Summery Refreshing Fruit Salad to Beat the Heat

Summery Refreshing Fruit Salad to Beat the Heat

Looking for something fast, different and light to eat to give you slight relief from the heat? Try this simple but delicious fruit salad from Batter Splattered that will definitely have you saying “what heat?” well ok, maybe this is a bit extreme… but it will at least have you reaching for seconds!  Spinach and Strawberry(…)

Meet Destiny Godley

Meet Destiny Godley

If you haven’t already, meet Destiny Godley – Actress, Blogger, Makeup Artist, Friend : ) Not only is she gorgeous, she comes across as that girl you would love to hang out with or call when you need some trusted advice. Destiny is on the rise with her hands in everything from makeup tuts and(…)

Does Your Musical Palette Unfairly Define You?

Does Your Musical Palette Unfairly Define You?

My musical palette reveals so many colors and ranges in drastic degrees from classical, indie, rap, new age, soul, world, alternative, reggae, broadway, jazz, house, blues, rock, etc but as a black woman I have been given the side eye more than a few times when I mention some of my favorites who happen to fall(…)

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Tank Top w/ Huaraches

Style: Vintage & Thrifted Tank Top w/ Huaraches

Click on read more & comment to see more pics. I am wearing a Cha Cha Coconuts tank top from the 80s era which I thrifted for $8 from No Relation Vintage. I cut the arm holes to make them bigger. The bigger arm holes means you get to play with what you wear underneath(…)

8 Signs He’s Not That Into You

8 Signs He’s Not That Into You

This weeks article for Essence by my brother Paul C. Brunson is 8 Signs He’s Not That Into You. These signs are so on the money!!! My favorite one is, ” If He Shows Himself Believe Him”  Click on this link to read the article —-> 8 Signs He’s Not That Into You.

Style: Overhaulin HighTops

Style: Overhaulin HighTops

Click Read More/Comment for more pictures and style details. Overhaulin Crop T-shirt: Search & Destroy (Vintage and Thrift store); 5.00 USD *I cropped and cut the collar of the shirt Daisy Print Cream Skirt: Beacon’s Closet (Vintage and Thrift); 7.95 USD Taupe Leather Folded Studded Harness Ankle Boots: Guess; 109.00 USD Forrest Green Suede Bag(…)

Sealing Ends: How to Retain Moisture Longer to Prevent Breakage

Sealing Ends: How to Retain Moisture Longer to Prevent Breakage

There is nothing like the feeling of well moisturized ends but on the flip side there is nothing like the feeling of dehydrated ends and let me tell you the latter is a feeling I would rather avoid. Depending on the porosity levels, density of the individual strands, texture and state of your hair such(…)

Benefits of Argan Oil on the Hair

Benefits of Argan Oil on the Hair

Argan oil comes from the Argan tree in native Morocco. The oil is extracted from the kernel of the Argan. Argan oil is much like jojoba oil but has been said it surpasses it and is also known as liquid gold. Here are the many benefits of Argan oil for the hair:   – Moisturizes(…)

Mango Lassi

Mango Lassi

Via: All Recipies This tasty drink is most commonly found in India and Pakistan, and I love it! Mango Lassi Ingredients 2 mangos – peeled, seeded and diced 2 cups plain yogurt 1/2 cup white sugar 1 cup ice Directions In a blender, combine mangos, yogurt, sugar and ice. Blend until smooth. Pour into glasses(…)