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Oct
19

Liberian Artists

Lifestyle

On this episode I sit down with a few very talented artists here in Liberia, many of you have been asking to get an inside…

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Oct
05

Real Talk With Philimena- Making The Move To Liberia!

Lifestyle

On this edition of "Real Talk With Philimena" I give a little insight on MY experience and how to prepare when deciding to take the…

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Sep
27

Fabrar Rice

Lifestyle, Nature

This week on Philimena.com I am taking you inside of a rice processing plant in Kakata, Liberia. Did you know the typical Liberian consumes more…

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Sep
24

Real Talk With Philimena

Lifestyle

So I have decided to start a new segment called "Real Talk With Philimena". I wanted to create something less formal than an episode to…

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Sep
13

Views

Lifestyle

This week on Philimena.com we take a break from the usual and bring you VIEWS of Monrovia! I teamed up with my good friend Theo…

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Aug
31

#FBF That Time I Was Featured in Refinery 29!

Lifestyle

My girl @yagazieemezi did a shoot for @refinery29 about real Liberian women and body image on the beautiful beaches of Liberia 📸 #liberia #liberiangirl#takebackthebeach Royda, 30 "I am a 5'1" and…

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Aug
30

City Living In Monrovia!

Lifestyle

I have been getting a lot of questions on what a typical apartment in Monrovia looks like, so in this week's episode of Philimena.com I…

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Aug
16

Ma Ju’s & The Burger Spot

Lifestyle

This week on Philimena.com I take you inside one of Liberia's hottest new restaurants Ma Ju's & The Burger Spot located in Clara Town on…

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Aug
02

Campaign

Lifestyle

On July 31st, 2017 Liberia officially began its campaign season with election day looming on October 10th I hit the streets to ask Liberians what…

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Jul
19

Liberian Cultural Dance- Balawala Malawala International Dance Troop

Lifestyle

On this episode of Philimena.com I take you inside the Liberian cultural dance scene! "Music and dance are an integral part of village life in…

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Jul
05

Philimena.com Wants To Hear From You!

Lifestyle

As I approach my 6 month mark here in Liberia, I want to hear from YOU! Comment on IG, FB, and email me for recommendations…

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Jun
21

Resort Life In Liberia

Lifestyle

Join me as I take you to some of the amazing resorts here in Liberia! Hopefully this video will convince you to consider us for…

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Jun
07

Adventures With Philimena- Todee, Gowning Ceremony

Lifestyle

In this edition of "Adventures With Philimena" I accompany my aunt and uncle as they are "gowned" in the community of Todee. The inhabitants of…

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May
24

Robertsport

Lifestyle

      [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-6w9wGaJPuw[/embedyt] On this episode of Philimena.com I visit one of my FAVORITE places in Liberia, Robertsport!  Robertsport is home to some…

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May
17

From Detroit to Liberia: Why I Left America To Find Home

Lifestyle

Check out this op-ed piece I did for The Grio on my childhood, moving back to Liberia, and creating Philimena.com! Click here for the full…

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