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New ‘Wet n Wild’ 2013 Collection

New ‘Wet n Wild’ 2013 Collection

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Quality, quantity and affordability does not always go hand in hand, but ‘Wet n Wild’ proves there is always the exception. Held at the Smyth-a Thompson Hotel in New York, with hors’ d oeuvres  and cocktails, Wet n Wild presented an all access and exclusive look of their(…)

Urban Bush Babes Got a Makeover!

Urban Bush Babes Got a Makeover!

We are excited to show you guys the new changes we made to UrbanBushBabes.com. We hope you enjoy using the new features and cruising around our new and improved home! The new updates are explained below :).   Our new Urban Bush Babes logo:     We added “Health & Beauty” to our navigation bar:(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Samantha Pollack

Urban Bush Babe: Samantha Pollack

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Tell us your name and where you are from My name is Samantha Pollack. I was born in Suriname, Paramaribo. At age of 12, I moved to the Netherlands. I grew up in Suriname with the idea that the Netherlands was a paradise and perfect. After the extent that I grew up, I found more of  my own to love. No doubt possible that my development here was by(…)

The 5 Love Languages: Discover Your Love Language

The 5 Love Languages: Discover Your Love Language

The 5 Love Languages by Gary Chapman has been a book I’ve known about for a long time. I was reintroduced to it years later by my brother in-law, matchmaker and life coach Paul C. Brunson. You might have also seen the author Gary Chapman on Oprah’s Life Class. I love this book, it’s a(…)

RAWW

RAWW

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. “I’ll keep this kinda brief and straight to the point. I’m not much of a creative writer, and I don’t try to be one or use fanciful words and sentences that I can’t understand myself. I write what I think and know. If I don’t have anything(…)

Refinery 29: Melina Matsoukas

Refinery 29: Melina Matsoukas

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Meet 32 year old, Grammy award winning video and commercial Director, Melina Matsoukas. Directing in a male dominated industry, Matsoukas not only opens doors and knocks down barriers but stereotypes as well, proving quality is not always in a quantified budget, stating, “expensive equipment is not necessary(…)

Downtown Records Hosts Listening Party For 2013 Music Award Winner TK Wonder

Downtown Records Hosts Listening Party For 2013 Music Award Winner TK Wonder

Feature photo by Ben O’ Brian Smith. I am simply over the moon and extremely proud of my twin sister, Singer/Lyricist/Songwriter/, TK Wonder who is the winner in the music category for the 2013 See.me launch contest. With a global community of over 600,000 See.me provides a platform for artists to share their work and in(…)

A Conversation With Rihanna’s Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephen

A Conversation With Rihanna’s Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephen

Rihanna’s celebrity Hair Stylist, Ursula Stephens shares and reveals everything, from the industry’s standard of beauty, discrimination as a black hairstylist, natural hair and the movement of natural hair bloggers (including Urban Bush Babes), as well as her trip to South Africa where she worked with women of color whose hair was marred by chemicals,(…)

Our Wedding In Big Sur: Part One

Our Wedding In Big Sur: Part One

I’ve been waiting for this moment for a while, so bare with me I have a lot of photos to share.  Carl and I chose to have our intimate wedding on the beach in Big Sur, California, the most magical place we’ve ever seen in all our travels. God did something that we could have(…)