One of my favorite cakes in the world is Tres Leches cake. It takes some time to make, but it's fun to make and well worth the wait. This is a chocolate version I found that sounds delicious. It does include dark rum, but don't worry about children getting a buzz off
The holidays are the times of the generosity of gift-giving, but over-spending on holiday gifts becomes a harsh reality when the credit card bill comes in the mail. With that said, remember to plan ahead.
Take into consideration these holiday spending tips during this year's season
On Friday, November 15th 2013, Thomas Jefferson School of Law in association with the Entertainment Law Society and Intellectual Property Law Association presented a fall fashion show including up and coming designers along with a panel of respected leaders in the areas of law and
I love the flavors of Cajun food, and I found an interesting article by Judy Walker on Nola.com that talked about a gumbo made with leftovers from thanksgiving turkey. This is a great recipe that will also make you excited for post-Thanksgiving dinner:
Turkey Bone Gumbo
(Via Press Release) SILVER SPRING, MD—TV One will premiere two original specials, the network’s first-ever holiday variety show, One Christmas, on Saturday, November 30, 8PM/ET, and Russ Parr’s latest feature film, family drama A Christmas Blessing, on Saturday, December 7, 8PM/ET. Additionally, TV One will air Christmas-themed episodes of the network’s
(Via Press Release) Washington, DC - Melanie L. Campbell, president and CEO of the National Coalition on Black Civic and convener of Black Women's Roundtable, today issued the following statement regarding the change to Senate filibuster rules on behalf of The Black Women's Roundtable:
"Today the U. S. Senate
Great wine begins in the vineyard somewhere between January and March as the season matures. If all goes well and the season ends as it did in 2013 in Sonoma, there will be a collective sigh of relief and another legacy of great wines will
Get Ready for Thanksgiving meal with a sweet potato recipe.
This recipe is from personal chef, Shawn Kramer-Sisson. The Indian spices in this dish may add an interesting flavor to this holiday favorite. I recommend adding allspice as a substitute for Garam Masala because it might not be sold
[caption id="attachment_10130" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Pictured: Kim Etheredge (L) and Wendy Levy (R) Photo credit: Shanda Pierce/TCV[/caption]
The “Let's Find a Cure” Fundraiser event held on Sunday, November 10th celebrated the recent partnership between Mixed Chicks and the Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California. During the event,
Last Week's Headlines
Growth in the eurozone was sluggish in the third quarter, slowing to 0.1%; that represents an annual rate of just 0.4%, compared to the second quarter's annualized 1.2% rate. Powerhouse Germany, which saw 2.9% growth in the second quarter, had less than half