Over the years the desire to give to others became natural for me. I've always been an appreciative person; and I still am. Since I don't have younger siblings I often gave friends or peers the kind of support I receive from my immediate family. (By "giving" I mean anything from financial support if I … Continue reading “Giver” or “Taker” which one are you?
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
As I mature I'm realizing that there will be some people that will support you and some people that won't. Reality is there is absolutely nothing wrong with some people not supporting your goals. Use their spirit of doubt as motivation. Ultimately the life YOU live is for YOU! Take a moment to envision … Continue reading Grab The Wheel
I seriously contemplated pushing my escapade to New York City back just to shop at Target. I go to Target for e-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g. It has to be the most convenient store in the world. I love saving and the clearance items...My GOSH! I could spend my life in Target. Target has this new amazing thing going … Continue reading Target Wishlist: Patch NYC
Are you an underground artist seeking a chance to stardom? If so, your prayers might have been answered. It's going to take some work on your part, but hey with industry leaders like Universal Music Group and EMI involved there is absolutely no reason to not try. NYC based entrepreneurs Ashleigh Fitzwilliam and Pierre Wyatt … Continue reading The Endorsement Tour 2012
By Krissy J., HerTopic.com So, I’ve been jotting down ideas for a few days about social media; the good, the bad, and the ugly. As a social media junkie it should be no surprise that I have a Facebook page, Twitter account, of course a blog (duh), as well as a few other interactive sources that I am subscribed … Continue reading Peeve Rant: Subliminal Messaging on Social Media
By Lauryn Huggins, HerTopic.com Something great is happening within the African American community, and it is happening specifically to African American women. Thanks to websites like curlynikki.com and napppturality.com, the transformation of beauty in the African American community has suddenly changed. Long gone are the days where we would sit in hair salons for seven hours getting … Continue reading Are you on the Natural Bandwagon?