ART, FEATURE STORY

Womxnhouse Detroit is a Moving and Powerful Art Exhibition You Don’t Want to Miss

There are three weekends left to view Womxnhouse Detroit. Have you been yet? It’s an art exhibition and artist residency located in the childhood home of Asia Hamilton (artist and founder of Norwest Art Gallery). Last weekend, Zhen and I attended the art exhibit as part of our mommy-daughter date day. She loved it so… Read More Womxnhouse Detroit is a Moving and Powerful Art Exhibition You Don’t Want to Miss

DETROIT, FEATURE STORY

Cider in the City Returns to Beacon Park on October 9th

Get ready for fresh hot cider, tasty caramel apples, and all the pumpkin spice you could ask for because Cider in the City is returning to Beacon Park. The fall festivities completely transform the park and bring everything you’d find at a country orchard, to the heart of Detroit for everyone to enjoy. It’s a perfect opportunity… Read More Cider in the City Returns to Beacon Park on October 9th

DETROIT, FEATURE STORY, FOOD

Eminem’s New Restaurant ‘Mom’s Spaghetti’ Opens Today

Eminem’s new restaurant Mom’s Spaghetti opened today in Downtown Detroit. The concept restaurant is based on the famous opening lyric of the Detroit rapper’s Grammy Award-winning song “Lose Yourself.” “His palms are sweaty, knees weak, arms are heavy // There’s vomit on his sweater already, mom’s spaghetti // He’s nervous, but on the surface he… Read More Eminem’s New Restaurant ‘Mom’s Spaghetti’ Opens Today

ART, DETROIT, FEATURE STORY

Patrick Dougherty’s ‘Stickwork’ is a Magical Experience for All Ages

On Saturday, I attended The Opening Artist Talk featuring Stickwork by North Carolina artist Patrick Dougherty. As part of this year’s Detroit Month of Design, the art event was held at Eliza Howell Park in Detroit’s Brightmoor community. Stickwork is a collaborative effort with Eliza Howell Park Partnership, Sidewalk Detroit, the City of Detroit, The… Read More Patrick Dougherty’s ‘Stickwork’ is a Magical Experience for All Ages

DETROIT, FEATURE STORY

HAPPENING AT MOTOR BELLA: Meet the First Black Woman-Owned Electric Vehicle Charger Manufacturer

If you have plans to attend Motor Bella tomorrow or this weekend, make sure you stop by the Dunamis Clean Energy Partners (DCEP) booth! Founded by Detroit-native Natalie King, DCEP is the first Black woman-owned electric vehicle charger manufacturer in the United States. In August, Dunamis Clean Energy Partners was one of fifteen Black- and… Read More HAPPENING AT MOTOR BELLA: Meet the First Black Woman-Owned Electric Vehicle Charger Manufacturer

FEATURE STORY, LIFESTYLE

Happy Friday!

Happy Friday! How did your week go? We had a busy, full week of homeschooling. Last week, we started our fall homeschool season and it’s been quite the adventure with Zhen (my soon-to-be 9-year-old), my little boys, and baby Zaya! But I’m enjoying our moments together, too. In case you missed it… NEW ART EXHIBITION:… Read More Happy Friday!

DETROIT

HAPPENING TODAY: Bone Thugs N’ Harmony Meet & Greet at New Standard Cannabis

Here’s your chance to meet Bone Thugs N’ Harmony ahead of their concert tonight! Flesh-N-Bone of Bone Thugs and special guests will be onsite at New Standard Cannabis in Hazel Park from 4:30 to 7:30 P.M. BONE THUGS N’ HARMONY MEET AND GREET WHAT: Bone Thugs N’ Harmony Meet & Greet WHEN: TODAY, September 14th… Read More HAPPENING TODAY: Bone Thugs N’ Harmony Meet & Greet at New Standard Cannabis

DETROIT, FEATURE STORY, FOOD

FOODIE EVENT: Detroit Black Restaurant Week (Summer Edition) Features Over 50 Restaurants

Detroit foodie lovers get ready. The summer edition of Detroit Black Restaurant Week (DBRW) starts today! The 10-day event will feature over 50 restaurants and include a food truck rally on three select dates. Check out all of the details below! DETROIT BLACK RESTAURANT WEEK (Summer Edition) WHAT: Detroit Black Restaurant Week (Summer Edition) WHEN:… Read More FOODIE EVENT: Detroit Black Restaurant Week (Summer Edition) Features Over 50 Restaurants

ART, DETROIT

NOW OPEN: Detroit Artist Richard Lewis’ “Work In Progress” Solo Art Exhibit

Detroit painter Richard Lewis’ solo art exhibition is now open. “Works In Progress” officially opened on Friday, August 13th at the Galerie Camille. The art exhibit will be open until September 11, 2021. It features a collection of family stories and Richard’s favorite movie scenes. “The show is called ‘Works in Progress’ because I usually… Read More NOW OPEN: Detroit Artist Richard Lewis’ “Work In Progress” Solo Art Exhibit