One thing that I have incorporated into my success journey is starting my day with motivation. Whether it's flipping through Psalms or watching an inspirational video, I feel like the first thing heard or read in the morning tremendously can impact my day. Today, I had the privilege to start my day off with Oprah's Life-class … Continue reading Strive for Greater
I can't remember the last time I dressed up for Halloween. In my household I wasn't allowed to dress up or participate in trick or treating. If my local church had a "Fall Festival" I'd attend...but that was as far as it went for me. I never felt left out nor did participating matter because … Continue reading “Funky On The Scene” Krissy as Monae
NYC never fails to break my bank! My shopping sessions have been fabulous to say the least. A few weeks ago I was introduced to a boutique. It's a secret spot for stellar wardrobe selections. The day I went the boutique was having it's end of the season sale so I snagged Jeffrey Campbell's for … Continue reading Fashion Snags
Ever since I was younger and had no business watching Jerry Springer and Maury I absolutely loved talk shows. I'm talking Ricki, Montel, Oprah, and Mother Love...I watched it all. I rushed home to watch them. Now whether it is day time or evening, not a day goes by that I don't tune into one … Continue reading Krissy goes to The Wendy Show
By Krissy J, HerTopic.com Two natural products I started to use are shea butter and lemon grass black soap. I remember as an undergrad my roommates, both African natives had absolutely flawless skin. Their secret was using raw Shea butter. Shea butter is said to be good for dry& blemished skin. It is also … Continue reading Summery Skin
By Krissy J., HerTopic.com I barely watch television anymore which is kind of ironic since I studied media as an undergrad. I feel like television is just so "blah" these days. Reality television shows practically erased the essence of family television. Long gone are the days of Fresh Prince, Family Matters, and A Different World. … Continue reading Vintage Diva: Carmen McRae
By Lauryn Huggins, HerTopic.com Something great is happening within the African American community, and it is happening specifically to African American women. Thanks to websites like curlynikki.com and napppturality.com, the transformation of beauty in the African American community has suddenly changed. Long gone are the days where we would sit in hair salons for seven hours getting … Continue reading Are you on the Natural Bandwagon?
Who doesn't love shoes? Well I feel like giving back to my readers. Here is what you have to do. Here is your chance to win a DSW gift card for some new Spring shoes!Look through my blogTell me your: 1) Favorite posting on my blog and why (It can be an artist/model/ musician interview … Continue reading GIVEAWAY!
I grew up hearing you can tell a lot about a man by his shoes. My daddy had several pairs. There was never a scuff or dent in his shoes. Now when I look at men, I find it hard to not look at their shoes first. Is that shallow of me? If you come … Continue reading Talk alot…Nonverbally.