10 DELICIOUSLY REFRESHING SUMMER DRINK RECIPES
Lifestyle

10 DELICIOUSLY REFRESHING SUMMER DRINK RECIPES

Looking for the perfect way to cool off on a hot day? Try a refreshing summer drink.  Whether you are relaxing by the pool or just lounging in your backyard with friends, these drinks are sure to be a hit.  So go ahead and celebrate the season by mixing up a batch or two, or three of these delicious drinks.…

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SUMMER SKINCARE TIPS FOR BLACK WOMEN
Lifestyle, Skin Care

SUMMER SKINCARE TIPS FOR BLACK WOMEN

The weather is getting hotter, and summer is fast approaching. That means most of us are baring more skin and spending lots of time outside enjoying a little fun in the sun.  During summer break, my son and I spend most of our time outdoors just frolicking around or engaging in some type of outdoor activity. But the warmer weather…

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MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION
Beauty, Skin Care

MONTHLY BEAUTY FAVORITES : MAY EDITION

Okay, ladies, it’s time to share my beauty favorites for the month of May.  I decided I would start sharing with you guys some of my favorite products that I have purchased for the month. This month, I only purchased a few items that were new to me, and they were all drugstore items. Here we go…   MAYBELLINE FIT…

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SEVEN PLUS SIZE INSTAGRAM FASHIONISTAS YOU WANT TO FOLLOW FOR STYLE INSPIRATION
Beauty, Fashion

SEVEN PLUS SIZE INSTAGRAM FASHIONISTAS YOU WANT TO FOLLOW FOR STYLE INSPIRATION

Are you a plus size woman looking for fashion and style inspiration? Try Instagram! Instagram has become one of my go-to destinations for the latest fashion and beauty trends. Whether you are in need of an outfit for a date night or want to know what you should wear while on vacation, I am sure these dashing, divas can provide…

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NATURAL HAIR BRAID STYLE FOR GIRLS WITH THICK HAIR
Natural Hair

NATURAL HAIR BRAID STYLE FOR GIRLS WITH THICK HAIR

With summer almost in full swing, braid styles are often the hairstyle of choice, especially for kids. There is a myriad of styles that can be achieved when it comes to braiding your child’s hair.  Some styles are simple, and some are a bit more complex. This cute braid style is fairly easy to achieve and makes a great protective style…

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MANE CRUSH MONDAY : LAVONTA MITCHELL
Beauty, Natural Hair

MANE CRUSH MONDAY : LAVONTA MITCHELL

  This week’s Mane Crush Monday feature is La’Vonta Mitchell (also known as Vonie_Boo). Vonie’s curly afro is big, bold and full of volume.  I am both in love with and envious of her gorgeous mane. You can see more pictures of Vonie’s ‘fro by visiting her Instagram page.   How do you like Vonie’s beautiful afro?

3 SIMPLY FLAWLESS SPRING MAKEUP LOOKS YOU HAVE TO TRY
Beauty

3 SIMPLY FLAWLESS SPRING MAKEUP LOOKS YOU HAVE TO TRY

  During the spring and summer months, I like to keep my makeup routine a bit more simple.  Most days I will tend to go without any makeup, but when I do want to add a little glam, I want a look that is soft and feminine.  Here are three gorgeous makeup looks you will actually want to wear that…

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15 IMAGES OF BLACK MALE CELEBRITIES WHO ARE TEAM NATURAL
Natural Hair

15 IMAGES OF BLACK MALE CELEBRITIES WHO ARE TEAM NATURAL

  Natural hair has typically been embraced by black women more so than men. However, more and more brothers are starting to embrace their natural kinks and curls.  These black male celebrities are proudly showing that they are team natural, and we are definitely here for it. We hope you enjoy these photos as much as we did!   1.…

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5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN
Beauty, Skin Care

5 MUST HAVE EYE CREAMS EVERY WOMAN SHOULD OWN

  I think every woman can agree that they have experienced tired looking eyes, or dark under eye circles at some point in their life. The eye area is very delicate and must be cared for properly.  When neglected, you are likely to see signs of premature aging which include fine lines, wrinkles and sagging. With my many late nights…

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#HAIRINSPIRATION : 25 GORGEOUS WAYS TO ROCK YOUR TWA
Beauty, Natural Hair

#HAIRINSPIRATION : 25 GORGEOUS WAYS TO ROCK YOUR TWA

  A TWA (teeny weeny afro) is often the go-to style for those who are newly natural.  Most people feel that after big chopping, there is only one way that you can wear your hair. I know that when I big chopped  9 years ago, I had no clue how to style my hair.  The TWA has since become one…

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FEED IN BRAIDS TUTORIAL
Natural Hair

FEED IN BRAIDS TUTORIAL

With summer on the horizon, many of us will be looking forward to wearing some form of our favorite protective style – BRAIDS!  Feed in braids are cornrow braids that are done by adding in braiding hair to one’s natural hair, strand by strand. Braids can make life so much easier, especially during summer months when you want to enjoy…

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Fashion

MET GALA 2018 : OUR FAVORITE LOOKS OF THE NIGHT

  The Met Gala, also known as the most fashionable night of the year, has finally arrived.   This year’s Met Gala Costume Institute exhibit was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” We were certainly in for a religious experience.  We have compiled a list of our favorite looks.   Rihanna in Maison Margiela.     Yara Shahidi in…

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