Celebrating My 31st Birthday with 31 Lessons Learned

BIRTHDAY GAL TURNS 31! July 7 is my birthday! Yes I was born in 88, which makes me an 80s baby and explains my huge interest in watching Stranger Things right? Speaking of Stranger Things, have you all seen season 3 yet? I’m so late but gathering my white cheddar popcorn with chocolate covered almonds…

Don’t Give Up

POWER THROUGH IT We’re all human and occasionally we have our moments of not feeling our best. You strive to make it to a certain point but all of the sudden things go unplanned. Yea, I know that feeling too. Sometimes insecurities come in and leave me feeling like I should take the easy route….

Embrace the Unknown

UNPREDICTABLE O no I meant to order that maxi dress in an XXL not a LARGE! What if this bohemian peasant dress doesn’t fit right? I’m just not sure. Should I go ahead and cancel the order? I don’t want to deal with the hassle of return fees. Hmmmm….maybe I’ll just wait for it to…

7 Uplifting Reasons Why Women Need to Invest in Good Quality Lingerie

HELLO UNDERWEAR! Everyone needs a support system. Whether your mother becomes the backbone in a tough moment or your best friend defends your honor against a negative tweet, we all need that type of lift and the same goes with your undergarments. Bras and panties might be hidden but those two components are an integral…

Stop Overthinking & Start Taking Action

NO MORE HESITATION! My big cozy chair, hot chai tea and a stack of magazines increases new content ideas on a Monday morning. Spiritual revelations, warm showers, melodic songs by artists like Birdy or an informative podcast feeds my creative thought process. Ideas fill our minds to help us live more abundantly through inspiration. With…

I’m Still Single But That’s OK With Me

SOULMATES We invest time in the smartest career move, coolest hairstyle, indulgent recipes, fitted denim jeans and blendable makeup foundations. Trial and error alarms us in what’s best for our well-being. Mistakes help us learn more about the things we really need in our life by guiding us to make better decisions. Deciding on a…

Should You Photoshop Your Face or Body on Instagram?

CROP & EDIT With the lovely women who inspire me on @sheiconic and my favorite curve models like La’Tecia Thomas and Iskra Lawrence, I’m learning how to become more comfortable in my skin. Ashley Graham taught me that your beauty can change someone’s life because confidence in who you are inspires others. I realized when…