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Little Haiti Book Festival 2019

May 5th marked the latest installment of the annual Little Haiti Book Festival. This was my first time attending the fair and it was such a wonderful time!  The Little Haiti Book Festival is presented by the Miami Book Fair and this year they partnered with Sosyete Koukouy of Miami, Inc. The Little Haiti Book …

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Visiting Haiti: Ayiti, Cheri, I Adore You

About a week ago, I was in Haiti visiting relatives with my family in Cap-Haïtien for the first time in 23 years. I felt so many emotions while I was there: happiness, pride, anxiety … Does hot count as an emotion? In all seriousness, we had an amazing time visiting Haiti. We explored Sans-Souci Palace …

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Takeaways from an Evening with Ann Shoket

You may not know her name, but you definitely know her work. Ann Shoket was Editor-in-Chief of Seventeen magazine from 2007 to 2014, and is at least partially responsible for you being the young woman you are today. I mean, where else would you have found tips for getting a cute butt without exercise AND …

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