Show HER you care with Heart Themed Jewelry and Chocolates from Black Owned Brands

The heart as a symbol of love has been used since the Middle Ages.  With Valentine’s Day approaching, you might be thinking about special tokens of appreciation.  What better way to show HER you care than with heart themed jewelry.  Chocolate is also inextricably linked with romance and Valentine’s Day in part because of taste…Read more »

Find Positive Role Models and Narratives, Cultural Representation and Edutainment, with Afrokids

Positive role models in media have the potential to be transformative.  Role models by definition influence what children and youth do, what they think about, their goals, and values.  Mainstream media has not served the black community well in providing positive role models.  Instead, there are pervasive representations of negative stereotypes; and there is a…Read more »

Steep Savings From Black Owned Brands: Handbags Shoes, Jewelry, & More

In this post, we review steep savings from some of our affiliates. The focus is on handbags, shoes, and jewelry. Our affiliates include black owned brands and Amazon. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This means at no cost to you, Shop With Leslie will receive a small commission should you use…Read more »

Great Sales on Sleeping Bonnets From Black Owned Brands

Sleeping bonnets are practical and make wonderful gifts, irrespective of hair texture.   The general focus of our “great sales” posts are items on sale at 50% off or more.  Each month we start a new “great sales” post focusing on a specific kind of product,  and update as new items are identified.  See the following…Read…Read more »