• Beauty,  Fashion,  Lifestyle

    Holiday Gift Guide: Black Owned Businesses

    Christmas season is here. Man!! Where did the year go?? Anywho, I love Christmas. Celebrating the life of Jesus is the most important reason for this season. In the midst of that, one of my favorite things about the holiday is the gifts. Am I right? Well, I am providing a holiday gift guide of black owned businesses to shop this year. If you’ve read my blog, then you know that I love to put a lot of focus on black owned businesses. If you are a new subscriber, here and here are my blog posts on affordable black owned clothing…

  • Fashion

    Cute Thanksgiving Outfit Ideas From Your Closet

    Do you go to your closet and wonder what you are going to wear? Me too!! Instead of shopping for a last minute outfit, you can shop your closet. So I wanted to come up with 4 cute outfit ideas for the Thanksgiving. This post is inspire you to go into your closet to come up with a cute Thanksgiving outfit without spending a dime. As much as I love to shop, my goal is to also utilize the clothes in my closet to show versatility and unique outfit ideas. Plus we want to save money, right? So here are 4…

  • Fashion

    The Perfect Work Outfit for Fall

    Fall is my favorite season to dress for work in the office. When you think of the perfect work outfit for fall, you immediately think of a power suit, right? Well, I decided to wear a power jumpsuit. Okay, okay! I know there is no such thing but it should. I love wearing jumpsuits when I want to still want to look chic in the office without having to wear suit. The jumpsuit is a perfect work outfit for fall because it’s effortless, chic, and covers you up. I found this jumpsuit at Ross. Yes!! Ross!!! I normally do not shop…

  • Fashion

    My Favorite Loungewear from Amazon Under $50

    When the pandemic began, like many of us, I had to work from home. I really enjoyed my time at work as I did not have to put on make up and leave the house. However, I realized I did not have any loungewear and found myself wearing pajamas. They were not a priority when I shop since I spent most of my time outside of my home. I did realize understand the importance of loungewear until you experience a pandemic. So I made it my mission to find more loungewear. Amazon is where I found a lot of affordable loungewear…

  • Fashion

    How To Still Wear this Popular Trend for the Fall

    Fall is here and as much as I love to dress in fall colors like brown, green, and pumpkin orange, I can never get away from my love of bright colors. Plus I’m a firm believer that you can wear bright colors during any time of the year. Tie dye has been a very popular trend through out spring and summer. However, I was not sold on this print until I recently saw several pieces. But how to still wear this popular trend for the fall? Easy peasy!! if you continue reading I’m going to show how to still wear this…

  • Fashion

    How to Transition a Summer Dress for Fall

    Fall is coming!!! Who’s super excited?? This girl!!! Fall is literally my favorite season. Fall home decor, pumpkin scented everything, and football season!! But I especially love to dress for this season. It’s time slowly transition fall clothing like sweaters, blazers, and boots. One thing I love to do is styling my pieces in different ways. Versatility is a must whenever I buy an article of clothing. I especially love transition a summer dress for Fall. Yalana, how can I transition a summer dress for fall? Good question. In my opinion, you can wear any summer dress. Floral, slip dress, and…

  • Fashion

    How to Look Chic in Biker Shorts

    It looks like the biker shorts trend is here to stay…at least for another year. It’s understandable because they’re easy to wear and you can put them on with a graphic t-shirt then call it a day. Were you apprehensive about this trend like myself? You always thought wearing biker shorts were for younger women? I too wondered how to I look chic in biker shorts. Then I found the cutest pair of biker shorts from Forever 21. You read that right…Forever 21!!! I don’t normally shop at Forever 21 but I couldn’t say no to these lace trim biker shorts.…

  • Fashion

    The Happiest Color to Boost Your Spirits

    The color, yellow has appeared everywhere in 2020. It’s the IT color for the summer. I personally love the color because it lifts my mood as soon as I wear it. It’s literally the happiest color to boost your spirits!!! With people still being stuck in their homes and the protests are taking place, it’s so easy to find yourself in a funk. One way that I like to lift my spirits is through fashion and color plays a huge part. With so many colors in the spectrum, yellow stands out the most. So why is yellow considered the happiest color…

  • Fashion,  Lifestyle

    Inspiring Quotes of Encouragement

    Times are trying for many people, even for me at times. For instance, whether it’s the pandemic or a demanding job, frustration and stress happens. When I’m in a funk, I need a reminder that even though times are tough, there is always a light at the end of the tunnel. Above all, I choose to look to the bright side when I have stressful days. For example, reading and reciting inspiring quotes of encouragement daily gets me through those moments. I came up with a list of my favorite scriptures and quotes of encouragement. Thought I could share them with…

  • Fashion

    The Perfect Date Night Dress

    Are you looking for the perfect date night dress with hubby or bae? Something that’s cute, sexy, and classy at a budget? This dress is for you! My husband and I do not have many opportunities to go out. Rona, I’m looking at you!! When we do, I have to get cute because being stuck in the house has made me lazy. I went shopping for a dress for my brother-in-law’s wedding (future post in the works) when I found this dress. And guess where it came from…Charlotte Russe!!! I haven’t shopped at this store in a while because I feel…