Africans Gone Natural Launches #BornKinkyDealWithit Campaign

Happy Saturday!! AfricansGoneNatural LLC announced their new #BornKinkyDealWithit Campaign, a mission which aims to encourage the acceptance of Natural hair around the world. The campaign will target women with natural hair and women transitioning to natural hair around the world in an effort to raise awareness of the Natural Hair Movement and empower women all over the ...

History of Republic Day in Ghana

Happy Friday and Happy Republic Day to all my fellow Ghanaians! It's Republic Day in Ghana. Last summer, I was in Kumasi, Ghana on Republic Day. I had never heard of the holiday before so I decided to ask my dad "What is Republic Day?" He knows a lot of history and he loves these type of questions! ...

Tales of An Accessories Addict: Loza Tam

Happy Memorial Day! Today's of Tales of An Accessories Addict featured product is perfect for these hot summer days ahead of us. Side note: I am so happy its hot now. Bring on the heat! Just as the last tales TAA feature, this product is also handmade in my homeland Ghana. Whoop whoop, one time for my ...

My First Time as An Aso Ebi

Happy Monday and Happy May! Yesterday, I had the pleasure of being an Aso Ebi for an aunt/family friend (pictured below) celebrating her birthday! She was having a thanksgiving service at her church. She asked my sister (pictured below) and I to celebrate with her in giving thanks to God for adding another year to her life. Along with ...

59th Ghana Independence Day!!

Happy Independence Day to all my Ghanaians! This is my 3rd Ghana Independence Day post. I am happy to be back at it again for another year. Today's post is all about my 2015 trip to Ghana  or #AmmaMamainGhana. I wasn't aware of how much my Ghanaian culture influenced my blog content until recently. And it wasn't ...

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 ...

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 ...