Those who can, teach

By: Zalykha María Mokim Writer Do you remember that episode of “Girls” where Lena Dunham becomes a teacher? Dunham walks into a pretty well-organized school building, decides she wants to become a teacher, gets a roster of less than twenty students, does some sort of lesson in front of a bunch of teenagers that only…

La Hermandad

The last six years of my life have been an awakening, and the synchronicity in these years have propelled me forward to the here and now. An empowering here where my truth is my power, and where I yearn to share all that I’ve learned and continue to learn from connecting with others. In this…

Naomi Serret of VieBohéme Productions

Welcome or welcome back MyXXFam! Today on the blog we’re home again in Miami-Dade County and stepping right back into the swing of things with a feature post on our gorgeous homegirl, fellow creative, and all around boss, Naomi Serret. Naomi is a dancer by trade, artist at heart, and the entrepreneur behind Vie Boheme…

Zophia Z.

Welcome back fam! Today on the blog we bring you along on an excursion that occurred bright and early one Tucson morning, despite what the blazing noon-worthy sun would have you believe. The occasion? A very special feature post that’s been nearly a year in the making. So slap on the sunscreen as we meander…

Stepmomming 101 ft. Jordan

Welcome back MyXXFam! This week on the blog we’re being joined by a special guest, the rambunctious, larger than life, often ridiculous, always entertaining, 5th grader in my life; my photographer Frank’s son, and my step-son, 11 year old chubby delight, Jordan. If you’re a long time (or diligent) reader, you may remember he’s made…

Hendrix Ivy

Happy Friday everyone! Today on the blog we’ve got our youngest feature MyXXFLY babe to date, and she is most literally a babe. Meet 364 day old Hendrix Ivy! It seems like just yesterday that we were meeting Hendrix’ mom Linda for the first time on our blog, but even back then we knew Hendrix was destined…

Unplug and Reprogram/Desenchufe y Reprograme

Welcome to Phase 3 MyXXFam! We’ve been churning out content non-stop for 40 weeks now and frankly, we’re exhausted. But since there’s no rest for the wicked, allow me to reintroduce myself. I’m Yesenia Guadalupe, thrift-store junkie, body positive babe, and your friendly neighborhood “fuck what you’ve been taught about living, we exist to do more than work and…

Anthology Dos

Well friends, another chapter of fly thrifted outfits, body positive goodness, mental health, art, and politics has come to a close! Where does the time go? If you’ve recently joined MyXXFam this is the perfect reference sheet for our last 20 posts. But if you’ve got time to kill at the cubicle, on the toilet, on the couch,…

Evelyn Durden

Welcome or welcome back MyXXFam! Today on the blog we are wrapping up Phase Two of MyXXFLY. Can you believe it? Another 20 weeks of fly sustainable fashion, art, politics, mental health, and body positivity under our belt. Next week we’ll be doing our second anthology post and taking a stroll down memory lane as well as giving…

New Baby Smell

Two weeks into 2017 and we’ve got our first feature post of the year. And who better to touch base with than the apple of my eye, OG MyXXFLY model Linda. When y’all last heard about our girl she was a brand new mommy, adjusting to life with beautiful newborn baby Hendrix. Now? Baby birb is 10 months…