Arts & Culture

VH1 Storytellers: Jill Scott Live

VH1 Storytellers: Jill Scott Live

Click Read More/Comment for additional pictures. On May 8th I had the extreme pleasure to be invited in viewing the live taping of VH1’s Storytellers, featuring the amazing Singer/Songwriter/Actor and Grammy award winning poet, Jill Scott. The performance was held at the Manhattan Center Hammerstein Ballroom in NY, which is commonly described as a “century-old(…)

Natural and Organic Cosmetics for Spring

Natural and Organic Cosmetics for Spring

We have gotten a few emails and some comments on whether we know of some good safe, clean, and natural make-up. My answer has always been,” I don’t know, I don’t know much about make-up”. But that doesn’t mean I’m not looking out for my ladies that are looking. I came across the best natural(…)

Marley: The Documentary

Marley: The Documentary

Bob Marley is one of the few musicians in the world who is loved and celebrated world wide. My own father is from Kingston, Jamaica so I was raised listening to reggae music and Bob Marley was no stranger to my household! I have always admired that Bob lived what he sang about and he(…)

Partners in Preservation: Open House Weekend

Partners in Preservation: Open House Weekend

A chance to win a trip for two to New Orleans, a Brazilian Brunch with caipirinhas, live music, prizes, scavenger hunts, food, refreshments, behind-the-scenes tours and this is just the beginning. Now how do you experience this for FREE? For FREE…you may be asking what is the catch! Well no gimmicks involved all of this(…)

Hair Inspiration Part 2: Men

Hair Inspiration Part 2: Men

Click Read More/Comment for additional photos. Featured picture is of the Love of my life and his identical twin brother and yes I am an identical twin in a relationship with another identical twin, I know what a coincidence! Since twins are every other generation, does this up the chances in the baby department. Then(…)

Modern Day Matchmaker: How to Determine If He’s Marriage Material

Modern Day Matchmaker: How to Determine If He’s Marriage Material

Via Essence How to Determine If He’s Marriage Material by Paul C. Brunson. Periodically, on Twitter, I post a question with the hashtag #MDMQ – it’s a weekly query I run called ‘Modern Day Matchmaker Question’ that’s designed to provoke thought and discussion about different relationship topics. Last week, I asked my followers to define(…)

Exciting News: Partners in Preservation

Exciting News: Partners in Preservation

Click Read More/Comment for additional photos. Working in conjunction with American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation , we along with 19 other blog ambassadors were asked to share in an exciting and innovating initiative dubbed Partners in Preservation a program that has had its feet in the trenches since 2006, granting awards in(…)