Wrap N Sip Recap

On Sunday February 11th Blogging Blk Girl was invited to attend the fourth Philly exclusive, highly anticipated Wrap N Sip event.  With the guest list capping at 40, it was a full house of attendees all coming to learn different techniques to wrap their crown. Issa vibe 🥂 #WrapnSip pic.twitter.com/R0TVfkOEmK — Zaddee 😛 (@bigdaddeebilly) June…

BLEND: Mix & Mingle Recap

On December 10th Blogging Blk Girl attended Blend: Mix & Meet Networking hosted at a Fishtown hidden gem and event space, the MAAS Building. The event was planned, curated and moderated by the hostess with the mostest, Jasmine Anderson better known by her brand @SincerelyJsmn. This self-proclaimed “dot-connector” who enjoys bringing people together to help business make sense…

Staying Accountable for 2018 Resolutions

Edited by: Bookmark Chronicles // Follow on TW @bkmrkchronicles What have the past 365 days brought, taught, taken away, and categorically shattered for you? With a new year it’s time to reflect on what we’ve learned from our past and what we hope to change moving forward. New Year’s resolutions are a great way to make…

23 Timeless New Year Resolutions

The New Year brings a rousing energy, encouraging you to make better choices and to live your best life. It’s a perfect time to focus on that “better self” that you have always aimed for. After reflection, conversation, and consideration I’ve gathered 23 simple and timeless New Year resolutions that are lifestyle, personality, and real-life…

#BlkChat Introduction

#BlkChat is our Thursday conversation space where you get a chance to share your views, ideas, opinions, and facts on what the real deal is. Conversation topics which are themes for the article of the week can range from movie release reactions, reflections, romance, and more. Find the most recent #BlkChat posts here.    …

Breaking: SZA Philly CTRL Tour Postponed

Top Dawg Entertainment/RCA Records rising star, and epidemie of black girl magic, SZA, dropped her debut full-length album, Ctrl, almost 6 months ago. After debuting at #2 on the Billboard 200 SZA announced the headlining of her first tour. Since then, fans have been clamoring for a chance to get their edges snatched and see…

Post Grad Blues and Finding You

Have you ever been in a rut? Let’s face it, there’s no compass to life, and so like all things in life, post-graduation can be hard to navigate. However, I find that it is when we are most turned around, we nearly always give ourselves the opportunity we need to reflect. After graduating university in…

Hey Black Child, Welcome Home

I am African American. I was born into an afro-centric family that celebrates Kwanzaa and recognizes Black History Month as a time to be grateful of the courageous African Americans who fought so that one day I could find myself saying things like, “My president is Black.” Recently, I was privileged enough to return to…

My Gut said “Leave Prince Charming” – So I Did

  The concept of Prince Charming is a old tale that follows the basic pattern love story of falling head over heels for your knight in shining armor. The young maiden in distress is usually saved by the heroic efforts of the Prince and they live happily ever after. This sounds like a pretty cushy…