Urban Bush Babe: Danielle Keenan

Urban Bush Babe: Danielle Keenan

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Danielle Keenan and I was born and raised in the Bay Area (Oakland, CA) How long have you been natural?  My natural hair journey started about 3 years ago when I entered college to play D1 basketball. I figured there was not point(…)

Modern Day Matchmaker: 10 Pick-Up Lines He’ll Go For

Modern Day Matchmaker: 10 Pick-Up Lines He’ll Go For

Via Essence. By Paul C. Brunson 10 Pick-Up Lines He’ll Go For. This made me laugh, please keep in mind that Paul is trying to make a point about pick-up lines ;). Pick-up lines are the romantic icebreakers used internationally in bars and other meeting places. According to a recent survey of over 1,000 bartenders(…)

The New York Times: Street Style Photo

The New York Times: Street Style Photo

Photo by AAP. Hope your extended weekend was an enjoyable one and if you had to work, well I hope you at least had time to relax the previous days. Yesterday, I was beyond thrilled to see my photo featured online in New York Times Street Style Photos of the week. My lovely sister is(…)

You Have a Question? You ask us Live!

You Have a Question? You ask us Live!

Yesterday afternoon Nikisha and I conversed over lunch with two beautiful, talented and lovely ladies, Francheska of http://heyfranhey.com/ and Chescaleigh of http://blog.franchesca.net/ and Chescalocs http://www.youtube.com/user/chescalocs. Francheska thought of a great idea that blossomed into all of us joining forces to provide something very special for all of you. We all met in the lower eastside at one of my(…)

Pumpkin Granola to Get into the Fall Spirit

Pumpkin Granola to Get into the Fall Spirit

Recipe via The Pastry Affair Ingredients: 3/4 cup pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg Dash of ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup brown sugar 1/4 cup maple syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 cups old fashioned oats 3/4 cup dried cranberries 1/4 cup raisins 1/2 cup almonds 1/4 cup unsweetened flaked coconut(…)

If You Could Choose

If You Could Choose

Let’s pretend we are in the land of make-believe, where anything is possible when it comes to our hair. So ladies, if you could choose between the two, would you rather have hair that grows at a faster rate or hair that is naturally detangled and why?

Hair Journey: My Major “Traumatic” Setback

Hair Journey: My Major “Traumatic” Setback

Halloween is coming upon us therefore I am in the mood to account a horrific tale of extraordinary proportions…. well, maybe I am being way too dramatic perhaps it wasn’t of “extraordinary proportions” but still horrific never less, with that being said let me cut to the chase of my story. Two years ago sometime in(…)