Woman of Grit – The Riveting Story of A Woman Who Made It Against All Odds

The holiday season is upon us again. With lots of joy, cheer and goodwill in the air, I couldn’t help but ponder on the kind of gift that would keep on giving … for eternity maybe! It was not long before a name crept into my mind.  Needless to say, this name happens to belong to a dynamic and entrepreneurial woman whose experiences, I hope, … Continue reading Woman of Grit – The Riveting Story of A Woman Who Made It Against All Odds

What is The African Narrative ?

The African proverb, “Until the Lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter” aptly sheds insights on the topic of today’s post. Often, when I take some time off my schedule to meet-up with friends, a key topic of interest that springs up is Africa’s narrative. This topic also comes up during networking events. For the most part, I listen and digest … Continue reading What is The African Narrative ?

Afrocentric Jewelry Collection – Nopoku

If you want something you can be certain no one else has, we have incredible and phenomenal African inspired jewelry to match your style preference. The color palettes featured in our jewelry are also inspired by the personalities and experiences of our designers. This bright and bold handcrafted statement necklace draws its inspiration from fire. Available for purchase at Nopoku 2. A cocktail of colors fused with loops make … Continue reading Afrocentric Jewelry Collection – Nopoku

Peanut Butter Soup Recipe – Ghana

Total Time – 1 hour Ingredients Protein of choice 1/2 – 1 Pepper ( habanero or scotch bonnet) 1 and red onion – diced 2 cups broth (chicken, goat,lamb or dried fish)  divided 4 medium cloves garlic – peeled Fresh ginger (about 1.5 inch knob), divided 1 cup creamy peanut butter 10 – 12 fresh seeded plum tomatoes Salt to taste Choice of spices Pairs … Continue reading Peanut Butter Soup Recipe – Ghana

An Open Letter to an African Female Child

Dear African Female Child, I hope you enjoy your childhood. I hope you are raised in an environment that honors “Who” you are and above all, I hope that you grow up to be a blazing, shining, light in the world.These are my hopes and wishes for you. However, I do realize that just because I have these hopes for you doesn’t mean that your … Continue reading An Open Letter to an African Female Child

Best Colorful Krobo Bead Bracelets

The recent cold spell and gloomy, winter like weather just might be the culprits for my interest in seeking out stylish and colorful, Krobo bead bracelets. They are exciting pieces and perfect go to accessories for kicking it up a notch! Check out some of the varieties available at Nopoku.   These KisuaG krobo bracelets can be purchased here: Krobo Beads Bracelets   Written By : … Continue reading Best Colorful Krobo Bead Bracelets