I consider my personal style to be pretty versatile, but I think my look defaults to athleisure. I’m a t-shirt/jeans/converse girl by nature, preferring comfort with style. To me, “dressing up” for work can mean wearing a pair of leather look leggings, with a blouse and dressy flats or heels. I make the athleisure work […]
This is a semi-authentic jerk chicken recipe. I say “semi” because I am not Jamaican, but the marinade is authentic. Also, the marinade is store bought. It’s delicious though, and easy to work with. I’m sure once you try making this you’ll forgive me for not giving you instructions for making this from scratch. I […]
I love wearing box braids. Preferably long, and medium in width. Braids are a dope hairstyle any time of year, but they’re the perfect in the summer. I always get into a hair rut when it’s hot, I find that I don’t really want to deal with my hair when temperatures go above 80 degrees. These are […]
On August 1st, I received my first pumpkin spice themed email. I won’t say which retailer it was, but it definitely felt like they rushed past the rest of summer and straight into fall. It’s just too early for pumpkin spice sightings. But the email reminded me that although it’s only midsummer, fall will be […]
Adult acne is a pain in the ass. At almost 35 years old, my skin care should be focused on anti-aging, instead of fighting pimples like some teenager. According to the American Association of Dermatology, the hormonal fluctuations women experience makes us more susceptible to adult acne than men. Menstrual cycles, pregnancy, menopause, and going […]
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