WHY NOT US?

“I THINK PART OF IT IS ACCEPTING THAT [THERE IS] SO MUCH BEAUTY IN BEING BLACK.” X   TINA KNOWLES   X A couple of years back, after living in Lexington, KY for nearly a decade, I was tired. Tired of observing the same people in the same elite, exclusionary circles throw parties, host events, … Read more

CONSCIOUS GIFT GUIDE

“WHAT THE HECK IS A “CONSCIOUS” GIFT GUIDE?” First of all, lower your voice. Here is your answer: The Pretty Strange Conscious Gift Guide is a collection of businesses and gifts that are creative, thoughtful and socially conscious because they fall into one or more of the following categories: *Minority-Owned* *Woman-Owned* *Sustainable Practices (earth-friendly, provide … Read more