The Emancipation of My Afro in Europe

The Emancipation of My Afro in Europe

Confession: I was supposed to open up my "40 Days in Europe" series with this post, but I simply wasn't ready.  Blame the jetlag, the culture shock of returning back to the US + work, but I attribute it more to fear (which really is for suckers).  I had briefly mentioned last week that some of the upcoming posts would be personal.  Whether funny or raw, I was going to give it to you.  I don't think I have felt this vulnerable as a blogger yet, but I believe transparency is important.  I already know that this is a subject that can be a woe for many black women, because it's a discussion about our hair. 

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How to Obtain Solo Travel Photos Without a Selfie Stick

How to Obtain Solo Travel Photos Without a Selfie Stick

If you have been following along, you know that I am currently on a 6 week solo Eurotrip.  However, I love to take pictures of others as well as have my own photo taken.  Since I unfortunately broke my selfie stick during late travels last year (sad face), I needed a system for getting pictures of me taken while I'm away.  Could I have purchased another one? Yes, but let's be real, sometimes there are just some poses you cannot pull off with the stick.

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I Don't Date Men Without Passports

I Don't Date Men Without Passports

I went on a date back in March of this year and the man that I was with had informed me that at the tender age of 30, he had yet to be out of the country.  I think I was touched by an angel before I scrunched my face, and had to remind myself, that only a year ago, that was me too, and who the hell am I to judge him?

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