JUST THROW IT IN THE BAG!

Oh the MINI places we will go! The saying “pack light” has garnered a whole new meaning with the influx of mini tote bags sweeping the fashion scene! As a self-proclaimed bag lady, my outfit and life is not complete without the staple part of my look – MY BAG. Nothing completes a look like the right purse.  We’ve all fallen victim to the rabbit […]

SOCIAL CHALLENGE

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AFRICAN AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHERS SHOW

A new exhibit at the Whitney in New York City highlights the art of some outstanding black photographers, a group that worked not just in New York but around the world. Nadja Sayej reports at the Guardian, “In 1973, a group of 14 New York photographers huddled into a photo studio on West 18th Street in Manhattan, posing in front of a Hasselblad […]

CICELY TYSON, ICONIC AND INFLUENTIAL ACTRESS, DIES AT 96

Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson. She was 96. A family statement did not reveal the cause of death. The actress chronicled her lengthy career in her first memoir, “Just As I Am,” which was just released Tuesday. Tyson embodied […]

5 WAYS TO TURN ANGER INTO POWER IN 2021

The past year has been an emotional roller coaster. From natural disasters to disastrous discord, it was like trying to keep your balance on a fun-house moving walkway that was, let’s face it, anything but fun. But as you grappled with fear and confusion and sought hope and joy, didn’t it all sometimes just make you mad? Is It Bad to […]

NELSON MANOR: DMV’S BEST KEPT SECRET

The Nelson Manor is a Luxury Vacation Rental designed for comfort with upscale amenities for visitors of the Washington, DC region. Nestled in a mature community, we provide a unique and private residential home experience minutes from the National Harbor, MGM Casino, Tanger Outlets, Washington DC and Old Town Alexandria, VA. You’ll Wish You Had More Vacation Time This upscale, […]