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Rock the Vote!

Politically Correct: Obamacare(s) A repost from Nicole on The Seventh District It’s practically impossible to live in D.C and not get involved in politics. Most of DC’s urban professionals are politically active including those in my circle.  A friend of mine created a line of graphic tees properly called obamacare(s) […]


SUPPORT! (REposted) 7

With the recent downplay of natural hair vloggers by Essence Magazine, many vloggers/bloggers have been asking others for one, simple request…be supportive instead of tearing one another down. Here is African Export’s view on the topic: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esS5sXG455Q&feature=youtube_gdata_player[/youtube] There is truly enough internet to go around, so there is no reason […]


Guest blogger Jor-El of Mane Man Blog gives a modern man’s point of view on SheaMoisture’s Reconstructive Elixir

I personally am a BIG TIME fan of SheaMoisture products and I’m happy to see a man finding a use for this natural product. So far I’ve had a pretty good track record using SheaMoisture body products.  While I have sampled a couple of the hair products, I have had such great […]


Napturally Curly talks: Products for transitioners

The biggest mistake I made when I first started transitioning was running out to buy all these hair products I saw other people using.  I am a self-proclaimed product junky. I have always been. If they have a support group for such a thing, just sign me up! Nevertheless, I […]


Guest blogger Jor-El of Mane Man Blog gives a modern man’s point of view tender headedness

 Women, we are all too familiar with the phrase “tender headed” but who knew men could suffer from the same dilemma. Jor-El of Mane Man Blog shares his point of view on the topic. Growing up, I never had a good grasp on what the women around me were talking […]


The Divine Hostess prepares an individual frittata

I could eat eggs for breakfast, lunch, and dinner…so when I saw this recipe on The Divine Hostess, I just had to share it with my readers!  Very reminiscent of quiche, a frittata is an Italian dish made with (often) fried beaten eggs, resembling a Spanish omelet.  I have created something […]


Guest blogger Jor-El of Mane Man Blog gives a modern man’s point of view on AWARENESS

Years ago, Mane Man blogger Jor-El was fortunate enough to work as a National Peer Educator for a not for profit organization called One in Four. “It was one of the most special and adventurous things I have ever done and I have to say I am mostly certainly a better […]


Napturally Curly talks: 18-month transition

Napturally Curly is all natural!! And it was done without a BIG CHOP! For all transitioners, please know this is possible! On September 5, 2011, I completed my 18-month transition, and I am proof positive that you can transition to natural hair without a big chop. I only had an inch […]