Essence Festival was the epitome of black girl magic! My Black Is Beautiful joined the slay-fest with multiple activations celebrating black women.
Here's a quick recap of one of the many, including the My Black is Beautiful #BlackGirlsDo Dinner, hosted by Lisa Nichols with a performance by Gallant.
By Deah Berry Mitchell
Did you know there was a difference between a plant-based diet and a traditional vegan diet? Veganism is a lifestyle devoted to the protection of all animals. It encompasses politics, ethics, and most importantly diet whereas a person who practices a plant-based
Via the thedailyseyi.com:
We need to talk about this ideology that working a 9 to 5 is a bad thing. That everyone needs to be an entrepreneur. That if you work for someone/corporation, you’re not living your best life or being the best version of you.
STOP WITH THAT
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Last week contributing writers Deah Mitchell and Shanda Pierce interviewed MasterChef Season 9 contestants Shanika Patterson, Gerron Patterson and Ashley Mincey.
All three shared recipes for you to try own your own. Below are Gerron and Shanika's. Click here for Ashley's Vegan ganache truffles.
MasterChef's Gerron Hurt's pasta salad
Congratulations are in order for Tiffany Haddish for receiving her very first Emmy nomination this morning for her work on Saturday Night Live!
The breakout star of the hit comedy "Girls Trip" has been on a roll since the film, and it doesn't seem to be slowing
By Shanda Pierce
So by now all you foodies & reality TV fanatics out there are probably all caught up with Season 9 of MasterChef, from all the tears, to Gordon’s intensity, to the chefs excitement from not being eliminated — this season is jam packed
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today the new unscripted series “Mind Your Business with Mahisha,” featuring Curls CEO and Creator, Mahisha Dellinger, helping female entrepreneurs take their business to the next level, is set to premiere on Saturday, August 11 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
By: Deah Mitchell
Get to know Miami-native, turned Season 9 MasterChef contestant Shanika Patterson as she shares her rather unusual guilty food pleasure, how her previous career gives her a leg up on the competition, and the tea on that supposed beef with Chelsea.
TCV: You have
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OVER HALF A MILLION ATTENDEES CONVENE FOR THE
2018 ESSENCE FESTIVAL SPONSORED BY COCA-COLA
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