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‘Americanah’: A Novel of Race, Love, and Identity #booksblogsandbubbly🍾 {Video Review}

Synopsis Americanah (2013), “a novel of race, love and identity” by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (whose TED talk on Feminism was sampled in Beyonce’s 2014 Flawless) follows the life of Ifemelu (main) who has departed her native Nigeria to pursue education in the States, leaving behind her family, friends, and America-obsessed boyfriend. While in the U.S., […]

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The World Doesn’t Need Another Gossip Blogger + 3 Black Influencers Killing it Online and IRL

I don’t know when it became cool to talk crap on the innanet, but I’m pretty certain it began with the rise of social media, gossip sites, and our unhealthy obsession with all things even remotely celebrity. This unquenchable desire to be in-the-know at all times has contributed to the success of wildly popular celeb-centered […]

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Painting the Town Pink💕 Luster’s #PinkTakeOver Party Bus w/ Naturally Temi & Resa B. Luster {Recap}

Growing up in a black household, there were a few haircare products I can remember that were trusted to maintain my tresses. Among them was Luster’s Pink Oil Moisturizer Hair Lotion. I know y’all remember getting your hair slayed with some of this! It always made my hair feel really soft and not to mention, […]

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My 1st YouTube Review!!!

I finally did it. I posted my first review to YouTube. Slowly but surely, I’m making my way to the other side. I enjoy writing posts, after all it is my first love. But I wanted to switch things up a little. Sometimes you don’t always feel like ready a long post. I know I […]