Love/Hate Relationship with the Holidays

Love/Hate Relationship with the Holidays

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. As my man and I was recovering from a massive meal of unthinkable proportions this holiday weekend, my mind begin to wander towards my favorite things about the holiday which is the time and cherished moments I get to spend with family and friends and yes, this is beginning(…)

Sleigh Bells, Mistletoe and Holiday Cheer

Sleigh Bells, Mistletoe and Holiday Cheer

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. Families reunited, gingerbread cookies, snowmen, candy canes, stocking stuffers, light adorned houses, smell of pine in the air, mistletoe, cinnamon eggnog, sleigh bells, Dr. Seuss and Christmas time tales. Yes, it’s that time of year for a little holiday style. White Hoodie Cardigan: Moda International: Goodwill; 9.99 USD Blue(…)

Holiday Hair and Style Inspiration

Holiday Hair and Style Inspiration

Here is some holiday hair and style inspiration. Via Blackfashion, hiimcurrentlyobsessed   1 2 3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   13   14   15   16   17   18   19   20   21   22   23(…)

Urban Bush Babe Folasade

Urban Bush Babe Folasade

Tell us your name and where you are from?   My name is Folasade. I was born in Abeokuta Nigeria, and raised in Toronto Canada for the majority of my life. What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? Well I am an artist, student,(…)

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(…)