Trader Joe’s Spicy Chai Latte

Trader Joe’s Spicy Chai Latte

Trader Joe’s Spicy Chai Latte is what I’ve been drinking with my family this weekend during the crappy hurricane weather. It is hands down the best home made Chai tea out there! I am a tea lady and my son and boyfriend are tea guys…lol, I’m talking a cup or two a day! This stuff(…)

Style: Hot Pink Vintage in the Summer

Style: Hot Pink Vintage in the Summer

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. As we are preparing for a serious hurricane in the New York area this weekend I am taking the time not writing about securing my property, storing  food and medical supplies, stocking up on flashlights and mobile generators……no,  I of course had to post a style segment. I am not(…)

Italian Vogue: Slave Earrings

Italian Vogue: Slave Earrings

French Vogue did “Blackface” now Italian Vogue does “Slave”. Just recently Italian Vogue’s website created an uproar from their latest trend story on hoop earrings which they delicately decided to title “Slave Earrings” The caption for the featured picture above stated: “”If the name brings to the mind the decorative traditions of the women of(…)

Style:Vintage & Thrifted Skirt Turned into a Top

Style:Vintage & Thrifted Skirt Turned into a Top

I bought this ethnic print skirt circa the 80s from Beacon’s Closet for $15. It was an awkward length on me so I turned it into a top and belted it with a leather woven belt from Urban Outfitters for $20. Paired it with black BDG jeans from Urban as well for $56. On my(…)

20 Things You Should Know About Him Before Things Get Serious

20 Things You Should Know About Him Before Things Get Serious

New article via Essence “20 Things to Know About Him Before You Get Serious” written by my brother Paul Carrick Brunson. Recently, my cousin came to me for advice. She had been in a 3-month casual dating relationship and felt like it had the potential to become serious. When I started asking her questions to(…)

How to Cut Down on Your Detangling Time

How to Cut Down on Your Detangling Time

It was just an ordinary Saturday afternoon and I was watching one of my favorite movies, while in the act of one of my not so favorite necessities …detangling my hair. I have to state I don’t hate detangling but I’m not going to lie because I don’t love it either but I do love(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Levi

Urban Bush Babe: Levi

I admit it! I have a serious fascination with dreads and know it will be the ultimate next step in my natural hair journey. I scour YouTube searching for dreaded men and women to admire, stalk (semi-joking) and ask about the process when all along I’ve had someone in my own backyard! I also thought(…)