Monthly Archives: January 2014

Color your hair naturally with hibiscus & henna

By Francine Holmes The henna plant is native to northern Africa and some parts of Asia, it┬áhas been used for as long as 6,000 years for cosmetic purposes.┬áHenna has been used to dye skin, hair and fabrics. Traditionally, it is … Continue reading

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‘Poulet Kedjenou’ or Chicken Kedjenou

By Francine Holmes Poulet kedjenou [POO-lay KAY-jay-noo] is one of those favored Ivorian dishes. It is a chicken dish that is quite simple to make and it was a staple dish during my childhood. My mom’s recipe calls for much … Continue reading

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Bumming It Rainy Day Style

Bumming It Rainy Day Style by fancynaturals

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Winter Glam

Winter Glam by FancyNaturals

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A Look Back at 2013 in Africa

Major decline in Malaria mortality rates in Africa since 2000 Nigeria Super Eagles won 3rd Africa Cup of Nations title over Burkina Faso Gunfire echoed at the Westgate mall in Kenya Zimbabwe Robert Mugabe won ‘free and fair’ election in … Continue reading

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