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A Love Like No Other


A Mother’s love is like no other Her love is kind Her love is gentle A mother’s love is like no other Her love is one of the greatest treasures you can find Her love is priceless She is inspiring She is strong She is devoted She is uplifting She is encouraging A mother’s love is unconditional A mother chooses…

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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…

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Afro Puff Intricacies


Prianka Bassi at Pricision Art posted a photo on social media of an image she drew showing the delicacies of an afro puff. My attention was instantly peaked. I am all about embracing the intricacies of afro textured hair. Especially those that explore the 4c category or zig zag texture of hair which is not particularly of the curly variety.…

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“The ____ Black Woman”


Common Black Woman Misconceptions   Angry Well, what did you do? I think everyone has the ability to be angry. However, when they refer to this term and apply it to black women they are talking about the angry at the world, hateful, man eating she-demon, brought to life by, well, the black man. Unfortunately, black men are the main…

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On Having a ‘Big Heart’


So you have a big heart. Youve been let down, have had your heart ripped out and stomped on, been stabbed in the back by someone who was supposed to care. After going through the experiences you decide something has to change. You love too hard and too much, you open up to people and that shit has proven dangerous.…

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Holiday Gift Guide 2016


As Holiday Season is coming to an end we thought we would share a Gift Guide #MelaininStyle. We know there are some last minute shoppers out there so why not do your last minute shopping with some of our favorite exclusive Black Small Owned businesses. The KSM Group Business specialty – Brand & Blog Strategy KSM Group provides bankable branding solutions to the creatives, the career driven and the fearless! KSM provide…

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Day 10: Phone Apps


On the 10th day of this challenge I came to realization that I’m thankful for APPS! Yes, apps. I think they come in clutch when something needs to get done while your on the go. I’m constantly on the go and having my thumb print in tune with some of my most used apps is like heaven sent. 

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Day 9: Podcasts


I have been listening to podcasts off and on for a few years now. However, they have become a staple in my daily routine.  I like them because for one I don’t have to talk back, even though sometimes I do because I agree or the conversation is so great! I can pause and come back, I can multitask (for sometime…

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Day 8: Sunsets


As we get to the end of our 10 day Thankfulness Challenge,  my thoughts on what I am most thankful for are the simple pleasures in life. It’s the little things that count and  I had no idea those things  would actually make me feel so blessed and grateful. I am thankful for SUNSET 🌅. They are just the prettiest…

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Day 7: Creative Liberty


I find myself constantly in conversations referring to my generation as ‘creatives’. I am grateful for the creative liberty that we have to be multiple things at once. The courage which we allow ourselves to do so and the multiple platforms that have sprouted particularly from the contribution of people of color.  

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