Lifestyle

Fashion Forward: Meye Chic Bow Ties

Not many women believe bow ties are a gender neutral fashion choice, but one trendy lady is doing her part to inspire women to step outside their fashion comfort zone with the debut of her line of bow ties.

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Ford Helping to Lead The Way in Sustainability

Ford Motor Company is presenting their new initiative where vehicles will be made to include various car components that are made of sustainable products. Through a cooking class, Ford shared how these sustainable products will help the environment and create a better way to produce vehicles. Continue reading

New Year, New Beginnings, New Perspective

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! Wow! It is now 2016 and I’m ashamed of myself for going through 2015 without doing any posting on this blog. Please forgive my neglect, but I really had a busy and eventful 2015 full of learning and growing which lead to my attention being pulled away from this. I never forgot about YBC, but could hardly find time to keep up with my vision for this. Enough with my excuses though, it’s a new year and I have vowed to do better for myself and for others. Continue reading

Thanksgiving Day Events and Ideas For The Family

The holiday season has crept up on us and now it’s time to celebrate and enjoy family. You may be looking for fun activities to make memories with relatives while they’re in town. Bypass the hustle, bustle and danger of shopping on Black Friday, and spend time with loved ones by engaging in activities that won’t hurt your wallet.  Continue reading

Big K.R.I.T. ‘Pay Attention’ Tour

Young Krizzle’s ‘Pay Attention’ tour made its Houston stop late Sunday evening at Warehouse Live located on the outskirts of downtown. Many  supporters of Big K.R.I.T. packed and smoked out the venue, making the whole night one to remember. The homie KRIT surely did not disappoint and provided a wonderful, star-studded show. Continue reading

A Night at HMAAC Featuring the Kinsey Collection

The Houston Museum of African-American Culture were recently hosts to the Kinsey Collection, an exhibit that celebrates the achievements of African-American’s throughout the race’s entire history, and is product of the research from Bernard and Shirley Kinsey. The amazing exhibit features many documents, pictures, and artifacts that tell the complete story of Blacks and the African-Americans across the world. This exhibit teaches so much about our heritage and I left the exhibit enlightened and more knowledgeable about the contributions my people have made in this world. Continue reading

Painting With A Twist

Looking for something to do for a fun date night? Or maybe even an unconventional girls night in? Well Painting With A Twist should be at the top of your list! Painting and sipping wine sounds like a bad combination, but you’re bound to make fun memories with this great activity. Continue reading

Green Smoothie Diet

Before moving back to Houston, I was living on my own and had become accustomed to eating and living a totally different way than my family, something that most college students go through. I exercised at least 4 days a week and ate a whole lot better, staying away from fast food and unhealthy choices most of time. Moving back home and basically having unlimited access to free food had really set me back on my healthy eating and living. Realizing that I had slipped up on my healthy lifestyle, I challenged myself to a 5 day green smoothie diet as a quick detox and jumpstart back into my healthy habits. Continue reading