This Is How To Host The Most Epic Game Night, Ever

Although I like to use awesome adjectives (i.e awesome) in my everyday speech there is something about the word epic that I really love… Ep·ic ˈepik/ADJ: the telling of a story about a hero or about exciting events or adventures. very great or large and usually difficult or impressive. That’s the only way I couldRead more

5 Lessons I Learned After Watching “The Get Down,” Twice

What are you going to do tonight A.V.?  Try to take over the world… By world I mean binge watching any random original series on Netflix. My latest obsession is “The Get Down.” This show is a musical drama television series set in the South Bronx during the late 1970s. Disco is booming and Hip-Hop isRead more

Get A Taste of DIY Greatness At HGTV Magazine’s 3rd Annual Blogger Block Party

Thank you to HGTV Magazine for kindly sponsoring this post. All opinions are 100% honest & completely my own. CALLING ALL DIY BLOGGERS, DECOR ENTHUSIASTS, CRAFT AFICIONADOS AND ETSY MAVENS!!! Now that I have your attention let’s get to business.  You speak fluent craft and sweat glitter. The scent of fresh paint and thought of saw dustRead more

7 Years A Side Hustler: My Journey As a Budding Brooklynite

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Do you know what today is???? It is My anniversary! August 1st I celebrated SEVEN years living in Bed Stuy “Do or Die” Brooklyn. Seven years is a glorious feat to be in the city that never sleeps not only have I been here but I have been in the same apartment. *MAJOR KEY ALERT* that kind ofRead more

Perfect Pair, Beyonce And Embroidery? “Cuz I Slay” Recap

C’mon ladies now lets get in formation… Get what in formation? Everything and I mean everything your life, health, wealth and crafts.  PIN IT   That is exactly what happened when I teamed up Whitney from Soulista Threads to teach my FIRST crafty party. The goal was to teach “traditional” crafts but make it coolRead more

How To Make Homemade Travel-Sized “Febreze” Spray

    So imagine this scenario… You’re expecting guests to come over soon when you realize that your overflowing laundry basket is smelling a little ripe. You might have a funky roommate whose gym workouts are motivating, but there are showers at the gym for a reason. You might be a traveler, jetsetter and proud memberRead more

10 Reasons Why You Need To Take Drake Out of The Friend Zone

Friends — how many us have them? Plenty. But there are certain qualities that make someone bestie material: loyalty, humor and being supportive all top the list. As I thought about what makes a great friend, it dawned on me that “October’s Very Own” is the pinnacle of #baegoals. That was until last week.  Drake broke hearts worldwide by cuttingRead more

10 Essentials Every Traveling Curly Girl Needs

Boarding passes, carry-on bags and passport stamps bring me great joy in life… But jacked-up hair doesn’t. Sigh. Doesn’t it seem like we have to take extra precautions to stay fly on the road? Now, I’m no super-duper ambassador of all things #teamnatural but I do have a few essentials for how a curly girlRead more

This Is The Remix: 10 #Trapcovers That Are Too Funny For Words

Now you know I am all here for a good remix. That is exactly what I found when I stumbled upon the hashtag #Trapcovers on Twitter. Talented Twitter users (started by@ILLCapitano94) took pop song and gave them “Trap Makeovers.” in retaliation to the bland covers given to Rihanna’s Work and Beyonce’s Formation. We need Twitter toRead more