Naturalista Files: MaameYaa Boafo

Currently Playing -Tina Pardon in Walter Mosely's "Lift " premiering at Crossroads Theatre Company, 7 Livingston Ave., April 10-24 - See more at: http://www.waltermosley.com/walter-mosleys-lift-to-run-410-24-at-crossroads-theatre/#sthash.Fx7GNwWG.dpuf premiering at Crossroads Theatre Company, 7 Livingston Ave., April 10-24 - See more at: http://www.waltermosley.com/walter-mosleys-lift-to-run-410-24-at-crossroads-theatre/#sthash.Fx7GNwWG.dpuf premiering at Crossroads Theatre Company, 7 Livingston Ave., April 10-24 - See more at: http://www.waltermosley.com/walter-mosleys-lift-to-run-410-24-at-crossroads-theatre/#sthash.Fx7GNwWG.dpuf premiering at Crossroads Theatre Company, 7 Livingston Ave., April 10-24 ...

Afro State of Mind

I just got this book {pictured above} in the mail this past Friday and I was PUMPED! Yep, the last book I read was President Obama's Dreams from my Father last August. Excellent read I highly recommend! I love books about African and African American history. I also love books about natural hair and the ...

Natural Hair and Injustice

Young boy touches President Obama's hair to see if it feels like hisPhoto Source: NY Times Photo Credit: Pete Souza/The White House   So yesterday I was having a text convo  that went like this: I am not a naturalista that shoves my "naturalness"  down anyone's throat. If you want to relax your hair, fine. If you want ...

Naturalista Files: Christina Anderson-McDonald

Model Christina Anderson-McDonald is a beauty! Who says you can't model with an Afro? I think her fro really makes her stand out. But maybe I'm bias, just maybe..lol Check her out below :-) Photo Source: Her Facebook page. Photo Source: Her website. Photo Source: Her Facebook page. Photo Source: The Fashion Spot Photo Source: Into the Gloss Photo Source: The ...

Miss Ghana 2012 places third in Miss World 2013!!!!!

Isn't she lovely?!? She placed third in the Miss World pageant held yesterday 9/28/13. She is a  fourth year medical student. Can you say BEAUTY & BRAINS ?! Yess! Below is some information about her that I obtained from the Miss World website: Carranzar was born in the suburbs of Accra and has lived in the capital all ...

The Naturalista Hair Show

Are you N? The Naturalista Hair Show (title sponsor  Alikay Naturals) was held on Sunday July 28, 2013  and I had a blast! I had been to about three natural hair shows before this but this was my first time as a volunteer. Initially, I tried out to be "Ms.Naturalista Hair Show" which entailed being the ...