Introducing Paparazzi Jewelry Consultant : Pamela “Queen P Bling” Hicks

The Paparazzi Jewelry Company has truly taken the world by storm.  Allow me to introduce to you Paparazzi Jewelry Consultant Pamela “Queen P Bling” Hicks. What woman you know is going to turn down accessories at 5 bucks a pop?   Pamela was introduced to Paparazzi by a friend. She has grown to love being a consultant because “it is a great source income and the accessories are very fashionable”.   She has now made Director status within the organization.  An added bonus is the support that her husband, Raymond provides.…

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Black, Panther, Marvel, Killmonger Entertainment 

Black Panther ‘s Killmonger and Why I Get His Anger!

–SPOILER ALERT– Yes, Black Panther is killing it at the box office. The movie only confirms what some of us has known for years, that we are some dope ass people!  It’s nice to see that displayed on the big screen for a change. All of the characters in Black Panther were well thought out and developed. However, there was one character, Erik Killmonger  the villain, played brilliantly by  Jordan B. Johnson, that really stuck with me. After leaving the theater his last words “Nah, bury me in the ocean…

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Black, Panther, Quartz, Africa, Marvel Entertainment 

My Black Panther Movie Experience

Don’t worry there aren’t any spoilers!! My Black Panther Experience -Listen you are going to want to see this again! I’m not going to spoil it for those who have not seen the movie yet. But baby, when I tell you it’s loaded with black power, black girl magic, black excellence all that ..yes all that . I promise I don’t think I have ever cried during a super hero movie. Black Panther in two hours raises your consciousness, instills wisdom, challenges your truths and assumptions built around the influence of…

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Black, Women, Voters, Election Entertainment Politics 

She Ready: Get To Know Some of the Black Women Running for Office in Florida

She Ready- get to know some of the black women running for office in the great state of Florida.  I was very inspired by Kesha Lance – Bottoms successful bid for Mayor of Atlanta, GA. Furthermore, the more I began to dig, I started to find other success stories of African-American women running for office and winning.  So, I got to thinking about who’s running in my state – Florida. I wasn’t aware of any resources were  I could readily access this information. That is until,  Awesomely Luvvie partnered with…

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Hair, Weave, Beauty, Female, Entrepreuer Beauty Entertainment 

Sarah Black: The Weave Whisperer and Owner of Locks of Luxury

Sarah Black is truly a sister about her coin!  I affectionately call her the “Weave Whisperer” because she is so knowledgeable about the hair weave industry.  Locks of Luxury is a premium Virgin hair company that provides high quality hair at an affordable price.  It’s also  company that is very passionate about providing excellent products, coupled with exceptional customer service, so that their customers have a positive experience anytime they interact with Locks of Luxury.  The company serves women of all ethnicities, because hair is a universal language so they don’t…

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Lingerie, Valentines, Day Beauty Fashion 

Valentine’s Day: Let’s Talk Lingerie

” The word lingerie is a word taken directly from the French language, meaning undergarments, and used exclusively for more lightweight items of female undergarments. The French word in its original form derives from the old French word linge, meaning ‘linen’. Lingerie is nice for  any day of week, but it’s often a hot topic leading up to Valentine’s Day.  In fact, every woman should have at least these basic items in their lingerie stash: The Negligee – they can be very sexy or basic depending on your taste. Look…

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Jackson, Janet, Appreciation, Day, Control Entertainment 

Janet Jackson Appreciation Day and the Release of Control 32 Years Ago

Yes, today is Janet Jackson Appreciation Day!  “Filmmaker Matthew A. Cherry kick started the idea of honoring Janet Jackson in light of the NFL supposedly banning Janet but invited Justin Timberlake back to perform at this year’s Super Bowl in Minneapolis. Also, it was on this day, Feb. 4, 1986, that Janet released her breakthrough album, Control.” The fact that Janet is not performing serves as a stark reminder of the society in which we live. Men apparently play by a different set of rules! Any who, “It’s Janet. Miss. Jackson…

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Diyanu, Black, History, Black, Panther Entreprenuership Fashion 

D’iyanu – Entrepreneurship Inspiration

D’iyanu  and their brand story serves up a great deal of inspiration. I was online when their ad popped up in my feed. With the excitement of  “Black Panther” just around the corner, I hoped on over and browsed their website. Me the curious blogger, wanted to know if the business was black owned and not just black faced. I was pleased to find out that D’iyanu is indeed a black owned company and their brand story inspired me tremendously.  There selection is huge and to see how passionate they…

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black, history, female Entertainment 

Welcome to Black History Month

Welcome to Black History Month. I’m especially excited to hear about the achievements of black women.  There is so much value in understanding the plight of those that have come before you. When then things seem bleak or impossible, be reminded of our ability to overcome some of the most harsh conditions. Food, fashion, entrepreneurship, education, community, and wealth let’s celebrate it all. Black people are resilient, powerful,  intelligent, creative, loving, and the world just would not be same without us! Take a moment to attend some community events or…

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Black, Panther, Marvel Entertainment 

Black Panther Actors and Guest Show Up Dressed Like Royalty for the Premier

I got my entire life this morning looking at the Black Panther actors and guests dressed in their regal attire for the world premier.  The movie doesn’t open officially until February 16th.  The reviews from the premier are coming in and they are good! Black Panther is a bonified hit!   On top of this, Marvel has just released another trailer for the movie. According to some of the early reviews, the costumes, story plot and cultural significance are all on point.   I know I will have to see this movie…

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