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This February, I curated a festival of music, books, and essentials. Not only is February Black History Month, it's also my birth month! Celebrate Black Excellence with this birthday gal! *cues horns and audience cheer* All book links are to a black owned book store :-) Books: Otis Redding: An Unfinished Life I am still reading this hearty autobiography on Otis Redding and bay-bee, it's FULL of historical notes on Atlanta's post-slavery black culture and Great Migration. Jonathan Gould does a great job...
It's a winter wonderland so you experience the DRYYYYYYness of winter, at some point. If you're anything like me, you know there's no cap on how moisturized you can be. Bring on the butters, oil, and aqua!    If you're anything like me, you're tired of choosing between moisture and your finished look, I've got a solution for you. Try Castor Oil.    Seriously, Castor Oil is the GOAT! I like to use Castor Oil on my lashes, on my edges, my...
I've known Desiree Verdejo for years. Tenacious is just one word you could use to describe her. How could you not admire Desiree? She's a mother-of-two that is killing it with Hyper Skin! When she launched her serum, a hyper pigmentation fighting, blemish reducing, texture refining powerhouse, the whole world whipped out their credit cards. I want to share my interview with this amazing mommy!     Tell me how your entrepreneurship changed for you as a mother?  I launched a retail start-up...