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#HairPOP Chronicles: Is Natural Hair Unprofessional In The Workplace? [twitter chat]

The #HairPOP Twitter chat is an opportunity for us to talk live about hair related topics. Last week, we discussed the perception of natural hair as ‘unprofessional’ in the workplace for the first ever conversation. Here’s...

Natural Hair Through A Man's Eyes, with Pixus Photography [new blog] 0

Natural Hair Through A Man’s Eyes, with Pixus Photography [new blog]

Photographer Selom Anim, did it again! His photography was featured in the media, this time for the Black Beauty & Hair magazine. I modeled with Ade and K.QueenConscious for a natural hair photo shoot...

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Greetings in Nevis and the Caribbean that you should know [new blog post]

There are certain greetings in Nevis and the Caribbean that you should know. If you haven’t visited, this one is for you. Aged 14 when my parents were getting married on the island, I was bored...

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The local foreigner perspective of Nevis Culturama 43 [new blog post]

Over the last few weeks, I have been sharing updates of Culturama. Also known as “de Caribbean’s greatest summer lime!” As the official blogger for Culturama, here is my round up of the festivities which are...

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It Only Takes One Shot of Naturshot [new business]

Life can be so busy most of the time, especially when you are juggling multiple activities. Do you find yourself constantly being frightened by how quickly the weeks are passing by? Now you can...

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Nevisian local lingo

Nevisian local lingo from a ‘local foreigner’ perspective I’ve been on Nevis island for four months now…and nope…I’m still not bored. Nevis is pronounced Nee-vis, the pronunciation is different to Ben Nevis in Scotland....

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Happy Birthday in Heaven

Today would have been my nan’s birthday. She passed away a little over a year ago after she lost her battle with Alzheimer’s.  Grieving the loss of a loved one has been hard.   ...

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Matthew A. Cherry: Normalising Black Families With Hair Love [Interview]

Former NFL player-turned-director, Matthew A. Cherry talks to Melanin Mind & Soul about the short film “Hair Love”, in which a black father does his daughter’s natural hair for the first time.   While 2016...

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This. Is. Why. I. Am. Single.

*This post contains some affiliate links. If you make a purchase, it means I may receive commission. Thanks for supporting Melanin Mind & Soul. If you’ve been single for a while, then you’ve probably...

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Rashan Charles, Why I’m No Longer Talking To White People About Race

*This post contains some affiliate links. If you make a purchase, it means I may receive commission. Thanks for supporting Melanin Mind & Soul. #JusticeForRash On Sunday 23 July, I learned the news on...