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4 Blogs to Help You Have a #ProductiveAndPampered Weekend 

Hey Ladies!  It’s Thursday, which means it’s Friday Eve!  You’ve been working hard all week, and you deserve to relax and unwind.  So here are 4 Blogs to Help You Have a #ProductiveAndPampered Weekend:  #4 The Face Place Spa and Wellness Center {1/31/17} #3 Face Beat with Bare Minerals {4/11/17} #2 Paris Inspired Shopping Haul… Continue reading 4 Blogs to Help You Have a #ProductiveAndPampered Weekend 

Music

4:44 – My 4 Favorite Jay-Z Song 

Jay-Z’s new album 4:44 has been sparking a lot of controversy! It’s basically the male version of Beyoncé’s Lemonade. If you’re Team iPhone like me, then listen for yourself here.  So in honor of Hov’s latest 4:44 and Throwback Thursday, here’s a countdown of My 4 Favorite Jay-Z Songs:  #4 Girls, Girls, Girls (2001) #3 I Just Wanna Love… Continue reading 4:44 – My 4 Favorite Jay-Z Song 

Music

This Is It: My Favorite Michael Jackson Songs 

It was Thursday June 25th 2009.  I was on a family vacation in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida. My family and I were on a tourist boat ride, looking at beautiful beach houses as the sun set. Once the boat ride ended, our tour guide led us to the eating area. Suddenly, I got a text… Continue reading This Is It: My Favorite Michael Jackson Songs 

Music

Pon Di River: My 7 Favorite Dancehall Songs

“JaMai, are you Jamaican??”  This is a question that I’m often asked {LOL}. But even though I’m not Jamaican, Jamaica does have a special place in my heart. It was my first vacation outside the country! Jamaica has three essentials: beautiful beaches, carribean food, and the birth of Dancehall.  Black music isn’t just Hip-Hop and R&B!… Continue reading Pon Di River: My 7 Favorite Dancehall Songs

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Hey Melanin Queens: May ’17 Sneak Peek Box Review 

Hey everyone! It’s Beauty And Braids. I’m so excited to do an unboxing of my Subscription Box mail! I’m reviewing Sneak Peek Box once again to show you their May 2017 box. If you’re not familiar, they are a Black owned subscription box service of natural and organic products. Without further ado, let’s jump right into… Continue reading Hey Melanin Queens: May ’17 Sneak Peek Box Review 

Music

All #Summer17: My Black Cookout Playlist 

Tomorrow is the first day of #Summer17 *in my Drake voice*!!!  Spring was hot, but Summer is going to be even hotter! I love the summer time. Going to the beach/pool, going to amusement parks, celebrating my birthday (August 23rd), and of course – the cookouts.  We as Black people take throwing a cookout to… Continue reading All #Summer17: My Black Cookout Playlist