Gin and Tonic, Milan

What does Scotch & The Fox mean to you?

A space for women to discuss an array of topics. Some serious, some playful. A contribution to writing outside of the box.

 

Describe yourself in 5 words or less:

Loyal, Emotional, Creative, Musical, Scrappy

 

What's playing in your car/iPod right now?

Billy Stewart, Donny Hathaway, Nina Simone, Gorillaz, Chic

 

Tell us about the last dream you remember having.

I was painting a portrait on a large canvas.

 

If you were a nail polish, what would your name be?

Dandridge Red

 

How have you grown as a woman in the past 5 years?

I’ve definitely learned my self worth. I now have more faith in my artistic ability and capacity. I’m more resourceful now, and I worry less about pleasing others.

 

You're throwing your dream dinner party. 6 people dead or alive can come. Who's on the list?

My maternal grandfather (we never met), Dorothy Dandridge, Louis Armstrong, Zadie Smith, Amy Winehouse, and Art Tatum

 

What's your go-to outfit?

A vintage dress with boots. I do everything in dresses.

 

You're president for a day. What's the first issue you tackle?

Healthcare

 

What's on your pizza?

Pepperoni, mozzarella, and a bit of parmesan.

 

Why is a Gin and Tonic your drink of choice?

Gin and I just click.  A good gin can go down so smooth yet be complex. I enjoy it in any season. Extra lime, please!

 

What's your favorite thing about MPLS?

Minneapolites don’t let the weather hold them back!