Author Archives: Sandra Joseph

Ebony magazine showing us how to make that old thing new, better with Tobe Nwigwe


Everyone’s favorite magazine growing up is back. Better, too. Ebony returns this month, with innovative, critically acclaimed artist Tobe Nwigwe gracing its June 2021 digital cover. While everyone is heading outside, Ebony is giving us a different look and feel inside, with their newly relaunched magazine. The redesign is part of the brand’s digital-first approach […]

Ten Things to Do While Waiting on Mr. Right


If you’re single, fuhgeddaboudit. There’s literally a list of things you could be checking off your list before getting booed up again. Here are 10 things you should be doing while single, besides waiting for Mr. Right. Get your mind right—whether it be filling it spiritually [seek the Kingdom and God and everything else will […]

Pharrell Williams is bringing private schools to VA and low income communities


Pharrell Williams announced that he would be opening a network of private schools for low-income families in Virginia. Williams and his foundation set up to open this fall, September 7, for most eight to 11-year-olds and middle schoolers. In an interview, Pharrell stressed the need for education equality, especially for the very neighborhoods he grew […]

NFL 2021 Draft Highlights; Best Picks, Worst and Who to Look For


The Eagles picked up highly sort-after wide receiver DeVonta Smith, who earned Heisman Trophy winner in 2020. Also coming to the Eagles will be Fletcher Cox(no.91)‘s cousin Kenneth Gainwell, picked up in the 5th round and playing the position of running back. On the topic of Philly, Saint John Neumann and Maria Goretti High school […]

First-Year Mom Tips for The Millennial Mom


If you’ve just welcomed your newest bundle of joy or are on the heels of being a first-year mom, there are new things you’re learning every day and, frankly, need to know. Like how do you care for this super brand new person you’re now responsible for. A new mom reported and jokingly expressed, what […]

NFL 2021 Draft Highlights: Best Picks, Worst and Who to Look Out For


The 2021 NFL Drafts took place last week. And the Philadelphia Eagles drafted a Heisman Trophy winner and the cousin of a current Eagles player. But which team got lucky? And what team walked away with a new season of must-see? And who wasn’t so lucky? The Eagles picked up highly sort-after wide receiver DeVonta Smith, […]

Is The Oscars Finally Moving in the Right Direction?


Did Sunday’s Oscars Show Signs that the Academy Is [finally] Moving in the Right Direction? Are the Oscars moving in the Right Direction (right decision)? In short, and as Hollywood’s big night proved, yes. The Academy finally got it right. People of color, minorities, women, and the culture were at the helm of Sunday’s big […]