Honorable Laird Says It May Take Years For the Private Sector to Reinvest in Baltimore Neighborhoods


According to reports revealed by CNN Money, from unemployment, to housing, to education, to health care there are major gaps between the white and Black communities.  While many agree that sometimes one can no longer speak softly if they intend to Read more

Photo Recap of Streetz Fest in Atlanta

SwagHer Magazine attended Streetz Fest hosted by 94.5 this month in Atlanta, GA. See what artists attended, an appearance by Monica, and the  cutest pic of Kevin Gates EVER caught by us!     Photography by Jack Chapman Share this:

Create Your Own Happiness

  Have you ever seen something and wanted it? Did that image run around in your mind daily? Thoughts of tasting it, smelling it, visions of you with it. You spoke of it, you saw it and viola it became yours. I’m Read more

Conquering Your Mind, Body, & Soul Event Recap


    Unique Occasions by TNicole presented  the“Conquering Your Mind, Body and Soul”, Beauty and Health Expo in Atlanta this month. Unique Occasions by TNicole, Inc and its owner, Tiffany Nicole Webb, MBA are passionate about bringing people together by coordinating Read more

Ray Lewis Says Violence Is Not the Answer & Tells Young People To Get Off the Streets


Former Baltimore Raven, Ray Lewis, posted this message  on his Facebook page to those rioting in Baltimore less than an hour ago. I’ve got a message for the rioters in Baltimore. Posted by Ray Lewis on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Read more

Love Le Menu’s “I Love Me” Retreat Review


At first glance, the “I Love Me” retreat in Maryland may have looked like we partied and ate the whole time, but that is not true. It is simply part of a therapeutic approach that founder and Licensed Master Social Read more

Support, Support: “Brotherly Love” Hits Theaters Today


Today “Brotherly Love” a coming of age film starring Keke Palmer, Cory Hardrict, and Eric Hill J, along with Lil’ JJ, Quincy Brown, Julito McCullom, Romeo Miller, Macy Gray, and others hit the movie theaters. Hardrict plays the loving older brother doing Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Ardre Orie


From the moment I found a seat in the packed house of Lipstick Monologues, I was intrigued. I had only attended one other monologue years ago, and could not remember too well how it was, so I did not know Read more

Underground Artistry 2nd Annual Fashion Show and Showcase Hosted by Erica Mena

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Underground Artistry hosted their 2nd Annual Fashion Show and Showcase in NYC last month hosted by Love & Hip Hop Erica Mena, who also ripped the runway.  The show included new and upcoming designers such as  Nene L.A. Shiro (designer Nathaniel White),CANDE NYC Read more

Brandy Reveals It’s Press Day for “Chicago” the Musical

   According to singer/actress Brandy’s Instagram, press day was today for the Broadway musical “Chicago”. Brandy is to star as Roxie Hart, the 1920’s character inspired by the story of Beulah Annan.  Annan was accused of killing her lover Harry Read more


  While #BlackLivesMatter above all else, #BlackWorkMatters as well. Across the country yesterday, minimum wage workers and those who understand their plight united for the cause of increasing minimum wage, #Fightfor15. Organized by Black Youth Project 100, rallie took place Read more

Kami Cosmetics Launch Event Recap

  Kami Cosmetics recently launched is cosmetic line for “the sophisticated, chic, and bold woman.” The event took place at Aldo in Lenox Mall. Their products are  cruelty free, non-comedogenic, hypoallergenic, allergy tested, fragrance free and paraben free. See photos below. e   Photos Read more

#LetsConnect: Nikki-G of Rat Pack Radio Lounge

     Internet radio is becoming a platform for upcoming artist to premiere their music to the streets. Media outlets such as, Damatrix Studios Network, interviews hip-hop artists and urban entrepreneurs that cater to the urban demographic. A new team recently joined DSN Read more

4 Tips For Office Organization


So we are not in the top office with windows surrounding us just yet, and for many of us, that no longer the dream, but that does not mean wherever we are should not be organized. Organization increases productivity and Read more

3 Ways to Invite Spirituality Into Your Life Daily


Getting in touch with your spirituality is not always easy with the hustle and bustle of everyday. It is hard to find the time to mediate at great lengths, read, journal, and practice whatever exercises you may wish to try Read more



I had been in the biggest funk lately, and I could not understand why. Professionally, things were going fine. I could see growth. I felt productive. I was dating someone and my basic needs were being met.  I no longer Read more