The picture above was taken of me during my honeymoon in Maui, Hawaii while I was snorkeling (Honeymoon post coming soon!). For those who love swimming like I do or may have children that swim, here are some tips for protecting your hair. FYI try to stay away from parting your hair, because I got(…)
I absolutely adore children, but this little girl Riley takes the cake! I was smiling so hard it made my cheeks hurt! Watching it also made me miss my son being that age. Check out her twist out tutorial below, you are guaranteed to smile.
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view video. Part of Oprah Winfrey’s real beauty campaign, Mother Keri Shahidi discusses real beauty, self-confidence and hair with her daughter and Actress, Yara Shahidi. “Beauty is so much deeper than this shell, what counts is inside.” -Keri Shahidi
I went back to my Jamaican roots for this one! I made some Homemade Jamaican Jerk Sauce. Now there are a few different recipes floating around the internet and you can feel free to tweak this recipe to your liking as far as sweetness, spiciness, etc. Jamaican Jerk Sauce can be used to marinade chicken,(…)
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view more photos Via: Curb Appeal CA: Tell me a little about how you got started as an artist and as a model. MA: I started modeling when I moved to NYC and I have been doing art for years! I attended Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, and(…)
Via: Black Girl with Long Hair The Lorain Horizon Science Academy in Ohio is facing heat from the natural hair community after a copy of a letter to parents that included a ban on afro puffs and ‘small twisted braids’ was posted online. The letter details changes to the dress code for the(…)
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view videos. For the past week I have started a daily ritual of running in Central Park not only for a healthier lifestyle but to relieve some much needed STRESS. Though, I have to admit even in the past running has not been my favorite pastime, I have always(…)
Click ‘Read More + Comment’ to view videos. Meet abstract artist Chantel Barlow, an acrylic painter who prefers wood as her canvas and nature as her source of inspiration. Watch Chantel and her work in motion in a short series of exhibit show videos. Artist Statement: “ I let the environment inspire me without letting(…)
I’m finally sharing my wedding video, shot by the amazing videographer Neil Sandoz! Here it goes! Nikisha & Carl from neil sandoz on Vimeo.
Malcolm Brickhouse and Jared Dawkins aren’t your average young musicians. These pre-teens from Flatbush, Brooklyn have fearlessly created a Metal Rock Band. And I have to say they are dope! In this video Unlocking the Truth, Malcom and Jared talk about their music and bullying. Unlocking The Truth – Malcolm Brickhouse & Jarad Dawkins(…)