Build A Children's Library

How to Build a Children’s Library You and Your Little One Will Love!

Being a parent means having a lot of things to consider when it comes to your child. However, if you are an avid reader, then building the perfect children’s library may be at the top of your list of things to do. Especially, if you’re expecting your first┬átiny scholar-in-training. But there are so many book options and, honestly, they all look great. So, how do you choose which books to add to the collection, where to find them… and who gets to picks out the books anyway? Here are a few suggestions to get you building your own children’s library.Read More »

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A Midterm of “Firsts” : Meet 4 Political Candidates Positioned to Change History

Anyone with access to a phone, television, or with eyes that can see is aware of the midterm elections approaching this November 6, 2018. With opinions and political views polarized to one extreme or the other, there is a tension in the atmosphere that is almost impossible to ignore.

This year’s midterm election marks a momentous event with more black people and people of diverse backgrounds taking to the campaign trails and running to fill a number of vacant seats in Congress and even one in the presidential cabinet. What’s more, despite it being 2018, a number of these candidates have a chance at being the first in their desired position.

Here is a quick look at four political candidates running who could, potentially, be in our future history books!Read More »

Aspirational Youth Fellowship Promotes Diversity in American Orchestras

Encouraging youth to pursue their goals and cultivate their talents is always a worthwhile cause to support. What’s more, when there are those who take the time to reach out to young ones from communities where opportunities are limited, their contributions hold an even greater impact. This month 4 young, aspiring musicians received a rare opportunity that could set them on a lifelong career in classical music.Read More »

7 Netflix Films to Fill the Void After ‘Insecure’s’ Season Finale

Last week’s post gave readers an inside look at how the stylist for the hit HBO series, ‘Insecure,’ uses wardrobe to enhance each character’s personal story. However, the show had its finale for season three on September 30th, and if you are a follower of the series, this may have left a bit of a gaping hole in your weekly media consumption. Especially if you connected to Issa’s awkward black girl persona (Remember her original Youtube series?)

The question now, “What can fill the void?”

Luckily, there has been more of a push for diversity on the big and little screens, and with the power of online access, there are a number of options out there for those seeking to fill the void with shows and movies featuring black talent.

Here are 7 Netflix film suggestions that may peak your interest, and the best part is that they can all be found on Netflix!

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