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In honor of Restaurant Week, I asked our viewers to share the names of their favorite DMV restaurants. I got so many responses, I thought I’d share in a blog post! I love that this is a diverse list that gives us a taste of the many flavors in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Send me a tweet, @AnnalysaGayle, if your favorite restaurant isn’t on this list! My faves right now...
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(1) Parker Curry releases new book  (2) Ballou Senior High School valedictorian receives honor (3) D.C. church celebrates the wisdom of two members, both over 100 years old (4) Chef Kwame‘s life story to play out in new movie (5) Wale lends voice to cell phone’s store go-go fight (6)Viral comedian honored at BET award  (7) Nipsey Hussle remembered in D.C.  (8) Man starts nationwide effort to change narrative  (9)...
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I still can’t believe we’re entering a NEW decade. Time, please slow down! If you’re like me, you’ve already started making your list of 2020 goals and somewhere on the top of that list are your fitness goals. The challenge is sticking to the plan, once you decide to fulfill the mission. “You have to find your why,” said personal trainer Clive Archer. I’m no pro, but I’m more than...
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I thought about transitioning to natural hair more than twenty times in college. Fear was the one thing that held me back every single time. The thought of doing the “big chop” scared me and I didn’t have the patience. I also knew that I wanted to pursue a career in broadcast journalism, which required a “consistent look” to land a job (so they tell you). If you’re in the...
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I look forward to October/Fall, for two reasons: My birthday  Howard Homecoming  I had a great birthday, thank you all for all the birthday wishes! View this post on Instagram I’m just getting started, don’t pay attention to the clock ⏰. ▫️ ▫️ #birthdaysuit #islandvibesalways #onlygettingbetterwithtime #lifeisbeautiful #nothingisamistake #newseason #changescoming #staytuned #21again #libraszn #powercolor #curves A post shared by Anna-Lysa Gayle (@annalysagayle) on Oct 5, 2019 at 7:23pm PDT Now...
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