An Interview with Yogi Kevion Devanté

An Interview with Yogi Kevion Devanté

"Yoga is consciousness, the union of mind, body and soul," said Mississippi native and yogi Kevion Devanté. Kevion is an artist skilled in many areas. He is a photographer, model and musician. He also loves yoga. Yoga is Kevion's favorite. "I started practicing yoga after years of marching in high school and college bands initially for body and mind rehabilitation purposes," said Kevion. "It was my way of keeping my vehicle refurbished, balanced and aligned." A study abroad trip to Asia allowed Kevion to start and cultivate his own unique yogic flow by incorporating other learned asanas and martial arts techniques....Read More
Self-Love Advocate Katie Winnen

Self-Love Advocate Katie Winnen

I found Katie Winnen in TSC Bloggers and Business Babes on Facebook, a group dedicated solely to female entrepreneurs who celebrates each other's successes. Katie is a self-love advocate from the San Francisco Bay Area who works with women to work past insecurity, poor body image, doubt and shame. Her ultimate goal is to allow these women gain self-confidence and self-love. When Katie was only eight-years-old, she struggled with body image. She even made it her new year's resolution to lose weight. "That just goes to show that from a young age I thought being thinner was the main goal....Read More
Looking Back and Looking Forward to 2018

Looking Back and Looking Forward to 2018

I figured today would be the perfect time to publish this one. A few weeks ago, I reached out to many creatives on my personal Instagram account and asked a few questions. The caption read: this year of growth is almost over. Did you accomplish your 2017 goals? Have you started planning for 2018? What advice would you give to someone interested in joining the same niche as you? I received great responses and more than I thought I would. 2018 is off to a great start. Continue reading below. Creator of ilCornerStop Mariah Henderson "I didn’t do everything I...Read More
Breast Cancer Survivor Gabrielle Curb

Breast Cancer Survivor Gabrielle Curb

She's a lover of all things fashion and beauty and has the most uplifting and radiant personality. She's also a 27-year-old breast cancer survivor. Her name is Gabrielle Curb. A few weeks ago when I returned to work, I wanted my first story back to be a feature of a breast cancer survivor in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I had been following Gabrielle's story on Facebook for about two years. Throughout her entire journey, I watched how she exuded so much confidence. We had about an hour conversation over the phone. Full of smiles, laughter and a few...Read More
Es1: Money Mentor for the Artist Entrepreneur: Katherine Pomerantz

Es1: Money Mentor for the Artist Entrepreneur: Katherine Pomerantz

Fioreme's first interviewee of its Entrepreneur Series is Colorado native, Katherine Pomerantz. Katherine is the face and name behind the Bookkeeping Artist, a blog and bookkeeping firm that helps artistic entrepreneurs find freedom and profit by changing the way they think and feel about money. Katherine was never a starving artist, although she was a theatrical director and performer for many years. One day, Katherine realized that her own struggles with money were merely a symptom of a greater bad money mindset permeating the creative community. She now champions artistry in business and combats money monsters at www.bookkeepingartist.com. Katherine's tagline...Read More
Yenory Pouncil : iAmHealthyFit Part 2

Yenory Pouncil : iAmHealthyFit Part 2

Follow my blog with Bloglovin iAmHealthyFit is a community that empowers Women of Color to live happy and healthy. In part two of Yenory Pouncil's interview, she shared some of her favorite exercises, advice on individuals just starting out, and her greatest achievements. Yenory's favorite exercises... I love compound exercises. They work different muscle groups at the same time, and they are awesome if you are short in time. They are also perfect for working out at the office. Compound exercises help you build more muscle and burn more calories. Yenory shared 3 compound exercises you should try on her...Read More
Yenory Pouncil: iAmHealthyFit Part 1

Yenory Pouncil: iAmHealthyFit Part 1

It has been almost seven years since Yenory Pouncil began her healthy living journey. She is a proud Garifuna Afro-Latina originally from Honduras, but now resides in Washington, D.C. Yenory started a website titled iAmHealthyFit after four of her friends wanted to workout with her after work. They would meet at a park in New York City and exercise together. On Yenory's website, she stated, "Not only did we support each other, we also pushed each other when we lacked motivation." iAmHealthyFit is a space created for Women of Color that can learn that living healthier and happier is attainable,...Read More