Afrobella Nominated for THREE Black Weblog Awards!

I’m so excited and I just can’t hide it — you guys nominated me for THREE Black Weblog Awards this year! Honored is not even the word. My admiration for the folks who put these awards together, as well as for so many of the previous winners and current nominees, can’t be overstated. Afrobella has […]

Fay, Fay — Go Away

The good part of living in Miami? The weather! The bad part of living in Miami? The weather. Yeah, we might have sunshiny days when the rest of the US is shivering cold, but right around this time of year I inevitably wind up asking myself, what the heck are we doing in South Florida, […]

Goddess Zuri Anniversary Giveaway Contest!

For my second anniversary, I had lofty ambitions of hosting a month filled with giveaways. It won’t be a whole month, but I do have some anniversary giveaways in store — starting right here and now with these fabulous Goddess Zuri earrings! Do you love them? I do. I get asked about them almost every […]

Big Up Jamaica!

Do you have Olympic fever? I do! I’ve been glued to my TV all weekend. Wasn’t that women’s 100 meter race AMAZING? In case you missed it, Jamaica just made Olympics history! Adorable, braces-wearing 21 year old Shelly-Ann Fraser won in just 10.78 seconds, and Kerron Stewart and Sherone Simpson tied for silver at 10.98 […]