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…

A KINKY CURLY AWAKENING

WARM EMBRACE Naturally made and unapologetically me. My connection to my hair is spiritual. When I started going natural, I learned I was becoming more of what God made me. To this day, I’m still discovering things about myself and it all began when I BIG CHOPPED. If you’re wondering what is a “big chop”,…

31 Compliments to Give Yourself Everyday of the Month

PERSONAL CHEERLEADER Are you someone who easily compliments others with no expectations in return? Kinda rewarding to make people feel good and comfortable in their own skin right? While it’s nice to make family, friends or even strangers smile, you can’t neglect personal happiness either. Complimenting others is an easy job for me; in fact,…

How to Become a Better Writer through a Simply Daily Routine

STRENGTHENING MY SKILLS Today’s to-do list contains sitting at my laptop and typing away endless thoughts like Carrie Bradshaw. I always admired how every word in her articles meant something. All her viewpoints delivered an extraordinary concept, which transformed her questions into thought-provoking conversations. Carrie’s in-depth opinions stirred new emotions and directed minds to different…

Eat Your Way to Clear Skin

HOLISTIC CHANGES Some doctors and articles say food is not the primary cause of acne. I’ve been told by dermatologists it’s either genetics or cleansing method. While hereditary factors and products play a role, I believe certain foods trigger those vicious little pimples on the face. Being responsible with my skin means not only sticking…

No Resolutions Just Goals

GOALS PLUS MORE GOALS When I hear the word “resolutions”, I immediately cancel the term and substitute with “goals”. Goals sound more powerful in my opinion. Resolutions tend to never get accomplished for me. Numerous times a new year comes, I tell myself I will lose weight. February arrives and I’m stuck in the same…

Easy Christmas Dessert Recipes from Pinterest You Must Try!

SWEET HOLIDAY BITES Last minute shopper before the holiday arrives? Have you figured out what you’re going to cook the relatives coming to your house next week? Maybe you’re looking for something different to serve besides pecan pie or do you want to jazz up your Santa sugar cookies? I find that Pinterest is an…

What’s On My Christmas Wishlist As A Fashion Journalist?

A WRITER’S HOLIDAY SURPRISE Dear Santa, I don’t want much for Christmas, just a stocking filled with a bundle of goodies to continue my fashion writing journey. Do you have fashion/lifestyle bloggers and friends you’re struggling to select the perfect gift? Not quite sure what they need in this particular career field? Keep reading, I…

What’s On My Christmas Holiday Playlist?

HOLIDAY TUNES Nostalgic memories enlighten my mind when I hear the glorious sound of Whitney Houston’s voice filling every room in our house. Sultry Queen Whitney’s The First Noel song reminds my family Christmas is right around the corner. I don’t know about you but whether you like Mariah Carey All I Want For Christmas Is…

Body Positive: Redefining Beauty on Our Own Terms

BODY POSI The woman’s body built like a work of art with intricate curves, textural-defined skin and a ravishing softness that makes anyone melt. God made people into a masterpiece hard to duplicate, which is why we must value every part of our human form. Some ladies are slim-framed while others slip into the wider-built…