Just Sharing: My First Modeling Gig

As the rain poured and rush hour traffic in downtown Washington, DC became more congested, my friend and I braced the elements in cocktail dresses and platform pumps to catch a cab and make our way to our first professional fashion event - DC Fashion Week's Corjor International Showcase. In September of 2011, I attended…

Wondaland Arts Society: Artistic Covergence & Brilliance

"Indie artist" does not come close to describe the brilliant genre bending talent of the Wondaland Arts Society.  With music, style, and a message that anyone seeking inspiration can relate to, its no wonder Sonos has asked them to join their creative team.  The Wondaland Arts Society, featuring Janelle Monáe, are collaborating with Sonos to…

Vegetable Curry with Mushrooms and Rice

For the past few months, I have been tinkering with my signature vegetable stew.  Striving for a spicy, curry flavor and healthy ingredients, it has been hit-or-miss a few times.  Last night, I decided to try a different approach with mushrooms.  I usually incorporate them in a stew with rice or potatoes on the side.…