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News & Events

Aug 2020

Top 50!


Chanekka's blog, Mother Barista, was recognized as a Top 50 Positivity Blogs, Websites & Newsletters To Follow in 2020. Read blog posts here if you are in need of mind elevation and motivation today! Also, follow the link to read more about this honor and more positive blogs!


Top 40

Dec 2019

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc.


Upsilon  Psi Omega Chapter Presents : Pictures With Santa; UPO holiDAY PARTY


May 2020

A Writer's Playground


Chanekka's bio and business is highlighted in this blog for authors by Ena-Alese


July 2019

UNsettled Ministry Podcast


Watch Chanekka's first podcast interview with the amazing and talented UNsettled Ministry! She discusses her books, her brand, and what's next for Mind Elevation and Princess Lu!


July 2017

Kenny's Voice


Chanekka speaks with Knoxville's Local 8 news on how her brother's murder changed her life. After a whirlwind of heartbreak, she decided it was time for a positive change. Read more about Mind Elevation being the backbone of her recovery.

June 2017

The Mind is Powerful

Read Chanekka's interview with the newspaper of her Alma Mater Mtsu. In it she discusses the many challenges that she encountered which ultimately caused her to drop out. She eventually elevated above these challenges and graduated one year later. Read more about her testimony.