High Quality Low Cost Goods from Black Owned Brands

Photo Credit: Adrienne Andersen from Pexels In this post, we review high quality low cost products focusing on three price ranges: $10.00 and less, $10.01 to $15.00, and $15.01 to $25.00.  These include apparel, items for children and youth, home goods, jewelry, and more. See the company and product links below for more details. The…Read more »


Natural and Healthful Deodorants From Black Owned Brands

Photo by PhotoMIX Ltd. from Pexels There have been concerns about the chemicals in deodorants and antiperspirants for over a decade.  Though alerts about the use of aluminum complexes (e.g., aluminum chlorohydrate and aluminum-zirconium), and the relationships to cancer and dementia have not panned out amid weak scientific evidence, the Federal Drug Administration has banned…Read more »

Juneteenth: A Time to Celebrate, Reflect, and Advance

Photo Credit: Wikipedia – Juneteenth Emancipation Day, June 19, 1900, Texas Juneteenth is a celebration of the end of slavery.  The specific date, June 19 commemorates when word that slavery was abolished reached Texas, years after the Emancipation Proclamation.  Since that time, Juneteenth has become an official state holiday in Texas and is celebrated across…Read more »