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November 2015 Essence Beauty Box Unboxing

What’s up gorgeous naturalistas?! I got my November 2015 Essence Beauty Box in the mail yesterday, so I wanted to do an unboxing video. I did do a video on my YouTube channel, the link will be below, but here’s a quick list of what was in the box: 216 more words

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Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker|How Do We TRULY Forgive?

I grew up in a church where in Sunday school they taught that forgiveness was something that we do as Christians. People have hurt me in the past, and I would just forgive them. 659 more words

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Monday's Bliss|Hall Passes in Marriage or Nah?

Reality star Toya Wright and her husband Mickey Wright aka Memphitz had an unusual exemption in which he was allowed eight “hall passes” or opportunities in a year to do whatever he wants, which many would assume would include sleeping with women who are not his wife. 669 more words

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Tell it Tuesday w/ B.Parker: Why is Praying Hard?

Lately I have lost the ability to pray. I just kept pushing everything to the side, and would say, it’ll work out.

I didn’t realize why I couldn’t pray. 522 more words

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Project Melanina

I recently had a photoshoot with Joey Rosado of Island Boi Photography for his project “Melanina” in Dallas Texas.

The purpose of this shoot was to showcase women in all shades of melanin embracing not only their natural beauty but also owning their unique journeys. 100 more words

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And Then This Happened

I’m still on a high. Last week an issue of Essence magazine hit the stands (the November 2015 issue to be exact) and it has completely changed me. 460 more words