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About Queen Unique

Involved Parent/PTA Member Connoisseur of SOUL Music Lover of ALL things BLACK Poet/Spoken Word Artist Nostalgic Hip Hop head Graphic Artist/Painter Online Radio Hostess Motivational Speaker Habitual Hair Braider Freelance Journalist Random Twitter-er Selective Blogger Published Author Youth Volunteer Choosey Lover Autism Activist Visual Artist Bookworm See full bio at:


Just in case our young men forgot, here’s a reminder from Auntie Badu… Listen to the words, young men. Advertisements

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Lately I’ve Been Reading…

Besides my bible, here’s an update on my latest books purchases and a quick rating for each book. In addition to buying books that I desire to add to my own book collection I also am a library lover so … Continue reading

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Nick Vujicic on Oprah’s Lifeclass

This man changed my perspective. I’ve always been more of a solution seeker than a complainer but once I saw this I vowed to myself I’d NEVER complain again! Watch this excerpt from Oprah’s Lifeclass with Rick Warren.

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Season of Giving: 10 Volunteer Projects for Kids

Its the most wonderful time of the year and (if you’d rather not raise spoiled, selfish kids) volunteer and community service projects are ALWAYS a great way to remind them what the “season of giving” is REALLY about. Here is … Continue reading

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Officially My 2013 Song of the Year: “Girl on Fire”

Claim it! This is officially my 2013 song of the year! Album review coming soon…

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Hope for Haiti Food Packing Event in Naples, Florida!

For those who have wanted for so long to make a difference in Haiti but didn’t know how, here’s your chance! Hope for Haiti in Naples, Florida is planning a food packing event to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy … Continue reading

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A Pic Is Worth 1,000 Words…

…while Twitter only holds 140 characters. Join me on Instagram. Search for “queenuniquemvp”

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FAQ: New Natural Hair Transitioning…

As of late going natural is the new trend & I get NUMEROUS questions from my new naturalista sistas about my crown of nearly 6 years. I decided to put ALL the info into one resource so its easier thus, … Continue reading

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Work Hard, Play Hard at the Edison

Hey local jokers! If you work hard, its time to come play hard at the Edison Restaurant & Bar! Check out the Summertime deal for a FREE office party at one of my favorite spots. Excellent service and there are … Continue reading

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Nominate a Maker: Women Who Make Southwest Florida

Do you know of a dynamic, trailblazing woman who is making a mark on our region in the arts, business, education and politics? Or an exceptional woman who is affecting change through her activism in environmental or social justice issues? … Continue reading

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