“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

Rainy Day Chicken Noodle Soup

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Everybody loves a good bowl of Chicken Noodle Soup. It’s honestly a great meal for all ages. Pair it with a gooey grilled cheese sandwich, crackers, or as the song says “with a Soda on the Side”, and you got yourself a great meal! I remember the first time I attempted to make Chicken Noodle Soup, Read More

Day Movie Date and Selma

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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.

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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

How I Define my Natural Hair with Finger Coils.

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My hair has been a journey! Woo chile let me tell ya! After some trials and tribulations, I think I’ve found a style that finally suits me.(Be sure to check out my 2014 Hair Review here.  A couple of months ago I was all about growing out my tapered haircut which you can read about Read More

Milani Cosmetics Color Statement Moisture Matte Lipsticks for Spring 2015

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Milani Cosmetics has done it again! Introducing the Colore Statement Moisture Matte Lipsticks for new for the Spring 2015 Collection.  With eight luxe, color-true shades inspired by the runways of Milan, these kissably soft and hydrating shades will keep you picture perfect all day.  Stay tuned to the blog for upcoming swatches of the collection. Read More

My Birth Control Pills Made Me Fat.

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My Birth Control Pills made me fat. As I stepped on the scale, it was all I could think. It had to be my birth control pills. I was eating healthy healthier. I was going to the gym, and I’d even participated in several Nike Run challenges until I twisted my ankle and was out Read More

Ten Things to Do This Month to Start the New Year.

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Here we are starting a New Year. This is the time when everyone sits down and makes their New Years resolutions and vows to change things that didn’t work in 2014. Sometimes New Year Resolutions can be hard to keep and so instead of posting my resolutions I’ve decided to just go with ten things Read More

Why I’ll Be Sending More Thank You Notes in 2015

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Have you ever sat and wondered where the time went? It seems that the days are becoming shorter and the years and coming to an end so much faster than it would in my younger days. I often wonder if my new found notice of the abruptness of time is because I’m constantly glued to Read More