La Soirée: Marawa The Amazing Hula Hoop Dancer, The English Gents, Bath Boy, Juggler Extraordinaire & A Blue Bunny?

La Soirée: Marawa The Amazing Hula Hoop Dancer, The English Gents, Bath Boy, Juggler Extraordinaire & A Blue Bunny?

“Even the juggling is naughty! Don’t bring the children, this ain’t no big apple circus.” -New York Times   I was invited by the beautiful and jaw-dropping talented hula hoop virtuoso, Marawa, to see her perform last night in the off-broadway show, La Soirée, held at the Union Square Theatre in NY. Winner of the 2012 London Cabaret Awards, La Soirée(…)

Candace Marie Stewart: Pursue Your Dreams (Video)

Candace Marie Stewart: Pursue Your Dreams (Video)

“When making this video I wanted to express myself and be as transparent as possible. My message is simple. If you have a dream, goal or ambition, strive for it. Don’t let anyone or anything stand in your way. If I would have let others dictate my life I would still be in Arkansas today.(…)

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis has her own cooking show called Saucy and Sweet, premiering on The Cooking Channel Wednesday, February 26 at 8:30pm EST. I’m a self proclaimed chef and definitely a foodie! So it’s great to see an artist like Kelis, whom I love, branch out into cooking, and I’m excited to see her new show! Check(…)

Essence Magazine Street Style: New York Fashion Week 2014

Essence Magazine Street Style: New York Fashion Week 2014

via: Essence   Photos: Hannan Saleh   Models, editors and bloggers weathered the New York City cold in the name of style. See why the hottest ensembles weren’t on the runways but on the streets.     View many more street style photos by Hannan Saleh at Essence Magazine here

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

Music: Urban Bush Babe Kelsey Lu McJunkins

  Tell us your name and where you are from?   My birth name is Kelsey Elizabeth McJunkins, but I go by Kelsey Lu. I was born in Charlotte, NC but I like to say I personally “grew up” in Winston Salem, NC where I went to North Carolina School of the ARTS.    (…)

Review: Melanie Flores of Anahata Cacao…For Chocolate Lovers ONLY

Review: Melanie Flores of Anahata Cacao…For Chocolate Lovers ONLY

How about Goji and Pink Peppercorn Dark Chocolate, Pure Drinking Chocolate, Pink Champagne Truffles, Honey Lavender Caramels, Rose Petal Syrup, homemade Artisan Marshmallows (available in vanilla, aztec chili and rose) or assorted Raw Vegan Truffles in mint, black cherry, dark chocolate, and milk chocolate…seems like a remake of Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory for grownups, but(…)

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

I’m excited to share this new music video called Universe! Not only because it was directed and edited by my husband, but also to introduce you to this incredible singer/songwriter SPZRKT (pronounced Spazzy Rocket). I’ve had SPZRKT’s songs on my playlist for the last few months, and this song Universe is on repeat!!! It just(…)

Refinery 29 Style Tip Of The Day: “Double Impact” + When My Love Of Vintage Began

Refinery 29 Style Tip Of The Day: “Double Impact” + When My Love Of Vintage Began

via: Refinery 29  by: Leeann Duggan  Photo: Mark Iantosca      “This duo proves that you don’t need clownish colors and towering heels to command attention at fashion week. Click through to check out the look (and tip!) that inspired us today.    Brooklyn-based musician TK Wonder and Cipriana Quann, Editor-in-Chief of the must-read natural hair and culture(…)