Best Life

TAKING BOMB AF INSTAGRAM PICTURES AT HOME

Hey Beauties! Good hair day? Cute outfit? Socially distanced, tho. Watch as Mia Randria shows us how to snap the perfect, feed-quality pics for Instagram so you can show off your whole situation like a pro!  What’s your number one tip for a bomb-ass selfie?

Creative People Save Money By Doing This

By Serena Kim @goserenakim  Surviving as a writer and a creative in this economic climate is rough. And raise your hand if you’re a single mom. The Big Sick, otherwise known as the Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020, has made our challenge that much harder. Every month...

5 Minutes with Keri & Yara Shahidi

By Nikki Walton   Keri Shahidi is a celebrated actress, producer, fitness queen, wife and proud mother. One of Keri’s talented “babies”, is Yara Shahidi; this duo are each other’s biggest fans!  Yara is slaying the industry with her breakout role in Blackish, and on...

Wellness

Dear White Friend

Dear White Friend By Serena Kim @goserenakim Dear White Friend or Asian Parent,  Thank you for your interest in the struggle of African American people. Sometimes explaining the details of the violence and racism against Black people can be emotionally draining for...

How to Re-set Your Sleeping Schedule

By Jacqueline Samaroo Having trouble falling asleep? Staying asleep? Getting sufficient sleep? We all experience problems sleeping from time to time. It becomes a real concern, however, when rest issues are prolonged and begin to negatively affect other areas of your...

New Year, Healthy Regimen!

By Dr. Stephanie A. Garcia  Three weeks and two dozen tamales later; 2020 has officially begun! But I bet the excitement of beginning a new decade is eclipsed by the ever-increasing tightness in those new jeans you bought just before Thanksgiving at Tia Amelia’s...

Inspiration

#5MinutesWith Bianca Lawson

The eternally-youthful, Bianca Lawson, has been in show business for over 30 years, acting since the age of nine.  She currently stars in Ava Duvernay’s critically acclaimed series QUEEN SUGAR (OWN), as Darla.  A few of her most memorable appearances include the cult...

How a Latinx artist overcame private school alienation and found her message.

Reprinted by permission courtesy of Inteligencia.io.   By Eva Recinos  Gabriella Sanchez is a Mexican-American artist creating large-scale, bold paintings that explore the duality of her cultural identity. The clues are there for those who might recognize them—the...

Black-Owned Beauty Brands We Love

By Serena Kim  @goserenakim For way too long, women of color have perceived themselves as less than beautiful because they don’t match arbitrary Eurocentric aesthetic standards. One of the first steps towards fighting racial injustice is to begin within, by...