Mid-Monday Music: Afrobeat Queens Ibeyi

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Good Morning! I hope your weekend was fantastical! Mine was, but you'll hear more on that later this on this week on le blog. I'm going to go out on a limb and assume that you've had the chance to press play above and are already hip to these dope sounds. If not, I'll wait [folds arms with bit of a death stare]... Not too sure about you, but I'm completely [...]

Thoughts of a Sultry Summer [Inspiration]

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This post goes out to all you readers on the cold coast [east siders], suffering with that below freezing weather. There is light at the end of the tunnel folks. In a few weeks Spring will be here and three months following, you'll be complaining about your electricity bill being so high, yet again. Even though, it's way too early to ever murmur the "s" w[...]

"In The Morning" Movie Review: Nefertite Nguvu Speaks To The Human In You

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The "black creatives" [figurative] lunch table seats some serious film juggernauts, such as the scandalous Shonda Rhimes, Mara Brock Akil, Ava DuVernay and the very talented Whoopi Goldberg. Much respect is given, and due, to these accomplished queens, however these ladies need to make some much needed room at the cinema lunch t[...]

The Healing Powers of a Girls Night Out

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I'm not one of those bloggers who digitally portrays their life as being picture perfect online. Nope, not in the slightest. Shoot, I have just as many problems as the next person, I operate on 4 hours of sleep most nights and my rent is due on the 1st just like yours.  We all go through our occasional "funk" here and there, but we have to tr[...]