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Random Musings::

The Art of Asking

I’ve been crafting things with the Happy Black Girl in mind long before I ever knew that’s what I was doing. Sometimes I would enlist the help of friends, other…

HBG Tee Shirt Sale!

Did you know we’ve got HBG Merchandise? You can get buttons, tee-shirts and stickers via The HBG Sweet Shop. PLUS Now thru August 15th you’ll get 15% off your total…

Lupita Nyong’o Braids Hair Y’all

Lovely Lupita discusses how she learned to braid hair and why it failed as her side hustle in college. Enjoy~ *** Devoya Mayo is Co-Creator of The Happy Black Girl Get To…

Goodbye Jet

Earlier this month, Johnson Publishing Company’s Jet Magazine joined the ever growing roll call of periodicals that have made the all digital shift. In other words, the final print edition…

Happy Born Day, Sista/ Soul mate!

Last Thursday was national sibling day, I only know this because as I scrolled down my Facebook timeline, I saw photo after photo of young versions of my now adult…

Tell me how you really feel though…

I woke up in a blah mood this morning. I tried (unsuccessfully) not to own it, but it’s here. For some reason it made me think of a conversation I…

Common Vision: Fruit Tree Tour (the Revisit)

Common Vision: Fruit Tour (San Diego, CA) |Planting trees w/ Biseat | Source: Starr* Lopez If you’ve been keeping up w/ HBG site posts, you’ll most certainly remember Queen Bee,…