Fast Forward from Madam C.J. Walker to Courtney Ross: Beauty Entrepreneurs of a Timeless Kind

by Javaughnae Malone March 26, 2024 520

In honor of Women’s History Month, we shine a spotlight on the remarkable journey of Courtney Ross. An expert beautician and a pioneering entrepreneur, she’s transformed countless faces and empowered a multitude of aspiring beauticians and beauty professionals to actualize their dreams. Her life and work mirror the indomitable spirit of Madam C.J. Walker, a […]

“Championing Equality: Jack Johnson’s Story and Dexter’s Fitness Center”

by Javaughnae Malone February 28, 2024 821

As we close the door on Black History Month, we dive deep into a story that we hope will ignite your inner champion. Buckle up because we’re about to explore the story of the legendary Jack Johnson, who became the world’s first Black heavyweight boxing champion, shattering racial barriers, and how a modern-day gym “Dexter’s […]

“Miss Alabama 2023: Unveiling the Woman Behind the Crown”

by Javaughnae Malone January 08, 2024 530

  In the heart of Mobile, Alabama, we had the pleasure of sitting with the radiant Brianna Burrell, Miss Alabama 2023. This accomplished young woman embodied grace, intelligence, and a humble spirit that has carried her through her remarkable journey. We delved deep into Brianna’s journey, her inspirations and dreams, the memorable moments during the […]

Empowering Lives Beyond Barriers: The AdaptFocus Journey

by Javaughnae Malone July 29, 2023 858

In a world that often fails to recognize the immense potential within disability-owned minority businesses and organizations, there are inspiring stories that defy stereotypes and change lives. Meet the extraordinary individual behind AdaptFocus, a disability-founded minority organization breaking barriers and creating opportunities for disabled individuals in minority communities. In this blog, we dive deep into […]

Journey to the Beat: Unveiling the Musical Tale of DJ Fergg

by Javaughnae Malone June 28, 2023 829

Welcome to June, when we celebrate the rich tapestry of Black music that has shaped the world as we know it. From the soulful melodies of Gospel to the infectious rhythms of Hip-Hop, Black music has consistently pushed boundaries, inspired change, and united people from all walks of life. Today, we embark on a journey […]

Eunice C. Mingo: A Dedicated Therapist Educating the Community on Mental Wellness

by Javaughnae Malone May 31, 2023 856

Meet Eunice C. Mingo, a determined, loyal, and insightful licensed Psychotherapist who owns ECM Counseling Services and the Mingo Matters Foundation. Eunice shares her story of how she got started in her career, how she handles pressures in life and business and a success story that she’s particularly proud of. Becoming a Mental Health Professional […]

Shannon Treadwell: A Compassionate Therapist Guiding Others to Inner Peace

by Javaughnae Malone May 24, 2023 784

Introduction: Meet Shannon Treadwell, a therapist passionate about making a tangible difference in people’s lives. With a strong belief in the power of counseling, Shannon has embarked on a fulfilling career that has led her to help countless individuals navigate the challenges they face. In this article, we delve into Shannon’s inspiring journey, her strategies […]

Meet Sabrina Howard Making Bold Waves One Paint Stroke At A Time

by Javaughnae Malone March 30, 2023 1,013

Sabrina Howard is the CEO/founder of Breative LLC, a fine artist and creative; she lives and breathes Visual art/fine art. How it all started   Ever since she was little, she recalls: “I’ve always loved visual arts and wanted to be an artist; very early on, I decided it would be my career choice. So, […]

Celebrating Our Veterans

by Javaughnae Malone November 11, 2022 740

We at Vivian’s Door honor our U.S. Armed Forces veterans, past and present, for their bravery, sacrifice, and service to our country. Many have paid the ultimate price for our democracy and this great nation, America. Lorenzo Rhodes is a 39-year-old veteran who served in the United States Marine Corps from 2001-2008. He owns and […]

Tears of Persistence

by Admin January 31, 2022 1,125

by Jamal Robinson Yesterday, I experienced something unique. It was so overwhelming that I couldn’t bring myself to even write about it until this very moment sitting here at my apartment at 4:00 am. Ironically, I started writing this article at exactly 4:25 am (my actual birthday), so maybe this article will be one of […]