Day 2 of Digital Sisterhood Month started with a Breakfast Meetup held at Teaism, a woman-owned cafe, located on Dupont Circle in Washington, DC www.teaism.com. Ananda Leeke, Digital Sisterhood Network (DSN) founder, and Helena Metafaria, a holistic healing practitioner, yoga teacher, Reiki practitioner, artist, and founder of The Meta Experience – www.themetaexperience.com, enjoyed a three-hour discussion about art, the healing arts, social media, digital sisterhood relationships and community building efforts, 2012 goals, lessons learned, and fierce living experiences in 2011. Listen to their audio blogs below.
- Helena and Ananda chat about the meetup discussion – http://cinch.fm/anandaleeke/322393
- Helena shares her reflections on receiving the meetup jewelry gift from an East African jewelry collection sold by Fairwinds Trading at Macy’s – http://cinch.fm/anandaleeke/322401
After the meet up, Ananda attended the TEDxWomen screening sponsored by the TEDxDupont group: www.tedxwomen.org/schedule. After the screening, Batala, a Brazilian women’s drumming and percussion group performed: www.facebook.com/batalawashington. The group held an open lunch with discussions that encouraged women to talk about their concerns and to write them on the conversation board.
Day 2 of Digital Sisterhood Month ended with a yoga field trip to Shawna Renee’s Vinyasa class at Embrace Yoga DC, a studio owned by Faith Hunter – http://embracedc.com. Visit http://cocoamode.wordpress.com to learn more about Shawna Renee. Listen to the audio blog featuring Shawna and Ananda where Shawna expresses her appreciation for receiving the meetup jewelry gift from an East African jewelry collection sold by Fairwinds Trading at Macy’s: http://cinch.fm/anandaleeke/322563. Everywhere, a social media and communications firm that represents Fairwinds Trading and Macy’s, provided the jewelry gifts for the Digital Sisterhood Month meetups and yoga field trip. Visit http://beverywhere.tv. Click on the link to see event photos from Day 2 of Digital Sisterhood Month: http://www.flickr.com/photos/anandaleeke/sets/72157628299253749.