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Invisible Students: ‘Dear White People’ Review


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

I have to be honest. At first, I had absolutely NO desire to check out Justin Simien's 'Dear White People' film. Why? Because, I'd been there/done that, wrote the book, and bought the t-shirt. I'm like the poster child when it comes to "beating a dead horse" of race issues on a campus, and I'm ...

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God’s Not Dead: Movie Review


Monday, October 20, 2014

I can't be the only one who received a random text saying "God's Not Dead". At first I absolutely had no idea what was going on and just replied "Amen!". However, after receiving the "God's Not Dead" text a few times and seeing people on Facebook make it their status, it dawned on me it ...

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Wedding Week Car: MAZDA6


Monday, October 20, 2014

My wedding week wasn't as stressful as I thought it would be, thanks to my friends at DriveSTI. They sent me this chic 2015 MAZDA6, which allowed me to run last minute wedding errands in style. I think what I loved most about the MAZDA6 is it's suitable for a manly man, or in my ...

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Bridal Accessories & My “Something Blue”


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Hey boos! As promised, I wanted to share with you my bridal accessories from my big day. The theme from our wedding was "Old Hollywood in Chicago". I think it turned out simply beautiful :) View post

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Motown the Musical: Review


Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Wow. That's the first word that comes to mind, when I think about 'Motown the Musical'. Stevie and I went to the Chicago show last week, and we're STILL talking about it. Seriously, it was THAT good. View post

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My mommy and I were well rested after staying at the Amway Grand :)

Weekend Getaway at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel


Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Weekend getaways are good for the soul. Thanks to my friends at Historic Hotels of America, my mother and I spent last weekend doing ABSOLUTELY NOTHING at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids, MI. Let me tell you guys, for my mother and I, doing NOTHINg is seriously hard. We're always going, going, ...

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Black Girls Workout Too: Review


Thursday, March 6, 2014

As you all know I am on the quest to have a banging wedding body. I mean why not? THIS is thee perfect year to transform myself. 1. I'm turning the big 3-0 in June. 2. I'm getting married late summer. Yep, it's time.View post

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A Piece of Cake: Book Review


Tuesday, February 25, 2014

photo credit: www.aunt-jemima.com Ever finished a book with tears in your eyes? This is exactly what happened to me as I finished A Piece of Cake by Cupcake Brown. I was at the shop getting my hair done, and… I wasn't ready. I wasn't' expecting I'll be holding back tears as my stylist blow dried ...

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