Apr
01

The Cane Juice Festival

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If you know Liberia, then you know our signature spirit is cane juice. "What is cane juice?" you may ask! Get into this episode that…

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Nov
23

Philimena Takes On Wildlife- Libassa Wildlife Sanctuary Part 1

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I’m kicking off my series on wildlife in Liberia with the first part of the Libassa Wildlife Sanctuary in Marshall, Liberia. I took in so…

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Mar
22

Liberian Surf Competition

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A little known fact about Liberia is its emerging surf community! I attended the first competition to be held in Monrovia, most are held in…

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Mar
13

Buchanan, Liberia Day Trip!

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Last week I took a quick trip to my mother's hometown Buchanan,Liberia. One of the things I LOVE about Liberia is you can literally go…

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Jun
07

Adventures With Philimena- Todee, Gowning Ceremony

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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
17

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

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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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May
10

Hipco : The Liberian Hip Hop Movement

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[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPGXbNLUGsQ[/embedyt]   This week on Philimena.com I take an inside look at the Liberian Hipco movement (Liberian Hip Hop). I follow Hipco sensation Christoph…

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Apr
26

Adventures With Philimena- Monkey Island

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Right here in the Marshall, Liberia I took a small canoe out a few miles to an island locally known as "Monkey Island". If you…

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Mar
15

Adventures With Philimena- Sierra Leone

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[embedyt] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsgpHGaJTnU[/embedyt]   I tagged along to neighboring Sierra Leone with my cousin Danielle on this episode, which lead to an awesome weekend getaway! Sierra…

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Mar
01

Adventures With Philimena

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In a new VLOG special "Adventures With Philimena" I will show my many excursions and trips all around the continent! In the first special I…

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