Morning to Night Outfit

Morning to Night Outfit

For the occasions when you leave for the day and have to go straight to an evening event. This outfit is a great option! I paired this classic black dress with a jean jacket and nude fringe booties. I added a red lip stain to my lips to make the outfit pop! You can make it a [...]

Fitness Journey 

My fitness journey began when I joined Zumba class at the local gym in summer of 2011. The class was cardio combined with music, I loved it! After a few months, I decided to become a member at the gym and finally focus on building and developing my muscles. It was overwhelming at first I [...]

Why Vision Board?

Last year for new years eve, my friends and I got together for a vision board party.  It was my first time ever doing a vision board. My friend encouraged me to do one, as she has done them in prior years. Let me start off by telling you what a vision board is. It [...]

Ten Things I Learned Since Graduating High School

Ten Things I Learned Since Graduating High School

I will be attending my tenth year high school reunion this weekend. I can’t believe it’s been ten years since I graduated! Time does fly by. In honor of this occasion, I want to share 10 things I learned since graduating high school. (In no particular order)    Networking. I was social in high school, but [...]

BTS of Instagram Style Post

I share with you all a behind the scenes clip on how I prepare for an  Instagram-style post.  I don't have a professional camera or photographer. All my photos are taken with a 6S iPhone. My sister is my photographer. All I need is an awesome outfit and to have fun. I am blessed to have [...]

The Art of Failing

The Art of Failing

The art of failing. You might be thinking to yourself there is no “art” to “failing”. Which is true, you either fail or you succeed. Doesn’t get much clearer than that. The art lies beneath on how you react to your failures. I have failed many times. I have constantly put myself out there and [...]

How I try to find light in dark moments

How I try to find light in dark moments

I always knew my family was different. I am the youngest of four sisters.  I started to gain memory when I was about four years old. The biggest childhood memory I have is my father’s alcoholism. My father would drink until he passed out. That wasn't even the worst part. He would get aggressive when [...]

My Bedroom Decoration

My Bedroom Decoration

This past year, I moved homes and decided to start fresh with decorations and furniture. I also wanted to do it on a budget. I wanted to create an ambiance of relaxation but also chic. I focused on black, white and blue tones. For those who aren't professional home decorators, Pinterest is the best tool! Pinterest [...]

Morning Smoothie Bowl

Morning Smoothie Bowl

Morning smoothie bowl are great for those mornings when you have extra time.  Step One:  Berry Smoothie Ingredients: 1 Cup of almond milk 1 Cup of frozen mix berries 1  Whole banana 1 Spoon of Chia Seeds 2 Spoons of Coconut Oil Mix it all in your blender with 1 scoop of ice.   Step [...]

What the heck is confidence?

What the heck is confidence?

We hear from a young age, “you need to be more confident” or “she is just insecure.” What exactly is confidence? According to Google, confidence is “a feeling of self-assurance arising from one’s appreciation of one’s own abilities or qualities”. The truth is that unless you are confident, you won’t truly know what the word means. [...]

How to change your day

How to change your day

You wake up five minutes late for work. You spill coffee on your blouse, and then you forget that you have a morning meeting. It seems that everything went wrong from the moment you woke up. The truth is that things happen that are out of our control. However, what we do have control of [...]