Self-care has become a buzzword, a word we hear so often that we forget what it actually means. To practice self-care is to ensure that you are truly caring properly for yourself in order to allow yourself to be your best self. It is essentially, a contract with yourself, for yourself, to be your best … Continue reading 5 Radical Ways to Practice Self-Care
I created The Black Rebecca as a way to share my interests and what I thought made me different, but even in my own forum, sometimes I feel afraid of being viewed as "all over the place". I love interior design, writing, photography, graphic design, music, advertising, cooking, comedy, public speaking, traveling and the list … Continue reading My Name is Rebecca + I Like Too Many Things!
My mentor + friend, Seven of Seven and Company Studios, recently expanded his salon by moving into a bigger, fabulous space in Bethesda, MD. A month or so ago I stopped by to check out his new space + see the construction progress. While walking around I saw the contractor working HARD + asked where … Continue reading App Review: Thumbtack
Because I get so many questions ranging from where to go in DC to cheap first date suggestions, I've decided to start an "Ask TBR" series. I love helping out my friends and now I'm interested in seeing what questions my readers have for me! Today's question is, "Where can I find cheap house plants?" … Continue reading Ask TBR: Where Can I Find Cheap House Plants?