Sasheer Zamata Joins the Cast of SNL (Check Out Her Funny Videos)

Sasheer Zamata Joins the Cast of SNL (Check Out Her Funny Videos)

Congratulations to Sasheer Zamata for joining the cast of SNL. I’ll be watching Jan. 18 for Sasheer Zamata’s mid-season debut. I watched some of her videos and I was rolling on the floor!!!   Check out two of her videos below and check out her site here          

HBO’s ‘Girls’ Season 3: Behind The Scenes Of The Premiere & After-Party

HBO’s ‘Girls’ Season 3: Behind The Scenes Of The Premiere & After-Party

“It’s really liberating to say no to shit you hate.” -Hannah      Photo: Vogue   YES, you guessed it, season 3 of the critically-acclaimed series, ‘Girls‘ is back! Cordially invited by HBO, I had the chance to attended the premiere and after party of the 2014 Golden Globe nominated hit show, ‘Girls’, held at Lincoln Center Rose(…)

Mater Mea, the Online Magazine About Working Mothers of Color Needs Your Help

Mater Mea, the Online Magazine About Working Mothers of Color Needs Your Help

I’m writing you about a site I have great respect for, matermea.com. mater mea is an online magazine that profiles working moms of color using very beautiful photos of mothers at home with their children. I have appeared on the site and am a supporter of the site’s founder, Anthonia Akitunde.   Anthonia has been funding the site, which(…)

Pauline Black: ‘Black By Design’

Pauline Black: ‘Black By Design’

Overview:   Born in 1953 to Anglo-Jewish/Nigerian parents, Pauline Black was subsequently adopted by a white, working class family in Romford. Never quite at home there, Pauline was always made to feel different, both by the local community and members of her extended family, who saw her at best as a curiosity, at worst as(…)

Most Voted Look On Vogue.com

Most Voted Look On Vogue.com

Some of you may know I was just recently nominated as one of the “10 Best Dressed Bloggers” of 2013 from Vogue.com. You had the option to vote for your favorite look among the selected Bloggers…and I wrapped up 2013 as the ‘Most Voted Look’. I really want to THANK Vogue.com and ALL of those(…)

DIY Facial Mask Great for Colder Weather: Moisturizes and Detoxifies

DIY Facial Mask Great for Colder Weather: Moisturizes and Detoxifies

This mask detoxifies and moisturizes the skin, making it ideal for colder weather when skin tends to be more dry. It draws out impurities and leaves skin glowing. The avocado is packed with vitamins,  A, B, and D which is great for moisture. The yogurt evens out skin tone.  The clay draws out any impurities(…)

Style Like U: Big Boys Do Cry

Style Like U: Big Boys Do Cry

Meet Preston Smiles, Nick Fouquet & Nelson Campbell, three men who unravel and redefine stereotypical gender-based style, transforming misconceived connotations that manifest when masculinity and “femininity” collide.   via: Style Like U     Video edited by Andrea Cruz Shot, photographed, and interviewed by Style Like U Founders, Elisa & Lily   Read more here 

Diana Nyad: Never, Ever Give Up

Diana Nyad: Never, Ever Give Up

”Whenever you’re pushing through the tough moments, find a way. If something is important to you and it looks impossible and you’re up against it, step back for a minute and ask yourself if you have the resolve to think of every -nth degree to get through this. And most times, we do. You never are(…)

Thelma Golden: How Art Gives Shape To Cultural Change

Thelma Golden: How Art Gives Shape To Cultural Change

Thelma Golden, past curator of the Whitney Museum and present curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem, discusses three recent shows that explore how art examines and redefines culture. The “post-black” artists she works with are using their art to provoke a new dialogue about race and culture — and about the meaning of art(…)