Selah Sue

Selah Sue is a musician and songwriter from Belgium.  I love how she blends her unique and passionate voice with a neat mixture of reggae, R&B, and soul.  Her self-titled debut album came out in 2011 and was an instant success.  Along with the great music vibe, her lyrics are incredible.  She really has a…

Villa Monticello: Luxury Boutique Hotel in Ghana

As seen on Munaluchi Bridal Magazine. After all the meetings, parties, and plenty of people, sometimes we want to escape to somewhere quiet and eclectic to unwind with our new spouse.  I think I found just the place for you.  The Villa Monticello, located in Accra, Ghana, is a luxury boutique hotel with unique trimmings…

Amanjena Resort: Enchanting Getaway in Morocco

As seen on Munaluchi Bridal Magazine To experience culture and history on an enchanting vacation, Morocco is at the top of my list.  From the photos and clips, I think the Amanjena Resort is the best place to experience all of it. Located just outside Marrakech, Morocco, the Amanjena offers 32 private pavilions to indulge in relaxation,…

As Seen On: Munaluchi Bridal Magazine

  I am pleased and ecstatic to announce that I am interning with Munaluchi Bridal Magazine, an online/digital/print magazine that caters to women of color for weddings, style, and culture, for the next 6 months.  Contributing to their Travel Tuesdays series as well as their real wedding showcases, I will be working as your romantic-travel-correspondent and…

The Majlis Resort: Paradise In Kenya

As seen on Munaluchi Bridal Magazine The Majlis Hotel, a luxury beach hotel on Lamu Island, off Kenya’s Northern Coast, with stylish accommodations and breathtaking views of the bay, is Kenya’s #1 Beach Hotel.  From the pictures, I fell in love right away with it’s tropical elegance and African roots. Established in 2009, the boutique…

The Absentee-Father-Story & Why We Need To Re-Write It

Looking slightly away from the camera with tears in his eyes, the middle-aged man said, "I had a lot of anger because he wasn't there and I didn't know why but I didn't think he cared."  That was the main quote for an advertisement on the OWN channel to announce Oprah's upcoming "lifeclass" episode titled…

African Digital Art: Showcasing the African Creative

Digital art is being pushed to new heights with the advances in technology and the way in which we can distribute our work via the internet.  I am hopeful that the internet will continue to provide an equal level playing field to enable everyone to showcase their story and be exposed to other cultures.  With…

Oscars 2013: My Favorite Moments

Regardless of who is hosting and who is nominated, the Academy Awards always has something entertaining and glamorous to enjoy.  I thought this years Oscars had some high points.  Below is a list of my favorite moments. The Captain Kirk introduction and back-and-forth banter about the future was neat, but went a little long.  My…