A day in the life of an AfroLatina, Self-Care

The biggest lie we tell ourselves

Between daily tasks and indispensable routines to make sure the household does not crumble into chaotic cries of all who share the same roof over their heads including yourself, as women, we often put off so many things we want to accomplish four ourselves. This leaves many women feeling like they are not living their… Continue reading The biggest lie we tell ourselves

A day in the life of an AfroLatina, Motherhood

After the storm

By: Angie Galván-Rodríguez “Mama, can we go back to Puerto Rico for our next family vacation?”, my twelve-year-old daughter asked me days before the school year began. I thought to myself, someone was already counting the days to our next vacation before school even started.  “Yes, I think we can work that out” and I… Continue reading After the storm

A day in the life of an AfroLatina, Hair & Beauty

Hair Product review: Mixed Chicks 2017

Check out Leila and I share our favorite hair products from  Mixed Chicks  2017 hair products. https://youtu.be/pswHtrWcPJU  CLICK ON IMAGE BELOW AND SHOP FOR YOUR MIXED CHICKS TRIAL KIT TODAY!  

A day in the life of an AfroLatina, Hair & Beauty

Mixed chicks: New product launch! 

Sooo excited to get a complimentary box full of new goodies from @mixedchickshair hair line! So happy to be one of the gals of @yourhairstoryseries to get to try out this new line of products. Plus I love that they have the descriptions in 3 languages  (including ESPAÑOL🤗)  I can't wait to try them out!… Continue reading Mixed chicks: New product launch! 

I am my family/ Yo soy mi familia, Writing corner

Lánzate conference 2016

At the 2016 Lánzate Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico posing with fellow panelist Raquel from BoriquaChicks, Omilani founder of Latinegras  and panel audience. I also had the honor to meet fellow Dominican and founder of the the Black Joy Project Kleaver Cruz.  

I am my family/ Yo soy mi familia, Motherhood

What do we tell our Afro-Latino children now?

  What do we tell our Afro-Latino children now? As we enter a new era in USA after the 2016 presidential election, many Afro-Latino parents may feel a sense uncertainty about what is to come and how it may affect their children. The reality is, we do not have control of what our children may or… Continue reading What do we tell our Afro-Latino children now?