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How a Jazz Legend inspired my ‘full-time’ job

New Blog Post —> How a Jazz Legend inspired my ‘full-time’ job. #jazz #BillieHoliday #socialwork #career

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Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday

My teenage aunts and uncles watched the Lady Sings the Blues, a biographical movie, on our new colour RCA television. I was scared and I hid behind the single seat recliner, I was maybe three or four years old. I cried behind that recliner, I didn’t know why, but I was overcome with sadness. Perhaps, it was the slow jazz of Billie Holiday, maybe it was the truth in the music, maybe…

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Catwalk Part III – JesseRowes Debut Collection – Made in Canada

Spring is here! I’m serious…Flowing silhouettes synonymous with floral chiffon, white lace, black peek-a-boo and a coral baby doll! (my favourite)

Eye-catching dresses some long, some short, plunged neck lines and sexy backs. Ready-to-wear, did someone say cocktails, editorial style, fresh and clean!

The JesseRowes Collection is available online 24 hours a day! I can’t wait to see what the future holds for this new brand! CLICK HERE TO BUY!

I'm home! Time to take off these heels! My cookie took this picture of me...Joe's son ;)

I’m home! Time to take off these heels! My cookie took this picture of me…Joe’s son ;)

@JesseRowes Debut Collection (Catwalk) Part III #fashion #catwalk #runway #fblogger #Toronto Catwalk Part III - JesseRowes Debut Collection - Made in Canada Spring is here! I’m serious…Flowing silhouettes synonymous with floral chiffon, white lace, black peek-a-boo and a coral baby doll! 
Part II - I see MAKEUP! JesseRowes Collection

I see MAKEUP! @JesseRowes #FashionShow Collection - Part II #makeup #fashion #beauty #fblogger

Ohhh, so that's how you do it!
Beauty Bar

Beauty Bar

I see…MAKEUP!

A Beauty Bar by Bespoke Makeup

Anyone that knows me, knows that I hardly wear makeup. You wouldn’t think if you looked in my purse. Literally, I bring two full makeup bags wherever I go! The most I wear on my face is Johnson & Johnson baby lotion on my face…

The latter part of 2013 till present, is the most I’ve worn makeup in my lifetime! I love makeup and I have a lot…

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Pre-JesseRowes Runway Fashion Show - Part I

The Pre-@JesseRowes Runway Fashion Show - Part I #fashion #distillerydistrict #Toronto #fblogger

I miss you Jo!
Distillery District - Toronto

Historic Distillery District – Toronto

Frantically walking up and down the bricked ground in my three  inch heels in the distillery district looking for Building 58. Down the aisle, nope…down this alley way, nope. Ok, let me check the map, map says Opera something or another…still can’t find it. Time is running out, I can’t be late! The JesseRowes Debut Collection Fashion Show starts at 1:00pm!

L…

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Libido, Sexy Page-Turner - Interview with Author J.M. George

In honour of #WorldPoetryDay treat yourself to some sexy #poetry - LIBIDO, author J.M. George #erotica #interview Made in #Canada

Libido - Author: J.M. George
Libido - Author: J.M. George

Libido – Author: J.M. George

In honour of World Poetry Day (March 21, 2014), I’d like to you introduce you to Author and Poet, J.M. George.

“As a deep expression of the human mind and as a universal art, poetry is a tool for dialogue and rapprochement. The dissemination of poetry helps to promote dialogue among cultures and understanding between peoples because it gives access to the authentic…

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Meet Photographer Lawrence Kerr

Meet the exclusive photographer for The PuRRR, Lawrence Kerr #photographer #photography #Toronto

Lawrence Kerr & PepperBrooks
Photographer: Lawrence Kerr

Photographer: Lawrence Kerr

Over the last few weeks, I’ve the pleasure of working with celebrity photographer Lawrence Kerr, as his Social Media Consultant or as he calls me, his SMM (Social Media Manager).

Lawrence undertakes a wide variety of creative projects that range from photo-documentaries, published books, travel photography, and renowned events. His style separates him from others, with…

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END BULLYING!

Growing up in Sudbury and being only black child in an all French School was not easy!

END BULLYING!

Growing up in Sudbury and being only black child in an all French School was not easy!

I love Pizza!

I long so much to make beautiful things. But beautiful things require effort and disappointment and perseverance.
Vincent van Gogh (via psych-facts)