A Few Things To Think About Before You Head From Harlem To The Royal Wedding

Harlem already has a deep royal history, from Napoleon Bonaparte’s cousin Joseph Bonaparte to Prince William; and then, to Lord Viscount Courtenay, who lived at the Claremont Inn to Harlem’s wedding of the century of Nat King Cole and Maria Cole at Abyssinian Baptist Church. And of course, beloved Princess Di visiting the AIDS unit at Harlem Hospital. Continue Reading →

Hey Harlem, Do You Need Etiquette Classes?

development_and_finishing_institute_graduation-in-harlemYou could sign-up for some fancy dinners, aesthetically naive childhood dream weddings, and many many more classes that are a series of modern etiquette classes specifically curated to help those “unfinished” and socially aspirational/desperate amongst us navigate this oh so unique age of manners and misdemeanors. Continue Reading →