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Tracy E. Hopkins

A fan of music, dance and cats, Tracy E. Hopkins is a lifestyle and culture writer who has contributed to numerous print and digital publications, including Essence, Woman's Day, Prevention, Fodor's and Entertainment Weekly. Tracy is also an award-winning documentary film producer (http://www.mauricehinesmovie.com), and she enjoys storytelling that inspires, uplifts and reflects the beauty and complexity of the African American experience.

Tracy E. Hopkins's Articles
, September 9, 2022
New daytime talk shows hosted by Jennifer Hudson and Sherri Shepherd; Viola Davis bossing up as ‘The Woman King’; Angela Bassett’s regal return in ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,’ and more.
, September 9, 2022
Black women are turning to this traditional practice to support weight loss and as a complementary treatment for anxiety, hot flashes, fibroids, diabetes and pain. 
, August 19, 2022
What do your eyes, teeth, female organs and even your GI tract have to do with that number on the scale? A lot. Learn how a visit to your doc can support weight loss goals.
, August 5, 2022
Beautiful beaches, cuisine, festivals, shopping, Afro-Caribbean culture and music are even better when enjoyed with friends. Plus: 4 sunny U.S. locales you can enjoy without a passport.
, July 29, 2022
In challenging times, helplessness can be contagious. So can hope. Consider this mix of gospel, pop and R&B songs your “Blessings on Blessings” booster shot.​
, July 11, 2022
Size and shape shouldn’t factor into how we move and take up space. Let’s turn up the volume, pump up the energy and torch calories with joy, gratitude and attitude.
, June 24, 2022
Sultry soundtracks and intriguing backstories featuring Beyoncé, Aretha, Whitney, Tina, Nina and some music-industry hidden figures will add sizzle to your summer watchlist.
, June 24, 2022
Shade, sculpture, skylines, seasonal events, shopping. Get off the beaten path and step into a view that inspires.
, June 10, 2022
Universally human dramas, documentaries, romances and biopics showcase the bravery, brilliance, creativity and vulnerability of LGBTQ people of color.
, June 3, 2022
Last year we had a day’s notice. This year we’ve got big plans: A-list entertainment, car shows, parades, picnics, festive foods, step shows, riverboat parties and more.