23, 08, 2016

4 Ways to Get Over Laziness and Have a Productive Day


People seem to think that I have my life together. I get questions from friends and family all of the time about being productive.

How do you stay so organized?

How do you get so much done?

How are you so disciplined?

All the while I’m thinking, “do you know me?” Honestly, I struggle with all of those things. Each day is a battle to get over my tendency to do nothing and to get to work. However, there are a few tricks I’ve picked up to help me get my life together. Here are four things that I do when I need to stop being lazy and start being productive.

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12, 08, 2016

Black Jumpsuit | Leopard Shoes


Happy Friday guys! This has got to be my favorite look to date. For some reason I feel like a baby Angela Bassett in this jumpsuit. The only thing I need is toned arms and I think I’d have a pretty good shot at playing the legendary Mrs. Bassett in a biopic.

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12, 08, 2016

25 Major Life Keys I Learned in 25 Years


This past Sunday I celebrated my 25th birthday (yay me!). I celebrated my birthday in a real chill way: date night with bae and some fun with the bestie. As I was reflecting on my 25 years on this Earth I realized that I’m definitely still figuring out life, but I can comfortably say that I’ve grown into myself and learned a lot along the way. So I though it was only right to do the very cliche post on the 25 lessons I’ve learned.

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10, 08, 2016

B.Y.O.B. | Be Your Own Boss


I don’t ever remember a time when I didn’t want to be a “boss.” Since elementary school, because thats how far back my brain can remember right now, I’ve imagined myself as the CEO of some huge company. Then as I got older, and realized that black women could actually own their own businesses, my dreams switched from CEO of some huge company to CEO of my huge company.

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29, 07, 2016

Happy Happy Joy Joy | Yellow Zara Romper


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27, 07, 2016

How to Be Fashionable and Stay Cool This Summer



It’s definitely summer here in Georgia. And by definitely, I mean 98+ degrees. That’s hot!

I don’t know about you, but in the summer it’s easy for me to throw on the lightest and shortest thing I have just to make sure I’m not burning up all day. Then there are those occasions that call for much more effort. Weddings, parties, dinners, all places where I’d like to look nice but I also don’t want to be sweaty and sticky (body con dresses and denim will do that to you).

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