Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series –  Scotland 2 – Wife. Bride. Life.

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Scotland 2 – Wife. Bride. Life.

In a nutshell, I’m a Canadian expat living in Scotland by way of Japan. This blog is about my experiences living abroad and my life as a woman and a wife. For a time, I anticipated writing about being a mother, but sadly that dream ended on 17th May 2010 when I went into premature …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 7 – Tanya in Transition

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 7 – Tanya in Transition

Transatlantic move and wedded bliss. That’s my story. I left my job of 13 years to find happiness and self-fulfillment in France. My blog is about what follows! For as long as I can remember, I’ve been obsessed with France and most things French. Included in this list is French food. Yes, the quintessential icon …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 6 – your.private.shopper

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 6 – your.private.shopper

Kristina Gisors is a stylist since 3 years in Paris. After her BA, she decided to pursue cinema studies seduced by the unique aesthetic of this seventh art. To pay her study she had the chance to work as a dresser for houses such as JEAN PAUL GAULTIER, CHANEL and PACO RABANNE where she discover …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 12 – Natural Belle

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 12 – Natural Belle

Natural hair and style blogger since 2008; Belle of Naturalbelle is a British natural who documents her hair journey and highlights natural beauty and style in the mainstream. She describes her blog as “an online magazine inspired by natural hair and fashion with a bit of narcissism thrown in.” Belle comes from a creative background …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Republic of Georgia – The Other Georgia

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Republic of Georgia – The Other Georgia

This blog is meant to chronicle an experience–the experience of living in საქართველო (Georgia)–and to share that experience with the world. It is meant to be my creative outlet and my creative challenge. Hopefully I can successfully make it as fulfilling and enjoyable as I want it to be. Read The Other Georgia

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Ireland – Sirmelja – A Jamaican-American Expat in Cork, Ireland

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Ireland – Sirmelja – A Jamaican-American Expat in Cork, Ireland

About Sirmelja’s blog: Early 40-something psychologist and personal coach on a voyage of self-discovery and needing a shot of something new in her life. So, off I go to Ireland! This blog is my way of keeping friends and family up to date, and giving myself a place to talk out loud. If anybody else …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series –Germany 5- Chimène Gonçalves – New Afro Lifestyle

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series –Germany 5- Chimène Gonçalves – New Afro Lifestyle

About the New Afro Lifestyle blog: Our blog is based in Germany and USA with the main goal to support African arts in general and to give artists a voice who, otherwise, wouldn’t be known outside of Africa. Furthermore we report on Humanitarian work, daily life stories, sports and entertainment. Our writers are Bettina,Chimène and …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Germany 4 – A Sister in Germany

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Germany 4 – A Sister in Germany

A Sister in Germany Hello I might be torn between english and german but my goal is obvious: to contibute my widow’s might to a representative view of the african diaspora in Germany.Profiling individuals/groups of african decend in/from Germany who bring positive balance on the scale of poor press image.Unfortunately the mainstream press has mostly …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Sweden 3  – Kyana’s Relfections

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Sweden 3 – Kyana’s Relfections

Kyana’s Reflections I am a thirty-something wife, Mother and student living in Stockholm Sweden. I love reading, writing, gossip,cooking, pretty things, good music and all things spa related, oh yeah…I love to garden and want a country house. Link to Kyana’s Reflections.

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 5 – SocialRendezvous

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – France 5 – SocialRendezvous

SocialRendezvous who i am An experienced Project Executive with a proven track record of success developing projects combining corporate communications and technical skills. A team player and positive person who conducted operations leading to successful trade shows based in France, in the USA and in Asia. Expert in CMS management, as the key contact between …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Italy 3 – My Afro Italian Life

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Italy 3 – My Afro Italian Life

My Afro Italian Life My Afro Italian Life blog is dedicated to the young African-Italians around the world. This blog should be inspirational for everyone. Through this blog you should celebrate L.I.F.E by LOVING your IDENTITY, promoting continental FASHION and ENTERTAINMENT! Ohima is a Young African-Italian woman, brought up in Italy and now living in …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 11 – I Am TheNuBlack

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 11 – I Am TheNuBlack

I Am TheNuBlack October 2008, I decided to set myself a challenge for Black History Month in the UK. 30 days of posts featuring youth of Black origin , the things that inspired them, positive images, videos, news articles, quotes etc. I completed the challenge and decided to continue. My aim is to try and …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 10 – Pretty Stylish London

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 10 – Pretty Stylish London

Pretty Stylish London Pretty Stylish London is a public notebook, sharing her musings on style, beauty and urban retreats. Every month, the blog is updated with news, reviews and a dairy of noteworthy events happening in the UK’s capital. Edited by Yvonne Ottley, nicknamed the London darling. She works in leisure and beauty PR whilst …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 9 – Vex in the City

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 9 – Vex in the City

Vex in the City I own waaaay too much make up. I make a lot of impulsive shoe purchases. I wish Topshop still sold items for the price it did in 1994. Haribo sweets give me a headache, but I still eat them. I’m yet to perfect the art of patience. I’m obsessed with the …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 8 – Twenty Ten Club

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 8 – Twenty Ten Club

Twenty Ten Club The Twenty Ten Club connects, inspires and supports black female business owners from a diverse range of industries: health and beauty professional services food new media fashion lifestyle The Twenty Ten Club meets in central London once a month and provides the opportunity for members to share experiences, network and learn from …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 7 – Yoruba Girl Dancing

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 7 – Yoruba Girl Dancing

Yoruba Girl Dancing Hi. I’m a London-based freelance writer and journalist, writing for magazines, newspapers, and websites. I’m also currently working on a collection of short stories. On Yoruba Girl Dancing I write about things like race, women, pop culture and feminism, but also silly things like telly, boys and video clips of babies tasting …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 6– Charcoal Ink

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – England 6– Charcoal Ink

Charcoal Ink Natural Hair & the business behind it. My Achievements: 2010: Launched first ever competition with Malik Stores Online as our sponsor. 2010: Wrote 2 eBooks, one of which received over 100 page views on Scribd.com in less than two weeks. 2009: Charcoal Ink on GlobalGrind.com, Russell Simmons popular urban website. 2009: Launched vox-popPRcareers, …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Switzerland 2 – Kiki in Switzerland

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Switzerland 2 – Kiki in Switzerland

I’m a 30-something year old Jersey Girl living in Switzerland. I am married to a Swiss (ask him, he says he’s Aussie). A former teacher in the US, I now teach in Zurich. Ich spreche keine Deutsch (I don’t speak German).

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Belgium – American Black Chick in Europe

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – Belgium – American Black Chick in Europe

Well, I’m American. And a black chick. In Europe. I’m 28 and earned my MA in International Relations in London a few months ago. Now I’m temporarily back in the US spending time with my family before heading to Belgium for an internship. After that? I haven’t a clue. I think that’s part of the …

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – the Netherlands– black and (A)broad

Black Women Bloggers in Europe Series – the Netherlands– black and (A)broad

black and (A)broad black and (A)broad: traveling beyond the limitations of identity author Carolyn Vines is an American expatriate living in the Netherlands. Her inspiration is her multicultural family. Her passion is language, and she speaks Spanish and Dutch fluently. Carolyn is an author, editor and award-winning blogger. Her work has been published in local …