Hey Beautiful People! All weekend I have been thinking about how to approach this blog post and I still haven’t figured it out. I guess its because I’m still processing what this post means and I don’t think I am ready to come to terms with everything that is. Last week my grandmother (mostly known … More My Inner Cookie Lyons at Nana’s Funeral
Hey Beautiful People! Originally I wasn’t going to post these photos for many reasons; as much as I love the outcome and vibes of the photos taken, I’m not too fond of how I look and the journey I was on. Even more reason, why I need to share today. Often we hear, you never … More Fearless Black Girl Magic with @MerelyMish!
Hey Beautiful People! I hope you all had a great weekend — and if you’re lucky — you’re off and able to celebrate Martin Luther King’s legacy and his day. If you’re like me and grinding through it all, we can still take the time to honor his gifts to our community and presence that … More More Than A Conqueror.
Hey Beautiful People! Just checking in for Week 2 and sending you well wishes on all of your journeys. I was reminded this week that it is not about the destination at the end of the journey but, more so about the journey itself. So often I forget. I can get so caught up in … More Walking Shoes for the Journey.
Hey Beautiful People! I just wanted to stop by and say thank you. Thank you for this past month on Instagram and #CC12DaysofGiveaways — thank you to every single one of you who participated, you’re the reason it was so amazing. I wanted to find a way to give back to you in a big … More Gratitude Your Way Through The Holidays!
Hey Beautiful People! This past weekend I attended Curly Girl Collective’s Annual Natural Hair Festival better known to the world as CURLFEST! Last year was my first time attending, had my crew and all but I didn’t know what to expect! I didn’t know to bring snacks so I stood on a long food truck line to … More My CURLFEST 2017 Recap!
Hey Fly Friends! I told you all this weekend was eventful and I wasn’t joking. This Friday I was invited to attend Tropic Isle Living’s private THE LIVING ORIGINAL Influencer Dinner hosted by @NatashaLeeds and @CK_Frias at The Treehouse at The David Burke Kitchen in New York City! I was so humbled to have been invited and … More #BeTheOriginal Brand Influencer Dinner with Tropic Isle Living!
Hey Fly Friends! Are you happy it’s Friday and the sun is finally trying to show face? I know I am! I walked into this week so ready for my 10K GIVEAWAY on Instagram sponsored Lottabody. However, you all exceeded any expectations I had. Day 1 was so fun! By DAY 2 — you all were focused & … More My 10K GIVEAWAY Recap & My Showstopping DIY Top from Old Navy!
Hey Fly Friends and Beautiful People — after reading Solange’s letter to her teenage self, which by the way bought me to tears and touched me in ways I’m so glad it did and in some ways I wish it didn’t, inspired me and thought we’d talk about something a little different today and do a half … More Distressed Shorts & Stressful Thoughts!
Hey Beautiful People! If you follow me on Instagram, you know I’ve tried to shake this funk I’ve been in lately. Besides checking my food, water, sleep intake — usually getting some fresh air and embracing Mother Earth is the next best thing. Thankfully there’s no escaping nature living in the Garden State and I wouldn’t want … More I Saw Bambi at the Fort Lee Historic Park!