Meet My Seamstress Janet

Happy Monday! I have been asked a few times online and in person who sews my African print clothing, see below. My blog stats below inform me that many people visit or read my blog particularly for my posts about African attire or Kente cloth. It pleases me to know that I am a reliable source for ...

An African City: Episode 204-The List

Happy Web Series Wednesday! Today's post is all about An African City: Episode 204-The List. This was my favorite episode since Episode 201- Another Return. Check out my recap of that episode here. Below is my commentary along with my BFF. We always watch it separately and then chat about it afterwards. This week's episode opened up with the ...

NEW Video: A Quarter Life Crisis

Happy Snow Day and President's Day! Today's new video is a piggy back off of last week's conversation piece entitled A Quarter Life Crisis. Click here to read that post. Below is the video version and video collaboration with vloggers Nana Ashanti and Lorissa of The Only Way Is Ghana. Be sure to watch their videos also. ...

Product Review: Eya Naturals

  Happy TGIF! Clarissa Bannor of Get Out There PR  sent me some Eya Naturals products last month to review here on my blog. I was sent the Eya Naturals Basic Essentials Hair Care Set pictured below. About Eya Naturals Eya Naturals is committed to working with, and building the local community and hence only sources their raw unrefined Shea Butter and African ...

Tales of An Accessories Addict: My Current Favorites

Happy Wednesday! I haven't done a Tales of An Accessories Addict post in a while. Today's post will feature my current favorites. I have stopped excessively and unnecessarily purchasing accessories, especially necklaces. Not by choice but it's for the best right now. Plus, I don't have enough necks for all the necklaces I already own but ...

A Quarter Life Crisis

Happy Monday! So today's post is all about my quarter life crisis experience in a African home. I was asked by fellow blogger Nana Ashanti (check out her blog My Love Letter To Africa) to collaborate with her and three other African bloggers in discussing our experiences. When some young African women reach 25, they start to ...

Kente Brides: SHE By Bena

Happy Friday! After Pistis Ghana, I see a lot of SHE By Bena Kente brides on Instagram and Facebook. Ghanaian-based designer Sheelah Garbrah is the designer of these beautiful Kente gowns. The fit (like Pistis Ghana) is superb. Photo Credit: Bank.foto   Photo Credit: Bank.foto   Photo Credit: Reflex Images   Photo Credit: Yaw O. Kyei II   Photo Source: I ...

Dinner Date|On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina

Happy Monday! How was your weekend? Mines was chill. On Friday, I had a dinner date with my friend Ama. Yep two Am(m)as out on a Friday night, it doesn't get any better than that...lol We ate at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina in Bowie, MD. It was tasty. Ama and I a couple of ...