TV

PERIOD DRAMA ALERT: Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C. J. Walker

  Academy Award® winner Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the trailblazing African American haircare entrepreneur who was America’s first female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground written by Walker’s great-great-granddaughter A’Lelia Bundles, the Netflix original series, SELF MADE: INSPIRED BY THE LIFE OF MADAM C.J. WALKER  brings the uplifting …

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Beauty

Edwardian Beauty Recipes

A few years ago, Fleur de Guerre blogged about her vintage beauty regime, and since I–like most women, I’m sure–have gone through many, many brands in search of a product that would combat all of my real (and imagined *g*) flaws, I decided to follow her basic, vintage-inspired advice (and it is relevant for all …

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