“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(…)

Music: The Skins

Music: The Skins

Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view videos.   Bio: via FB   The Skins are an infectious Brooklyn-based rock band consisting of siblings Bayli, Reef, and Kaya Mckeithan, along with friends and dueling guitarists Daisy Spencer and Russell Chell. Although they range in ages from 13-19, The Skins play like old pros, offering a(…)

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,(…)

My Anniversary Weekend in Raleigh North Carolina: Vineyard + Sigur Ros Concert

My Anniversary Weekend in Raleigh North Carolina: Vineyard + Sigur Ros Concert

My husband and I just celebrated our one year wedding anniversary this past weekend. And God gets all the glory for blessing us with this amazing last minute road trip, that couldn’t have happened if He didn’t orchestrate it all! Even down to my in-laws watching Jaden for us, couldn’t have happened if God didn’t(…)

Grazia + Revlon = Beauty Hunter

Grazia + Revlon = Beauty Hunter

Click Read More + Comment for additional pictures. Find out what lip color I am wearing  in Grazia and Revlon‘s street style beauty story, ‘Beauty Hunter’ as they hit the streets of the Big Apple to get the scoop on the latest trends.                Lipstick: ‘Wet n Wild‘: Spotlight Red(…)

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(…)