December Monthly Archives

Color Palette: Black and Gray

I enjoyed taking these pictures with Fatmata and Haja Sesay. They were more than excited to take the shots. They schooled me on how to pose and I had so much fun following their directtaking posing too. The excitement was three much! Until next time…thanks girls!!! Christmas is in less that 24 hours. Thank you Mr. President for granting us a half day administrative leave …

5 Outfit Ideas to Wear to a Holiday Gathering

The holiday week is finally here and Christmas is fast approaching, three days away.  What type of event have you received an invitation to attend? Is your plan this year to stay home and cuddle with your significant other while the children open their gifts?  What do you plan on wearing?  Do you want to close the year completely glammed out or dressed casual chic? …

Steal the Runway Look

Inspiration: Victoria Beckham Fall/Winter 2015   Topshop Skirt (Asos) Karen Millen Turtleneck (Banana Republic, Gap, Bloomingdales, Sheinside) Christian Louboutin So Kate Pumps (Kirna Zabete, Barneys, Shoptiques, Charlotte Russe)

Pretty Hair Jewels to Wear for the Holiday

Hair ornaments especially headbands are one of my favorite accessories to wear.  Before going natural, I would always adorn my pixie cuts with a jeweled piece.  Now that I wear my hair natural I have been struggling with the idea of wearing one.  I am so glad to have come across Lupita Nyong’o wearing a Chanel Fine Jewelry hair clip in Vogue Magazine December issue …

Gridding

Happy Tuesday! So I went to bed around 5:30pm yesterday because the prior week was crazy busy for me. I couldn’t rest on the weekend because on Saturday, I had to take Crystal and her nine friends to Cheesecake Factory for her birthday and the girls also wanted to walk the around the mall to shop. Church things and cooking took over my Sunday. I …

Color Palette: Dried Herb + Citron and Leopard Print

What a beautiful day! I didn’t even need a coat.  But since I stepped out of the house wearing my Tahari ‘dried herb‘ coat I might as well take a picture in it.  The jacket was gifted to me more than seven years ago by a sister from another mother.  Few months ago, when she saw the jacket in my coat closet she was surprised …