We love the kids!

I was all the way grown when I learned the Pointers Sisters sang the number song. Can someone please ask Ms Badu to record an updated version? She loves the…

Record Store Day

It’s almost here! That’s right, we love Record Store Day. Got the free totes from previous years to prove it! Check out their site and find a participating store near…

Hip Hop & Yoga = Yes Yes Y’all.

The summer of 2010 was, as they say in the movies, magical. There was a sort of resurgence of good music and good food, and dope spaces in which to…

HBG Field Trips

In a lifetime ago (or so it seems) schools had resources that allowed them to help enrich the lives of students outside the classroom.  Now that may very well be…

Inspired

It’s Saturday night. I’m not happy, but thankfully I’m not sad either. I rock this space lately I call limbo. So let’s call it that.  I walk in limbo from…

Innocent in Chicago

“You’re in good hands, I’m Innocent.” I could see the taxi driver smiling in the rearview mirror. What kicked this conversation off was my disclaimer . . . “I’m not…