#WomensLives: 50 Years of Nigerian Hairstyles

Ojeikere's stunning hair photos are captured in a book.

Hello Meltingpot Readers, Not so long ago I shared with you that I would be highlighting some great stories about women around the world in partnership with PRI’s #WomensLives initiative. Well, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to share this Continue reading #WomensLives: 50 Years of Nigerian Hairstyles

Hair’s the Thing: Dove’s #LoveYourCurls Campaign

Hi Meltingpot readers, Have you seen Dove’s new #LoveYourCurls video? There aren’t any references to Dove products in the video, so it actually feels more like a public service announcement than a commercial. The main message is that little girls Continue reading Hair’s the Thing: Dove’s #LoveYourCurls Campaign

Ms. Meltingpot Meets “The Bald Mermaid:” Sheila Bridges

That's me in the middle with panelists, Bridges(l) and Lise Funderburg(r)

Hi Meltingpot Readers, Last Thursday I had the wonderful opportunity to do a reading here in Philadelphia with the amazing Sheila Bridges. She is a well-known interior designer, TV personality and author. We were on a panel together where she Continue reading Ms. Meltingpot Meets “The Bald Mermaid:” Sheila Bridges