Feature: Road to M.D. with Shawnie

Hey Guys! It’s the end of another month, so you know what that means …. #ATBAFeatures. This month we celebrated Women’s History Month where a number of women were highlighted for their contributions to events in history and society today. Therefore, what better way to wrap up the month than by featuring a young woman…

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Hair Diary: Aztec Clay Mask Review on Type 4 Hair

So, what’s been up with my natural hair?! It’s been awhile, huh. Y’all should know by now these posts don’t come too often, but I had some high hopes for a change. Nonetheless, we’re here with a review of a long awaited clay mask! This mask has been making its rounds on the internet for…

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Eat Outs: Boom at Gunpowder House, Antigua

Hey Guys! I finally made it to one of the places I listed on my 2018 Summer Bucket List! I’ve been eyeing this place for quite awhile, but I always thought it’d be crazy expensive given the location. However, this particular weekend it really was a YOLO moment so I went for it. Keep reading…

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3 Foolproof Ways to Keep a Positive Mindset & Improve Your Life

Hey guys A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to attend a talk on “Creating a Positive Mindset to Change the Outcome of your Life“. It was rather inspiring and also reinforced messages I learnt about previously. However, it’s not always easy to remain positive and sometimes life just happens. Nonetheless, I’m here to…

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Valentine’s Dinner: Papa’s by the Sea, Antigua

Hey Guys! I’m a few days late, but how was your Valentine’s Day? I spent the day having lunch with my best friend, then went out for dinner with my family. Thursdays are usually a little family “ritual” where we go out for dinner, and Papa’s by the Sea was the choice last week. THE…

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Travel Bucket List: 30 Countries Before Year 30

Hey Guys! I recently visited what I thought was my 15th country, however after this weekend I realized it was actually number 17. In relation to this I decided to do a bucket list of other countries I’d love to visit to make it to 30 countries before year 30. I know a lot of…

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Feature: Life in the Skies with Shanice

Welcome back to my Feature of the Month series! At the end of each month I will introduce you to individuals who inspire me (based on their social media platforms/if i know them personally). I decided to not only feature “creatives” but also people in professions in which I’m genuinely interested in (not to switch…

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MUST READ: Becoming // Including 8 Inspirational Quotes and My Takeaways

The best-selling book of 2018 which sold near 2 million copies in a few weeks, it’s no surprise that the first book I’ve read for the year was Michelle Obama’s autobiography. Honestly, I had the book since last December but never actually put aside time to complete it. Definitely thankful I found some time this…

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My Favorite Products for Type 4 Natural Hair 2018

Hey Guys! As you may or may not know, being a naturalista involves A LOT of trial and error. From products to hairstyles, it’s all a learning process to figure out what works for you. In between those trials you may find a couple good solutions however, the process AND MONEY to get there will…

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My 2019 Word of the Year & Why You Need One Too

Happy New Year! Honestly, I feel like I was just welcoming 2018 the other day yet here we again. Hopefully, wiser and full of excitement for the year ahead. As you may have noticed, I didn’t do a year in review post, but it was a really good one for me. Although I didn’t accomplish…

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