Friday Faves: Melanated Edition

February is Black History Month. Beyoncé kicked off the month with her pregnancy announcement and dropping a pregnancy photo album. Hey twins!! (If anyone wants to start some sort of pool for baby names- I’m in!). I really do encourage you to use this month to learn about and celebrate all of the contributions black Americans have […]

Galentine’s Day Gifts for Your Girl Squad

February 14th is about romance, but February 13th – Galentine’s Day – is about celebrating lady friends. Whether your besties need a little loving after a break-up, a distraction from work, or simply have a soft spot for February 13th (like The Palmetto Peaches), you may be counting down the days until Galentine’s Day. Here’s are […]

Friday Favorites: New Year, New Faves

Friday Favorites: New Year, New Faves Fave POTUS/FLOTUS Moment Ace: There were plenty of emotional moments during President Obama’s farewell speech, but when he gave a shoutout to his bae, “Michelle LaVaughn Robinson”, I lost it. Not to knock any of his achievements, but to see them in love, while leading our country, and looking sharp […]

5 Blogger Myths and Stereotypes

The life of a blogger isn’t perfect. However, sometimes a blogger’s social media presence will give off an illusion that it’s all amazing outfits, exclusive events, free products, latte art, perfect twist-outs and/or model-like messy buns. No. Just no. Don’t let some of these Instagram feeds fool you and don’t make those assumptions about the […]