New York hosted another amazing Diner en Blanc yesterday, and yours truly was on hand as a dedicated Table Leader. It was a position that I really enjoyed and it provided another layer of DEB experience for me. And like all things NY, the affair was quite eventful with all manners of ups and ups!… [Continue Reading]

Tens of thousands of denizens and tourists alike gathered in New York City to participate in what was billed the largest Pride March in history! This year ushered in the golden anniversary of the protest that began at the historic and now landmarked establishment in the village, the Stonewall Inn. However, While the main march… [Continue Reading]

Beannachtaí na Féile Padraig Ort”. This literally translates to: Blessings of Patrick’s Festival Upon You! It’s Saint Patrick’s day everyone! A time to be merry and drink up some ale with friends holed up in a pub. At least that’s the scenery at most American bars tonight. The day started with some brave men, some… [Continue Reading]

Barbie turns 60 and the celebration went well without a bump. Naturally, I woke up early to beat the crowded lines at the pop up location in SOHO where the party was underway. With my 18 months daughter in tow, we made the best of it dressed in matching attires for memorable pictures. It was… [Continue Reading]

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]

Diner en Blanc Stormed Out!

New York hosted another amazing Diner en Blanc yesterday, and yours truly was on hand as a dedicated Table Leader. It was a position that I really enjoyed and it provided another layer of DEB … [Read More...]

World Pride!

Tens of thousands of denizens and tourists alike gathered in New York City to participate in what was billed the largest Pride March in history! This year ushered in the golden anniversary of the … [Read More...]

St. Paddys…Slainte!

Beannachtaí na Féile Padraig Ort”. This literally translates to: Blessings of Patrick’s Festival Upon You! It's Saint Patrick's day everyone! A time to be merry and drink up some ale with friends … [Read More...]

Barbie Turns 60!

Barbie turns 60 and the celebration went well without a bump. Naturally, I woke up early to beat the crowded lines at the pop up location in SOHO where the party was underway. With my 18 months … [Read More...]

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...]