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Demetria Lucas: A Belle at BlogHer 2014

If you have heard of Demetria Lucas, you may remember her as a Relationship Editor for Essence magazine.  You might know her as a successful author of a relationship book , or you may have become familiar with her as a prominent member of the blogging community. 235 more words

Demetria Lucas

How to Survive High School

Here are High School Survival Tips from Alexus!

1. Pay attention to what you do.
2. Keep your eyes open.
3. Pursue your dreams and goals. 118 more words


Ms. Banks

It’s been over a year since I heard Before I ever met you and totally fell in love with this lady that perfectly combines electronic/downtempo beats with meaningful and relatable lyrics, mostly about love, desire and breakup, but without sounding pathetic and clingy. 55 more words


Trending Thursday::: The Power of Words in Music- Spoken Word Artist speaks some words for thought #keepittrending

So I thought I’d round this last Thursday in this month ending in a Girl Power note (Not forever lol).  As I was perusing my facebook I saw this post by Groundswell.   51 more words

Trending Thursday

Summer Salutations: Dear South Loop Yoginis ...

Dear yoginis,
We hope you are using this summer to read, connect with family, and hone your leadership skills. Above all, we hope you live each moment with the confidence that you are smart, strong, and important. 431 more words

Promising Bloom: The Princess in Black

The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale and Dean Hale; illustrated by LeUyen Pham. 9780763665104. October 2014. Gr. K-3

What a week! We don’t post Promising Blooms very often since we like to reserve the designation for the very best books that we just can’t wait to talk about, and this week you get two Promising Blooms.  240 more words

Primary (K-2)