Although her story is not as well known, Annie Turnbo Malone was the businesswoman and chemist that founded the first line of African-American hair care products and America's first black millionairess. Her pioneering efforts were in the creation of her hair care products, as well as her modern distribution system that would be emulated by … Continue reading Black History Month: Day 17 – The Pioneer of African-American hair care.
Today I'm proud to share the 2nd installment of the Travelbox History Corner, and I couldn't think of a better way to do so than to honor two of my favorite people in all of history: Ruby Dee & Ossie Davis together represent everything important in the world to me. The two were married for … Continue reading Black History Month: Day 2 – Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis
Nearly 6 years ago my wife and I started this blog as a way of chronicling all the travels we made. The idea came from an idea our fantastic wedding officiant had of creating a "Travel Box": a box with a list of all the destinations that we wanted to visit that we could pull … Continue reading Why Travel is Important to Us (Now More Than Ever)
Travel Box Destination: DubaiTravel Month/Year: 12/2013-01/2014We just returned yesterday and are slowly integrating back to our real life, coming down from an unforgettable trip. Details and pics to follow.