brunson X Once Bitten Collaboration

I’m so excited to share this collaboration with you guys because the owner of this amazing online clothing boutique Once Bitten lives in my new city of Austin! Joanna Wilkinson is a writer, photographer, stylist, founder of the blog Keep Austin Stylish, and owner of the online boutique Once Bitten. When I saw her clothes(…)

Music Artists RAS

Music Artists RAS

Your name/where are you from? We are Riders Against the Storm.  I am from Pittsburgh (Chaka).  I am from Brooklyn by way of Haiti (Qi Dada).    Photos by Gary Williams     What do you do?  Where can we find you and your work? We are masters of ceremony.  Our work exists in the(…)

Galore Magazine: TK Wonder Talks Going Au Naturale

Galore Magazine: TK Wonder Talks Going Au Naturale

via: Galore Magazine by: Stephanie Janetos  Photos: Diego Villarreal      We live in an age where, if we wished, we could be completely cut off from the Earth. Our lives take place online, we can eat processed and enriched foods and use skincare products that are wholly manufactured in labs. We know it’s not(…)

My “Entertaining With…” Feature with Top Lifestyle Blogger Camille Styles

My “Entertaining With…” Feature with Top Lifestyle Blogger Camille Styles

I’m so excited to share my Entertaining With… feature from top lifestyle blogger Camille Styles. The wildly popular “Entertaining With..” series, spotlights the home and entertaining style of our favorite creative people around the country. Past profiles have included Daphne Oz of ABC’s The Chew, Paul Qui from Bravo’s Top Chef, Eye Swoon interior designer/blogger(…)