What's New with T'wina

Anniversary Picnic 🍋 Date

This week we are celebrating our third wedding anniversary. It has been quite the marriage journey. Perhaps you remember our engagement announcement or dreamy wedding ceremony and reception. If not, take a look at the linked memories. Ceremonial wedding events are just that - ceremonial. The real work of love and marriage happens when the… Continue reading Anniversary Picnic 🍋 Date

Community Engagement

Ask For The Raise 💰💰💰

There are many unique challenges when it comes to negotiating pay. It is important to acknowledge and truly know your worth within the work that you do, be assertive, and be transparent with the request being made. In most cases, a lot of people work tremendously more for what they are being paid and don’t… Continue reading Ask For The Raise 💰💰💰

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San Diego☀️Vacation

This past week we vacationed in beautiful, sunny San Diego. We walked the boardwalk of Port of San Diego near the USS Midway and brunched at Snooze, Richard Walker’s, and Great Maple. Of course we visited a delicious SD taco truck and strolled Little Italy (a couple of times🤩). Please try Sorrento Ristorante if you… Continue reading San Diego☀️Vacation

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“…Always an Urban Leaguer”

When I first walked through the doors of the Tacoma Urban League (TUL) as CEO in August of 2017, I knew I was doing so as the new caretaker of a historical legacy central to how the Black community defined Tacoma's destiny since its inception. Thomas Dixon and Harold Moss founded TUL in 1968 to… Continue reading “…Always an Urban Leaguer”

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Our Wedding Party + Reception

Gown: Maggie Sottero Veda (Ivory Lace) Venue: Allenmore Golf Course Hair: Gene Juarez Salon (Genevieve) Photography: Kariba Photography Florals: Brown's Floral Event Design: Trendy Event Rentals You can also view our wedding, honeymoon, and engagement blog posts. ♥️ Our #NewlyNobles Wedding Video.One w/ you. “And the glory which You gave Me I have given them,… Continue reading Our Wedding Party + Reception

What's New with T'wina

Honeymoon in Greece

All the beautiful things you have heard about Greece...yeah, they are true. Greece is a gorgeous destination. Once you visit you'll never want to return home. We experienced a breathtaking honeymoon in Greece where we visited the sun-kissed Greek Islands Mykonos, Athens, and Santorini. I'm excited to share a few of my favorite pictures featuring… Continue reading Honeymoon in Greece

What's New with Ladies First

Girls in Medicine Day 2019

Girls in Medicine Day with MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital was a BLAST! 👩🏿‍⚕️👩🏾‍🔬👩🏽‍💻👩🏼‍🔬👩🏽‍🔧 This is the 6th summer I’ve coordinated with MultiCare to offer 253 girls an unforgettable STEM experience to introduce + explore careers in healthcare. This was the BEST camp yet! Thank you to the many healthcare professionals who welcomed our Tacoma Urban… Continue reading Girls in Medicine Day 2019

What's New with T'wina

I’m Engaged! 💍 #NewlyNobles

And just like that...everything changed! I now have the honor of planning my future with my best friend. Photos of the proposal are below. **Proposal Video** I wish I could say I knew the proposal was going to happen when it did, but I did not. I was shocked to say the least. J did… Continue reading I’m Engaged! 💍 #NewlyNobles