INSPIRATION

Spring/Summer 2017–TV’s Season of Substance

The Kind of Smart Sattire We’ve Been Waiting For I don’t get to watch much television, but once I find a good show, I’m all in. This year, I’m just in awe of how bold and beautiful independent shows are getting. Cheap tropes be gone. Strong dialogue from real characters are here and they’re not going anywhere. Outlets like Netflix …

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Drunk In Dubai, Cardi B Calls Out Haters & Music Industry

It’s really hard not to love Cardi B especially when she gets drunk and calls out the music industry, talks about love and loyalty and the heavy price tag of fame while sharing glorious views of Dubai. Cardi is nothing if not 100 percent authentic. Love her. Watch “Lick” (Official Video)here.

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Listen to Frank Ocean’s Solo Version of “Biking”

Listen to Frank Ocean’s Solo Version of “Biking”

Frank Ocean’s Blonde has been out for nine months and I’m still in its unrelenting grip. The visual album, Endless sucked me in immediately. I watched it three times in a row. Cinematic, monochrome hues fill a warehouse full of industrial equipment. Radiant, soft sounds pace back and forth, permeating through the mundane, the ghosts of Bowie and Prince, present and alive. A sonic …

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Tarte Make Up Top Picks and Beauty Hacks

Tarte Make Up Top Picks and Beauty Hacks Check out the latest Spring beauty tips and tricks courtesy of the folks at Tarte Cosmetics. We’re loving the “Face First” Make Up Line! And as always, cruelty-free. We can’t get enough of these… problem viewing? click here

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Handmade DIY Jewelry Box For Mother’s Day

DIY Mother's Day Gift

Easy-to-Craft Handmade Jewelry Box Turn inexpensive fence-post caps into a pretty jewelry or gift box. By itself, the box makes a thoughtful birthday, Mother’s Day or holiday gift. Fill it with sweet treats or a small trinket for a handmade gift they won’t soon forget. Materials Needed: 4-inch-square wood fence-post caps (1 raised and 1 flat) spray paint with built-in …

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Prince Taught Me How To Be A Diva

Prince Taught Me How To Be A Diva

Prince Taught Me How To Be A Diva As I sit here recovering from a long week, I’m reveling, once again, in the music of Prince. The day I found out Prince died I was sitting in my doctor’s office. My friend texted me right before I went in. All I saw in the text were the words, “Prince” and …

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