Nubian Heritage Indian Hemp and Haitian Vetiver Bath and Body Review

It’s not every day my husband pops is head in the bathroom while I’m showering to ask me what I’m using. He said he couldn’t resist. As the fragrant Haitian Vetiver drifted through the air and out into hall the soft lemongrass scent mixed with Indian hemp caught his attention. In the shower, I was just as entranced by the Nubian Heritage Indian Hemp & Haitian Vetiver body wash. The silky moisture-rich lather transformed my everyday shower into an impromptu of self-care experience Nubian Heritage is a part of the Sundian brands that also houses SheaMoisture, which as you know from…

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Game Day Philly Cheesesteak Meatball Bites

  I’m not a big sports fan, and luckily for me, my husband isn’t much of a fanatic either. He has a favorite team and doesn’t mind going to see a game here and there, but I don’t have to deal with everything that comes with being a die-hard fan you know, like the paraphernalia, the fight songs, and trash talking. Since I live in the Philadelphia area, and the Eagles are headed to the super bowl this year I thought it’d be fun to come up with a fun snack to eat while watching the game. For this snack,…

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How A Simple Change with NYX Professional Makeup Helped Open My Eyes

Why is change so hard? It’s the most constant thing in the world and while we all know that we sometimes fight it with every fiber of our being. Often times the hesitation comes from a place of comfort. Admittedly change is scary.  We want more, but we don’t want to give up our comfort to get more. It’s easy to get stuck in one place or mindset for so long that even the thought of something new paralyzes you. You want a change of scenery and new opportunities but you’re afraid to move. You want a promotion but you’re…

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Living Lean Clean and Green in 2018

The word “Self-care has been floating around the interwebs for a while now. Most of the time when you see the word it’s accompanied by the idea of going to the spa or relaxing in a bubble bath. To me, self-care means letting someone else wash and style my hair.  It’s something I could easily do myself, but I enjoyed going to the salon, laughing with the stylist and assistants all while having one of the best scalp massages ever. Some things you just can’t replicate at home no matter how hard you try. Recently I received a  Babbleboxx, which is a…

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Best Culturally Diverse Stock Photo Sites for People of Color

As a blogger, I have invested heavily in stock photos and recently just spent a ridiculous amount of time organizing them all into folders on my portable hard drive. If you’re a fellow blogger like myself or someone interested in starting a blog, you’ll find that stock photos are beneficial when it comes adding visuals to your message. Also, let’s be real, there will be tons of times when you just can’t shoot your own photography for your blog. Unfortunately, even in 2018, as a woman of color finding stock photos that represent me and my audience is not an easy…

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