In the Blue
As a young child, born and raised in Washington, DC, Patrick Smith had two loves; art and basketball. As a child of the inner city, the outcome of his future was determined by how he spent his time. When he wasn’t playing basketball, he was certainly keeping busy...
Boss Lady, CEO, owner, coordinator, Mogul. Just a taste of the many hats worn by Tia Hamilton aka Mz. Konnoisseur. When I first met this wonderful lady, it was a quick phone chat and a car ride to and from and event that would put us on the road to working with each...
Domestic violence is not physical violence alone. Domestic violence is any behavior the purpose of which is to gain power and control over a spouse, partner, girl/boyfriend or intimate family member. Abuse is a learned behavior; it is not caused by anger, mental...read more
With just a few days left, there are still bills working their way onto the chamber floors. Can you help give them a push? When the House and Senate are unable to agree on legislation that has passed each chamber in different forms, the bills are sent to a...read more
In popular culture, the term Bro Code is a friendship etiquette to be followed among men. The universal Bro Code is that you are to always have your brothers back, no exceptions. Among society, a brotherhood is that of similar and like minded individuals with a...read more
I was watching the Travel Channel and my favorite host Andrew Zimmern and I got to thinking about some of the places that he has visited that I wanted to visit with interesting food! Being that I was also on a Netflix binge a few weeks ago watching cooking shows from...read more
She is energetic and strong, a hard worker. Proverbs 31:17 We get up daily and decide if this is going to be a stiletto or flats kind of day. We (hopefully) command our morning with prayer and thanks for seeing another day and start running. Oh yes, don't forget...read more
Ok, so there are trends and then there are trends. If you are on any social media then you have seen some of the crazy things that people are following these days, especially in fashion. Now I myself have more than one piercing and I limit my piercings to my ears. ...read more
She stood in the gap where those without a voice would be heard. Say her name....Marielle Franco. Just from the pictures you can see the brightness of her smile and her spirit that seemed to not dim no matter the situation. She loved her community and her home. ...read more
Boss Lady, CEO, owner, coordinator, Mogul. Just a taste of the many hats worn by Tia Hamilton aka Mz. Konnoisseur. When I first met this wonderful lady, it was a quick phone chat and a car ride to and from and event that would put us on the road to working with each...read more
The flu has been running rampant across the US this year and it does not show signs of stopping. Children and the elderly are the most susceptible at this time. Many flu related deaths have been reported and seem to keep climbing. I wanted to share some information...read more
LEGISLATIVE ALERT Call to Action Help us continue to fight for women's rights in Maryland Founded with the mission to promote and protect the legal rights of women, the Women's Law Center actively engages in advocacy work with the General Assembly to ensure...read more