Beauty, Nneka Show, SUMMER

Learning How To Style Natural Hair W/ Up North Naturals

August 22, 2017
Up North Naturals

Like many of you I’ve been on a hair journey. I’ve had relaxed hair for a long time, dealt with the usual breakage. I stopped relaxing fully and moved to a kind of texturizing (called wash and wear from Jazma) I then started wearing clip ins and weave and had some great hair growth. I’m now about 85% natural. So I’m always looking for natural hair products that can give me real curl definition and minimize frizz. Enter Up North Naturals!

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Culture, Entrepreneurship, Social

Caribbean Creators Meet Up At Lavelle

August 11, 2017
Lavelle

Had a random idea to get together with some bloggers, youtubers etc of Caribbean descent. I feel like it’s always good to connect with like minded individuals from time to time and do a check in. It’s difficult for people who are not in this world to understand what creators like me deal with. I was craving convos with people who can relate. So I emailed a few dope peeps who are doing the damn thing  in the digital world and said “Let’s meet up!” Continue Reading…

Culture, Music, SUMMER

Not-To-Miss Toronto Carnival Events

August 1, 2017
Toronto Carnival Events

Toronto Caribbean community comes alive during the city’s Caribbean carnival…formerly known as Caribana. Festivities and official events have been taking place for weeks now, but things really heat up this week. Here’s a rundown of some of the not-to-miss Toronto Carnival events.  Continue Reading…

Culture, Empowerment, How-To, Lifestyle, SUMMER

Toronto Caribbean Carnival 101

July 28, 2017
Toronto Caribbean Carnival

I’ve seen Toronto Caribbean Carnival through many lenses. I’ve played mas all my life, I’ve made costumes with my dad, I’ve covered the parade many times as a reporter. It’s one of my favourite topics. As a Caribbean lifestyle blogger, I’d be remiss if I didn’t dedicate a few posts to Toronto carnival or Caribana as it is more commonly known.  A did a short video where I answer a few questions you’ve been asking. These are things that work for ME. There are many more things to discuss.

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