When it comes to accomplishing goals in life there are simply no excuses. This triple threat juggles three worlds by serving in the military, servicing as business owner, and lovingly spending time with her son. Luz Garcia, of the Bronx, New York is proving to the world that women are undeniably powerful. Luz made the … Continue reading Meet Luz Garcia: Military Maven, Mom, and Entrepreneur
I haven't dined inside of a McDonald's restaurant since I lived in the Bronx, New York. In High School, we were allowed to leave the school on our lunch break so the Jerome Avenue McDonald's was "popping." A majority of my friends and I were students in the MACY Honors and Gifted program. Most of … Continue reading A Side of Conversation
FACT: The only way you can become successful is to train your mind. For the past few days, I felt a bit nostalgic. Just a week ago, I was in my hometown New York City surrounded by art, culture, and diversity. If life were an ice cream sundae those are the exact ingredients I’d need … Continue reading I Know, I Can!
Friendship, Fashion, Originality
Dear Summer: Thanks for an epic ending… I moved to Central Florida seven Summers ago. We have the beaches, Cinderella’s castle, great resorts and all that good stuff. Yet, sometimes all I want in the Summer months is to be able to walk down the block to the bodega to purchase my stash of Swedish Fish, … Continue reading I Reminisce: Summer Memories and AfroPunk 2013
If you are ever in the Fleetwood area of Mount Vernon, New York boy, do I have a treat for you. My Friday started rather "blah." I had a terrible toothache which caused me to stay in for most of Friday. Even though I was suffering from a bad toothache one of my wonderful cousins … Continue reading The Bayou Restaurant: Fleetwood, NY
I'm having a great time in New York. My escapes from the south always gives me the push I need to maintain a go-getter attitude. My best friend tells me that I remind her of Samantha from Sex and The City. Just like Samantha, every chance I get I find myself in New York. It's … Continue reading City Don’t Sleep