Get Out & Date

I have a lot of amazing single friends, men and women, who hardly ever go on dates. This is very surprising to me because I am the queen of first dates. I find myself meeting interesting people all the time. Although most time it is not a love connection, it does not...

Don’t Get The Single Winter Blues

One of the things I love about Chicago is even in the winter there is always something to do. The city hardly ever shuts down and other singles like me still enjoy a great night out in the winter. Although your summer fling did not turn into a winter romance it's...

APS Books & More – I Am Glad Be A Woman Celebration

APS International hosted a I Am Glad To Be A Woman Celebration. I was so glad to not only be invited but be a part of such a memorable event. The purpose of this celebration was for women to celebrate and inspire one another. It was definitely a love fest. There was...

2019 L.E.G.A.C.Y Awards Gala

This weekend we celebrated, Black Excellence, Entrepreneurship and Community, at the 2019 L.E.G.A.C.Y. Awards Gala. Keeana Barber and the WDB Team really outdone themselves. Everything about this event was spectacular from the beginning to the end. It was like an...

Dinner With A Stranger

Today I was in the downtown area most of the day for meetings. I finished up my meetings around 4:30 pm and decided to have dinner while I was already out. Truthfully, I eat out often. My refrigerator is definitely that of a single person, more so a single male with...

5 Tips On Celebrating Valentines Day As A Single Lady

Valentine's Day can still be fun and full of love when you are a single lady. Luck for me I live in Chicago and most of my close friends do as well. This makes it easy for us to venture off together or alone. Valentines Day is the day of love. Here are 5 ways my...

Battle of The Sexes-Spoken Word Styles

My Pre-Valentines Day event kick-off started with a little a spoken word. This was a Blaq Ice Production hosted by the dynamic duo, husband and wife, Blaq Ice & Blaq Isis. The event was at Movie Studio Grill. The great thing about the venue was the service. At...

Lessons I Learned Attending An Entrepreneurial Workshop

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday, I had the pleasure of attending an entrepreneur workshop with a great group of successful entrepreneur panelists. It was definitely an entrepreneur's dream to be surrounded by a group of talented people who were...

Conquering The Holidays

The holidays can be stressful and my anxiety kicks in around Thanksgiving and does not end till after my birthday in January. It is sometimes hard to stay stress-free with back to back holidays and all the events in between. Here...

Family & Friends Christmas Vacation

This year I went with my cousin Tineka and friend LaTonya on a Family & Friends Christmas Vacation and we had a blast. Unfortunately, my grown man child did not want to go; but I enjoyed the other children and their excitement. It's was a quick cruise from Long...

My Cayman Island Adventure

Cayman Islands was my island of choice for my island adventure this year and I am still on a vacation high. This year my vacation goal was to try something new and what did I get myself into. This vacation was everything I wanted and needed plus more. It was 7 days of...

It’s A Vision Board Party

It is such a great feeling to put your thoughts down on paper. This weekend one of my great friends gathered 8 women together to create Vision Boards. This is the ultimate end of the year experience if you are thinking of setting goals, wanting to understand your...

Read an Excerpt from My Chapter | Real Divas Win…

A good Fairytale always ends with, “They Lived Happily Ever After.” The fairytale books always include a prince charming, a fairytale castle and ends with a perfect life. As little girls, we are constantly exposed to this dream of what the perfect life is supposed to...