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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(…)

Advice You Wish You Had In The Beginning of Your Hair Journey

Advice You Wish You Had In The Beginning of Your Hair Journey

For those of you who are seasoned “Natural Hair Vets”; well versed and armed with the knowledge and techniques to care for your hair successfully…yes, you now can proudly dub yourself the Michael Jordan of your hair domain! As you brush your shoulders off now that we have established your reign over natural hair, can(…)

SKYFALL: A Night with James Bond 007

SKYFALL: A Night with James Bond 007

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Smart, sleek, sexy and fast yet endurance to last for days…well you wouldn’t expect anything less while in the company of the one and only Secret Service Agent, Bond…James Bond…well…let me clarify. My night with the man who takes his martinis “shaken, not stirred” was actually in(…)

Style Like U: “Our Mission”

Style Like U: “Our Mission”

‘Style Like U’ ask one simple question… Are you being you? Find out the real mission behind one of our favorite style sites, ‘Style Like U’ as Founders, Editor-in-Chiefs and Mother & Daughter team, Elisa Goodkind and Lily Mandelbaum reveal all in this intimate look behind their innovative site, celebrating the diversity of the authentic(…)

Tasty Unexpected Super Bowl Vegetarian/Vegan Snacks, Dips & Drinks

Tasty Unexpected Super Bowl Vegetarian/Vegan Snacks, Dips & Drinks

Click Read More + Comment for additional recipes. Super Bowl season is upon us and we all know snacking the game away could almost be dubbed a holiday tradition (ok, well at least in my family). So to get you in the holiday, I mean Super Bowl spirit here are 17 unexpected Super Bowl snacks,(…)

Apartment Therapy: Fay Wolf

Apartment Therapy: Fay Wolf

Meet accomplished Actor, Singer/Songwriter, Fay Wolf who just so happens to be a professional Organizer. Not only helping you to achieve a clutter free-space but a sound mind, or as Fay states: “How huge a change or how happy it can make people to be better in charge of their stuff!” To view Fay’s simple(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Urban Bush Babe: Asha Noni Hadiyah

Click Read More + Comment for additional photos. Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Asha Noni Hadiyah aka “The Sassy Soul Rebel”.  I was born and raised in Washington D.C., and I currently reside in Harlem, NY.   How long have you been natural? Since the day I was born.  I(…)