Sherize Kharyzma

Love & Appreciation for Our Readers ^_^ Holiday Season (Dec/Jan) Issue!

Hello Darlings, It’s officially my favorite time of the year; the holiday season and the best part – getting to experiencing it through the eyes of our kids. The spirit of giving is rampant throughout the air so Media Maven is keeping the spirit alive with Goddess Giveaways of the golden kind, throughout the season. […]

Love & Appreciation for our Readers ^_^ October/November 2011

Ola Darlings, It’s Media Maven here, and have I got loads of fun, fashionably organic and eco-licious content for you. But first, let’s acknowledge that October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, as well as Domestic Violence Awareness Month – two very important causes that we at Media Maven are seriously passionate about! Since we’ve […]

The Miracle Doctor for Ethnic Beauty Mavens

Ola Darlings, So I’ve been busy scoping out this holiday’s latest beauty finds, and I was stopped in my tracks when I found the perfect beauty miracles. In fact, the collection is part of America’s fastest growing ethnic beauty brand. Ladies, the Dr. is officially in and makes house calls. Dr. Miracle expands the award-winning […]

The Kissably Fab Lips Issue

Goodbye Chapped and Hello Kissably Fabulous Lips Calling all beauty mavens; chapped lips can not only be distracting, its also painful and embarrassing. Try Carmex. It can cure those winter blues. It soothes and heals chapped lips, as well as cold sores. Not even the briskest of breezes can get to those kissable puckers. In […]

Chronicles of a Single Multimaven Mom

I remember it like it was yesterday.  The day was May 19th when I received the phone call. “Hello, Sherize? It’s Hong. I have some good news and some bad news,” was the words coming from the other end of the phone. Now I could feel the drama brewing as the adrenaline sped the pace […]

Understanding Qi, Our Vital Life Force

Many cultures have a word that means energy and refer to the bio-energetic field of the human body. Words such as chi or qi (Chinese/Japanese), prana (Indian), and ruah (Hebrew) are all understood as the life force (vital to survival) that is part of ALL living things. Knowing our own unique resource of Qi allows […]

Mighty Twelve To The Rescue ^_^

Meridians, or energy channel, correspond to one of the twelve organs in the human body, according to Traditional Chinese Medicine; each are affiliated to one of the five elements, and assuming said characteristics. Organs are either Yin or Yang, with corresponding Yin to Yang ratios and vice versa. Element-Earth-Organs -Spleen (Yin)-Stomach (Yang) Element-Metal-Organs-Lungs (Yin)-Large Intestine […]

TGIFs Friends, Cocktails & Couture Review ^_^

From 1998 to 2004, I was what you would call, a faithful evangelist of Sex and the City.  In fact, Carrie’s style and flair gave rise to me being a Bloganista.  So naturally, any buzz of SATC2 tribute events would attract me, like bees to honey.   My first stop led me to Stir’s on First […]

Hairy Tales ^_^Chronicles of a Hair Guru

Rodolfo Valentin, known for his superb hair creations (founder & developer of Hair Infusions) such as hair extensions and Hair Infusion began his quest in 1984, before the service itself existed. Valentin collected and saved donated hair from his clients to perfect Hair Infusions; being branded as a revolutionary introduction to the Hair Industry. Hair […]

WhoWhatWear ^_^

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