Alexis Christian

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47 Things That Define True Love

Along with the new wrinkle on my forehead and the increasing severity of hangovers, getting older has also brought me something a lot more welcome — it's brought me a little bit of wisdom. With each passing year, we understand more about ourselves and our relationships. My significant other and I …

Global Blackness and Diasporan Dopeness

I didn't growing up knowing I was Black or having to deal with the idea of Blackness because I was born and raised in Nigeria. In a country where "Black" is the default, it doesn't need to be defined or spoken about or made a topic of discussion. I knew I was Yoruba and Nigerian for the first 9 …

Relationship Advice: How to Use Mindfulness to Strengthen Your Relationship

The art of being mindful has become a big topic of discussion lately, but what, exactly, is it?<p>At its core, being mindful simply means being present in the moment and focusing on all of the sensory details of your environment, how you're feeling, and what people around you are saying to …

20 Mid-Century Modern DIYs for Instant Style

You may *love* the vibrant colors and whimsical prints that define mid-century modern decor, but your wallet may not. Fortunately, you don’t have to spend big bucks to turn your home into a scene straight outta <i>Mad Men.</i> Rather than dishing out hundreds, consider these mid-century modern DIY hacks …

Decorations

The 6 Foods You Need To Clear Brain Fog & Boost Energy

What is your go-to pick-me-up when you are feeling tired and unfocused?<p>Coffee, tea, an energy drink?<p>As it turns out, your brain may be asking not for …

Wellness

The 12 Words All Successful People Understand

What do these words mean to you?<p>If you want to be successful, there are some words you’ll need to know.<p>Words are powerful. They can tell a story. Think of the following words: boom, penny, jump, doctor, slip, October, Shakespeare, and corn. All of these words paint a picture in your mind. Words …

7 Exquisite Ways You Can Enhance Your Brain Power

Read more on my blog!<p>No matter who you are or what you do, there are so many different ways that you can enhance your brain power on a daily basis.<p>An</b> …

Motivation

30 Signs You're Benefiting From Meditation, Even If It Feels Like You're Not

Meditation is a practice that can feel wildly counterintuitive. One morning you're floating in a blissful paradise, and the next your mind is busier …

Meditation

Meet The Mastermind Behind Kendall and Gigi's Style

You can't scan a fashion website, Instagram or even Snapchat without seeing Monica Rose's work. The LA-based stylist is currently outfitting the most-photographed women in the world—one name girls like Kendall, Gigi, Kim, Khloe, Kylie and Chanel. Not since Rachel Zoe in the mid-aughts has a …

CNN

The Post Couture Collective: Downloadable Clothes for a Sustainable Future

Meet <i>The Post Couture Collective</i>, the worlds first 100% open source fashion label, offering a revolutionary alternative to today’s fast fashion …

8 New Wellness Reads That Deserve A Spot On Your Shelf

Are you a wellness junkie craving some conscious reads that'll nourish your mind, body, and soul? Here are eight of my favorite new holistic books …

Samuel Beckett

Jaden Smith Styles In British GQ Wearing Louis Vuitton Jacket And Rick Owens Sneakers

<b>Jaden Smith</b> has been out here killing the fashion game lately, and just landed another cover: British GQ! The 17-year-old actor and rapper rocked a …