AFRICA IN MY HEART

Sweet Africa is the cradle of our civilization, the motherland, and the crown jewel of Earth.  Africa is always in my heart because it is part of who I am.  My ancestral roots originate and… Continue reading

BLACK LIFE AND LEGACY

I am a history buff, and I’m really passionate about learning the history of my people. I was extremely fortunate to get tickets for the opening weekend of the Museum of African American… Continue reading

ART IS BLACK LEGACY

I found out that my ancestry roots come from Benin Africa.  One of the things the Benin people are known for are their beautiful art with natural materials such as gold and silver.  I have… Continue reading

GETTING MY DC ON

My visits to DC is always on point. I had a chance to stroll down the famous U street, which is considered the traditionally Black mecca area for restaurants and night life in… Continue reading

SISTERS CAN SEW

Many black women for a long time have been able to do for themselves by sewing.  Making our own clothes is a skill that has been passed on to us generation after generation.  I… Continue reading

SUMMER FUN

I enjoyed part of my summer going back home to Chicago. Chicago is a wonderful place for historical architecture, tasty eats, beautiful lake front beaches, and so much more. I visited the old… Continue reading

HEALTHY EATS

Eat your way to good health! The latest outfits are great, but being healthy is fabulous.  As I mature, eating healthy is extremely important for me to attain a body, mind, and spiritual… Continue reading

THE LITTLE BLACK DRESS

The legend of the little black dress lives on. Every woman knows the importance of having one or two black dresses in your wardrobe. The power of a black dress is vital because… Continue reading

FASHION FUSION

What is fashion fusion? Fashion fusion is a fashion competition inspired by the exhibition Sculpted in Steel: Art Deco Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1929-1940. The competitors are the Houston Community College fashion design students.… Continue reading

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