If the Halloween parade in NYC was anything to go by, you can expect a massive turn out at the voting poll next week for the midterms. Political plaques and Donald Trump costumes were rife at the parade! The weather was the warmest during this time of the year in a very long time! New… [Continue Reading]

Exactly a year ago today, I became a mother of children. It’s been a very joyous, productive, blissful, nurturing and blessed year since having Lady Noa join our humble family. My beloved hubby and 2 year old son are overjoyed, my son in particular. There’s nothing like having a partner in crime to tear up… [Continue Reading]

Many of you know me very well enough by now that I would try anything in life…at least once. That can be said of the French Soiree making grounds on American soil in the form of Le Diner en Blanc, for the 8th time. It sounds so chic, and so French of course. I first… [Continue Reading]

Wah gwan! Another year, another day to parade around in feathers and seem very appropriate in New York, unapologetically. It was a sunny day for West Indies infused cultural afternoon on Eastern Parkway in the heart of trendy Brooklyn, New York City. Of course after all the political dignitaries and luminaries have long gone after… [Continue Reading]

From India with love! Bollywood culture is alive and well in New York. I had no idea there was such a thing as Indian day parade until today while on my way out to get my daughter’s ears pierced. The cab driver, which himself is an Indian, shamefully lamented about his lack of knowledge about… [Continue Reading]

A Political Costume Parade

If the Halloween parade in NYC was anything to go by, you can expect a massive turn out at the voting poll next week for the midterms. Political plaques and Donald Trump costumes were rife at the … [Read More...]

A Lady Turns ONE!

Exactly a year ago today, I became a mother of children. It's been a very joyous, productive, blissful, nurturing and blessed year since having Lady Noa join our humble family. My beloved hubby and 2 … [Read More...]

A Virgin at Diner en Blanc

Many of you know me very well enough by now that I would try anything in life...at least once. That can be said of the French Soiree making grounds on American soil in the form of Le Diner en Blanc, … [Read More...]

Labor Day to Dance in Feathers

Wah gwan! Another year, another day to parade around in feathers and seem very appropriate in New York, unapologetically. It was a sunny day for West Indies infused cultural afternoon on Eastern … [Read More...]

Namaste!

From India with love! Bollywood culture is alive and well in New York. I had no idea there was such a thing as Indian day parade until today while on my way out to get my daughter's ears pierced. The … [Read More...]

Festival of Curls!

Oh my! Did I feel right at home or what! The annual festivity of all things natural and curly took place in Prospect Park, Brooklyn yesterday and I am just now slowly coming up for air! I haven't had … [Read More...]

NY Disability Gets Heard

Disability Pride Parade! Yeap, you read right. If cannabis, LGBTQ, etc can hold their parades in the big apple why not the group of New Yorkers who need our attention the most! Proud citizens in … [Read More...]

Nigeria At Pride March

A collective of Nigerian activists, entrepreneurs, dreamers, friends & supporters gathered up today in NYC to celebrate living in their truth at the Pride March. A movement largely frowned upon in … [Read More...]

NYC Pride!

Ahhh! Pride march! You've been missed! I've been absent from the scene for a minute, busy giving birth and rearing two babies! Some of you sent me emails asking when I'll be returning to my parade … [Read More...]

Black Panther…Wakanda Forever!!!

Never have I felt so proud to be an African than now! Thanks to the Hollywood blockbuster by Marvel Studios for igniting the flame! Never mind that the Black Panther movie depicting the high tech … [Read More...]

Alas! The Terrible Two!

When a kid turns 2, they say the parents are to get ready for the terrible two phase. We've been experiencing it with my boy @dagoldchain since he was about a year and half! I guess today makes it … [Read More...]

Child Molestation… SADLY ME TOO!

I stumbled upon this image while browsing on Instagram. Immediately I found my voice on this issue. It hit a certain nerve that I had been suppressing for decades! Child molestation is VERY real my … [Read More...]

Baby #2? Yeap! Meet Lady Noa!!

Many of you probably noticed my sudden "disappearance" from social media and updated blogs, postings, etc. I was busy gestating my second baby! This summer has been one of the most excruciating season … [Read More...]

Watch Me Nae Nae on Times Square!

Dance like no one is watching just got a whole new meaning. Ammon and his sister Larene came all the way to New York City from California to do just that. The pair lit the crossroads of the world by … [Read More...]