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Nyasha’s update: London Expat

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Nyasha (our friend we met in India), writes: I can’t believe its been almost 3 years since we met in India, it feels like just yesterday. That night was such a powerful evening, meeting you and Gene. I never imagined that sharing my story of leaving NY to move to Mumbai to volunteer with an NGO and church would encourage so…

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Where the Amla At, Tho? – Using Amla Oil to Promote Hair Growth

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#Repost #KnowYoIngredients #TruthInAdvertising ************************************** Remember that one time when I went to India?  Well, besides hipster trinkets like my fake nose ring, a gorgeous, ornate clutch and ALL the pashmina scarves, I also brought back a few beauty secrets!  Indian women are known for their strong, long, healthy locks.  And heads like this–  #spectacle — didn’t even turn heads over…

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Mumbai #TheOuttakes

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As the sun sets on our Indian adventure, I wanted to take a moment to thank you guys for coming along with me.  Your support, hilarious comments, engagement and prayers were felt and sincerely appreciated.  I also want to take a moment to thank the sponsors, Romwe and HennaSooq.  There aren’t a lot of brands that support these types of…

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Real G’s…

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and the winner is… Saundra Irving! Congrats, chica! Email me your address to nikki@curlynikki.com …move in silence. Peep the view, tho (and a NEW Henna giveaway) >>> ***********HennaSooq Giveaway!********** Contest closed!

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I Wasn’t Ready #FromMumbaitoPakistan

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The winners are!   Jackie W- $100 Romwe giftcard   Tieasha- Year’s supply of Hennasooq’s Red Raj   Congrats!  Email me your mailing address to nikki@curlynikki.com using what you won as the subject line! Thanks! ________________________   when you riding with a crew and you ready to go home, but they heading to another spot… #HelpMeSomebody Since we didn’t anticipate…

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‘Opulence, I has it’. The Trident Hotel in Mumbai

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#Bollywoodin #LikeARockStar I must apologize in advance for the ballerific nature of this post. I’m no stranger to the red carpet treatment and we’ve stayed in fabulous cribs in fabulous destinations but *insert Katt Williams voice* this sh*t right here… this is something else entirely. I called ahead to the Trident, a 5 star hotel in Nariman Point, Mumbai, to…

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#Blessed

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*UPDATE:* Grandma is out of her second surgery and resting comfortably. #ThankYou #IStillHaventSleptTho  Hola Chicas, When I’m planning these international excursions, the first thing I do is search for and reach out to naturals in the area.  Other than a strong desire to turn up with #OurPeople, it’s just damn smart to roll with folks that know how to navigate…

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Spectacle.

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#HeyHeyHey #GreySweatsErryDay  @ndvme on IG said- ‘he’s gonna take the selfie, but he’s not happy about it.  Nobody made him take the pic!’ Traveling while Black, Rule #10– Be prepared to be a spectacle Thankfully though, unlike some of our experiences in Greece, our Indian brethren appear to be serving up genuine curiosity… the same kind we have for them.  …

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