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Extensive List of Where to Take Bae to Eat this Valentine’s Day

Extensive List of Where to Take Bae to Eat this Valentine’s Day
February 10, 2016 Comments Off on Extensive List of Where to Take Bae to Eat this Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day I’m not sure my bae and I will be doing much of anything. I’d like to be of the mindset that everyday is Valentine’s Day. However if you’re still looking for a romantic place t get your ... Read More »

So You Know the Lyrics to Formation, But Not This? Insert Side-Eye!

So You Know the Lyrics to Formation, But Not This? Insert Side-Eye!
February 10, 2016 Comments Off on So You Know the Lyrics to Formation, But Not This? Insert Side-Eye!

Money maven Patrice C. Washington is working to help women get their finances in order but after Sunday’s Superbowl with Beyonce busting out with a Formation tour, many women may get a little off-track buying expensive concert tickets. Patrice, the ... Read More »

Our Christmas Vacation at Cabana Bay & Universal Studios; Things to Consider

Our Christmas Vacation at Cabana Bay & Universal Studios; Things to Consider
February 10, 2016 Comments Off on Our Christmas Vacation at Cabana Bay & Universal Studios; Things to Consider

As much as I’d love to write this post and give you the breakdown on how to save a few bucks at Universal Studios, there’s not much I can offer you in that area. The truth is, going to Universal ... Read More »

Catch up on some Good Black Flixs & Chill: We’ll give you a $100 Netflix Card for the occasion!

Catch up on some Good Black Flixs & Chill: We’ll give you a $100 Netflix Card for the occasion!
February 1, 2016 1 Comment »

We’re all grown and if you want to go Netflix and chill with your boo, then DO YOU! 😉 If you don’t know what Netflix and chill means then I’m not here to clue you in. But there’s nothing wrong ... Read More »

Barbie’s Newest Curvaceous Dolls are Every Brown Girl’s Dream

Barbie’s Newest Curvaceous Dolls are Every Brown Girl’s Dream
February 1, 2016 Comments Off on Barbie’s Newest Curvaceous Dolls are Every Brown Girl’s Dream

Finally. Tall, skinny and blonde dolls are not a reflection of the real world. And they are definitely not a reflection of who I am. I want my brown girls to feel like who they are is everything and you ... Read More »

Meet Sadness: Chick-fil-a’s New Crusty & Sad Kale Salad

Meet Sadness: Chick-fil-a’s New Crusty & Sad Kale Salad
January 26, 2016 1 Comment »

It’s a dream deferred wrapped in disappointment and despair. I want to fit into a bikini by summer and thought I’d stop by Chick-Fil-A to pick up their highly anticipated kale salad.as a sidekick to help me on my weight ... Read More »

VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban

VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban
January 17, 2016 Comments Off on VICTORY! Scholastic Pulls Happy Slave Books Off Shelves After Backlash From Moms Who Called For Ban

I am so proud to report that after backlash on social media, Scholastic decided to pull two books that depicted slaves as “happy and joyful” from circulation. I can’t imagine anyone would co-sign a book about happy and joyful slaves. ... Read More »

Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta

Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta
January 2, 2016 Comments Off on Jermaine Dupri Hosts ‘The Rap Game’ Premiere Party to Packed House in Atlanta

In this day where most kids are playing X-Box inside instead of riding bikes outside, there seems to be a few select kids left who are putting pen to paper and spitting the illest rhymes in hope of securing a ... Read More »

What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia

What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia
December 31, 2015 Comments Off on What to expect when your child unknowingly catches pneumonia

Pneumonia is like a sneaky thief that robs you and then stabs you in the back and tries to leave you for dead. I found that out the hard way while on vacation over the Christmas holiday when my 7-year-old son caught ... Read More »

Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!

Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!
December 20, 2015 Comments Off on Madeline’s Christmas will warm your heart at Horizon Theatre thru Dec. 31st!

It’s back! The wonderful whimsical Madeline’s Christmas is at the Horizon theater and you know this show is near and dear to my heart ever since my daughter Mikaela played one of the 12 girls in last year’s production! This ... Read More »

A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon

A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon
December 19, 2015 Comments Off on A Holiday Gift Guide that helps you get MORE for Less! #TracFoneFamily #Spon

This holiday season is all about the spirit of giving! So first I’d love to give you some great gift ideas to give your loved ones. Here are my TOP picks! LG Ultimate 2™ Android™ It’s time to upgrade your phone ... Read More »

Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon

Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon
December 19, 2015 Comments Off on Keurig KOLD has got you covered with a delicious array of refreshing drinks #Spon

As you know this holiday season is a great time to crank up the Keurig and heat up your favorite drinks like some warm egg nog, or hot apple cider. But for those big holiday parties, guests want something refreshing ... Read More »

I’m Bringing You Some GOOD NEWS! Win The Wiz Live on DVD!

I’m Bringing You Some GOOD NEWS! Win The Wiz Live on DVD!
December 14, 2015 2 Comments »

Can we discuss TheWiz Live for a minute? From newcomer Shanice Williams well-played performance as Dorothy, Amber Riley’s roaring showcase, Neyo and Elijah Kelley as the Tin man and Scarecrow to David Alan Grier’s hilarious antics as the cowardly Lion ... Read More »

#MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!

#MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!
December 13, 2015 Comments Off on #MakeAHolidayFace with Delicious Chocolate and Lots of Cheer from Shari’s Berries!

Everybody’s just bursting inside with Christmas cheer this time of the year. The stores are bustling with buyers eagerly looking for bargain gifts. People are so giving and it just makes you feel warm and fuzzy inside to know that ... Read More »

Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!

Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!
December 13, 2015 Comments Off on Ways You Can Earn More Money with Patrice C. Washington!

Everybody loves saying NEW YEAR, NEW ME! But the question is are you REALLY ready for a NEW YOU? Are you ready for a new you that includes getting your financial affairs ALL THE WAY in order? Are you ready for a ... Read More »