My Life In Vogue

My Life In Vogue

via: Vogue Magazine (March Issue)     “Starting on March 3rd Vogue.com brings you into the real lives of 6 brilliant young women -an educator, a musician, an actress, an asset manager, a design guru and a blogger-discovered on the streets of New York. In intimate mini films by See-Think’s Andrew Neel and Luke Meyer, these(…)

Behind the Scenes with Greenroom Magazine, Zoe Kravitz & ‘Lolawolf’

Behind the Scenes with Greenroom Magazine, Zoe Kravitz & ‘Lolawolf’

On Martin Luther King day not only was I in remembrance of one of the greatest influential figures of our time, but simultaneously conducting an interview with Greenroom Magazine, for their cover feature with band members, Zoe Kravitz, James Levy and Jimmy Giannopoulos of ‘Lolawolf‘.     A new quarterly publication highlighting musicians, progressive urban culture,(…)

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(…)