Saying Goodbye Is Never Easy

Saying Goodbye Is Never Easy

If you’ve been with us since the beginning, you know that I had a partner early on. A beautiful Ugandan friend and of the two of us, she was the fashionista. She loved...

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Ethical, Sustainable, & 10% off

Ethical, Sustainable, & 10% off

This is Sofi, the founder of Expedition Subsahara. Did you know that until 2020, Expedition Subsahara had never had a sale? When the pandemic hit, our sales halted and...

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The Tree Of Life: The Baobab Tree

The Tree Of Life: The Baobab Tree

The Tree of Life Provides, Protects and Teaches Life’s Greatest Lessons Throughout Africa, there’s a tree called the Baobab. Most people think of Madagascar when they ...

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Shell Island

Shell Island

Located at the far end of Petite Côte – a stretch of coast in Senegal - is a small fishing village known to locals as Joal-Fadiouth. Around the world, though, it’s kno...

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The Battle For Jollof Rise

The Battle For Jollof Rise

If you’ve ever been to any country in West Africa, you’ve probably heard of Jollof rice. Each country has its own signature version, and each country’s people think th...

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Radical Respect

Radical Respect

“Your prices are outrageous!”  Since starting Expedition Subsahara almost three years ago, I see some iteration of this remark on social media on a semi-frequent basi...

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Reading Is Power

Reading Is Power

If you’re reading this, you are privileged. Why? Because you have the incredible ability to read. Everyone who can read and write grew up with a person or group of peo...

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Juneteenth 2020

Juneteenth 2020

Juneteenth is just around the corner. With celebrations starting in 1865, the holiday is the oldest nationally marked commemoration of the ending of slavery in the Uni...

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The Simb & The Virus

The Simb & The Virus

If presented the opportunity, life has a way of connecting experiences and cultural events. Lately, I’ve been thinking about the recent Coronavirus outbreak and it rem...

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