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Fantasia Wants R-E-S-P-E-C-T! Singer Boycotts Grammys After Being Snubbed For Aretha Franklin Tribute!

February 16, 2011 2 Comments »

On February 6th I reported FIRST here that Fantasia said she would boycott the grammys because they were not honoring real “soulful” singers. Now we know exactly why Fantasia was boycotting. Fantasia herself is the soulful singer she was speaking ... Read More »

I WON! A REAL Housewife Coming to Meet a Real Housewife! I’m a Contest Winner of Cynthia Bailey’s Ultimate Fan Contest!

February 14, 2011 Comments Off on I WON! A REAL Housewife Coming to Meet a Real Housewife! I’m a Contest Winner of Cynthia Bailey’s Ultimate Fan Contest!

C’mon admit it!We’ve all got some guilty pleasures, whether it’s sitting in the dark and consuming chocolates to no end, or secretly being a fan of Justin Bieber’s. It’s a pleasure you don’t usually want to boast about because of ... Read More »

REVIEW: Fantasia Rocked the House at Atlanta’s New Museum Bar

February 6, 2011 2 Comments »

In all my 37 years of life, there’s only one person (maybe two) who, to me, can even come close to giving off high-voltage energy and can move the crowd with unmatched magnetism and synergy like Miss Fantasia Barrino. The ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Fantasia vows to Boycott 2011 Grammy Awards

February 6, 2011 2 Comments »

Atlanta– By Kia Morgan Smith -The soulful, shoe-kicking, belly-busting American Idol, Fantasia Barrino says you won’t see her at this year’s 53rd Annual Grammy Awards next Sunday. She’s stepping out of her shoes -again- to take a stand for what ... Read More »

A Little Prayer

January 23, 2011 Comments Off on A Little Prayer

Just the other day I ranted.Maybe someone saw it and decided to “say a little prayer for me…” (singing in my Dionne Warwick voice)Anyway, I’m good today. We all have our days when we have ups and downs. Well someone ... Read More »

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU ALL!!

December 31, 2010 2 Comments »

Wow. What a year!This year has been a good one for me. One that has been full of accomplishments and achievements. I pray that next year will be greater beyond belief. I am excited about the upcoming year. This year ... Read More »

Black, Red, White or Blue, Idris Elba Deserves to Play in Thor movie!

December 19, 2010 Comments Off on Black, Red, White or Blue, Idris Elba Deserves to Play in Thor movie!

I didn’t intend on writing a blog post about this, but I was compelled to. There’s a new movie coming out called Thor about a Norse god and other gods, roles that traditionally were played by white men. But now ... Read More »

Skoopz® – A sugar substitute that actually tastes sweet!

December 12, 2010 Comments Off on Skoopz® – A sugar substitute that actually tastes sweet!

Here’s the scoop: I’m a sugar addict. Sure we all love cakes and pies and cookies, but I’ve got a real problem. If you follow me on Facebook you know I’m always posting about eating Camicake cupcakes. I buy them ... Read More »

Sweeten the Deal this Holiday Season with a Hershey’s Pot of Gold Gift Pack

December 1, 2010 Comments Off on Sweeten the Deal this Holiday Season with a Hershey’s Pot of Gold Gift Pack

My daughter Mikaela has names for her two classroom teachers. The nice one and the mean one. For some reason Mikaela considers one of them a little meaner than the other. I’m sure they have their reasons when it comes ... Read More »

Behind His Smile: Scott Bogan Talks About His Life Living with HIV

December 1, 2010 Comments Off on Behind His Smile: Scott Bogan Talks About His Life Living with HIV

In honor of World AIDS Day I am highlighting someone who will bring light to the HIV/AIDS epidemic. No matter what we believe about people and their lifestyles, no one deserves this disease. It’s not time to judge, it’s time ... Read More »

A Dull Performance, Dubbed a Queen, and a Slap on the A$$ from an Old Player- Nicki Minaj has a Hell of a Cyber Monday Morning

November 29, 2010 3 Comments »

Did I just see Regis Philben slap the backside of Nicki Minaj? *Rubbing my eyes* Ok, did I just hear him say he wish he could GO HARD on her too? Is this morning family-friendly TV or is he trying ... Read More »

A Great Thanksgiving with Family

November 26, 2010 2 Comments »

This year I had a very nice simple, easy-going Thanksgiving with my family. My mom and dad came from Philadelphia, my sister Shanice came from across town and my aunt “Candy”, her husband Will and daughters Symirah and Zaria joined ... Read More »

Kevin Hart Brings Laugh at My Pain Tour to the ATL

November 23, 2010 Comments Off on Kevin Hart Brings Laugh at My Pain Tour to the ATL

I know this post is late. I went to the Kevin Hart’s “Laugh at my Pain” comedy show on Saturday. And since then I have been recovering from a very fun weekend coupled with a terrible cold. Anyway I had ... Read More »

Miasha Coleman and Lisa Wu Hartwell’s book signing bash!

October 31, 2010 Comments Off on Miasha Coleman and Lisa Wu Hartwell’s book signing bash!

Last night I had the pleasure of hanging out at the Danging Goats on Piedmont Road with two FABULOUS sisters with BEAUTY and BRAINS who are on tour promoting women empowerment AND their new book “When the Cake is Made”. ... Read More »