Create Mother’s Day Gift Baskets with Black Owned Brands

In this post we review creating Mother’s Day gift baskets filled with products from black owned brands. These include the following. Finding a Basket Bath and Body Gift Bundles Personalized and Monogrammed Jewelry Chocolates and More Treats Some of the following are affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. This means…Read more »

Black History T-Shirts from Black Owned Brands

The origins of Black History Month began in the early 1900s with an Illinois gathering to celebrate the progress of the formerly enslaved.  Dr. Carter G. Woodson, inspired by what he saw, subsequently worked in collaboration with others to establish the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH) to focus on black…Read more »

Halloween Apparel and Accessories, Nail Art, and Home Decor from Black Owned Brands

In this post we review Halloween themed apparel, accessories, and home decor from black owned brands. You will find tees and sweatshirts, earrings, totes, head wear, face-masks, Halloween nails (e.g., press on and decals), along with wreaths, centerpieces, and door mats to help make your Halloween celebration special. Go directly to any of the categories…Read more »

Juneteenth Reflections: Stereotypes and Safeguarding Our Rights

Juneteenth 2021 will mark 155 years of celebration for American Descendants of Slaves (ADOS). Juneteenth should also be a time of reflection regarding how our freedoms were lost and reclaimed. In the 1600s and beyond, Europeans, in their quest to enslave others, used Africans’ manner of dress, customs, and religious practices as a pretext. It…Read more »

Attention Shoppers and Black Business Owners: Join the Holiday Soirée

The National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses (NABBS) foundation is hosting a virtual Holiday Soirée & Gift Guide on Saturday, November 21, 2020.  Shop With Leslie is a proud sponsor of this event.  You can participate as a shopper and/or black business owner.  The NAABS Foundation is a nonprofit 501c3 organization established in 1982.   In…Read more »

Celebrate Juneteenth With Gardening and Black Owned Brands

In this post, we review gardening and Juneteenth products from black owned brands. These include the following.  Gardening supplies (e.g., plants, planters, gardening tools) Gardening and Juneteenth apparel and accessories Celebrating Juneteenth through gardening is a great way for American Descendants of Slaves (ADOS) to remember and honor their African roots and ancestors.  Gardening (i.e.,…Read more »