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Recap: Pose ‘N Post Symposium Raleigh

I attended the Pose 'N Post Symposium at The Mahler in Raleigh, NC hosted by Grammy Award Winning R&B Singer Chrisette Michelle. She invited some of her favorite people she loves and admires for they're particular craft to be panelists like YouTube's … [Read More...]

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Last weekend was filled with inspiration, Real Talk and Empowerment! Radio One did something a little different this year by starting Women's Empowerment Events on Friday. There were seminars being hosted by different local and national celebrities, … [Read More...]

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Saturday Style: Styled By Essense Heel

It's no secret that I love fashion and style however, I only really dress up when attending social events. I've never been in the habit of wearing makeup everyday and jeans and a tee is my go to outfit for casual anything. If I'm really feeling lazy and want to be comfortable I'll swap out my jeans for sweatpants. I had the opportunity to work with … [Read More...]

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Know Your Rights!

I think it's very important to know your rights! Especially if you ever have a encounter with a law enforcement officer. You can exercise your rights and I wish my seventeen year old son would have known his when he had an encounter with local police officers. I received this information from the Youth Justice North Carolina Organization. If … [Read More...]

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I Can’t Stay Silent…

I recently shared a post about my seventeen year old son who was a victim of being in the wrong place at the wrong time, being detained for a crime he didn't commit and being with a group of friends who were all guilty of walking while black! If you missed that post, you can read Durham: Racial Profiling Much? #BlackLivesMatter … [Read More...]

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Pose ‘N Post Symposium Raleigh

I'm so excited about the Pose ‘N Post Symposium Social Media It Girl 8 City Tour coming to Raleigh, NC on Saturday April 11, 2015. This event is brought to you by Grammy Award Winner Chrisette Michele, Rich Hipster, The Maine Choice and Lamik Cosmetics. I'm a social butterfly by nature and social media just gives me another platform to express … [Read More...]


Macy’s Prom Fashion Show Recap

I attended the Macy's Prom Fashion Show & Shopping Party at Crabtree Valley Mall and had a blast! The host Essense Hill fashion blogger and stylist from EssenseHeel.com was AMAZING! There were four style categories for the fashion prom event and they were... Long, Short, Fun & Flirty! The models were gorgeous and I'm not just saying that … [Read More...]

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Disney’s Hop To The Music Giveaway

Disclosure: I received the Disney Hop to the Music Pack as a member of the Entertainment New Media Network. No further compensation was received and all opinions are my own. #DisneyMusic #ENMNetwork I was so excited to receive the Disney Hop to The Music Pack to enjoy with my little one and even my teens. The CD's that we received are … [Read More...]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Beach Files

Disclosure: I am a #LumiaSwitch Project participant and I have received a Nokia Lumia device from Microsoft to post my opinions about Lumia products. All opinions are my own. This mini vacation was awesome thanks to Cortana! She did all the work and we got to play! We visited Wrightsville Beach in Wilmington, NC - Historic Downtown Wilmington … [Read More...]

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