The Songstress whose runs rang from the mountain top about the lack of inclusion in the Beauty Community’s mainstream, hasn’t been silenced but we can hand her a few throat lozenges. There are still some miles to hike but the trail is dripping in melanin these days. The 70’s Moto that said the blacker the berry, the sweeter the juice, has not lost its truth. … Continue reading Hue Me? Yes Hue!
Over the past year, I have watched a really good friend of mine live her best life. In the 6 years I’ve known her I have watched expand her career, understand what it really means to date and get real stamps in her passport. When we met she was in her late twenties and she is now in her thirties and she is the dictionary definition … Continue reading Living Your Best Life
We’ve all heard the saying, “I need to take a mental health day.” Imagine being young, black and fabulous with the world being yours for the taking and this saying becomes your life’s purpose. That is what drives Camesha Jones. Camesha created a resource named Sista Afya. Sista Afya is Chicago based Mental Wellness organization whose purpose is to bring awareness of Whole Self Mental … Continue reading Camesha Jones
Five New Friends in Your Forties Now that you are approaching the next half of your life who are you taking with you? Not you, the mother, not you the wife/fiancé/girlfriend but you the person. If you have a great group of Judies that you have rode with all of your life, is there room for anyone new? That is what I am wanting to … Continue reading No New Friends? Really?
Where Them Dollars @????? How often have you taken on the joy of reading the comments under your favorite blog’s post on a particular celebrity. I would venture to say, the real tea is in the comments, not the article itself. With that in mind, I’d like to address the commentators who mock people for not putting their wealth on display or not maintaining the … Continue reading Fame vs. Fortune