SAG: “Dream BIG and Dream Fierce”

Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer were honored with trophies for Best Leading Actress and Best Supporting Actress, respectively, for their outstanding portrayals of two maids in last summer’s blockbuster, The Help, at Sunday night’s Screen Actors Guild Awards. For the dynamic duo there are great possibilities going into the Academy Awards, which takes place next month. As history has…

Motivational Monday: Stick and MOVE

Hey Loves, I hope your weekend was wonderful! Although my weekend was not nearly long enough, it was Blessed! A lot of teachable moments. Thank you, Lord that I had enough sense to be open to the lesson! When life is not exactly ideal and the walls around you seem to be closing in on…

ET DIEU CRÉA LA FEMME (And God Created Woman)

Hey LOVES, I MUST introduce to you Rue 114. Rue 114’s Intro 2012 Capsule Collection was launched on January 23, 2012. This collection commands attention without demanding it. Not only is the Founder and Creative Director, Serwah Asante, a woman of God she also understands that beauty is not limited to a size 2 or 4. Ms….

Work and Play

Hey Loves, I hope all is well with you this week. I have been running…nothing new! Today, I was able to establish a partnership for my children and I am glad about it! 🙂 On another exciting note, I connected with a shoe designer who was kind enough to offer his experiences and knowledge to a young…

Motivational Monday: Go From Stressed to BLESSED!

Hey Loves, I hope you all had a Blessed and Fab weekend! In a previous post, I mentioned that I have been going hard at work. Well, it continues! I had to go to work to show support to a coworker who was hosting an event. While there, I was able to participate in African…

‘RedTails’

By Terry Shropshire The Red Tails movie got the highest endorsement possible a week before it even opened when President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hosted a White House screening that included a group of Tuskegee Airmen. The George Lucas’ film about an all-black squadron of World War II fighter pilots was treated like a an STD…

Christian Louboutin…Bianca and Yolanda

Hey LOVES, For those of you who are in love with Christian Louboutin, here are a few styles from the line to set your eyes on. I have never been overly thrilled with Louboutin’s designs. I am intrigued with the brain power behind the line. He strategically built his brand. As a result, the fashion…

Music for Your Soul: Tif B

Introducing… Ms. Tif B Photo credit: Joanna Totolici Talented singer/songwriter Tif B shares her vintage inspired style with the world.  My favorites are “Marching Orders” and “Evolution of a Girl” SoundCloud Her video for “(Love) Bound” is coming soon and there will be more to come. Tif B hopes to release more music in Spring 2012. To…

Now Watch Me Do Azonto….Go, Go, Go

Hey Loves, I have put in work this week (Not that I dont any other week) 🙂 I have really been stretched as a result of this new transition. Surprisingly, I have not been stressed! I have definitely had some ‘Grrrr’ moments but no stress. When 2012 arrived, I promised myself that I would NOT get…

Teen Invents a New Surgical Procedure

Hey Loves, In a world that puts sooooo many limits on our children, it is evident that they are still able to rise above barriers and excel.  If they are not consistently told that they are capable of excelling, many times they will not believe they are capable because the reality is that few African…

Career Spotlight: Medical Interpreter

Hey Loves, I hope you had a wonderful weekend! This post is not along the lines of past Motivational Monday posts BUT it fits in perfectly! I am all about helping as many people as I possibly can to become better individuals so that we may become a better community.  I hope this helps. Spread…

In LOVE

Lawd a Mercy! I am IN LOVE with this dress. This SCREAMS Joí Iman… From Nini Style If anyone would love to make this  for me or gift it to me, send me an email. Thank you in ADVANCE!  😉 The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them…