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Happy Thanksgiving! I hope your day is blessed! I am thankful for 29 years of life which I celebrated on Monday (11/21). God is really good. Things keep on getting better and better for year 29, even though it's only been three days. I am looking forward to seeing what else God has up his sleeve ...

Hair Beads Inspiration (70s Inspired)

Happy Tuesday! I'm here for the beads, shells and braids trend that has resurfaced. It's been around for ages in the black community but Solange has brought it back to life in her recent video 'Dont Touch My Hair'. Just like she brought back the 90s patra braids/Poetic Justice braids trend a few years back. Photo: ...

Sunday Lunch at Little Kampala Grill

Happy Tuesday! I took my own advice from my blog post Fall Activities: Fun Things to Do In The Fall and  I tried a new restaurant with my bestie. We had lunch at Little Kampala Grill. A Ugandan restaurant in North Laurel, Maryland. I was anxious to try it it out because the reviews on Yelp and Facebook ...

Sweater Weather: Stay Woke

Happy Monday! Cheers to sweater weather. I hate winter but I do LOVE a cozy and CUTE sweater. I sure do. Especially black  empowerment sweaters. You know woke sweaters, black culture sweaters and sweaters with BLACK images on them! I love that ish. Every fall/winter I share my favs and this year is no different so let's ...