Monthly Archives: September 2012


Be the change you want to see in the world

Those words are from the twitter page of Jasmine Waiters, Notre Dame de Namur women’s basketball player, who was encouraged to record her poem about US Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas. The video went viral and even earned a feature on ESPN. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMmcUSAznCs[/youtube] It’s an old, tired, never-should’ve-been-news-story story, so I […]


President Obama: I have your back

“PRETTY BROWN GIRLS HAVE YOUR BACK!” — A budding T-shirt brand delivers a simple, yet powerful message — The “Pretty Brown Girl for Obama” T-shirt was designed by Sheri Crawley, CEO of Pretty Brown Girl, LLC. in Detroit, Michigan. Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — The Pretty Brown Girl (PBG) brand has been […]


Fashion Forward, Eco Friendly Tees

Kinky Tees owner and designer, Lisa Love shared her vision for her chic tees.  It’s “to make shirts that accentuate and celebrate natural beauty, natural hair, or natural curves with style.” She is truly dedicated to her clothing line and meticulously ensures that the quality of every piece is top […]


STYLEspiration: Osisi Africa

Did you catch my video featuring this lovely scarf!? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXYrDkaEBQY&feature=plcp[/youtube] The gracious founders of Osisi Africa, Chioma Achebe and Osub Ahmed, graciously sent that scarf and in turn I shared the love by telling my Youtube viewers and Facebook friends about the wonderful items on their site!! Several went to […]