Little Artsy Girl in a Big World

Written by Chelsie Boyd. Edited by Mara Strobel-Lanka. You’re going to write a poem about New York. It will be the first of many dreams you place on paper, words flowing together like music. The poem will be titled “Empire,” and you’ll read it to your elementary class about how you yearn to be in… Continue reading Little Artsy Girl in a Big World

Getting to Know the Wilding Collective

I met with Becky Cardenas inside of Vagabond Coffee Co last week, in the heart of the Murray Hill neighborhood she's called home for almost nine years. She's long, lanky, and has an "it girl" quality that reminds me of someone between Hermione Granger studying in the library and Carrie Bradshaw asking me for a… Continue reading Getting to Know the Wilding Collective

Elena Ohlander & the Life of the Creative

"I would say being a creative person has completely altered the path of my life. It's allowed me to be more open to saying 'yes' to things I am fearful of doing and my fear of vulnerability." A brave statement to open my interview with brave soul Elena Ohlander. A model, photographer, visual artist, and… Continue reading Elena Ohlander & the Life of the Creative

The MOMNI Fashion Show: All Questions Answered

  There's been a halo of buzz circling the topic of our Fashion Show coming up next month, and we've been basking in its light. Having just celebrated our sixth month anniversary, we are ready and anxious to treat the ladies & gents of Jax with this momentous event. We cannot wait to see the… Continue reading The MOMNI Fashion Show: All Questions Answered