Posts Written OnFebruary 2017

Nine Lives Cat Cafe

  FINALLY!! I have been looking forward to the Nine Lives Café opening for what feels like an eternity! For those of you who don’t know me personally, I am a total cat lady. Although, I like to think my cat is more like a dog. He is very skilled in the game of fetch with his favorite. “mousie”. I digress.. Hats off to the Yelp team once again for a fabulous event! If you’re not on yelp … get on there already! I was part of the first group for this grand opening party. I arrived about 10 am…

The Woman On the Mural

It’s Black History Month! I wanted to highlight two wonderful women (girl power!) that relate to the culture of Indiana. First up – Madam C. J. Walker photo credit: biography.com You may recognize her name from the Madam C. J. Walker theater downtown. That’s the one! She was an entrepreneur, activist and philanthropist. She is recognized as the first female self-made millionaire in America. She was born in Louisiana, however, she established her headquarters for her manufacturing company right here in Indianapolis! She built a beauty school, factory and hair salon. She cultivated “The Walker System” which was a beauty…