• Snapchat 101: Creating a Story

    July 23, 2015 by Amoya Edwards

    Not long ago, I hopped on the Snapchat train, one of the fastest-growing and most popular social apps among millennials. Initially, I did have my reservations about Snapchat, but when one of my closest friends convinced me of how much fun it is, I finally obliged. And, once I finally downloaded the app, I learned that Snapchat is NOT just about sending your friends one to 10-second pictures or videos that disappear as soon as you open them. I soon discovered the story feature, one of my (now) favorite things about Snapchat.

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  • The Thirst is Real: Guide to Infused Water

    July 09, 2015 by JOVANNA OWUSU

    The thirst is real, people! And no, I’m not talking about that one social media post that you took a screenshot of and sent to your friend yesterday. I’m talking legitimate hydration!

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  • 4-Steps to A Social Media Detox

    February 11, 2015 by Amoya Edwards

    Do you experience low-level depression when your picture doesn’t get enough likes? Do you think in 140 characters? If this sounds like you… it may be time to get off social media for a while.

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  • Special Deliveries: Subscription Boxes I Love

    September 18, 2014 by Corey L

    To me, there is nothing more exciting than getting a present in the mail. So what if I sent it to myself?! I am the queen of online subscription boxes! Be it beauty, fashion or maybe a little something for my pup, the less work I have to do to get all my favorite products, the better. If you’ve never heard of subscription boxes, it’s time to get in the know. 

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  • Life Hacks to Beat the Heat

    August 05, 2014 by Stephen Fashoro

    When the peak of summer comes around, it’s a lot easier to skip those runs around the neighborhood, walks with your dog or basketball games with the fellas at the park. If you’re like me, you probably spend more time kicking it at home with the air conditioner.

    Just because you’re trying to stay cool in your crib or in your ride, doesn’t mean you have to break the bank by turning up the A/C all day. Whether you’re out and about or trying to chill out at home, check out these simple “life hacks” to stay cool and (hopefully) save money during the hottest time of the year.

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  • Vacay or Staycay? Summer Staycation Ideas

    July 01, 2014 by Amoya Edwards

    When the summer sun begins to shine, dreams of vacations away from home and the job turn from, “I want it” to “ I need it!” They say if you work hard, you deserve to play hard too, but sometimes that much needed time off is difficult to fit into a busy schedule – such as mine. And, the way my bank account is set up (as my favorite comedian would say), let’s just say a beachfront villa isn’t in the cards for me this summer. So I’ve come up with some pretty cool ideas to enjoy a fun summer vacation right in my city. Check them out below. 

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  • My Springtime Faves

    May 19, 2014 by Corey L

    Spring is in the air! Let’s hear it for sunshine, drop tops, fresh tulips, and the return of shorts and maxi dresses – all elements that make for a great spring season. Wondering what to do this season? Check out some of my favorite things. Maybe you’ll discover something fun and memorable to try this year. 

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  • Fashion Week Do's and Don'ts

    February 06, 2014 by Iman Cole

    Fashion Week, this coveted time of year is upon us, “ahhhhhhh” can you hear the fashion angels singing. Having been to Fashion Week in the past, I’ve pulled together some do’s and don’ts to help make sure your trip is stylin.

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