Beauty & Fashion
Raising Brown Girl Magic + Mikaela’s Crazy Knee Socks For a Cause!
Raising black girls is not easy. It’s not difficult in the way you would think though: sassy mouth girls who are disrespectful who don’t listen and have an ax to grind for no good reason. Nope. That’s not why I’m ... Read More »
OshKosh B’gosh Back to School Clothing Preview with Deeply Discounted Deals
Oh my GOSH! I had the pleasure of being invited to the OshKosh B’gosh Back to School VIP/Media Party and took a tour of the new Buckhead store. I know the OshKosh brand as a favorite among moms like me (I ... Read More »
Jaden Smith Wears A Skirt & Then This Happened…
…Absolutely nothing… Jaden Smith wears a skirt. Who the EFF cares? So what! It’s only in our culture that we care if he wears a skirt or pants. Guess what? Women wear both! #MindBlowing At least he’s not busting people ... Read More »
Shopping At Nene Leakes’ Atlanta Trunk Show
Nene Leakes was out and about this past weekend selling her collection of FAB clothes at a pop up shop on Piedmont Road. I was hoping to get an exclusive interview for CocoaFab.com, where I serve as Entertainment Editor, but ... Read More »
My Horrible African Hair Braiding Experience at Top Braiding
My daughter is 12. A tween. This is her first year in middle school and she’s putting out those feelers, testing out new hairdos and trying to find the right fit for her face and her space in the middle-school fold. ... Read More »
Tips on How to Flow and Rock a Fro like Solange Knowles
As of late, you can catch me rockin my hair au naturale! No perms. No preservatives! And it took me a lifetime to gain this much confidence to just be me. About two years ago I decided to stop putting the ... Read More »
#DreamKidsTMS kicked off a fun and informative PlayDate in Atlanta
I am so excited about the successful LIVE DEMO hair event I hosted at Curls to Cuts in Atlanta, powered by Dream Kids to introduce their new Texture Manageability System! More than 60 people, a group of Atlanta moms, influencers ... Read More »
#TryTMS and Win a #DreamKidsTMS Detangler Miracle Reversible Straightening Texture Manageability System Prize Pack!
Just this past week I had the wonderful opportunity to test out the new DreamKids Detangler Miracle Reversible™Straightening Texture Manageability™ System on my daughter Mikaela. She’s natural yet loves versatility and the product proved to work wonders for her coily ... Read More »
#DreamKidsTMS New Hair System Gives Girls Unique Hair Versatility! #TryTMS
Leave it to my Mikaela to be very versatile when it comes to her hair. She wears all styles — natural, curly, straight and yes even color! But switching from her naturally curly koils to straight is a job in ... Read More »
Bringing SEXY Back!
The weekend of March 2nd, I felt so sexy. I’m not at my ideal weight but getting dressed up for my husband’s surprise 50th birthday and getting a professional make-up job, getting my hair and nails done, made me feel ... Read More »
Finding the perfect hairstyle for your tween
If you’ve got a daughter on the verge of being a teen, you better believe that even though she’s still technically a kid, she doesn’t want to be walking around with ponytails or looking like Shirley Temple. That would be ... Read More »
I feel pretty… Oh so pretty! Out and about in LA! #DisneyFrozenEvent
Oh what a difference a few days in LA makes! There’s just something about getting out of your element and going to a new place that makes you want to break out all the makeup goodies and get GLAM! Well ... Read More »
Momma’s Beauty Makeover!
It was Audrey Hepburn who said that the beauty of a woman grows with the passing years. She must have been talking about the beauty within because as I approach my 40th birthday next month in September, it takes a ... Read More »
BabyTogs.com and clothes for the fashionable type of kid
My 7-year-old Milan is such a little fashionista. She’s such a princess – well all of my girls are – but she really takes great care in picking out what she’ll wear to school. And she knows if she’s ... Read More »
Win @MyAfricanPride #APBacktoSchool Prize Pack and join us for a Twitter party 8/15!
It’s back to school time and each one of my girls rock their own hairstyles! Kaitlin’s in that tween stage so it’s all about the trend of having those long braids that go down your back. Milan, my 7-year-old, usually ... Read More »