The Memorial Day weekend marks when our annual Hershey soirée takes place for an evening of high style. This year, Club 21, a private organization for African-American men, celebrates their journey of success in the Harrisburg area for seven decades. Just like we don’t want to overlook the significance of Memorial Day as just a […]
Are chic and sustainable mutually exclusive? Recently, award-winning designer Laura Tanzer emailed me to see if I was interested in selecting one item to share on my blog. Laura is known for her modern and sustainable fashions. This blogger’s dream is to experience custom eco-friendly clothing. How did the environmental movement evolve to include sustainable fashion? Well, let’s […]
April turned out to be fantastic. First, there was another adventure to Washington, D.C. for a second visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture. This time, the NMAAHC tour included coordinating thirteen family and friends who came from New York, Maryland, and Philadelphia. And I can’t forget my amazing experience at the […]
Please allow me to introduce you to the latest Woman of Grace: Anita Morris, the blogger behind Anita By Design. I met the lady of the hour via social media, through our involvement in The Fierce 50 Campaign. Anita fits the Woman of Grace profile. She is a woman of faith, over 50, is aging gracefully, […]
As a woman of a certain age, opportunities to highlight who you are and what you look can be hard to come by. However, (I think) because of my involvement in The Fierce 50 Campaign, I received an invitation to participate in a casting for a possible spot Chico’s 2017 fall campaign. I drove to New […]
How conscious are you about what goes into your mouth? Is your quality of life suffering? Have you started to see the makings of the dreaded midriff bulge? If you answered yes to either question, perhaps, mindful eating in contrast to mindless eating is your challenge. I know at times I’m guilty of not being […]
I’m just going to admit it here and now. I’m a water snob. I ask the question, is boxed water better? And to that, I say yes. But before I go on reveal why and how, let’s look at the importance of water consumption as a needed nutrient for our bodies.
My first visit to the new National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) in the nation’s capital was on December 21, 2016. I left the museum without experiencing all that the newest Smithsonian had to offer. One day was really not enough. So, I went back. This time with fourteen people ready to […]