Ask Browngirl Anything!

Hey there girls and guys! I am really interested in all that you’d like to see from Browngirlspov.com – from makeup or products you’d like me to try or advice regarding career or relationships. I would also like to partner with businesses owned by POC to promote people doing their thing! Please leave whatever down […]

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Colourpop Matte Lippies Play No Games

First, I love the name of this article. I’ve heard lots about Colourpop cosmetics especially after Karrueche Tran debuted her lips colors with the brand. While Colourpop is affordable – I really hate buying makeup online. I know all Brown Girls can relate to the fact that colors never look the same way that we imagine […]

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Oriental Spoon – Thailand

Oriental Spoon is located in Twinpalms hotel.  I know what you’re thinking, it’s in the hotel? Yes but let me tell you right now, this place was delicious. John and I love to eat where we stay and Oriental Spoon did not disappoint. In fact, if you’re traveling to Phuket, I recommend making your way […]

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Kiehls Creme de Corps Review

Let me first say that as an ashy black woman, I know what the hell I am talking about when it comes to body cremes and lotions. I’ve tried all kinds of lotions and cremes because I am obsessed with being moisturized but not greasy or oily. I was using coconut oil before and while it’s […]

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Honeymoon In Thailand

Phuket, Thailand was my first choice for our honeymoon. Trust me I went through ALL of the options. The major deciding factor for Thailand was the reasonably priced tickets, the travel time in comparison to other destinations (like Bali, The Maldives etc.). The only reason I was reluctant to visit Thailand is because John has […]

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My Wedding Party Dress!

My husband is Nigerian and one reason I was super excited to be his wife is because of the rich Nigerian culture. He was open to having an American or Nigerian wedding but with most of his family in Texas I didn’t have many resources here in SF to pull off an authentic Naija event. […]

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How you know you shouldn’t get married after getting engaged.

Every since John and I got engaged we’ve had so many people open up to us about their own awesome marriages, crazy engagements, broken relationships, and nightmare scenarios left and right. I’ve seen about a dozen women plan weddings over the past two years and I have learned a lot – good and bad. Trust […]

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My Budget Wedding Dress!

I don’t even know how to start this blog post because there are so many points I want to make and I am so excited to share this with you all! When I first started planning my wedding my budget goal for my entire wedding was $8,000. I soon realized that that budget was impossible […]

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Honeymoon Part I – Singapore

Singapore was the first and the last stop on our honeymoon since we had 24 hour layover each way. We flew 15 hours from San Francisco to Singapore, stayed overnight and flew to Phuket, Thailand the next day. There are a few things you’ll hear about Singapore and yes the rumors are true. Singapore is […]

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How To Save Thousands On A Wedding Part II

Now that I’m finally married I think there are a few significant ways to save money on a wedding that I couldn’t share before because I wasn’t done planning! I’ve said this before and I’ll say it again. Wedding days are so special and amazing but they are not the end all when it comes […]

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