Well winter has finally come, for those of us that live in the Bay Area winter is different than winter in other states. It doesn’t really snow here, and Lord I tell you that is a blessing, but it does rain something fierce. Not … More Cuffing Season: Civil War For Comfort
The scale, it’s not a girl’s best friend but more like the girl across the hall that gave you dirty looks and made up rumors about you in school. It’s legit my worst enemy, yet I can’t help but go back to it hoping it will stop deceiving me. I know, I hear it all … More My Weight Loss Battle
On Sunday March 31st, community leader, entrepreneur and rapper Nipsey Hussle was murdered outside of his Marathon Clothing Store in the Hyde Park area of Los Angeles. Nipsey was LA’s self-made legend who crafted his own space into the music industry, business and philanthropy by living by the “G Code”, or honoring the code of … More Nipsey Hussle: LA’s Self Made Legend
I’m sure that many of us have started 2019 off with New Year’s resolutions, setting intentions, or creating the theme for the rest of our year. This year, I decided my theme would be overall mental health. I will flourish, I will thrive. I will put all the things I want into the universe and … More A Whole Lot of Nothing – Decluttering My Life
In continuing my search for local WOC (Women of Color) owned businesses, I came upon Peace and Riot. Located in Bed Stuy, I decided to make my way over and check them out. Peace and Riot melts perfectly into the scenery of parks, trees, small shops and brownstones in Bed Stuy. Peace and Riot is … More Exploring Brooklyn: Women of Color Owned Businesses (Peace and Riot Edition)
AHHH the common misconception that our friends really got us like they say will leave us disappointed every time! NOW NOW; before you turn your noses up at me let’s just go over a few things. Think about all the times you have invited someone to an event, gave links to your blogs, book or … More Why Will We Support People We Don’t Know Before We Support Our Friends?
When you hear the term “sneaker head” what likely comes to mind is someone who always rocks the dopest kicks, but SniqkerHead is that and so much more. SniqkerHead is not just a clothing brand, but a lifestyle expressed through the one of a kind designs of Dominika Bonner. She takes urban fashion to a … More SniqkerHead Apparel
Posh Elán is a Black Owned clothing/ accessory brand that sells products like purses, jewelry and shades. I was first introduced to Posh Elán when I attended the SoOakland Annual Day Fest in August. The CEO of the brand Cydnee (@Queen.Cydnee) is a phenomenal woman who is stylish AF and super sweet! I purchased a … More Posh Elán