Author Archives : Queens

Wisdom to Motivate – Gabrielle Wade


Name: Gabrielle Wade | Age: 24 Declared Profession:  Writer and Life Coach Where can we find you? Website: http://www.wisdomtomotivate.com Instagram: wisdomtomotivate  Twitter: wisdom2motivate What do you stand for? I stand for love, freedom and integrity. I believe everyone should live a life that they love. If you love something then you are passionate about it. Freedom is important on all levels. I believe everyone…

Read More »

Fearlessly Sweet – Asia Bullock


Name: Asia Bullock | Age: 24 Declared Profession: Asia B’s Sweet Treats Owner Where can we find you? Instagram: @Asiabssweettreats Facebook: Asia B’s Sweet Treats What do you stand for? Hi my name is Asia Bullock I am the owner and Pastry chef of Asia B’s Sweet Treats I specialize in desserts and dessert bars. I have a passion and creativity for what I…

Read More »

Creative Storyteller – Crystal Santoría


Name: Crystal Santoria | Age: 28 Declared Profession: Author/Award-winning Poet Website: https://santoria.life/wp/ Instagram: @PhirstPoet Twitter: @PhirstPoet Facebook: CrystalSantoria What do you stand for? I am a creative storyteller who loves telling the stories of those who cannot speak for themselves. I capture a part of society that is not often highlighted. I stand on the right side of justice and I let you see…

Read More »

Elevate Confidence – Whitney Barkley


Name: Whitney Barkley | Age: 26 Declared Profession: Chief Editor of the Skinny Black Girl’s Code Where can we find you? Website: www.skinnyblackgirlscode.com Instagram: @SBGCODE, @whitneylbarkley Twitter: @SBGCODE, @whitneylbarkley Facebook: Skinny Black Girl’s Code, Whitney L. Barkley, M.S. What do you stand for? I stand for personal freedom through forgiveness and self-awareness. I live to help women look beyond self-limiting barriers to help…

Read More »

Triple Threat – Jerra Sanks


Name: Jerra Sanks | Age: 23 Declared Profession: Assistant Manager for BP/TOPSHOP/SAVVY Where can we find you? Instagram: @Stylesbyj20 What do you stand for? I stand for self motivation . Working to your best abilities and striving to be the best at all that I do. What keeps me going so hard is the fact that the people around don\’t believe…

Read More »
The Pressure The Lilz Experience

“The Pressure” – The Lilz Experience


We all feel pressure at some point in our lives.  We met up with the amazing Lilz of The Lilz Experience to talk about the many pressures we as millennials feel about career, marriage, kids and body image. With her candid views and our un-glossy opinions, best believe we went there! It was a blast! Check out the video where we…

Read More »

Afro Preppy | Nice to Meet You Interview


We had the pleasure of being featured on AfroPreppy.com. The vibes, oh the vibes! The interviews are definitely fun and uplifting, learn more about other “uplifters” as well.  A recent graduate with her BS in Biology and BA in Psychology, Chi is a curious, peaceful and determined Jersey-based woman who’s all about empowering and uplifting other women of color through her blog…

Read More »

#CurlFest 2017


CurlFest was a  pure breath of fresh air. There were so much diversity and creativity. This was our first time being in attendance and we are already looking forward to next year. This was our first time attending CurlFest, and we must say it was definitely a huge deal. If you have never heard of CurlFest, it is a natural…

Read More »

A Hiatus is Good


It has been a lil minute since we have updated our content here at QueenDem (okay a whole season lol), but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Tiff and I have been experiencing some major life changes and well, change can be good thing! Can we be honest with y’all for a moment? As we all know time management is…

Read More »