Women's Lifestyle

Northern Fights Negative Gender Norms with Fashion

Presented by T1 It’s all about getting the language right. By Magdalena Munao In a time where females have more power and resources at their disposal than ever before, women everywhere have taken over headlines with trending topics like International Women’s Day and the #MeToo Movement. But for recently established fashion brand Northern, the goal… Read More Northern Fights Negative Gender Norms with Fashion

Culture, Feature Story

Photos from My Visit to “Celebrate India” at the DIA

Last Saturday, I attended “Celebrate India” at the Detroit Institute of Art. The event was a beautiful celebration of Indian culture. The event featured art and crafts, dancing, films, henna, literature, music, yoga and more. “Celebrate India” was presented by the DIA and the Friends of Asian Arts and Cultures as part of the Arts… Read More Photos from My Visit to “Celebrate India” at the DIA

Art & Entertainment, Feature Story

ANNOUNCED: The Aretha Franklin Ampitheatre Summer Concert Series Lineup

2019 marks the inaugural season for The Aretha Franklin Amphitheatre, Detroit’s premiere summer concert venue located along the Detroit River. Formerly known as Chene Park, the venue was renamed as a permanent honor to the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin. The Right Productions, who manage and operate The Aretha, announces the lineup for the renowned… Read More ANNOUNCED: The Aretha Franklin Ampitheatre Summer Concert Series Lineup

Family Life, Feature Story

Love Notes

My teen daughter Michala (17) is a creative. She enjoys coloring, sketching, and writing. She has journals filled with short stories she has written, many of which she’s too shy to let me read (LOL). Creating art through her drawings and writings has become more than a hobby to her. It is an outlet for… Read More Love Notes

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The 4 Career Tips I Recommend for Women Entrepreneurs

With Women’s History Month coming to a close, I thought it would be nice to feature an interview with a Detroit-based female entrepreneur who is killing it in her career field! Meet Rebecca “Becky” Scarcello, a woman who wears many hats in the professional world. She’s the co-host of The D Brief, co-founder of Michigan… Read More The 4 Career Tips I Recommend for Women Entrepreneurs

Art & Entertainment, Feature Story

Detroit Singer C3 Talks New Song ‘Games’ and Inspiring Fans Through His Music

I’m sitting in my basement on the phone with new, up-and-coming Detroit singer Charles “C3” Laster III. The singer reached out to me via Instagram to share his new song “Games”. After listening to it one time on Spotify, I immediately DM’d C3 to ask if he’d like to do an interview for the blog.… Read More Detroit Singer C3 Talks New Song ‘Games’ and Inspiring Fans Through His Music

Culture, Feature Story

Cooking with Que Shares 8 Simple Tips on Transitioning to a Plant-based Life

Veganism isn’t just a fad– it’s a lifestyle. Despite the recent increase in its popularity in the media, plant-based living has been around for a long time. According to The Vegan Society, evidence of people choosing to avoid animal products can be traced back over 2,000 years. Not too long ago, my family made the… Read More Cooking with Que Shares 8 Simple Tips on Transitioning to a Plant-based Life

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One Jeans Style You’ll See Me Wearing This Spring

Spring is FIVE days away, you guys! I have been counting down the days ever since Groundhog Day because I am OVER this WINTER. Over it! The Polar Vortex we experienced did it for me. Haha! Yesterday, I worked on sorting through my Fall and Winter clothes and started packing them away. Every season I… Read More One Jeans Style You’ll See Me Wearing This Spring

Art & Entertainment, Feature Story

Singer Sheléa Discusses Her New Projects: A Quincy Jones PBS Special and The Clark Sisters Biopic

If you haven’t heard of break out star Sheléa, then you don’t know what you’re missing! She’s a beautiful person inside and out with an amazing singing voice that will leave you with chills– the good kind! Music legend Quincy Jones named Sheléa “one of the greatest artists of her generation… After working with Ray… Read More Singer Sheléa Discusses Her New Projects: A Quincy Jones PBS Special and The Clark Sisters Biopic