holiday help

Although the holiday season has just passed, we are all still struggling to recuperate and get back on track. This time of year, family and close friends frequently gather to celebrate; with our hearts full of kindness, thankfulness, love and joy, we indulge in familiar traditions and make lasting memories. But as we navigate through the ending of one year, the holidays, the beginning of another year, it is important to keep our mental and physical health in mind. Continue reading below to see our tips!

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how theMBB's do Halloween

With the fall season here, Halloween becomes ever present. Buying costumes, stocking up on candy + covering your house with spooky decorations creates fun family traditions. In this post, we give you all a peek inside what Halloween looks like in each of our households.

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discussions with dianna: i am not my hair

Dianna, daughter of Shawnna - 1 of 3 of the resident MBBs, is quite the courageous young lady. At the age of 17, she is already very confident + grounded. Dianna loves to express herself through fashion, makeup & beauty, but not long ago she finally was allowed to make a huge change to her appearance! Keep reading to find out her thoughts + feelings of her recent transformation πŸ’‡β€β™€οΈ

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2 aunts + cancer = 1 aunt

Breast Cancer Awareness month is a great way to raise awareness about a disease that is killing 113 people a day. All October, you can find statistics, survivor stories, and pink ribbons everywhere you turn.  Initially, I wanted to use this post to focus on the facts, but it quickly grew into something more. Although I will still post a few links below for you to see the details for yourself, I'm going to do something I rarely do - share my personal experience with breast cancer.

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the mbb's guide to updating your fall fashion

We here at The Modern Black Belle love fashion, but we often feel intimidated by all of the Fall Fashion advice that is floating around the web. Beautiful model-like bloggers travelling to New York and Paris fashion weeks just to turn around and tell us about the latest couture and runway trends that most of us cannot wear in a practical way.
Well if you’re on the hunt for some fall fashion advice that can combine the latest trends into your every day life, continue reading below πŸ‚

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