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Why I Went Natural & My Personal Journey

Why I Went Natural & My Personal Journey

Photo: John Lander   Almost 2 and half wonderful years later of co-founding Urban Bush Babes with Nikisha, I have never really discussed my past and the reasoning behind my own journey of going natural. I thought I would open up a bit with all of you since it is a personal and important journey(…)

What I Love To Do Most To Release Stress

What I Love To Do Most To Release Stress

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Just wanted to share another part of me with all of you. For those who are familiar with our website then you know we are huge lovers and advocates for the arts. When I was younger art and music were a big part of my life, and(…)

“You Can Touch My Hair”: A Short Film (Video)

“You Can Touch My Hair”: A Short Film (Video)

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view trailer.   “Whether it’s 7-year old Tiana Parker getting sent home from school for wearing locs or Dante De Blasio’s afro being credited for giving his father a boost in the New York City mayoral race, Black hair is consistently subject to unsolicited fascination. As the final extension(…)

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,(…)

Ebony.com: 20 Naturalistas You Should Be Following on Instagram

Ebony.com: 20 Naturalistas You Should Be Following on Instagram

via: Ebony.com   We could all use a bit of style inspiration from time to time, and what better way than to utilize social media? Since most of us spend a ridiculous amount of time on Instagram, the least we could do is be productive and learn a few new things from some of the best(…)

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(…)