What I Learned From My 7-Year Old Niece About Being Grateful

To know me is to know that my niece, Dasia, is a huge part of my life and has been since the day she was born. I am the youngest in my family so I’ve never had someone I was responsible for helping to teach morals or life lessons. When she was younger I helped teach her to crawl and walk, along with her ABC’s and 123’s. Now that she’s growing into this amazing little girl with a dynamic personality, I’m finding that the teachings go beyond education.

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The Top 25 Must Have Fall Basics

I will be sharing the fall trends with you in the upcoming weeks but first and foremost, we need to make sure that you are prepped and your closet is stocked with the fall basics. Basics are the foundation to every wardrobe. They allow you to mix and match, layer, and maximize your wardrobe by creating multiple outfits using the same pieces.

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5 Off The Face Natural Hairstyles I Wore All Summer

I did a quick round up of the 5 off the face natural hairstyles I wore all summer. It was a super hot summer and all my curl girls know that heat + big hair = being way hotter than everyone else! Now although I wore these hairstyles during the summer to try to beat the heat, these are definitely hairstyles that you can rock all year long.

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Lavender Bodysuit + Pants

I love a good monochromatic outfit. It’s actually one of the most simple ways to look chic. This outfit is one of my faves for two reasons: 1) purple is my favorite color and there’s something about this lavender that is so soft and feminine. 2) If you’ve been following my blog you know I love sheer so this bodysuit is everything to me.

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Jumpsuit + Pumps

I actually bought this jumpsuit 3 months ago and have never worn it.  I remember trying it on and not loving the fit.  I'm not sure what I was going through that day because this jumpsuit is so flattering.  I love how it cinches in the waist, not too low cut but just enough where it's sexy, and the relaxed fit in the leg gives a slimming effect.  I threw on the yellow pumps to add a pop of color. 

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Summer Date Night Outfits

Now I know summer is ALMOST over but it's not over quite yet, and today's post is all about summer date night outfit inspiration.  Sometimes dating can be troublesome and finding the perfect date night outfit should be the least of your worries.  Below are 6 summer date night outfit ideas that are sure to keep your date's eyes on you.

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SHOEGASM TUESDAY: Steve Madden Sinful Sandal

It's Shoegasm Tuesday and I'm back with another shoe that I personally want to add to my shoe collection.  This mule-inspired sandal by Steve Madden is the perfect summer transition to fall shoe.  I can see these paired with a summer dress that stops a few inches above the knee, with a straw bag and cute sunnies.  And I can also this sandal worn with dark denim, a long sleeved bodysuit, fur vest, and a felt hat

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SHOEGASM TUESDAY: Valentino Rockstud T-Strap Pump

So for this Shoegasm Tuesday we have the oldie but definitely goodie, Valentino Rockstud T-Strap Pump.  This is what I like to call a fierce pump with attitude.  The silhouette gives a classic vibe while the studs give the pump an edge mixed with a hint of trendy.  These beauties are super versatile and can be worn with a pant or skirt suit, a dress, jeans and a tee (with or without a blazer), and even a pair of shorts whether they are denim or another fabric.

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Self-Care Sunday Routine: Make Time For Yourself

To know me is to know that I'm all about self-care.  I work a 9-5 during the week, I blog and vlog, and I also have a personal styling business.  On Saturdays I have my niece, I run errands, and work on my blog and business.  I try to keep Sundays just for me and I call it Self-Care Sunday.  My self-care Sunday routine can consist of something a little extra like a spa day or it can be me doing little things that make me happy. 

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Natural Hair Product Review: Maui Moisture Curl Quench + Coconut Oil Line

There's another natural hair product review on my channel.  This time I'm reviewing the Maui Moisture Curl Quench + Coconut Oil for Thick Curly Hair.  Click the video below to see why I have a love/hate relationship with this product line.  And don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to my channel!

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How To Wear Biker Shorts - Summer Trend

I have a trend update for you that I'm sure you have been seeing everywhere; especially if you style watch bloggers and celebrities.  Making its way back from the 80's and 90's is the biker shorts trend.  You can make this look super casual with an oversized tee and sneakers.  Or you can dress up your biker shorts with a tee and a pair of heels like I did with this look. 

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