One time for OneTribeMag and Africanist podcast

For the past year my mantra has been “My black is beautiful” a constant echo to myself that all that I am is a gift to this world. No matter the adversity, my blackness is strong, is love, is culture (being 1st generation Nigerian American),  and is my own as an individual and community. This … Continue reading One time for OneTribeMag and Africanist podcast

The Glory is in You

Fashion has to reflect who you are, what you feel at the moment, and where you’re going – Pharrell Williams Today’s mainstream fashion is expensive; its brand names, tight-fitting clothes; it’s what’s always trending, who wore it better; copycat. For me it isn’t about the brands, it’s one of the ways I express myself. Fashion is … Continue reading The Glory is in You

Cuffin Season – part 2

Ahh post-Thanksgiving. Most of us are still recovering from the massive itis comatose that comes along from Thanksgiving leftovers. As you’ve already realized this week, some of your clothes may feel a little tighter than they did last week. That’s not a problem, nothing some time at the gym can’t fix. Now if you’ve been … Continue reading Cuffin Season – part 2