Category : Lifestyle

by Staff - 2 months ago

How To Blow Dry Natural Hair Using The Tension Method

Hello Shrinkage? I have a message for you, she told me… to tell you… that shes’ just not that into you! ha! Ok all jokes aside if you want an alternative to ‘regular’ blow-drying, meaning using a comb attachment, a brush...

by Staff - 2 months ago

10 Events Every Black Angeleno Should Attend This April

Spring has finally sprung! Check out my list of 10 events Black professionals should attend this April in Los Angeles, CA. Mandy & Cliff Einstein Visiting Artist Series: Kara Walker Monday, April 1, 2019 eventbrite.com/e/mandy-cliff-einstein-visi...

by Staff - 2 months ago

10 Events Every Black Chicagoan Should Attend This April

Spring has finally sprung! Check out my list of 10 events Black professionals should attend this April in Chicago, IL. Trap Karaoke Thursday, April 4, 2019 universe.com/events/trap-karaoke-chicago-tickets Jill Scott Themed Paint and Sip Saturday, Apr...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Defining Curls With A Denman Brush – 4b 4c Natural Hair

Jenelle aka BlakIzbeautyful on YouTube has been sporting the cutest tapered cut on her natural hair lately and in this video she demonstrates how she does her wash and go. Wash and go’s are a special kind of hair style for a number of reasons. ...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Cute Bantu Knot Out On 4c Natural Hair

Oh don’t hurt em Chizi! We have seen a million Bantu knot outs on blogs, forums and especially on YouTube, and still we are not bored. In the below video Chizi Duru demonstrates her Bantu knot out hair style which looks totally adorable and we...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Mini BBQ Pulled Pork Flatbread Pizza

These Mini BBQ Pulled Pork Flatbread Pizzas are definitely going to be a family favorite. Top these flatbreads off with an easy coleslaw for freshness.   I am a working mom. I have a very typical working lifestyle. Meaning, I work your typical 8-5 sh...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Cute Banana Clip Updo On 4c Natural Hair

I remember back in the nineties in high school, I would rock the hec out of a banana clip. At my school we could only wear certain colors with our uniform so I had a blue, brown and black one that I would interchange on any day of the school week. Ba...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Spring Break Photography Tips for Busy Moms

One thing that bloggers, especially "Mommy Bloggers" understand is the power of a great photograph to take a post from boring to bold! That said, bloggers aren't the only moms who are obsessed with taking photos of their kids. Indeed, Instagram might...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce with Chicken Thighs

Make dinner you and your family will absolutely love! This Creamy Roasted Red Pepper Sauce with Chicken Thighs is made with real red peppers, cream, and chicken thighs.   Over the past few months, I have become addicted and dependent on meal kits. I...

by Staff - 2 months ago

The Keys to Succeeding As a Working Mom

Working mom at school breakfastLike the new Netflix show Workin' Moms illustrates, raising young children and maintaining a full-time a job is a lot! It only gets more complicated as you add more children. Last year we had our third and it has been r...

by Staff - 2 months ago

Pursue Success Not Passion

“More important than the& quest& for certainty is the quest for clarity.” ~Francois GautierI recently heard a Ted Talk that has transformed the way I approach my career and my life. I think that I may be late to the party because millions of people h...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Chicken Fajita Pasta Skillet

This Chicken Fajita Pasta Skillet dish is the perfect dinner recipe that is perfect for a family! Not too long ago, I made a Cheesy Queso Taco Casserole dish that has gone completely crazy on Pinterest. I am not sure if anyone has tried it yet, but...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Snack Time Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

This Snack Time Chocolate Chip Cookies recipe is not your average Chocolate Chip Cookie. These Cookies are filled with crushed potato chips, crushed pretzels, and chocolate chips. Seriously, Chocolate Chip Cookies are my favorite thing. I think Choco...