I am Black, Beautiful and Happy

@Basiapowell I am at a point in my life where all I want to do is move forward in my own skin. My authenticity is my beauty, and my confidence is my superpower. My edges or extensions don't define me. My faith, my kindness, my vulnerability, my work, and my truth define me. I am... Continue Reading →

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I Am In It, To Win It

By Basia Alicia Powell Less than one year ago, I embarked on a journey with my husband and business partner, @ricardolpowell. We decide once again to join forces in business. Except this time we would combine his career as an international cricketer and coach, and my career as a successful media and marketing entrepreneur. The... Continue Reading →

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Ask Basia Video Podcast – S2 Episode 4 “How To Ramp Up The Romance In Your Relationship.”

Basia Alicia Powell Whether you are happily married or in a relationship, I am sure you would agree that maintaining romance in your relationship is hard work, particularly when you have been in a longterm relationship. It requires the commitment of two partners who usually have full time jobs, children, aging parents and a host... Continue Reading →

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Ask Basia Video Podcast – S2 EP 4 “Infertility In Women”

By Basia Alicia Powell Infertility in women is somewhat of a taboo topic, particularly in communities of color. This week, my co-host Alana Avis @beautybfly and I @basiapowell wanted to have a positive and inspiring discussion on the topic, "Infertility In Women." We were joined by Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist, Dr. Stephanie Thompson,who is based... Continue Reading →

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Ask Basia Video Podcast

My Ask Basia Video Podcast is officially launched โ€ผ๏ธ Check out of Episode 1 of my Ask Basia Video Podcast I am joined by some boss ladies. Dr Ayanna Eastman Dr Ayanna Eastman , Professor Communication, educator scholar, entrepreneur, proud single mother, sister, aunt, and most importantly, woman of God. (Check her out on Continue Reading →

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By Basia Alicia Powell Sometimes we can be our worst enemies. I have to be honest with you. Within the past year, I lost my form. I became jaded and I started to believe that every single goal and dream I have challenged myself with, was beginning to slip away from me. I literally felt... Continue Reading →

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Duckyโ€™s Seafood In Mayaro, Trinidad

By Basia Alicia Powell Lobsters Unknown to many people, I spent a great part of my childhood in Mayaro, Trinidad during my Easter and summer vacations. Needless to say, I became very curious about "all the hype" surrounding this popular food spot in Ortoire Mayaro, that specializes in selling roast fish and lobster. I was... Continue Reading →

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Paparazzi Carnival 2020

By Basia Alicia Powell After the partying was over on Carnival Sunday night, the madness began. Otherwise known as, "The greatest show on earth", or as Peter Minshall describes it, "The Mas". It is also known as Carnival Monday and Tuesday. On Monday we jammed with Etienne Charles and Friends Band. If you are not... Continue Reading →

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Thirty Days To Lasting Happiness

By Basia Powell ๐™๐™๐™ž๐™ง๐™ฉ๐™ฎ ๐˜ฟ๐™–๐™ฎ๐™จ ๐™๐™ค ๐™‡๐™–๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ƒ๐™–๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™š๐™จ๐™จ๐Ÿ’— GET YOUR COPY NOW โ€ผ My book is now available with a brand new front and back cover. The audible version will be released in two weeks. You can read this book over 30 Days, like a daily happiness guide. It is one of my prize possessions,... Continue Reading →

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Caribbean Christmas Cake Recipe

First dice fruits and then soak all fruits in brandy, port and rum of equal amounts. Please ensure that the fruits are covered with the alcohol.This can be done 1 month to 6 months prior to baking the cake.

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You Feed Your Thoughts

We cannot blame the world for how we see it. We inform our thoughts by what we feed our minds. We have no control over some events, that may trigger sadness or joy. However, we have control our negative thoughts. You can choose the way you see your life, and the type of day you... Continue Reading →

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On The Way Up

On The Way Up Have you ever been so broken that the only direction you can go is up? I have been there and now, I am on the way up. I have been so hurt and scared that I was too afraid to ask for help. Life can be so messy but when you... Continue Reading →

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Healthy Food Ideas This Holiday

I love the holidays but I donโ€™t like the weight gain that sometimes come with the season. In order to keep the extra pounds off this Thanksgiving, I am putting a lot of thought and planning in my menu. While I may not get it perfect, I will certainly try by substituting healthier ingredients like... Continue Reading →

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Lessons I Learned By 50

I give thanks for turning "50 Fine".Fifty is an age that is "tricky" for most women.ย  Very few women I know will bring attention publicly to their 50th birthday.ย  Well, y'all already know I dance to my own beat. I am very excited about turning 50. So much so that I had to remind myself... Continue Reading →

Ask Basia Video Podcast S1 EP 13 – “The Kardashian Culture.”

Basia Alicia Powell This episode was spicy. The queens Alana Avis, Ariel Paredes and I, Basia Powell did not hold back on the Kardashians. The Kardashian family is undoubtedly reality TV royalty and as such they have had an incredible impact on pop culture throughout the world through their TV show and massive social media... Continue Reading →

Ask Basia Video Podcast Episode 12 “Open Relationships”

By Basia Alicia Powell Have you ever heard the saying, "To each his own'? Well, that is kind of how I feel about this week's topic, "Open Relationships". The queens Ariel Paredes, Alana Avis and Basia Powell . It was a great discussion and I would be the first to acknowledge that " one size... Continue Reading →

Ask Basia Video Podcast Episode 11 – “How To Discover Your Personal Style?”

By BASIA ALICIA POWELL There is a huge difference between fashion and style. Fashion goes in and out of season but style is permanent.Fashion is what you wear and style is more about what you won't wear. When you know your style, everything that is in fashion is not for you. In episode 11 of... Continue Reading →

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