The Family Room: Building a Brand

In the mist of being surrounded by fame and fortune, many people can loose sight of what’s important. Watch as me and my team members; Flo’ Anthony (NY Post Page Six, Daily News, Black Noir Magazine/Dottie Media Group Syndicated On-Air Read more

The More You Know: Call to Action-PLEASE ACT TODAY

As you know, each year we have to fight to protect funding for the New Orleans Scholarship program. This year is no different. During a recent House Appropriations Committee hearing held this week, the $10 Million allocated for this year’s scholarship Read more

The More You Know:Education Advocates: State Should Expand, Not Eliminate, School Choice for Low-Income Children

BATON ROUGE  – Education advocates today called on the state legislature to expand the New Orleans Scholarship Program and reverse the decision of the House Appropriations Committee, which Tuesday stripped funding for the popular school voucher program that benefits children Read more

The More You Know: Dr. Monteic A. Sizer Hired as New Louisiana BAEO State Director

WASHINGTON, DC – The Black Alliance of Educational Options (BAEO) announced the appointment of Dr. Monteic A. Sizer as the new Louisiana BAEO (LA BAEO) State Director. Sizer brings to BAEO years of experience as a clinical-community psychologist, consultant, academic researcher, Read more

UPDATE: More than Lip Service Ink, Thais Mills

In November, we had the pleasure of featuring “dot comer” Thais Mills of Enticing Objects and Lip Service as our grinder. Check out what Mills is doing now with her office line of Enticing Objects and read what other exciting Read more

From Fancy w/ Love: Something New

Greetings, I hope all is well in  your world. Sunday I took an unintentional day off and spent it with my special someone. Both of us have extremely busy schedules so initially we were just planning to go to church, Read more

The Daily Grind: SwagHer VIsits Teen 360

SwagHer Magazine visited Big Buddy/ Teen 360 again last week for their award show and performance day. (Rondolyn “RoRo” Bryant receiving an award) Parents of the teens and others from the community came out. We were extremely proud to see Read more

Celeb Swag: Raven Symone, New Figure and Sharing Inspiration

Photos from a shoot with Raven Symone recently linked showing off her new figure. Symone’s new sitcom “The State of Georgia” is to premiere this fall on ABC  Family. The childhood star who is well known for everything she is Read more

Street SwagHer’s Beat: Bishop Eddie Long May Be Going to Court

Last month Judge Panos of DeKalb County State court said Bishop Eddie Long and his accusers, Maurice Robinson, Jamal Parris, Anthony Flagg and Spencer LeGrande, were close to a settlement. Somewhere along the way, things have changed and possibly taken Read more

Morning Inspiration: Seasons

People’s presence in our lives are often referred to as seasons.  They gradually make their way in. Sometimes you notice, and sometimes you do not. Then they gradually drift away. It may seem like a bad thing but in actuality, Read more

Celeb Swag: Norwoods Launch Talent Agency

The Norwood family is at it again! Tuesday night they hosted a party at The Roosevelt Hotel in LA in honor of launching the Norwood Talent Agency. The family hopes the agency will be able to produce more stars like Read more

Jumping The Broom #3 at Box Office

(Stars of the movie: L to R- Angela Bassett, Paula Patton, Meagan Good, and Laz Alonzo) This weekend Jumping The Broom, an African- American comedy, with an all star cast (Angela Bassett, Paula Patton, Meagan Good, Laz Alonzo, Mike Epps, Read more

May Letter from the Co- Editor, Fancy

Greetings, I hope this issue finds you in the best of health and thank you for returning. This issue was a little difficult to get out due to the changes we are undergoing. We lost three writers last month but Read more