17 September 2012

Southern Handcraft Society Holiday Fantasies

Get your holiday shopping done early!  The regional Southern Handcraft Society is hosting a holiday craft show at a local Pines senior center. 
Called “Holiday Fantasies,” the southwest Broward chapter is inviting more than 50 local crafting artists specializing in wooden items, quilts, pottery and jewelry, in addition to various Halloween and Christmas ornaments.
 The event runs 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 5 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 6 at Southwest Focal Point Senior Center, 301 N.W. 103rd Ave.
The year, there are dozens of returning artist and many new ones with items in every price range!
Support the “Handmade Movement”—come out and shop!
11 September 2012

Support Public Schools—Get Dinner and a Movie

State budget crisis has left many public schools scrambling to make ends meet—prompting cuts to a broad range of programs. On the chopping block, dozens of Journalism programs across South Florida.

My dear friend and co-worker—Local 10 Reporter Christina Vazquez developed her passion for journalism at G. Holmes Braddock High School.  Due to financial issues, the school was forced to close many media classes.

In an effort to get journalism back at her alma mater- Christina has partnered with Focus on Tomorrow to raise money.

Join Christina this Wednesday, September 12th at Paragon Theater in Coconut Grove for Dinner and a Movie.  Starting at 6:30, you can enjoy a light dinner while watching the new movie, The Words! The event will only cost you $35

Click here to purchase tickets!  

05 September 2012

Asian Afro Perm

Most of us (including myself) try hard to press out our curly-frizzy hair. 
But in Asia—kinky hair is the hottest trend! 
The Asian Perm is used on naturally silky straight hair to achieve the fuller textured look. Hair stylist use traditional perming rollers to allow these curls to take shape. The technique can also be used for dreadlocks or braided styles. 
What do you think of the curly hair style?