CEO Dancer Soliat Bada Talks Fitness and Style!

BY ALEXIS CAXTON-IDOWU Warm weather is soon approaching, and many of us are trying to get our bodies snatched for the summer! Soliat Bada of the fabulous CEO Dancers recently spoke with Dídara regarding her… Continue reading

Rejections and Revlon Bubbly Nail Polish

“Dear Alexis: Thank you for your interest in the _______ position with ________.  Unfortunately…” Blah, Blah, BLAH. The rest of the words in a rejection email might as well be a blank line. I cannot begin… Continue reading

Date Nights and Yellow Mary Jane Pumps (Pink Basis)

Happy Monday Beauts! I hope that everyone’s Easter weekend was as fabulous as the weather was. Saturday was definitely the perfect time to hit the city for a date night! I like to consider… Continue reading

Aminah Abdul Jillil Bow Pumps are a must have!

BY ALEXIS CAXTON-IDOWU It was love at first sight when I laid my eyes upon Aminah Abdul Jillil‘s  FAB bow pumps. The attention-grabbing shoes can give a POP to any outfit. Before becoming… Continue reading

Rock the ‘Until’ Bracelet for HIV/AIDS Awareness!

BY ALEXIS CAXTON-IDOWU March 10, 2014  is National Women and Girls HIV Awareness Day (NWGHAAD).  The nationwide observance strives to recognize and combat the impact of HIV/AIDS among women and girls.  A simple… Continue reading

Why Lupitarella Stole My Heart on Oscars Night

BY ALEXIS CAXTON-IDOWU “When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.” Lupita Nyong’o said as… Continue reading

My African Sister Betty Adewole is the New Face of Tom Ford!

The Stunning British Nigerian (and my African sister) Model Betty Adewole is the new face of Tom Ford. The the mocha-chocalaté , fresh-faced beauty will be replacing Polish model Zuzanna Bijoch. The West-African… Continue reading

Lola Rae’s Mix Magazine ‘Mono-Diva’ Earrings

Lola Rae was one of  my favorite female Afro-beat artists of 2013.  Her hit single, ‘Watch my Ting Go’ still has me dancing! The British-Nigerian songstress recently graced the cover of MIX Magazine… Continue reading

5 things that Nelson Mandela’s Legacy Taught Me

Nelson Mandela was more than just a ‘former president of South Africa.’ He is a revolutionary hero. The Avengers couldn’t even try to come close to him. Nope.  The Nobel Peace Prize recipient may have passed away on Thursday,… Continue reading

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