Opening Night of Independent Film La Madame & Road Trip to Mississippi

Oh, it doesn't get much better than family and film ♥   When I made the trip home to Mississippi for the premiere of La Madame, my family and I jammed out to cheesy country songs, ate snacks, and stopped at rest stops across the states. It is always great getting to spend time with family [...]

Hats Off to the Grad! | The VIP Graduates from Northeast State Community College

  The last few weeks have been absolutely CRAZY because of final projects and exams; however, all of the hard work, tears, and late night coffee runs finally paid off! *wink* Last night, I graduated cum laude with an Associate of Science in Broadcasting from Northeast State Community College, and I am excited to say that [...]

The Playoffs | A Spring Fashion Experience at ETSU by Montess Burt

Last night, my fabulous friend Montess Burt of MLBe Talent put on a spring fashion experience at the East Tennessee State University D.P. Culp Ballroom called The Playoffs, sponsored by the ETSU Black Affairs Association. Featuring hot name brands like Buckle, Victoria's Secret, Charlotte Russe, and JCPenney and independent designers such as Jones'n (Chicago, IL), [...]

VIP Scrapbook: Gabe’s Grand Opening in Johnson City, TN

Over the weekend, I attended the fabulous grand opening of Gabe's (Gabriel Brothers Inc) in Johnson City, Tennessee. I had never stepped foot in a Gabe's store before Saturday, and let me tell y'all--it was truly an awesome and deal-striken adventure! AHH! And it was such an unbelievable experience that I am going to share it with [...]

VIP to Live Blog at Grand Opening of Gabe’s in Johnson City, TN March 5th

AHH! VIP readers, guess what! The VIP is going to be appearing and live-blogging at the Gabriel Brothers, Inc. grand opening on March 5th in Johnson City, Tennessee!  So, what is Gabe's and why should YOU (yes, you!) come to the grand opening (other than to see me, of course *wink*)? Gabriel Brothers, Inc. is [...]