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My Son Jaden Turns 13 Today!!!

My Son Jaden Turns 13 Today!!!

My son Jaden turns 13 years old today!!! I can’t believe he is 13!!! I have a freakin’ teenager!!! We will be celebrating his birthday over the next couple of days. He is one of the main reasons I haven’t been able to blog as much as I’d like to, but once school ends in(…)

Style Like U: Trae Harris’s WOMAN BODY REVELATION

Style Like U: Trae Harris’s WOMAN BODY REVELATION

My Woman Body Revelation   by: Trae Harris   “I’m not really sure if I am ready to do this… well, I guess I am, If I’m writing it…   For a long time, I didn’t FEEL like a woman, not that I felt “trans” or male, I just never felt woman enough. In a world(…)

The Correlation Between Your Diet and Cancer + Preventive Measures

The Correlation Between Your Diet and Cancer + Preventive Measures

Think an unhealthy diet doesn’t put you at risk for cancer… then think again! The second leading cause of death, each year more than 572,000 Americans die of cancer; about one-third of these deaths are linked to poor diet, physical inactivity, and carrying too much weight. View the article below by Extension Specialist, Kathleen M(…)

TK Wonder’s New Music Video + Performing At Exit Festival

TK Wonder’s New Music Video + Performing At Exit Festival

Click Read More + Comment to view video. This past Monday I celebrated my Birthday at Cafeteria with my amazing girls, Nikisha and Fran of HeyFranHey after we concluded our forum at the Meadowlands in New Jersey, for the International Hair & Beauty Show. Then the following day I wrapped up the festivities with my man(…)

Mater Mea Tribute

Mater Mea Tribute

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. “Mater Mea was born from a simple idea…that mothers come from all different walks of life. It’s a truth that one sees while strolling down countless streets, but one that is rarely reflected online. And that’s where Mater Mea comes in — this site is a celebration(…)

Style Like U: Artist, Shantell Martin (video)

Style Like U: Artist, Shantell Martin (video)

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos and video. “I’m from London and I have 4 blonde sisters and a blonde brother, we have a different dad. Growing up in a very white working class environment and being brown with an afro, kinda already put me on the outside, so I was able to(…)

Mengly & Ousmane

Mengly & Ousmane

Mater Mea is a incredibly breathtaking “bimonthly online magazine that celebrates the lives of high-profile women of color as they balance work and motherhood. Using stunning photographs and in-depth profiles, readers are immersed into the lives of awe-inspiring women in the most intimate settings: at home, with their children.”–Mater Mea   Mengly & Ousmane  (…)

“Bad Hair”

“Bad Hair”

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ for additional photos. Featured photo by Chuck Johns. Writer/Actress/Radio-Presenter, Erickka Sy Savane shares with us her personal journey of struggle, in what others deemed her beautiful tresses as, “Bad” hair.  Giving power to a label, Erickka realizes the struggle ended with herself.   “Bad Hair” by: Erickka Sy Savane  (…)