As women are entering a point in history where we are redefining beauty and diminishing standards, the art of applying make-up is picking up speed. You can find a plethora of tutorials on youtube and instagram but every once in awhile, the convenience of having someone else do it for you is too hard to…… Continue reading MelleMUA
From real-life updates of Ferguson to #FindKennedi, technology has become a major tool in activism. Here are 9 twitter accounts (in no particular order) that will keep you informed yet sane in the same breath. 1. Brittany Packnett (@MsPackyetti) https://twitter.com/MsPackyetti/status/864612598154526720 A Teach For America Alum, Packnett has made her voice loud and clear when it…… Continue reading Stay Informed: Twitter Edition
So, you request a lyft and when the driver pulls up, you notice a blue and white “Trump” sticker on the left side of his back window. On the right side of the back window is a Pittsburgh Steelers sticker. Well, this guy has made at least two poor choices in life. Let’s focus on…… Continue reading So, my Lyft Driver was a Trump supporter…
I visited Teaism once two years ago and it became one of my top 5 restaurants ever. So I figured next time I was able to get to Penn Quarter (Washington D.C.), I would visit Teaism with the intent of writing a review. The mission was successful. Teaism is an “Asian style tea house” that…… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Teaism (Penn Quarter)
I grew up around Muslims. In elementary school, my sister’s best friend was Muslim. I remember her and her mother wearing matching hijabs as she would drop her off and pick her up in the school day. When September 11th occurred, I was in 3rd grade. I don’t recall the anti-Islamic rhetoric having an effect…… Continue reading Reflection – I’m Prejudice
H.D. Hunter is the creative mind behind The Southern District Publishing Company. It started as a dream that has since bloomed into a reality. The Southern District is essentially a resource for those trying to foster growth and positivity into the next generation. H.D. Hunter’s experience in life allows him to host workshops and serve…… Continue reading The Southern District
African American and Latin communities are more affected by diabetes and heart disease than any other demographic. That fact is exactly why BMORE U is necessary. The Founder, Jeff Baltimore focuses on eating right, drinking more water (he is also known as The Water Guy) and moving your body. His workouts can include everything from…… Continue reading BMORE U.