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 ...

An African City: Episode 201-Another Return

Happy Monday! An African City Season 2 premiered yesterday. Being the loyal stan fan that I am, I bought my $19.99 subscription. If you're a fan of the show and/or you thoroughly enjoyed Season 1 for FREE on YouTube, show your support by purchasing the subscription! If you can afford the $19.99, please support and don't ...

Kente Brides: Pistis Ghana

Happy Friday! If you have been following my blog for a while, you may already know that I am IN LOVE with Kente cloth! I am obsessed with its richness, beauty and vibrant colors.  It's my favorite cloth ever! It's also Ghana's national cloth. It has such an opulent history and deep meaning in Ghanaian culture. ...

Web Series Wednesday: An African City (Season 2)

Happy Web Series Wednesday! The time has finally come Season 2 of An African city premieres this Sunday, January 24th at 12pm EST. Below is the season 2 trailer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-iQzLhNgH0 No Longer on YouTube An African City has a new viewing platform. It will no longer be on YouTube to view for free. See below: Season 2 will be globally ...

The Nana Project

I had the pleasure of interviewing the Founder and Executive Director of The Nana Project, Kirstie Kwarteng. Please click here or play the video below to watch my interview with her. https://youtu.be/qk81ZszxZWc Kirstie is very passionate about preserving Ghana's rich history through the storytelling of Ghanaian elders. During my interview with her, she said the following: It's important ...