I launched a YouTube channel! Mwahaha get ready for my world domination — its a new paradigm my loves.
Yorubaland encompasses southwestern Nigeria, Benin, and Togo. Taínos are the native peoples of modern day Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Cuba, and Hispaniola. I see myself as a bridge between two worlds: a daughter of Taíno and Yoruba, my very existence a beautiful unification of two peoples forced to endure lives they had not chosen.
This post is juicy, I go all in about matcha: its history, benefits, and my personal love for it. Give it a read and tell me what you think 🙂
CBD Part 4: Commercialization
The last article of a 4 part series exploring the history of cannabis and ways we can make the industry more inclusive for black and brown people.
Part 3 of a 4 part series exploring the history of marijuana, the prison industrial complex, and the new industry surrounding it all.
Happy Virgin Islands Emancipation Day!
Read pt. 1 here. … Part 2: Criminalization (2 of 4 parts) Soon came waves of anti-marijuana media and legislation. In 1937 the Marijuana Tax Act was passed to curb the usage of the plant. Movies such as Reefer Madness made white middle classes fear for their children’s health, painting a picture of marijuana asContinue reading “CBD Part 2: Criminalization”
To me, Miami is a seemingly perfect city with its oceanfront properties, vibrant cultural scene, and year-round tropical weather. Its proud Latinx and Caribbean immigrants make for an atmosphere that reminds me of being back home in St. Thomas.
Throw a week dedicated only to art fairs into the mix and the South Florida hub becomes my type of heaven.
Mad love for Steven Universe, one of the most woke and relevant cartoons in modern pop culture.
This is one of my favorite go-to recipes for mock meatballs, burgers, and loaves! Easy, filling, and delicious 🙂