JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out

The clock on the laptop struck 5 and I felt the pressure from my clenched jaw lessen. The small pain that seems to live in my left temple during work hours, magically went away and I could feel my Arthur curled fist release in a sign of relief. I quickly passed my coworkers, ignoring anyContinue reading “JOMO: The Joy of Missing Out”

The Waiting Game

Photography by: Morgan Daniels Styled by: M. Ansah I vividly remember the day I started waiting for love, or rather on it. A friend’s church had organized a women’s conference. It was three days of getting to understand how to be the woman that God had called you to be. Being an angsty 14 year old, IContinue reading “The Waiting Game”

Faux Reality

Photography by: Tatyanna Chamere I looked up from my phone completely unaware of what I’ve been going on for the past two minutes only to catch the last bit of a conversation from two very chic women. “I mean her life looks interesting but we all know that can’t be true she’s probably just superContinue reading “Faux Reality”

Street Style: Les Jumeaux

On Maame: Top & Skirt: Forever21|Jacket: H&M | Shoes: Stan Smiths| Scarf: Amazon Fashion |Rings : Forever21 On Seynabou: Top: Forever21|Pants: Express |Jacket: H&M | Shoes: Stan Smiths|Rings : From Senegal Photos by: Morgan Daniels It’s very seldom that I ask for help. Being raised in a “Go and look for the answer and thenContinue reading “Street Style: Les Jumeaux”

Street Style: Black Friday

  If I had to describe my daily style in one word, it would be black. For the aesthetic of the blog, I’ve tried to show off more colorful pieces in my wardrobe. As much as I adore those looks, nothing makes me feel more comfortable or confident than wearing all black. I’ve always wantedContinue reading “Street Style: Black Friday”

The Road to Girlfriends

I have always been surrounded by the guys. As mini Maame, I quickly became the trailer to my cousins. They found me annoying but I got to tag along one way or the other. I spent most of my afternoons playing wall ball on my street and trading my older brother’s “vintage toys” for whateverContinue reading “The Road to Girlfriends”