#FancysThoughts: Misleading

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Greetings, Happy Monday, I shared the above post on my Instagram yesterday, and saw some people seem to feel it, though I am not sure if they understood what I meant. I thought I would break it down right quick. Read more

2nd Annual “Insecure” Block Party Recap

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Everyone is anticipating the new season of the hit HBO show “Insecure” created by leaded actress Issa Rae. During the 2nd Annual Insecure Block Party, we got the opportunity to experience where a lot of the scenes are filmed in the streets in Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Dannielle Lewis-Smith

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Dannielle Smith- Lewis  is the CEO of  Budgeting2Banking, a financial literacy firm that believes in building a stronger community. Dannielle works with mothers and businesswomen everyday who are looking for a way to have a stress-free financial life and build Read more

How Fitness Boot Camp Is Saving Me

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The relationship you have with yourself, sets the foundation for every other relationship you have in your life….It all boils down to how much do you love yourself? -Shelah Marie, Meditation Mixtape   Last week I started attending a fitness Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Kim Cross

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  Kim Cross is a small business owner who works for people with skin sensitivities by handcrafting natural goat’s milk soaps, lotions, and 100% soy candles.  Having struggled with psoriasis for 20 years, Kim knows first-hand how problematic it can Read more

Celebs Play Black Card Revoked at McDonald’s 365 Black Awards

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MJ plays Black Card Revoked with celebs such as Timon Durrett and Jessie Usher at the McDonald’s 365 Black Awards. Watch below. Share this:

#BeTheGlow Essence Festival 2017 Recap

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#BeTheGlow was a multi-faceted activation at Essence Festival 2017 highlighting various artists, performers, and influencers within the African American community.  AT&T’s #BeTheGlow campaign is dedicated to shining a glowing light on the people and ideas driving black culture forward. The Read more

Essence Festival 2017 Recap w/ Celeb Interviews

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MJ sits down with  MC Lyte, India.Arie, Tank, and State Representative Maxine Waters (or Auntie Maxine as we affectionately think of her) at Essence Festival 2017. View interview below. Submitted by Mercedes “MJ” Jackson. Share this:

Women Mean Business Expo & Conference

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(NEW ORLEANS) – The fourth annual “Women Mean Business Expo & Conference,” themed this year as “Behind Every Successful Woman is Herself,” will feature several notable New Orleans women business owners and community leaders, uniting Sunday, August 6, 2017, at the Read more

Pamela Elizabeth: Female Entrepreneur & Restaurateur

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  Pamela is the founder of 7 vegan/kosher restaurants in New York City and 1 NY-based but national dairy-free chocolate shop called Cocoa V. Pamela is a major animal activist and all of her ventures are rooted in the foundation to empower Read more

R&B Artist Sammie on His Grown Man Ish…

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Real music lovers know often times when a good artist makes listeners wait on a new project, when their work is ready, they are going to bring the heat. In this case, that artist would be Sammie. I was in Read more

Black Restaurant Week Expands to Atlanta, GA

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Black Restaurant Week (BRW), originally created in Houston, TX, is expanding to Atlanta! BRW will kick off its Inaugural Annual Summer Culinary Series, in the city of Atlanta, Georgia July 31- August 13, 2017. Due to the huge success of Read more

On the Red Carpet @ the BET Awards w/ MJ ThatMediaGurl

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MJ attended the BET Awards last week and caught up with celebs from the likes of Mack Wilds to Loni Love to Irv Gotti and more. Watch below. Submitted by Mercedes “MJ” Jackson. Follow her at @mjthatmediagurl. Styled by @thelifestyleassitant Read more

Wednesday Wonder Woman: Stephanie Brown Kegler

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Stephanie Brown Kegler is the founder of Dancing Without Sin Fitness, LLC. Stephanie’s passion for fitness started when she recognized people who exercised on a regular hardly ever got sick.  The fitness industry was so much fun for her because Read more

Grammy Winner Erica Campbell & Black Millennials Unite w/Nation’s Largest Black Churches for MegaFest

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Millennial Think Tank to Discuss Generational Differences, Political Polarization, Criminal Justice and Faith at Upcoming Festival   T.D. Jakes’ Conversations with America 2017 Survey to Guide Panel Dialogue  As part of MegaFest 2017, Parlay, a national urban think tank, will Read more

IWE Festival a Gumbo of BR’s Best

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  Earlier this month we attended the IWE Festival on the bluffs at Southern University A&M’s campus. An initiative of Councilwoman Erikah L. Green of District 5 to stimulate unity and economic growth within the North Baton Rouge community. This Read more

2nd “Detroit” Trailer Released

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From the Academy Award winning director of THE HURT LOCKER and ZERO DARK THIRTY, DETROIT tells the gripping story of one of the most terrifying moments during the civil unrest that rocked Detroit in the summer of ’67. Detroit tells Read more

MJ Sits Down With “All Eyez On Me” Crew

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The wait is  over for one of the most anticipated, biopic movies of all time, “All Eyes On Me”. The story of Tupac Shakur has been released today on the late Shakur birthday. There have been talks for years about the untold story of Tupac and Read more