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A Fellow Blogger…

The lovely Prissy over at Rush Our Fashion is having her first giveaway!!  Get on over there and support her, and possibly win that gorgeous ring!

http://www.rushourfashion.com/2010/12/1st-giveaway.html

1st Giveaway

What better way to end Christmas than with a giveaway!  Rush Our is having its first giveaway, guys! My friend sells beautiful jewelry that I fell in love with. This is a beautiful purple (my fav color) jewelled ring. Its simply gorgeous. There is just something about big bold rings that I love.
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Here’s how to enter:
1. You must be a follower/reader of Rush Our Fashion (follow via google reader, facebook, bloglovin, or feedburner). This will count as one entry once you leave a comment on the BLOG
2. If you tweet or blog about this giveway, you will receive an additional entry. Please leave a separate comment for your tweet or blog post. You must leave the link to your tweet or blog post in your comment.
3. In reality, each person could have 3 entries. If you are a follower, you tweet about the giveaway, and blog about the giveaway, please leave 3 separate comments.

4. You must be willing to leave your email address in each comment you post so that I can contact you if you win.
5. Contest is only open to US residents.
6. You must be willing to provide your mailing address (to me only) if you are the winner.
7. Contest ends on January 2, 2011.

Thanks guys & Good Luck!!
Prissy

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I love music…

Anyone who “knows” me knows my love for music.  In particular, hip hop, r&b, urban pop, and 80s-90s pop!  I’ll periodically, probably every Tuesday(release day) give u my review of new music.  This week I purchased Keyshia Cole’s new CD, “Calling all Hearts”.  It is presently on sale at Best Buy for 7.99, the sale should end on Saturday, Jan 1.  Here’s my review:

Keyshia Cole Calling All Hearts Album Cover

The CD has very few tempo changes on it.  It starts w/the first release, “I Aint Thru” feat Nicki Minaj, which is a banger.  I love this song.  In fact I find myself repeating it alot.  However the rest of the album is a little slow.  There is ballad after ballad.  Which is great when you are in the mood for ballads, but every great CD needs a change of pace!  It is a great CD, but I think she would have had more success adding a couple of more uptempo songs to the list, just for variety!  All in all I give it 3 of 5 stars!  I think its definitely worth picking up, if are a Keyshia fan!

Decoded

Jay-Z one of my 2 favorite artists(the other being his wife, Beyonce) is releasing a book!  No, its not his autobiography, The Black Book, but it will unleash some of the meaning behind his lyrics.  You can purchase a copy on preorder.  The book will ship on 11.16.10.  I bought mine today!!

**So I never published this draft.  I ended up w/2 copies of the book, I couldn’t wait for Amazon to ship it, so I ended up going to B&N and buying one on the release date.  I will post a review later today!

I’m Back!

And I’m ready, I’ve been swamped with being a mom, wife, and worker! But I’ve used the time away to finally develop an idea of how I really want my blog to flow. Stay tuned, as giveaways, information, and my journey will be forthcoming. I have some travelling coming up in February, so those pics will be up, as well as many other events that I will be frequenting. My goal is to post at least 2-3 times/week, photos or none! So grow with me…