Abbigale Loncke: From Humble Beginnings to Major Moves

When given the chance to shine, SHINE! This is the lesson learnt from Abbigale Loncke’s recent adventures in the Americas. Hardworking, fun-loving and determined Abbigale Loncke was among four young Guyanese entrepreneurs selected to participate in the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). The passion and determination exuded by Abbigale throughout the six-week exchange programme and during her hub’s pitch competition landed her a … Continue reading Abbigale Loncke: From Humble Beginnings to Major Moves

NATURALISTA: TARA LEUVINA SMITH

Name: Tara Leuvina Smith Occupation: Editor When did you start your natural hair journey: There is a misconception that a person goes natural, we are born natural and we go ‘un-natural’ or in this context we begin to relax our hair. But to put a date to when I stopped relaxing my hair … I believe it was November, 2015 Why did you: I began … Continue reading NATURALISTA: TARA LEUVINA SMITH

Good Hair Don’t Care

pinterestEver since I was a child I admired persons with long flowing hair – the kind that went pass the shoulders and moved its way down the back. The kind that looked like silk; oh, how I wished that my own hair was that silky. My mother, being of East Indian descent, may have contributed to the bias I had when it comes to hair texture – I just couldn’t get over how smooth her hair was, while mine was ever so kinky. Continue reading “Good Hair Don’t Care”