Baldwin & Co. Black-Owned Coffeeshop and Bookstore Review

Baldwin & Co is artfully designed with a mixture of African-inspired decor and contemporary furnishings. White walls are adorned with eye-catching artwork, African print-covered chairs. When you enter the Coffeeshop doors, you are greeted with enticing scents, a creative atmosphere, and friendly smiles.

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‘I’m open to buy,’ Master P pushes to open grocery store in New Orleans, add diversity to the industry

“I think it’s about economic empowerment. It’s what we learned from this whole thing is why are we not owning these grocery stores in our community, people that look like us? How come we don’t own any stores? And I think this is an opportunity to put some diversity in the grocery store. I just think that it’s time for us to change that narrative to add some balance and some diversity in this game. That way, we could feed more families in our communities, we could give more jobs and opportunities. And I think that we can all bridge that gap,” Miller said. Continue reading ‘I’m open to buy,’ Master P pushes to open grocery store in New Orleans, add diversity to the industry

A trinity of iconic Louisiana brands come together to launch Red Beans and Rice: Monday’s Favorite Meal Campaign

Three iconic Louisiana brands, Cajun Country Rice, Camellia Brand and Savoie’s® Foods have teamed up and are on a mission. Come Monday, they want to shine a light on tradition — they want red beans, sausage and rice to be on every table in the state. Continue reading A trinity of iconic Louisiana brands come together to launch Red Beans and Rice: Monday’s Favorite Meal Campaign

Melba’s restaurant partnered with Manard Law to fight child hunger in New Orleans. No child will be turned away

Melba’s restaurant is a neighborhood spot known for dishing out New Orleans favorites such as overstuffed shrimp Po-Boys, Red Beans & Rice, Gumbo, Breakfast and much more is doing their the best to stay on top of the game where the coronavirus is concerned. In addition to ensuring that everyone that enters his establishment has measures in place to avoid the spreading of the COVID-19, the illness caused by the coronavirus. Owner, Scott Wolfe once again proves he is committed to giving back to the community that he grew in. Melba’s is located in my St Roch neighborhood, which is … Continue reading Melba’s restaurant partnered with Manard Law to fight child hunger in New Orleans. No child will be turned away

Black Woman Greatness: Winn-Dixie celebrates the birthday and life of 100-year old Winn-Dixie Associate, Trailblazer and Barrier Breaker, Mrs. Romay Davis

On October 29th 2019 Southeastern Grocers, parent company of Winn-Dixie, along with the Montgomery community and hardworking trailblazers all over the world, celebrate the birthday and life of 100-year-old Winn-Dixie associate, Romay Davis. Winn-Dixie honored a beautiful associate who turned 100 years young. In celebration of the Centennial’s milestone, Winn Dixie hosted an in-store birthday party and those who have been inspired by Ms. Romay’s accomplishments and zest for life where invited to celebrate her 100 years by sharing on social media how they will: “Make today a #RomayDavisDay,” in other words, live life to the fullest! https://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/videos/news/2019/10/29/100-year-old-winn-dixie-employee-romay-davis-gets-epic-birthday-surprise/2499494001/ Anthony Hucker, … Continue reading Black Woman Greatness: Winn-Dixie celebrates the birthday and life of 100-year old Winn-Dixie Associate, Trailblazer and Barrier Breaker, Mrs. Romay Davis

At New Orleans’ new airport terminal, check out these 20-plus places to eat and drink | Photos | nola.com

The new terminal for the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is scheduled to open Nov. 6. It brings a wide assortment of food options, with a mix of national — Read on http://www.nola.com/content/tncms/live/ Continue reading At New Orleans’ new airport terminal, check out these 20-plus places to eat and drink | Photos | nola.com

AT&T and Urban League of Louisiana Launch Cohort II of Scale Up to Support NOLA East Women and Minority-Owned Businesses

WHO/WHAT: AT&T* and the Urban League of Louisiana welcome media to join us for the kick-off of Cohort II of the Scale Up program, supporting minority and women owned businesses for growth within the New Orleans East community. AT&T will serve as the sponsor of Cohort II of ULLA Scale-Up program WHEN/WHERE: Thursday, September 12, 2019 11:45 am AT&T Gentilly, 4221 Old Gentilly Rd. New Orleans, La 70126 WHO: Michael Ruffin, Regional Director AT&T Louisiana Judy Reese Morse, President and CEO, Urban League of Louisiana Klassi Duncan, Director, Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Urban League of Louisiana INVESTING IN NEW … Continue reading AT&T and Urban League of Louisiana Launch Cohort II of Scale Up to Support NOLA East Women and Minority-Owned Businesses

A few of my fave Nola Made Body Products

All made with high-quality ingredients, very effective, smells great and lathers up. . @thenewtseye acne wash🧴 like omg I did not know #adultacne existed, but I love this facewash it gets everything off your face and out of your pores. I have been using it for a couple of three weeks now with excellent results. It also cleared up the dark marks that were left from me trying to pop a pimple. Adult ance, well hormonal ance is not the pimple-popping kind either so I messed my poor face up. But I’m a huge fan of this product plus it … Continue reading A few of my fave Nola Made Body Products