What is New Orleans, to a native New Orleanian?

Katrina changed everything for New Orleans and us natives. I am the remaining native in my immediate family. I have a sister who lives in Gretna. I told my husband that I will never sell my home and leave New Orleans. I am generational.

All Saints Day: A New Orleans Experience

Typically, you fill find true-blue, New Orleanians celebrating the tradition of All Saints Day by going to the graves of the family members. At those graves, all of the old flowers would be removed. Some families clean the grave headstones, and other graves will receive a fresh coat of paint. In New Orleans Creole families,…

In the news today….

What began as a post on blogger and owner Jason Lee of Hollywood Unlocked’s Instagram live about alleged business practices from media maven Karen Civil, turned into an explosive 🧨 event which rolled into the Clubhouse platform yesterday and into last night. The Clubhouse page ran by, The Crenshaw District generated thousands of clubhouse followers…

Hurricane Ida Chronicles Pt. 1

Blog: Today I cried to my doctoral professor. That was my first real cry since Hurricane Ida happened, and someone just listened. Thank you God! My professor asked if he could pray with me over the phone. He’s a real one ☝🏽

Who’s responsible for getting women back to work?

Aren’t we as women responsible for our own career paths? Yes 🙌🏽 we are. I would revise this question by asking: What can we do to assist women to get back to work post Covid-19. From an article via, Business of Fashion, How fashion can get women back to work, details how one agency launched…

Unboxing with Chanel

A few months back, around Christmas, I was in Saks Fifth Avenue here in New Orleans and decided I needed to spoil myself. I do not have the chance to do this often. That little purchase turned into an unboxing video, where I was able to explore the fashionable cuteness of this little blue Chanel…

Congratulations: Mandy Moore is a Mom.

As we continue to live in the new world of Covid-19, more moms are joining the mom family. This new journey has been interesting to many new moms since the beginning of Covid-19, more than one year ago. One year later, Mandy and her husband Taylor Goldsmith have a cute baby boy named, August Harrison….

Fashion Innovator Fights Real Estate Debacle.

Imagine the fashion scandal! You are a bonafide fashion legend and living in a home for decades and then fine yourself in a legal conundrum. Andre Leon Tally enters the chat. Yes! That Mr. Talley! Anna Wintour’s editorial muse of the Fashion Machine which is Vogue Magazine. What is Ms. Wintour thinking now? Well according…

The History of Valentine’s Day

Today is Thursday, February 14, 2019. The day of love all over the world. Most people have been running and will be running many errands today to make sure their beloved is greeted with warm feelings, desires, and sensations of love. On this special day we celebrate the art of love. Today, Valentine’s day is…

Honestly Ma’am

Today’s post is a little different. As I embark on this new journey as a doctoral student, I am excited to where it ends: Doctor of Education degree. I am working and enrolled in graduated school, pursuing my Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with emphasis in K-12 education. At the same time, I just…

ROYAL WEDDING 2018: Duke and Duchess of Sussex (Harry and Meghan)

Here is the full video of the Royal Wedding. Enjoy! Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. History: There has never been a Duchess of Sussex; however, the (previous) Duke of Sussex was the son of King George III. The new Duchess of Sussex, is also the Countess…

New Item & Sale Alert: Mac Cosmetics

Purchase on Nordstrom and receive 15% off. Price was $39.50 $33.58 ($160 Value) 15% off The next three eyeshadow palettes are a fan favorite and hit on Instagram. Classic Cutie, a Risk Taker or a Qween (this is the spelling MAC is using for the name), Supreme: Here are some swatches of the new Qween…

Rachel Meghan Markle Dazzles in her first official event as a Royal.

Ms. Rachel Meghan Markle, soon to be wife and Duchess (we’re still gushing to figure out her official title after she marries Prince Henry (Harry) of Windsor, stepped out of her and Harry’s Range Rover meeting up with the Duke of Cambridge, William and Duchess of Cambridge Catherine, to embark on today’s events for the…

Who’s responsible for getting women back to work?

Aren’t we as women responsible for our own career paths? Yes 🙌🏽 we are. I would revise this question by asking: What can we do to assist women to … Who’s responsible for getting women back to work?

The Category is…finding love after divorce ♥️

Many people are, during this never-ending pandemic, finding themselves in difficult situations due to relationship trials and tribulations. However, one persistent question for people in failed relationships is: Can you find love again after a messy divorce? For Singer and songwriter, Chante’ Moore, she has been able to accomplish this. Therefore, the next question is…How…

4373fashionlane, LLC: Business Coaching is possible!!!!

Sometimes it takes a monumental event like COVID-19, to kick start a career into a new lane. For me, career and business coaching has always been a niche for me. I am a Career and Technical Educator for at risk students. In the last four years that has been my focus. Training and teaching young…