Welcome to Whine & Lipstick

You’ve seen them. You’ve heard them. They can’t be missed or ignored. They are Grown Women discussing their passions, their plights and their pursuits. Whether they are in the beauty salon chair, lounging with their sister-friends, or kicking it 7/11 style with a slumber party – these Grown Women are ready to share, discuss and inspire other Grown Women. All […]

#There’s Something About Mary, The Musical

 PRESS RELEASE, WINTER 2015 JOURNEY OF A LIGHTHOUSE PRODUCTIONS IN MINISTRY AND PARTNERSHIP WITH PLEASANT GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH OFFICIALLY PRESENT: #THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY, THE MUSICAL. WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY MISS JONES, A MARYLAND NATIVE, #THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY PLACES A TRADITIONAL CHRISTMAS STORY THROUGH THE EYES OF MARY. DESIGNED AS A 7-ACT MINI-BROADWAY SHOW, SPANNING FROM GOD’S ULTIMATUM TO […]

Graduation!

” Abraham Maslow was accurate when he theorized the hierarchy of human needs. His research demonstrated that from childbirth until old age, humans are designed to consistently seek where one’s true passion resides and how it shapes one’s future aspirations. College is presented as the ideal medium to help pursue dreams, pick up new talents, and help solidify possible career objectives. Yet, after graduating six […]

Kuts. – The Hair Journey

What happens when you go on a journey of finding yourself? Becoming familiar with who you are and what you can offer the world? Inviting others along for the journey, hoping that inspiration, enlightenment and discussion finds them along the way? Kuts. takes you on a journey of discovery of oneself through Hair. Miss. Jones uses herself as a vessel, […]

Tea & Nail Polish: Brains, Beauty & Branding

Career branding, personal branding & character development go hand in hand – you create an authentic “brand voice” that correlates with your own personal image. I sat down with the founder of LemonJelly Salon and lead hair stylist in the Washington DC Metro area, Claire Britt-Cockrum, to discuss how young women can begin creating their authentic “brand voice” today by simply […]

Meet Miss. Jones

MISS JONES IS A WRITER, A PASSIONATE VISIONARY AND A HUMANITARIAN ORGANIZER. A MARYLAND NATIVE, NEW YORK CITY TRANSPLANT, MISS JONES ATTENDED THE NEW SCHOOL’S MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MEDIA MANAGEMENT PROGRAM WHERE SHE ZEROED IN ON HER INNATE PASSION FOR GENERATIONAL PROVOCATION AND ENTREPRENEURIAL INSPIRATION. REMAINING TRUE TO “LIFTING WHILE LEADING” MISS JONES IS IMMERSED IN ACTIVITIES THAT ENCOURAGE, […]

Your Voice Matters!

I believe that greatness lives in all of us, and the first step to achieving greatness is simply believing in yourself – realizing that your VOICE matters and can help inspire those who may have lost hope along the way. This year I am charging everyone to be an inspiration to someone else. Whether it is working towards a solution […]