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Skin Care Routine

February 15, 2018 3:10pm | Shanta S. Prince

As teenagers, we are very self cautious, and are very particular with how we look. Social media, magazines, and television depict these “perfect people”, and it makes people want to look a certain way. One of the things most teens want is clear skin. I […]

How to Take Care of Oily Skin

February 13, 2018 6:03pm | Praise Oladoyin, Aderonke Adelegan

Oily skin is skin that has larger oil glands and a high sebum content. This is genetic. Oily-skinned women have built-in oil, so the goal is to lessen the oil activity by keeping your skin cells lightly hydrated. Daily (Morning): Cleansing Gel: In the case of […]

The Damage of Drugs

February 13, 2018 2:46pm | Shanta S. Prince

In this day and age, drugs among young people are very common. All kinds of drugs are misused and overused. The use of illegal drugs and misuse of medication or other legal drugs is very harmful to the human body. Smoking drugs cause damage in […]

Nature’s Holy Trinity: The Finale

February 12, 2018 7:18pm | Joy Yates

Of course, I have to save the best for last. Rose Water is God sent! Everything from it’s ethereal smell, to it’s hydrating and revitalizing properties, makes it an amazing final item to Nature’s Holy Trinity. I usually use Heritage Store’s Rosewater. You can get […]


February 12, 2018 6:40pm | Lateefah Fatunbi, Praise Oladoyin

Step 1: Know Your Skin Type The right routine starts with knowing what kind of skin you have. Only then, will you know how to take care of it. Step 2: Cleaning Normal/Combo Skin Apply a gentle cleanser or soap with your fingertips, however, don’t […]

Delicious Hot Spinach Dip Recipe

February 12, 2018 6:16pm | Anaya Porter, Chef Mallardi

If spinach isn’t your favorite vegetable, I have a recipe that will make you LOVE it! This rich, creamy recipe may be the new crowd pleaser at your next party.   Ingredients 1/2 cup grated parmesan 1/2 cup shredded cheddar and/or parmesan (as topping optional) […]


February 9, 2018 11:51pm | Lateefah Fatunbi, Praise Oladoyin

Grief. Don’t underestimate the stages of grief and the importance of letting yourself feel all of them. Grief is a multifaceted response to loss, particularly to the loss of someone or something that has died, to which a bond or affection was formed. Different people […]

Whole Wheat Apple Pancakes

February 5, 2018 7:16pm | Mincie Richardson

Do you love pancakes but think they are a little too fattening? Well here is a recipe for healthy pancakes, called whole wheat apple pancakes. Link to website: www. food network.com/recipes/ellie-krieger/whole-wheat-apple-pancakes-recipre-2012287 Ingredients 1 cup low-fat buttermilk 3/4 cup nonfat milk 2 large eggs 1 tablespoon honey […]

Exercise from Home!

February 5, 2018 6:45pm | Mincie Richardson

Do you want to work out but don’t feel like going to the gym to be judged by others?  Well, here are some exercises that you can do in the comfort of your own home. 1. Superman 2. Push -Ups 3. Downward Facing Dog 4. […]

Chocolate Mousse Filled Strawberries

February 1, 2018 6:13pm | Mincie Richardson

Do you love strawberries but want to try something new with them?  Well here is a way to spice them up. Ingredients 1/2 container silken tofu (1/2 pound) 1/4 cup chickpeas, rinsed and drained 5 pitted dates 1/8 cup cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract […]