Wednesday, May 16, 2018
I must say, I can’t wait to indulge in all of the food that will be provided at the festival. I love to eat, and this will be the perfect festival for foodies like myself. Please don’t just hear about this event, but please be apart of this wonderful food festival. This festival will bring income to fellow entrepreneurs, our local economy, and great publicity to our city!!!!!!
To purchase tickets to the Butcher Board Festival, please visit the website www.butcherboardfestival.com
Make sure to be apart of one of Memphis’ best food festivals sponsored by City Tasting Tours!
Friday, April 6, 2018
We all know Dr. King for his infamous Mountain Top speech, this speech has been recited in our churches (The Black Church), and at Black History programs in our schools. We also know Dr. King as one of the greatest Civil Rights leaders to ever walk the face of this earth.
Here is some of the video footage and pictures I was able to capture during my experience of the #MLK50 celebrations in my city, where Dr. King was assassinated, Memphis, Tn.I must say that after all the Black History programs I’ve attended, and all of the speeches I’ve heard made about Dr. King, were not as sentimental for me as the events I witnessed during the #MLK50 celebrations.
To hear people like Rev. Jesse Jackson speak of his experiences with Dr. King during the civil rights era made me realize that I must do more for my generation and my community in order to see change.
I also participated in the I AM A MAN march, this was a wonderful experience because I’ve never participated in a march before. I got to experience what Dr. King and other civil rights leaders did in the 1960’s so that we (Blacks) could have the same rights as (Whites).
We as people, I mean Black, Hispanic, Whites, and etc, must come together and see one another as human beings and not for the color of our skin. We are all God's people and He has no perspective person. Let’s get ready to turn our dreams into realities!!!! We need each other!!!
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Whit Michelle Boutique can’t get enough of stripes! There are so many ways you can wear stripes. You can wear stripes with other patterns such as polka dots. Stripes are a great pattern to mix prints with. Stripes are a great pattern to pair with bold colors and statement jewelry.
The dress pictured below is a navy and white dress from Whit Michelle Boutique paired with a lime green statement piece necklace, and some lime green heels.
Shop this dress and more styles at www.whitmichelleboutique.com
With Love and Style,
Owner of Whit Michelle Boutique
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Stripes are a staple pattern to the fashion world!!!! What woman doesn’t have a pair of stripes in her closet???!!!! Black and white stripes are my go to at all times, whenever I see a pair of black and white stripes I have to purchase them. As a boutique owner, I am always on the hunt of finding some black and white stripes to add to the Whit Michelle Boutique Collection!
This black and white midi striped dress from Whit Michelle Boutique has been one of our best selling dresses. This dress has great length, pockets, and great stretch. I love this dress because it’s comfortable, and I can wear it to work, on the weekend for brunch, and church. Shop this dress and more from www.whitmichelleboutique.com
With love and style,
Owner of Whit Michelle Boutique
Monday, February 12, 2018
On last weekend, my family and I decided to do brunch at a local restaurant in our city called Best Friends Grill!
I must say this was one of the best brunch experiences I’ve had in my city. Brunch at Best Friends Grill is provided on the weekends. They provide a four course meal. I started off with an omelette, that consisted of turkey sausage, bell peppers, onions, mushrooms, tomatoes and shredded cheese.
Next, I had French toast, catfish, and asparagus. The food was superb. There are other options to choose from such as lamb pops, chicken and waffles, pancakes, and russet potatoes. Can you believe the chicken and waffles are apart of the second course meal; and then you still choose between garlic herb chicken, catfish or lamb pops as your third course meal.
Please make Best Friends Grill one of your brunch spots for the weekend.
With Style and Love for food,
The Whit Michelle Experience
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
As a foodie I am always looking for a new place in my city to grab breakfast, lunch and dinner! I frequent a local restaurant in my city for breakfast called Sunrise!
Every time I take a visit to Sunrise, I get the exact items on each visit. I always purchase The Rocky Mountain Omelette, a Buttermilk pancake, and a cup of Joe! On my last visit, I substituted the ham for chicken because the ham is too salty. I must say this local restaurant has is by far one of the best places for breakfast. The omelettes are large in size, and good to your tummy! The buttermilk pancakes remind you of Mom and Grandma’s pancakes on a Saturday morning. I’ve also tried the cheddar grits and they were pretty good, I think they just needed a little salt added to them. The bacon is delicious!!The price range is a moderate price range. I’m not a big breakfast person, but this place makes me want to pay a visit everyday! Sunrise is opened everyday from 5A.M. to 3P.M.. Sunrise is located in the downtown Memphis area, 670 Jefferson Ave.
Friday, January 19, 2018
Now that I am older, I can’t get enough of ruffles! Ruffles really enhance an outfit, and they can turn a simple outfit into a red carpet outfit that will have everyone asking, “where did you get that outfit?”
This white button down blouse with the ruffle details is from Whit Michelle Boutique. This blouse can be worn with a skirt, leggings, denim jeans, and I must say, I love this blouse with leather!!!
If I could style this blouse with something else, it would be with some leather leggings and some red pointy toe patten leather pumps.
Shop this look and more at http://whitmichelleboutique.com/
With Style and Love,
Friday, January 12, 2018
Every oyster lover is always looking for a great place to get some oh so gooooood oysters!!!!! In Memphis, Tn there are a few restaurants that have a wide selection of oysters. In previous years, I only patronized a local restaurant called Pearl Oyster whenever I had an appetite for oysters. I must say that Pearl Oyster has some great oysters, but another restaurant located in the Midtown area of Memphis, Tn has some scrumptious oysters!!!! The name of this restaurant is Sweetgrass/Nextdoor! I had the pleasure of having the chargrilled oysters, and some raw oysters from Baltimore, MD. This restaurant shucks the raw oysters right in front of you!!!
Monday through Friday, Sweetgrass/Nextdoor offers the raw oysters for $0.75 each from 5-7p.m.. Also, you must try one of their salads with the vinaigrette dressing.
With Love and Grace,
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Floral print is no longer just for our grandmother's and mothers anymore!!!! In recent trends, we have seen that floral prints have been the must have trends in fashion. Floral prints are one of those patterns that is a staple print to the fashion world. Floral patterns will never go out of style!!! They may not be everyone's favorite, but Whit Michelle Boutique will show you how you can fall in love with the floral print pattern!!!!
Shop this look at www.whitmichelleboutique.com
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Victorian fashion is one of a kind fashion that can be dated back to the Elizabethan era. Victorian fashion is a classic. Victorian fashions can be placed in the back of your closet and you can forget that it is there, and ten years from then it will still have its place in fashion. Victorian fashion is a great investment to the stylish fashionistas wardrobe.
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Whit Michelle Boutique