S2, Ep 205 – “Caroling Dusk” First off, shout out to the Queen Sugar writers for giving me what I needed this episode! Y’all knew that although I was waiting patiently for answers about Kenya Doll, I was getting a little antsy. Y’all knew that I needed Charley to look out for my BFF, Darla,… Read More Beneath the Surface: Queen Sugar Recap, Season 2, Ep. 5
S2, Ep 204 – “My Soul’s High Song” Good in the Hood The paper Nova writes for has a new editor. Steve has entered the building and he wants to makes some changes. He likes Nova’s works but wants to focus on balancing the good and the bad. Instead of Nova penning what the majority… Read More Bad News: Queen Sugar is Plagued
Coming July 21, 2017 Starring: Regina Hall Queen Latifah Jada Pinkett Smith Tiffany Haddish I had the privilege and the pleasure of viewing a special screening of Girls Trip at this year’s BlogHer Conference. I expected the movie to be engaging and full of Black girl magic, but I was not prepared for how hilarious… Read More Sisterhood & Shenanigans: Girls Trip is Lit!
S2, Ep 203 – “What Do I Care For Morning” Keep Ya Head Up Micah is understandably traumatized still from his ordeal with the police officer. Luckily, he has Aunt Nova who understands him when his mother is preoccupied with divorcing her philandering husband and making sure her mill is up and running in time… Read More Don’t Mess With Mine: Queen Sugar shows there’s power in love & power in numbers.
No need for a grand introduction. Let’s run this back: Bruno Mars opened the show the way an awards show should be opened. I never get tired of seeing him groove. He also won his first BET Award! French Montana performed a song I’ve never heard, but that’s not saying much because I usually listen… Read More BET Awards 2017: Old School Owned the Night!
S2, Ep. 201: “After the Winter” My cousins and ‘nem are back! Oh, how I’ve missed the Bordelons. If you didn’t watch the first season, I suggest you binge watch ASAP and join the rest of us for the second dose of Sugar. In the meantime, let’s run this back: Nova, who these fellas? In… Read More Queen Sugar is Back!
Cliff – The Cosby Show No, he’s not my favorite because we share a last name in real life. Cliff Huxtable is my favorite TV dad of all time because he was successful, funny, and had a down-to-earth approach to parenting. I loved the lessons he taught using creative tactics. My faves: Teaching Theo what… Read More Take 5: My Favorite TV Fathers