Why is ‘MELANIN’ The New Statement?

Yesterday, I was wearing my new statement head wrap that I got from my friend's fashion accesory line. I went to visit my mom and she asked me what it said. "It's says 'MELANIN MAGIC,'" I told her. She was confused about what my wrap's statement actually meant. When my mom was growing up, she had … Continue reading Why is ‘MELANIN’ The New Statement?

#FROREALlifeStory: Zoe-Fashion Plate (mother of Ciera and Christina Rogers) – Light, Love, and Life after Lupus

I spend a lot of time on Instagram. If you are like me then you probably do too. At some point you may have come across the profiles of two young entrepreneur sisters - Ciera and Christina. They are the faces and bosses behind their own fashion brands, Babes and Felines & ShopChrissZoe.     If … Continue reading #FROREALlifeStory: Zoe-Fashion Plate (mother of Ciera and Christina Rogers) – Light, Love, and Life after Lupus

#FROREALlifeStories Exclusive: The “Colored” Girl Campaign

Have you ever looked at something and were speechless at how beautiful that it was? That was my exact emotion when I saw the images of these beautiful black women on my Instagram feed. I was astonished by all of the magic on the screen. These photos are from a campaign called The "Colored" Girl. They have … Continue reading #FROREALlifeStories Exclusive: The “Colored” Girl Campaign

#FROREALlifeStories | Q&A with Chrystallynn Block (#GirlPower101)

It was such a pleasure to meet the muse behind this latest #FROREALlifeStory. Chrystallynn Block (better known as Chrys) is a 26-year-young entrepreneur, writer, and overall creative influence in Houston, Texas. After being tagged in one of her inspirational posts on instagram, I clicked on her IG and quickly added her as a friend. Chrys … Continue reading #FROREALlifeStories | Q&A with Chrystallynn Block (#GirlPower101)