Okay, We Need to have a Serious Talk about Sunscreen!

Yes, YES, I know that summer is half way over but that doesn’t mean that you can’t burn tomorrow and what kind of sage guide and beauty/skincare researching wizard would I be if I didn’t share all that I learned? Anyways, here is what I learned so far and the recommendations I have seen andContinue reading “Okay, We Need to have a Serious Talk about Sunscreen!”

Let me put you on Game: A Maison Margiela Fragrance Hack

Here’s some free game for you girls who are looking for a new fragrance to try and also enjoy a more warm and full bodied scent. My favorite perfumer, who shall remain nameless (but if you live in the DFW area I might send him your way for the price of a dinner at myContinue reading “Let me put you on Game: A Maison Margiela Fragrance Hack”

Not me being allergic to the Sun – and 5 other lessons I learned about my favorite Springtime hobby

I typed “staring into the sun” into Google last week just to see what we were working with… because if you know me – you know that absorbing as much sun into my body (my face especially) is my favorite thing to do. But if you know me you also know that I always tryContinue reading “Not me being allergic to the Sun – and 5 other lessons I learned about my favorite Springtime hobby”

A Spring Surprise! An UPDATE for our NUDE SHOE LIST!

I had a little time in between meetings over the weekend so I stopped in our favorite store, Nordstrom, and perused the shoe section. It’s spring and I figured that I would take a look at some of the in-between offerings that have been put out to tide us all over ’til the best seasonContinue reading “A Spring Surprise! An UPDATE for our NUDE SHOE LIST!”

My *SECRET* to Longer and Thicker Natural Hair

My whole life I have been focused on one thing with my hair: growing it longer. I have been natural my whole life, so as a Black girl, it has been a long journey filled with ups and downs due to my time in sports (I sweat a ton.), the natural hair craze (I learnedContinue reading “My *SECRET* to Longer and Thicker Natural Hair”

An ODE to Underwire – The Best Sports Bras that I could find for Larger Busts

I have not had a super comfortable sports bra to work out in since college (honestly high school). So I have not worked out super steadily since then. It was always hard to make sure that that my boobs weren’t flying around while trying whatever new workout routine that I had concocted and I gotContinue reading “An ODE to Underwire – The Best Sports Bras that I could find for Larger Busts”

Time after Time – Cultural Appropriation in Fashion: A Running List

This is my own personal, running list of cultural appropriation that I have come across in my consumption of the fashion industry. Some of them are from designers we all know and love and some of them are not but… if it is cultural appropriation, no matter how egregious, I will post. I may orContinue reading “Time after Time – Cultural Appropriation in Fashion: A Running List”

Versace’s SPRING 2022 – Color and Semi-Leisure Glory

Versace’s SPRING 2022 READY-TO-WEAR show is out of this world and if you all did not witness it what are you doing with your life? The monochromatic looks and all of muted, yet vibrant, Versace colors were amazing and exactly what I have been looking for to add to my wardrobe. My favorite pieces fromContinue reading “Versace’s SPRING 2022 – Color and Semi-Leisure Glory”

4 Ways to live Bougie without Going Broke

When I buy something I want it to be durable, long lasting, well-designed, and luxurious. Most of the time all of those details mean that whatever I am about to buy is usually on the more expensive side. Time and time again, usually from people who don’t know me that well, I hear that myContinue reading “4 Ways to live Bougie without Going Broke”