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

From the Desk of a Diva: Gaining the Edge Event Recap

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Last month Gaining the Edge hosted its first business conference at the Municipal Center in Baker, Louisiana. The free event focused on four major sectors of business, human resources, finance, marketing, and legal. Speakers included the following: Welcome- LaTania Anderson Read more

Blog & Brunch a CB Experience Recap

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Blog and Brunch a CB Experience presented by Ceesay Banjul was the ultimate chance to celebrate culinary art, up-to-the-minute high fashion, and the joys of being a stylish and empowered woman. Walking up to the reserved, private event art Gallery 43 Read more

The Root of the Issue: Self Worth

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Recently, it appears that our youth are under attack! There seems to be an excessive amount of pressure on them especially concerning school. Among school pressure, the youth struggle to grasp the concept of self-worth and love that seemingly has Read more

Blueprints & Brunch Workshop On the Menu This Weekend

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“Where there is no vision, the people perish…” – Proverbs 29:18 There is a new vision book workshop happening in Atlanta. Blueprints & Brunch Workshop will be hosted in part by Oasis Media Solutions. Learn more about Blueprints & Brunch Read more

2017 AAMBC AWARDS WILL HONOR ACCLAIMED POET NIKKI GIOVANNI

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(Atlanta, GA) The ninth annual AAMBC Literary Awards will be held in Atlanta, GA on Saturday, June 10, 2017. The featured highlight is the Maya Angelou Lifetime achievement award being presented to acclaimed poet Nikki Giovanni. AAMBC creator Tamika Newhouse Read more

X-Posed: Domestic Violence

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  Domestic violence is an epidemic that is grossly spreading all over the world at alarming rates.  The local news of every city in the country reports weekly, if not daily, of this horrific abuse.  The Center for Disease Control Read more

WBEA DARES WOMEN TO BE DIFFERENT AT ANNUAL BUSINESS EXPO AND MATCHMAKING

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The Women’s Business Enterprise Alliance (WBEA) is gearing up for their 2017 Annual Business Expo and Matchmaking Event. Embracing the quote from Fashion Icon Coco Chanel – “In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different”; this year’s theme Read more

Event Recap: “Traces of Her Lipstick”

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On Saturday, October 29th, at the Balzer Theater, in downtown Atlanta, Book Publisher and Playwright – Ardre Orie presented her newest episodic stage play, Lipstick Monologues: Traces of Her Lipstick, in front of a sold out audience. Traces of Her Lipstick, was Read more

Mommy Master Class by The Pink Evolution Event Recap

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Last weekend The Pink Evolution hosted the Mommy Master Class for mom and mompreneurs at Jola’s Joyful Events in Atlanta, GA. While The Pink Evolution founder, Shevon Jones was also a speaker, Rachel Kalukango-Harris (author/speaker/ marriage coach) emceed the event. Read more

Coachella Style!

The Coachella Valley Music Arts and Festival will start April 15-24th in Indio, California. Some dope artists will be on stage such as Ice Cube, ASAP Rocky and Mavis Staples just to name a few. I know you are concerned Read more

State of the Female Entrepreneur Event Hosted by 100 Female Entrepreneurs

What:     100 FE Talks presented by 100 Female Entrepreneurs is a series of intimate discussions curated to open dialogue about female entrepreneurism, economic development, business advice, and life experiences. State of the Female Entrepreneur is a quarterly event in Read more

GRAMMY AWARD-WINNING SINGER SONGWRITER Q PARKER OF 112 AND WIFE SHARLINDA PARKER REDEFINE THE CELEBRATION OF LOVE BY HOSTING THE 1ST ANNUAL A NIGHT WITH MY LADY SOIREE

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A Celebration of Love, Faith and Commitment ATLANTA, GA (August 25, 2015) – Over the weekend, longtime industry music veteran and Grammy Award-Winning singer and songwriter Q Parker of 112 and his wife, Star of Big Rich Atlanta Sharlinda Parker Read more

Street style : Afropunk 

Afropunk is here in Brooklyn this weekend! Are you excited to see what fashions are in store? Don’t know what to wear? Take a look at the images below and get some ideas on how to put your coolest look 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

Colour U: The Art of Colour Event Recap

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Multimedia personality, Ebony Steele, hosted the Colour U Cosmetics’s “The Art of Colour U”   event this past weekend at Blue Mark Studio in Atlanta. The event was set up like an art gallery and displayed nine of the the Read more