Modern Day Matchmaker: Don’t Be Afraid to Love Again

Modern Day Matchmaker: Don’t Be Afraid to Love Again

Via Essence. Don’t Be Afraid to Love Again by Paul C. Brunson. The average person falls in love seven times prior to marriage. Does this shock you? I bet you’re thinking, “Wow, seven times, that’s a lot! I haven’t been in love that many times.” You’re not alone. I have yet to find someone who(…)

Opening Reception of Neekid Blk Gurls Exhibit

Opening Reception of Neekid Blk Gurls Exhibit

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. On December 8th Nikisha and I attended the opening reception of the highly anticipated Neekid Blk Gurls exhibit held at the Rush Gallery in New York. Curated by Danny Simmons, abstract painter and co- founder of the amazing Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation http://www.rushphilanthropic.org/ , Neekid Blk Gurls is all(…)

WOW! Popular Dutch Magazine Calls Black Girls Like Rihanna A “N*IGGAB*TCH”

WOW! Popular Dutch Magazine Calls Black Girls Like Rihanna A “N*IGGAB*TCH”

Mahelia de Randamie from facebook posted this article from TheYBF.com. This is totally unacceptable. Sure, different countries have different meanings for the same words.  But this one’s pretty universal.  A popular Dutch magazine has blatantly referred to black women such as Rihanna as a “N*GGAB*TCH.”  And the black community in the netherlands–mainly the younger generation–is(…)

Little House on the Prairie Old West Style

Little House on the Prairie Old West Style

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures and details. I have always had a love affair for anything western or prairie inspired. Maybe like so many of us I just love the old rustic, vintage appeal. I think there is something definitely romantic, elegant and just plain bad a@s about the entire prairie and western style wardrobe.(…)

DIY Honey Lemon Mask For Your Face

DIY Honey Lemon Mask For Your Face

This all natural honey lemon mask is great for all skin types including sensitive skin. I have used it twice so far and I am really liking the results! So of course I had to share! Benefits of the honey lemon mask: – Clears acne – Gentle cleansing agent – Dries out pimple – Minimizes(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Melissa Flerangile

Urban Bush Babe: Melissa Flerangile

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Mélissa Flérangile aka Melly Mel.  I’m born and raised in the Nations Capital of Canada… Ottawa, ON.  I’m currently living out of my suitcase since I’m touring although my physical address is in Brooklyn, NY. My cultural background; father is Haitian and my(…)