Snow Days, Cold Days

January 26, 2015

Dress: c/o Karina Dresses Boots: Freebird via ShopBop Scarf: H&M Earrings: NYC street vendor Honestly, one of the teacher perks I never even thought about before it happened were snow days, which actually are now cold days. No sooner had we started back after Christmas break, we got three cold days in a row. Biting […]

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Curly Girl Method Approved Products

January 20, 2015

Earlier this month I talked about how I use the Curly Girl Method to care for my curls. Technique is great but what about the products? What the heck are Curly Girl Method approved products? Where can I buy them? If you are launching into the Curly Girl Method I highly recommend getting the book: […]

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Cable Knit for Days

January 15, 2015

Sweater: Kohls Pants: Paige denim Boots: c/o Monroe and Main Jacket: New York & Co. Sunglasses: Gucci Earrings: Claire’s It’s been so darn cold these last couple weeks that admittedly I don’t want to leave the warmth of my bed each morning. But since work calls I’ve been opting for a comfortable alternative to staying […]

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How I Use the Curly Girl Method – one year later

January 14, 2015

I’ve spent almost a year not washing my hair. No, I’m not working on creating some awesome dreads. I’m focused and committed to the Curly Girl Method. In short, the method is meant to care for curls through the correct choice of cleansing, conditioning and drying products/items. Since I color my hair frequently and was […]

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A Year of Paleo Living

January 12, 2015

In the middle of January 2014, I decided to make some significant changes to my diet. After purchasing a couple cookbooks and doing a lot of online research I jumped into the Whole 30. After that initial 30 day period, I moved slightly away from the Whole 30 and went with a Paleo diet instead. […]

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Long Skirt, Long Vest, Bold Sweater

January 6, 2015

Skirt: Target Sweater: Target Vest: New York & Co. Booties: DSW Earrings: ??     Bring on the cold. Well, really maybe not -13* as is expected for tomorrow, but still. I’m ready for the winter to really be a winter, with snow and cold sunny days. And with that cold comes a need to […]

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Out with the Old Year and in with the New

January 5, 2015

I’m never one to get too nostalgic about the ending of a year, although I do like the ready excuse to make big plans that comes with ringing in a New Year.  As with most years, 2014 was a whirlwind of ups and downs… At the start of the year, I tried my hand at […]

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Versatility in a Patterned Dress

December 30, 2014

Dress: c/o Karina Dresses (you can find it at ModCloth too.) Tights: Target Boots: Freebird via Shopbop Sweater: ModCloth Earrings: Mimi Boutique Watch: DKNY Bracelet: homemade Usually my wardrobe consists of a lot of basic-colored items and very few patterns. I suppose part of that is because I have a hard time figuring out how […]

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Red Paris Cheer

December 26, 2014

Sweater: c/o Kohls Skirt: Kohls Tights: Walgreens Booties: DSW Scarf: H&M Earrings: New York & Co. Watch: Kohls I’ve worn this sweater a handful of times since picking it up at Kohls a couple weeks ago. Going with my festive dress without going overboard this holiday season motto, the vibrant red color has been perfect […]

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Festive without Going Overboard

December 17, 2014

Dress: eShakti Jacket: Forever21 Boots: Rachel Roy Tights: Target Scarf: H&M Earrings: House of Harlow   Around this time of year I like being festive in my attire. BUT I’m not all about the jingling earrings, plethora of non-ironic tacky Christmas sweaters, matching elf socks, flashing light necklaces, etc… I like using the classic colors […]

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