M&M’s® Crispy. They’re What Dreams are Made Of.


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CrispyIsBack #CollectiveBias I know I’m not the only one that enjoys a snack while working. Since I’ve been pouring a lot more time into Being Melody, I usually find myself sitting at my desk craving something to munch Read More

Sport the Confidence of an Underwarrior!

When You're Confident You can achieve anything.

Thank you to U by Kotex for sponsoring today’s post and inspiring me to become an #UnderWarrior and stay confident! Spring is right around the corner (so they say), and with Spring also comes our need to wear the color white, pastels, more light colored clothing. This Spring, forget the rules and wear your outfits Read More

The Best Places to Visit in New Orleans.


New Orleans is known as a party city, but there’s so much more to it than that, you know like the History or Cuisine that I talked about in previous write-ups.. Since I’m still young but in my thirty’s I’m always looking for something fun to do that has a bit more of a mature Read More

Five Restaurants to Visit While in New Orleans.

Peche New Orleans

I’m back with my second write up about my experience in the Big Easy! This time it’s all about food, as the New Orleans Convention and Visitor’s Bureau made sure we were kept full at all times. . I thought I knew what good food was being from the South and all, but I had Read More

Lowest Priced Unlimited Plans help #MaxYourTax Return.

Walmart Family Mobile ZTE ZMAX #maxyourtax

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MaxYourTax #CollectiveBias It’s everyone’s er almost everyone’s favorite time of year. Tax Time! For most, this is the time when Uncle Sam actually pays you instead of you paying him. While some people dread Tax Time I feel Read More

Five Ways to Love Yourself This Month.

Five Ways to Love Yourself This Month (1)

The month of February holds a lot of Klout. It’s the shortest calendar month of the year, the month in which the United States decides that Black History is important, and it’s also the month that host Valentine’s Day. The one day of the year where society says it is okay for you to publicly Read More

Day One: Falling In Love With New Orleans

Jazz Band in Street

I’ve always heard of New Orleans as being a magical place that I needed to come and visit, but I’ll admit I was a bit biased as my only thoughts of New Orleans were that it was a great party city. As I mentioned before in my Dressy Chic post, I’ve been trying to get Read More

How to Survive a Long Distance Marriage.

Long Distance Relationship, Dating, Marriage, Love, Long Distance Relationship, Husband

When my husband told me that he was going to begin traveling with his job I thought nothing of it. To be honest, I reveled in the idea of being able to have some time off from my wifely duties of cooking and having to deal with household stuff immediately. I was excited at the Read More

Three Ways to Jump Start Your Morning Routine.

Five Ways to Jump Start your Mornings #belvita #v8 #breakfast #energy (2)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NewBreakfastRoutine #CollectiveBias I am not a morning person at all. Sometimes I lay in bed and just contemplate life along with everything else that I need to do. Getting up and mustering some morning energy can be hard. Read More

“Dressy Chic” With Target Style in New Orleans.


    Top: New York and CompanyLace-Trim Kimono Sleeve Flyaway Jacket JumpSuit: Target Style Black Lace JumpSuit at Target Shoes: Valentino Rockstud Leather s/0 Similar Sunglasses: Versace  Earrings: New York and Company s/o Similar Bangle Set : New York and Company    I’m in New Orleans y’all! It’s amazing how when you put dreams and ideas out into Read More

Day Movie Date and Selma

BeingMelody Prada Baroque Sunglasses

One of my goals this year was to get out of the house and stop being a homebody. It’s hard because I love to just lounge around, cuddle with my husband, and do stuff in the house. My husband loves to go to the movies but since I never want to go he stopped going Read More

A Lesson in Grace from my Mother.

Faith, Grace, Mercy, God's Love, Blessings, lessons

Grace is when You get more than You deserve Mercy is when You don’t get exactly what You do deserve -Lonnie Hunter Anyway As humans, we have a tendency to react quickly to situations without fully thinking them all the way through. I am guilty of this as I can often be quick tongue or Read More