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Well Damn! Talk about reinventing oneself….

I've always thought Karrueche was a beautiful girl. But there are a lot of beautiful girls out there. Karrueche is the sweet, cheated on and finally had enough, ex-girlfriend of Chris Brown. I guess exposing her authentic and vulnerable self on national TV, in the loving care of Iyanla Vanzant, gave her the strength to [...]
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Fathers Day 2015

I put together this collage to honor my father, my husband and my brother...all of whom passed away much too soon. They were great fathers, or at least they were the best fathers they knew how to be. So many men get the short end of the stick, when it comes to getting praise. Whenever [...]
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3 Generations Donna D and sister Gale, mother Laura, and daughter Ashley Joi

Mothers Day 2005 Campaign #ThrowbackThursday

This was my favorite Mothers Day Campaign. I did it in 2005. 3 Generations! My daughter Ashley, my sister Gale and our beloved Mom, Laura. My late brother Stewart took the photo. Happy Mothers Day to all the fabulous ladies! www.DonnaD.com
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Spencer Haywood-Hall of Fame

Congratulations to my friend Four-time NBA ALL STAR SPENCER HAYWOOD On his Induction into THE NAISMITH MEMORIAL BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME CLASS OF 2015 Finally! A lot of folks don't know that Spencer Haywood is responsible for changing the NBA rules, so that players didn't have to wait four years after high school, before turning [...]
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I’m Now a Pet Person!

I am officially a Pet person! I NEVER thought I would be. Growing up, my family always had dogs, but I never interacted with them. I was afraid of them. As a kid visiting Lexington, KY, I sat in the backseat of my uncles car, waiting for my parents to come out, and instead, my [...]
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Elf make-up Brushes

I always thought when it came to brushes, that more expensive was better. But on a recent visit to Los Angeles, my niece introduced me to ELF brushes at Target. I couldn’t wait to try them. I am used to spending close to $50 for a lipstick, so it felt great to get 6 beautiful […]

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Throwback Thursdays

3 Generations of Girl Groups So proud of my family legacy! Singing was definitely in our blood. My mother sang with a quartet at Kentucky State University in the late 1930's. My mom is at the bottom left (top left picture). I am still researching to try and find the name of her group. I [...]
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