Monday, February 24, 2020

Creativity

Oprah on What Creativity Means to Her

Oprah shares what she believes about creativity. What does it mean to you? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

Why creativity is the missing piece in the wellness puzzle

Way back when quinoa was something that no-one could pronounce – creatives knew the inherent benefit in making art. The anecdotal evidence was clear...

How To Film & Edit a Lookbook on Your iPhone | Shameless Maya

How To Film & Edit a Lookbook on Your iPhone. You asked and I listened, Boo! If you have a smart-phone and a shameless...

Culture

The power of the Afro pick | Small Thing Big Idea, a TED series

The Afro pick is much more than a styling tool. It's a major player in Black history, explains artist Jon Gray. Small Thing Big Idea,...

Afro Sheen, the Iconic Hair Styling Brand for ALL Afro Textured Hair, Launches Nine New Products For the First Time in 20 Years

New formulas and technology made with today's strong men and women in mind ATLANTA, Jan. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Afro Sheen became popular in the...

National Museum of African American History and Culture Opens New Exhibition, “We Return Fighting”

December 12, 2019 News Release “We Return Fighting: The African American Experience in World War I” opens Friday, Dec. 13, at the Smithsonian’s National Museum...

National Museum of African American History and Culture To Present “Now Showing”

Exhibition About African American Movie Posters On View Through Nov. 1, 2020 November 25, 2019 News Release “Now Showing: Posters from African American Movies” opened at...

National Museum of African American History and Culture Announces Early Childhood Education Initiative To Develop Healthy Racial Identity

August 5, 2019 News Release The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture has announced the expansion of its Early Childhood Education Initiative...

15 Things That Make You A Third Culture Kid

Identify With Being A Third Culture Kid Third culture kid (TCK) is a term used to refer to children raised in a culture other than their...

Egypt Meets New York: History, Art and Culture!

I never really liked museums as I thought they were kind of boring and just packed with history and stories that I could not...

Blogging

Blogging Brings Out My Insecurities

Comme Coco is my baby. It is my little place on the internet that I can share my thoughts, outfits, inspirations and photography. It makes...

What I’ve Learned in 1 Year of Consistent Blogging

It's almost been ONE full year that I've been blogging consistently, and gosh has been a ride! A good ride lol, yet a ride....

How To Start a Blog: 8 Easy Steps

Hey Beautiful I am back with another post. Something that has always been close to my heart. While am at it. I might just give...

Our Picks

Ode to the Beautiful Dreamers and Creatives

We're quirky, and cutesy, and witty, and we're proud of it. We make no apologies about who we are or what we love. We...

My Bali Swing View

Close your eyes and envision yourself swinging 78 ft. above ground, as a cool breeze of wind hits your face and your adrenaline is...

National Portrait Gallery Engages Audiences Across the Country With Five-City Tour of the Acclaimed Obama Portraits by Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald

Tour To Include Chicago, Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Houston Starting June 2021 January 23, 2020 News Release The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has announced a...

10 Tips For Mastering the Art Of Flat-Lay Photography

If you are an Instagram Fanatic then you know Flat-lays are the IT moment. They took over the photography world since early 2015 correct...

Fashion Icon Files: Sandra Clark from “227”

Every television show had a breakout star. Sandra Clark from the 1980's television show "227" is one of my personal favorite style icons. Played by...

The Top 5 Problems That Actors Have

THE CREATIVE/TECHNICAL SIDE OF ACTING As an actress, there is a process when preparing to film or rehearse a scene. There are many things an...

Black Panther More than Just a Superhero Movie

I got lucky and won tickets to see an advance screening of Black Panther. I took my daughter with me. She’s been a Black...

The People Of Color Behind The Scenes Of Black Panther

Black Panther is a triumph on so many levels for creators in The Culture. It’s a box office smash (10th highest grossing film of all-time), a critical...

Lifestyle

She Left California To Live In A Texas Tiny House Village – Fulfilling Her Childhood Dream

Tyshae had the dream to live tiny for a very long time. For many of us, we know what we want to do as...

Is It Time To Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone?

Is there ever a right time to step out of your comfort zone? Have you seen the movie Eat, Pray, Love? At least heard about...

Stepping Out On Faith

Have you ever found yourself at a surprising life crossroad? Something that you never saw coming but all of a sudden its a thought...

6 Simple Ways to Help Someone Feel Better Today

Help Someone Feel Better About Themselves Back in the old days, communities, tribes, folk and families thrived on doing things together. Not only did ways...

Being traditional-minded in a hook-up culture

Some people will say yes there is a hook-up culture and some will say no. I recently read an article that said the hook-up...

Inside Shonda Rhimes’ 1920s Style Home Study | Architectural Digest

Scandal creator Shonda Rhimes takes us on a tour of her favorite room in her house: the study. From her impressive collection of political...

4 Things I’ve Learned from Cross-Country Moves

My career path has taken me from my home city of Philadelphia, to rural Central Pennsylvania, to a small town in South Carolina, to...

How Journaling Changed My Life

"Journaling has become my hero. My superpower. And my healer." ~ Amani Rakeia. IT'S JUST A BOOK SIS ... WRONG. Journaling is a way for me to...

Personal Style

How To Look Cute While Staying Warm in the Winter

Ahhh yes. The eternal conundrum – how to look cute and not freeze your butt off. I’m blessed to live in Canada – the home...

Getting Creative with CaseApp…

Hello Loves! The life of a blogger definitely can be stressful and is no Monday to Friday job. This life definitely carries over into...

1970s Vintage Sartorial Matters Dress

DRESS: 1970s Vintage - Sartorial Matters BLAZER: Vintage SHOES: ASOS BAG: Inu Inu I feel like maxi dresses do a great job of making you look taller if...

Casual Wiggle Dress

This casual wiggle dress is made of a nice & soft cotton/linen fabric so it’s extremely comfortable & breathable for daily wear. Perfect for...

How to Photograph Your Own Headshot | Shameless Maya | TECH TALK

How to Take Your Own Headshot | TECH TALK In this video I’ll talk about how to set up your shot, what equipment to...

How To Maintain Relaxed Hair While Working Out | Style Domination by Dominique

Alrighty - you all asked for this video over and over again, so here it is! My top tips for maintaining your relaxed hair...

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