Category: My Life

Dear Grandma, We Love You. Always.

[ 38 ] May 17, 2011 |
Dear Grandma, We Love You. Always.

She helped raise me. I grew up in her house. We didn’t just see her on holidays. She was ALWAYS there. In our family house. Granny would pick us up from school almost everyday. People remember her because she was an ever-present force in all our lives. My cousins would spend holidays over at Granny’s […]

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I Need Laughter Now More Than Ever

[ 20 ] May 17, 2011 |
I Need Laughter Now More Than Ever

I’m dealing with the loss of my grandmother, who was the matriarch of my very close-knit family. For me, it’s important to grieve, but also very important to be there for my mom, siblings, aunts, uncles and cousins. But MY process of grief is odd. I need to be distracted from the situation at hand. […]

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Happy Friday, folks! I’m Everywhere!

[ 1 ] May 13, 2011 |
Happy Friday, folks! I’m Everywhere!

My peoples!!! The weekend is here. So I shall be frolicking in these Chicago streets. BUT I wanted to make sure y’all know where I hang besides AwesomelyLuvvie.com. Y’all know I can’t stay still. So I hope you check out my other eHangouts. Add me on Twitter (@Luvvieig). This is my fully ratchet account. The […]

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What I’ve Been Up To This Past Month

[ 7 ] April 27, 2011 |
What I’ve Been Up To This Past Month

I wasn’t blogging in the past month, but y’all know I’m a busybody, so I also didn’t saddown. I’m tryna get my eLife and my real life all the way together. I LOVE blogging and won’t stop (can’t stop), but I also want to take what I do to a new level. Nah mean? I’ve […]

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Come Hang With Me In DC and Chicago

[ 9 ] March 18, 2011 |
Come Hang With Me In DC and Chicago

So in the next week, I’m gonna be kicking it and I want to meet some of my readers. TWO locales, TWO chances to see the fool person behind the cartoon. I’m currently in DC for the Nonprofit Technology Conference. *cartwheels on Pennsylvania Avenue* *does the wop on the Washington Monument* I’ll be here until […]

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Happy Birthday, Afrobella!

[ 10 ] March 8, 2011 |
Happy Birthday, Afrobella!

Today is a glorious day! It’s Afrobella‘s birthday!!! Yes, THAT Afrobella. The one whose hair precedes her. The one who folks call the Godmother of Brown Beauty Blogging. She was doing it before people blogged for the freebies (because there were none back then). She’s the reason a lot of people go natural because her […]

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I’m Going to the NTEN Conference in DC! Thanks to YOU!

[ 3 ] March 4, 2011 |
I’m Going to the NTEN Conference in DC! Thanks to YOU!

For the past 2 years, I’ve gone to the Nonprofit Technology Conference to represent the organization I used to work for as Marketing Coordinator. This conference is an awesome 3 days of panels, networking and just getting to learn more about working in the nonprofit technology field (my specialty). Both years I’ve gone, I learned so […]

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I’ve Never Watched Roots: Black History Month Confession

[ 49 ] February 10, 2011 |
I’ve Never Watched Roots: Black History Month Confession

Day 10 of this Black History Month is upon us, and I’m here to get something off my chest. Why? Because I need to cleanse my soul of this burden I’ve carried around for so long. As a strong melanin-blessed individual, I am a card-carrying member of the Coalition of Colored Folks. However, my card […]

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Where in the World is Luvvie Sandiego?

[ 13 ] February 7, 2011 |
Where in the World is Luvvie Sandiego?

What it be like, folks? So I made it out of SnowtoriousBIG on Thursday, with only one hour delay to my flight. SHOURROUT to the greatest city EVER! Can’t nobody sit up here and tell me Chicago isn’t the bomb.com. 2 days after 2 feet of snow and 60 mph winds, the airports were up […]

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What’s Your Zodiac Sign??? I Don’t Know Anymore! *Wall Slide*

[ 67 ] January 13, 2011 |
What’s Your Zodiac Sign??? I Don’t Know Anymore! *Wall Slide*

I woke up today and found out something that has just murked me considerably. Apparently, the Earth has changed alignment and something something something relation to the moon blah blah axis womp blah. But somehow this change that happened has affected the zodiac, and has changed it considerably. So now, here’s what the zodiac is […]

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Skinny Girl Problems Are Real

[ 92 ] January 10, 2011 |
Skinny Girl Problems Are Real

I was loitering on the Twitter yesterday, when @LadyW87 tweeted about how us skinny girls have some trials, and I fully agreed! Skinny girl problems are REAL, and it ain’t our fault that our metabolisms are faster than Usain Bolt. I’m here to share with you what some of them are. And yes, I’m aware […]

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Who’s That on the Birthday Line? It’s LUVVIE!!!

[ 49 ] January 5, 2011 |
Who’s That on the Birthday Line? It’s LUVVIE!!!

Today is a special day! It’s MY BIRTHDAY!!! *and then I hit my dougie* YES MA’AMS and SIRS! Today’s my birthday! *cartwheels* 26 years ago, the world got a tad bit more ratchet, when at 2:30am, my mama birthed me. TWO weeks late. CLEARLY, I wasn’t on much then either. I was in the womb CHILLING. […]

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Allow Me to Re-introduce Myself

[ 122 ] January 3, 2011 |
Allow Me to Re-introduce Myself

Happy New Year, folks!!! *does the cabbage patch* Yessssssss!!! So I hope you stayed outta trouble on the 31st. I’d hate to see any of you on FAILblog.com. By hate, I mean thoroughly enjoy. Anywho, in this new year, I wanted to get folks re-acquainted to the person behind the avatar. And I’ve gotten so […]

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