4 Simple Ways to Disconnect After Work
Wellness

4 Simple Ways to Disconnect After Work

If you work nearly every day, you sometimes forget to enjoy your week. When you get off of work, you're probably in robot-mode and your routine goes something like this: Immediately whip off your bra, jump in the shower, put on your comfiest sweats before...
10 Essentials to Include in Your Guest Room
Design

10 Essentials to Include in Your Guest Room

Secret's out, I love creating a wishlist of all the things I want in my future house. I'm so excited for the day where I can properly host my family and friends for overnight visits. Now as I'm in my home search, I'm adamant about...
How to Be Comfy But Chic  While at Home
Beauty

How to Be Comfy But Chic While at Home

Even in my wildest party days (circa 2012 when bodycon club dresses filled my mind and closet), I’ve really always been a homebody at heart. I am the type of girl who relishes in all things cozy. I’d take a night in watching Living Single curled up on my couch...
Why I’m Managing My Expectations of Other People
Relationships

Why I’m Managing My Expectations of Other People

OK, so imagine the following: You organized this massive birthday surprise with no attention to detail spared for your best friend (I'm talking about those personalized balloons type detail here), but when it came time for your big day, the effort wasn't returned and you...
Escape Into Fall With Our September Playlist
Wellness

Escape Into Fall With Our September Playlist

August was an intense month, but as the summer is drawing to a close I'm excited to share September's playlist with you. This restorative place has reminded to be grateful of the good things and people in my life — now more than ever. The...
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Beauty

3 Mascaras That’ll Make Your Lashes Look Like Extensions

June 24, 2020

I truly enjoy doing (more like playing in) my makeup and watching all the beauty vloggers on YouTube. However, I wear pretty minimal makeup on a day-to-day basis, because I just can’t be bothered to wear a full face of makeup […]

Wellness

A June Playlist That Matters

June 19, 2020

No matter where you are, this playlist for June is in response to the protest around the nation and world for Black lives. It’s to celebrate Juneteenth and Black Music Month. Black music is the foundation for every genre. […]

Design

Shortcuts to Cleaning Your Home in 15 Minutes or Less

June 12, 2020

Cleaning is definitely not my favorite activity. It’s one of those things that I have to be in the mood to do. But I’m also one of those people that feels pure joy and satisfaction from the looks of […]

Relationships

9 Father’s Day Gifts That’ll Make You the Favorite

June 9, 2020

I still haven’t quite figured out why the men in my life, specifically dad, are the absolute hardest customers to shop for. Maybe it’s because they tend to just buy whatever it is they want for themselves. Or maybe […]

Wellness

A Letter to America: Do Better, Be Better

June 1, 2020

Tired is not even the word to describe what I and so many of my Black brothers and sisters are feeling right now. We are exhausted, infuriated, disheartened, grieving, anguished, but most of all, disappointed. This country continuously tells […]

Design

11 Colorful Bathrooms You’ll Want to Copy Immediately

May 26, 2020

When envisioning my dream home, the bathroom is the room where I instantly spiral into an identity crisis. Do I go with a spa-like minimalist look? Am I more traditional or modern? Would Boho be cool? Ooh, what about […]

Beauty

The 5-Step Guide for Growing Out Your Brows

May 23, 2020

There’s one beauty trend that you can count on to be around for the long run — and that is thick, bold eyebrows. People have realized how much a good and full brow can change their face and cringe […]

Wellness

32 Small Things to Do for Yourself Today

May 19, 2020

Our lives are definitely different, but life is still happening. I don’t want to jump the gun here or speak a little too soon as things can change within a millisecond, but I’ve been feeling a little better lately. […]

Design

These Are the 10 Coziest Patios on Pinterest

May 15, 2020

With the warmer months finally here (YES!) and our days of quarantine still going, we’ve been spending as much time outside as possible. But, if you’re anything like me, after a few evenings of taking in the fresh air with […]