A conversation with “Da Gawd Mother of NOLA” Kimberly Dilosa of Fion Productions

I had the opportunity to catch up with entrepreneur, community advocate, wife, and mother Kimberly Dilosa of Fion Productions; most of you may know her as Kim, Tee Kim, or Da Gawd Mother of NOLA, because of her commitment and love for the community. Kim operates her business with empathy, advocacy, loyalty, and excellent service that has earned her the title “Da Gawd Mother of NOLA.” The title of “God Mother” isn’t given to just anyone, and Kim rolled up her sleeves and worked without pay to invoke change, especially in the area of children outreach programs. I have watched … Continue reading A conversation with “Da Gawd Mother of NOLA” Kimberly Dilosa of Fion Productions

The Gentilly Fest showcases the best of New Orleans Urban Community

“Built by the Community” “The best music, food, art. And bring the kids!” Free admission. Gentilly Fest celebrates all things New Orleans! FREE ADMISSION FESTIVAL HOURSFriday, October 11th : 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.Saturday, October 12th : 12:00 noon – 10:00 p.mSunday, October 13th : 12:00 noon – 7:00pm. LOCATIONGentilly Festival is located at Pontchartrain Park Playground 5701 Press Dr. New Orleans, LA | @ Press Drive and Prentiss Ave. It has the best live music, delicious food from a variety of local restaurants & caterers, fine arts and crafts and family friendly fun! Activities for children in our Kids’ … Continue reading The Gentilly Fest showcases the best of New Orleans Urban Community

The sophisticated and seductive Bar Marilou in New Orleans

I want to share details on the sophisticated and seductive Bar Marilou with all of you. Whether the night calls for “intimate date night or ” happy hour with your girls,” this place is sure to take your night to the higher level. Bar Marilou the new cocktail bar and lounge housed in the former City Hall law library in New Orleans at Maison de la Luz, the new luxury guest house by creative studio Atelier Ace [the team behind Ace Hotel], in partnership with Quixotic Projects, France-based hospitality group behind acclaimed Parisian venues like Candelaria, Le Mary Celeste, Glass, Hero, and Les Grands Verres. The first-ever U.S. project by … Continue reading The sophisticated and seductive Bar Marilou in New Orleans

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

Black and Gold Drag Brunch hosted by Fion Productions

Put On Your Heels! Sprinkle on the Glitter, and make sure it’s Black & Gold and join us for Decadence Drag Brunch! Fion Productions LLC is delighted to host the 1st annual Black and Gold Drag Brunch featuring Legacy, Simone, and Serenity on Saturday, September 8th with seating for live performances at 10 am. Join us at Beauchamp’s for the ultimate brunch experience featuring an all you can eat buffet and Bottomless mimosas and poinsettias !! Make your reservations here: https://blackandgolddragbrunch.eventbrite.com Continue reading Black and Gold Drag Brunch hosted by Fion Productions

Book Review: Chronicles of a Serial Dater

Chronicles of a Serial Dater is a journey through the good, bad, funny – and steamy – of dating and relationships told through short stories that all end with a tip for the ladies and a tip for the fellas on the lesson(s) learned from each situation. So, buckle up and get ready for the wild ride that is the search for love and lust in the modern dating world. Continue reading Book Review: Chronicles of a Serial Dater

Mayor LaToya Cantrell Reps #TheSquad with New Pin

It’s no secret that Mayor LaToya Cantrell believes in supporting her fellow women. — Read on http://www.bigeasymagazine.com/2019/08/20/mayor-latoya-cantrell-reps-thesquad-with-new-pin/ Guest Post: Jenn Bentley, Editor in Chief, Big Easy Magazine and Wander No More https://wandernomore.life/ Continue reading Mayor LaToya Cantrell Reps #TheSquad with New Pin