All About Fashion’s Night Out!

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Fashion industry insiders can sometimes be a touch snarky about Fashion’s Night Out (AKA FNO), and with understandable reason. The event began in 2009, as an initiative dreamed up by Anna Wintour and promoted by Vogue, to boost both fashion industry sales and the collective spirits of New York City. Fashion’s Night Out has changed […]

You Deserve – Qream With A Q

Qream by Pharrell

** the post below is an alcohol review, so if you’re under 21 years of age I’ve got a much better post for you to read today! Hey young world, the world is yours! I’m not as big a drinker as I used to be. When I was in my early twenties (and arguably, not […]

Shower Music — What Do You Listen To in the Morning?

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What are your absolute essentials when having a shower in the morning? For me, it’s hot water, awesome body wash, my favorite face wash….and music. I can’t think back to a time when music wasn’t part of my shower experience. When I was younger, I used to sing. Around high school, I started finding ways […]

September 17. Toronto, Save The Date!

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I made such a brief visit to Toronto when I came to visit the MAC factory, but I did LOVE everything I saw and experienced. Toronto is modern and clean and there’s a wonderful sense of Caribbean community there from what I’ve seen so far! And I’m SO excited to announce that I’ll be back […]

Win Tickets To See Rihanna in Philly!

Rihanna concert Nivea Challenge

Rihanna puts on a really fun show, and there is no fellow island-girl bias when I say this. Trust. This year alone I’ve seen the gamut of live performances — from Janet Jackson and Beyonce, to Eddie Vedder and the Dave Matthews Band. I know a good live show when I see one. And I’m […]

Beautiful Rings For Bella Brides

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Already I’m getting amazing responses to my call for Afrobella Brides — thanks for sending in your pictures and questions and businesses that cater to brides! And YES – non-traditional weddings are completely welcome. Love is love. I hope you all know that Afrobella.com is a judgment free place where you can feel free to […]

The Afrobella Fourth of July Menu!

4th of July recipes

It’s the Fourth of July weekend, tis the season for grillin’ and chillin’. The weather’s warm and around the world Americans are celebrating with beer and barbecue and summertime fun! I’m not sure what all my husband and I will be getting into this long weekend, but I can guarantee you that the grill will […]