Arts & Culture

Video: DIY All Natural Deodorant (Vegan)

Video: DIY All Natural Deodorant (Vegan)

In my new video below I show you how to make your own all natural deodorant and discuss why non natural deodorants are so dangerous, plus tips on how to switch over successfully. Before you start using your all natural deodorant start taking Chlorophyll (internal body deodorant) which I left a link for below and(…)

Join Me at the Blogging While Brown 2015 Conference

Join Me at the Blogging While Brown 2015 Conference

I’m excited to share that I’ll be speaking at the Blogging While Brown 2015 conference June 19 & 20 in Austin, Texas. I will be speaking on the Keeping Austin Wired panel June 20 from 1-2pm. Some of the speakers include television/radio host and co-host of NBC’s show New York Live, Jacque Reid and founders(…)

Marimekko: ‘Women of Influence Series’; Cipriana Quann

Marimekko: ‘Women of Influence Series’; Cipriana Quann

via: Marimekko Photos: Osma Harvilahti     1 woman in 4 different countries around the world are chosen each year by Finnish Design House; Marimekko for their ’Women of Influence Series’; an initiative highlighting inspiring women across the globe. This year I represented the U.S. Earlier this week an intimate dinner was held at Haven’s Kitchen (a(…)

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(…)