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Fashion, Music, Social, SUMMER

Weekend Fun At ‘PLAYLIST’ RoofTop Party

September 17, 2017
Rooftop Party

This weekend in Toronto we’re having arguably the best weekend of the summer. Nothing but sun and temps in the high twenties…both days! Summer is certainly going out with a bang. So on this last weekend (and best) of the summer, there was no better place to be than a rooftop. PLAYLIST provided the perfect opportunity.  Continue Reading…

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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Lifestyle, Social, SUMMER, Youtube

Back To Vlogging

August 24, 2017
Vlogging

My vlogging game has dropped off majorly! Part of the reason is because I’ve been discouraged by my YouTube growth. But one thing directly affects the other. My YouTube growth hasn’t been steady beeeecaaaause I haven’t been consistently creating “youtube friendly” content! That’s gonna change.  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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