Food / Recipes

Urban Bush Babe: Khadijat Oseni

Urban Bush Babe: Khadijat Oseni

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Khadijat Oseni aka KO and I’m from Brooklyn, NY.     How long have you been natural? I’ve been chemical-free for a few years now however I’ve only had an afro for about a little over a year and a half.    (…)

I’ve Gone Pumpkin Crazy at Trader Joe’s!

I’ve Gone Pumpkin Crazy at Trader Joe’s!

One of the reasons I love the fall is for the yummy seasonal foods and drinks that come out. The warm tones of cinnamon, pumpkin, chai….mmmmm….. I have literally been going pumpkin crazy at Trader Joe’s. Pumpkin Spice Rooibos Tea, big pumpkin pie, miniature pumpkin pies, pumpkin bread pudding, pumpkin cheesecake, pumpkin ice cream!!! I(…)

13 Healthy Halloween Treats

13 Healthy Halloween Treats

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for recipes. 13 of my favorite healthy Halloween treats that will not only have your little ones screaming trick or treat but having you set aside more than a few treats for yourself!   *Click links for recipes from a few of my favorite vegan/vegetarian bloggers   Leggy Whoopie Spiders(…)

Review: The Cecil

Review: The Cecil

ROASTED POUSSIN YASSA with Curry Coconut Sticky Rice, Seeded Long Beans and Bourbon Dried Fruit. CITRUS JERK WILD BASS with African Fonio, Okra, Asian Turnips and Tomato. SKILLET FRIED SALMON with Sweet Plantains and House-Made Kimchi. MACARONI CHEESE CASSEROLE with Rosemary, Caramelized Shallots and Pepper Ham. GULLAH JUMBO SHRIMP BURGER with House-Made Kimchi and Scallion(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Katra Awad

Urban Bush Babe: Katra Awad

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Katra Awad. I am a daughter to Egyptian and Hispanic parents. I was born in California and currently reside in Brooklyn.     How long have you been natural? I have been natural all my life. My hair is a reminder of my past,(…)

Review: Kelvin Natural Slush Co.

Review: Kelvin Natural Slush Co.

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Spicy Ginger Pear with shaved coconut, Green & Black Tea with lychee and white peach or Tangy Citrus with Acai, and blackberry theses are just a few of the customizable flavors from Kelvin Natural Slush Co; a premium, all natural slush company that roams the streets of(…)

Next Superfood Moringa! Plus it’s Benefits for Body, Skin, and Hair

Next Superfood Moringa! Plus it’s Benefits for Body, Skin, and Hair

The moringa leaf is the next superfood and maybe the world’s most nutritious green. It contains more nutrients and natural remedies than your body knows what to do with. There is evidence that this plant has the potential to kill bacteria and parasites, fight diabetes, lower blood pressure, and reduce inflammation throughout the body. Check(…)

Follow Me on my New Personal Instagram Account @NikishaBrunson

Follow Me on my New Personal Instagram Account @NikishaBrunson

Hey guys, I have some good news…I just created a personal instagram account. I am still very much apart of Urban Bush Babes but I do have an identity outside of it and wanted to create an instagram account that’s more personal to me. I will share more of my journey with God and where(…)

My Favorite Snacks and Desserts From Trader Joe’s

My Favorite Snacks and Desserts From Trader Joe’s

I’m a huge fan of snacks! I try to keep my snacking on the healthy side most of the time, but then I have my moments when I indulge :). Here’s a list of my favorite snacks and desserts from Trader Joe’s, some are healthy and some are not so healthy ;). I especially love(…)