I love smoothies. They are an awesome way to pack in a lot of nutrient needs into one meal and best of all: it's portable and drinkable. Making smoothies at home is also really affordable and saves you a ton of cash rather than buying them while out. Plus, YOU CAN PUT IT IN FUN … Continue reading My Favorite Smoothie Recipe!
August has very much been my jet-set month of the year, given that there were almost 9 days of constant moving involved. The great part about this: LOTS OF TRAVEL SIZED BEAUTY+ LOTS OF TRYING NEW THINGS + VISITING THE LARGEST SEPHORA EVER! Beauty MAC Brow Sculpt :As many of you know if you follow … Continue reading August Favorites 2017
Hello Beautiful People of the Internet! After my sudden and intense spiral into the niche of lifestyle blog posts, I descided, hey, you buys might wanna get to know the person giving all these thoughts and advice (to be taken with a grain of salt, of course). I descided to grace you guys with the … Continue reading The Get to Know me Tag!
It always starts with the hair. Whether its real, or fake, or both, how much is either and finally, if they can touch it. Oh the world of dating as a black woman. I am not a dating expert, nor do I claim to be, but recent traction on my Instagram led me to this topic … Continue reading Dating as a Black Woman: My experience as a feminist, culturist and helpless romantic
As a millennial, things are a bit more weird for us. We have more education than most of the people who came before us, but some of us still hold older values. These values get really hairy when you mix modern expectations with the older reality, especially in relationships. Your Friends Start to Get Married … Continue reading 5 Ways Your Relationships change in your 20s
Less makeup, Less product, more ME! Letting go of things has always been really hard for me, especially control. Having anxiety makes you acutely aware of how many things you can and can't control, which can be maddening. I love makeup and beauty. It's my way of being creative and it makes me feel pretty and … Continue reading How I learned to be comfortable in my own skin.
For my carry on bag I usually use the Lo and Sons OMG bag. Very durable, very organized, and light weight. Blanket Scarf: Amtrak is infamously cold. I prepare by usually wearing leggings and a mild sweater, but in some cases it just won't do. Actual blankets can sometimes be cumbersome and bulky. This particular … Continue reading What’s in my Carry On: Amtrak Edition
I'm seriously so deeply in love with some of my fitness and holistic finds this week. I've also never known a deeper love than the love between me and prepackages salad Being the complex creature that I am, I love health eating, what I also love is everything fried, covered in cinnamon, glaze and possibly … Continue reading Day 2 & 3: Feed your soul and your body will follow
The idea of tiny bikinis and clear skin were my motivation for todays post. Being that yesterday was super hard and last night's blog post was a bit cryptic, today was great. I woke up feeling really productive doing two loads of laundry, unpacking and....... I picked back up on the bikini series! Yes it's … Continue reading Day 1: Back in the Game and Back to the Bikini Series
This post has probably been on my drive for 3 months under another name. I never quite pieced it together, or had the right words, but in this moment I realized a lot about myself. Before everyone gets excited and suspects my sexual identity to be changing- sorry! Not the story you were expecting. I'm … Continue reading Breakups, Coming out, and how I found myself in 5 Days.