Emilio’s Mexican Restaurant

Three Reasons why you should (or shouldn’t) eat at Emilio’s Mexican Restaurant. Depending on who you ask, you will receive varying reviews about Emilio’s Mexican Restaurant located in the Capital Hill area of Denver. While some will rave about the cuisine and great drink specials, others may complain about the location on the (in)famous Colfax Avenue. […]

©Winfred Hawkins

Winfred Hawkins

Deconstructing Winfred Hawkins – There’s more than meets the eye I first met Winfred in 2012. We had a mutual friend who invited us and a few other people to a movie discussion group. I didn’t think much of it at the time. As time went on, I met other people and would occasionally run […]


#yeswecode at the Essence Festival

This past weekend,I was fortunate enough to be able to volunteer for an initiative called #yeswecode at the Essence Festival in New Orleans. #Yeswecode  is an initiative started by Van Jones, backed by Prince and made possible thanks to Kalimah Priforce, Ayori Selassie and many more that I saw working incredibly hard during long hours […]


Red’s Little School House

Red’s Little School House ( Not the Little Red School house as it is sometimes erroneously called) is located in Grady, AL about 30 miles from Montgomery. A perfect destination trip for me, a professional procrastinator. I take pride in my ability to avoid things I have to or should do by going on impromptu mini […]