Founded by New York-based writer Anthonia Akitunde, mater mea is an online magazine that celebrates the lives of women of color as they balance work and motherhood. Using stunning photography and in-depth profiles, readers are immersed into the lives of awe-inspiring women in the most intimate of settings: at home.
After two big moves — one from Brooklyn, New York back to her native Minneapolis, Minnesota, and then from one house to another — musician Sarah White’s home life finally seems to be settling down. Her work life, though, is another story.
“Every day is really different,” White says of her three-fold hustle (she’s a singer, DJ, and a freelance photographer). “Some days I don’t work at all, and other days I work multiple jobs. It’s a really crazy schedule. You just kind of [have to] flow with it.”
Get your game face on — we're officially in the depths of holiday shopping. And, while we all may (secretly) love the joy of the season in the city, we'll readily admit that the crowds (and the lines, and everything else) can put a serious damper on our shopping spirits. To make your lives a little bit easier (and to read
You’ve had it penned, circled, and underlined in your diary for weeks. Finally, Cyber Monday is almost here. See our top tips for making the most of slashed prices, bargain deals, and cut-price party dresses. read