2016

Hacked By HolaKo

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DIY Herbal Smoking Blend Recipe

I’ve been super interested in herbs for the past year or so. I’ve been experimenting with deep conditioning hair masks, bath teas and even making my own psychic protection sprays. It’s just something that I’ve felt called to do. Hopefully some time soon, I can start a proper herbalist training so I can have a Read More…

Virgo Season

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  Every August that rolls around is always an exciting time for me. It’s not only the height of the summer time, not only my birthday month but it’s also Virgo season. And I’ll tell you one thing that’s for sure: I’ve never met a Virgo that didn’t love other Virgos. My friend always says Read More…

Frida Kahlo: Digging Deeper – A Recap

My summer has been filled to the brim with love and creative output. All inspired by the life and work of Frida Kahlo. This project has allowed me to understand myself more deeply than I ever have. And you would think that examining someone else’s life is not about introspection. But it has been. The Read More…

Frida: In Expression

One of the most recognizable aspects of Frida Kahlo that has catapulted the once unknown Mexican painter into one of the most unmistakable cultural zeitgeists has been the way in which Frida adorned herself. The traditional dresses of Tehuantepec, the ornamentation of heavy jewelry that was said to audibly cling & clang when she entered Read More…

Frida: In Influence

Taking a look at Fridamania, the social media and millenial obsession with Frida Kahlo – I am torn in two. On the one hand, I am thrilled that a brown woman who was a champion for her culture, working in the early part of the twentieth century and fearless in her identity has the visibility Read More…

Frida: In Magic

As we dig deeper into the inner workings of Frida Kahlo’s mind and life – I can’t help but wonder about the underpinnings of her work that speak to Frida as a spiritualist. While coming out of the shadow of being “Diego Rivera’s Wife” and into the path of Frida as artist – the surrealist Read More…

Frida: In Love

When I began working on this project, I thought to myself what are the biggest aspects of Frida Kahlo’s life. It was love. There is no story of Kahlo without talking about her tumultuous marriage to famed Mexican muralist Diego Rivera. And there was no denying the love that she had for herself. Yet, in Read More…