Holiday Favorites

Hello everyone!  Are you counting down yet + well I’m not as of yet because I’m so not ready for the Christmas Holiday + and I think by the time I’m ready it will be Christmas Eve.  However + I’ve promised myself that I’m not going to stress about what I can’t get done + […]

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October Favorites

Hello Friends … and my how time is flying. We’re not even at Thanksgiving + and already stores + and television commercials are pushing Christmas. I just want to stop and enjoy November before I rush through full-speed to Christmas. With that being said … the cold weather came sooner on my side of the […]

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September Favorites

Hello Friends + I know I’m a bit late but I’m rounding up my September favorites.  This is my short list of all things that I’ve been enjoying for the past month.  So let’s get started… Andelou Naturals Turmeric + C Serum | Amazon + I’m at the point where I’ve become kinda picky about serums.  […]

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August Favorites [Round-up]

Hello friends!  September is here and it’s time for my August roundup.  Here is the small list of things I’ve been enjoying this past month. 1. Diabetic Living Back in June I posted a summer wish list + and on that list was Diabetic Meals to Plate + because I was really looking for some […]

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July Favorites [roundup]

Hello Friends! August is upon us so it’s time for my July round up. I feel that Summer is a time where I’m sticking to my guns.  I haven’t tried too many new products this month + as I’m enjoying taking it easy. I’m finding that I don’t require any new products as my hair […]

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June Favorites [roundup]

Hello Friends + and Happy 4TH of July!  It’s time to roundup my favorites for June. These are not just the things that I’ve been using in June + but my goto Summer essentials. Let’s get to it. AVEENO BABY SUN STICK I would agree that I’m not a baby + but when I was […]

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——- May Favorites! ——–

Time just flies + were already in our 2nd week of June + with temps feeling like summer + to which I’m not all that happy about because I honestly hate the heat.  I’m not in an area where it’s a balmy 80 degrees and then 60 at night … here in the Washington DC […]

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April |Favorites

Loreal True Match Blendable Crayon Concealer | I’m really picky with make-up due to my acne prone skin.  I also don’t want to step out of my house everyday “instagram-ready”.  I just like a subtle concealer that matches my tone.  Loreal True Match blends really well with my mineral makeup and it doesn’t cause me […]

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March | Favorites

Hello Friends! I can’t believe how fast March flew by + and now we are already in April.  So here is a quick look at my March favorites. Shea Moisture 100% Raw Shea Butter | I’ve used a few raw shea butters and because they are raw they felt like powder and needed to be […]

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styleTREND | Retro Black

Hello Friends … and Happy Friday … Happy 3-Day Weekend.  Ok yes there is some bragging there but I need this.  I hope everyone has a great day to the start of their weekend … what are you doing?  I’m going to see Ready Player One + while it’s not my first choice I’m going because […]

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Good Reads List

I’m back with a Good Reads list update.  I’m actually proud of myself because I didn’t think that I would make it this far.  As previously posted I usually get through 1-3 books and then I loose steam so I’m really going to stick with it this time.  The plan is to read more + […]

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styleTREND | Overall Casual

It’s the weekend + I know your glad it’s hear + because that means you can unwind + decompress. When I think about relaxing + overalls come to mind + dress them up or down + they are making a comeback in different styles + and fabrics.  I can’t wait to bring my pair home. […]

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Modern Farmhouse Decor on Amazon | That’s Affordable

Yes my love affair with Amazon is still going strong + because you can find just about anything your looking for.  I love the Farmhouse Style but not so much the rustic faded white and pastel style of farmhouse.  I like more of the modern farmhouse that incorporates metal + black finishes + bright whites […]

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52 List For Happiness Journal

Hello Friends … This is just a reminder I’m giving away an extra copy of the “52 Lists for Happiness: Weekly Journaling Inspiration for Positivity, Balance, and Joy“.  Check out the link and brief description [if your interested]. All I ask is that you leave a comment on the blog about how you would use […]

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[ode] Saturday Morning

Ode to Saturday mornings + it’s the best morning + the first official day of the weekend + disheveled covers + and unmade beds + sunrise and quiet + that first cup of coffee which is always the best cup + I don’t mind pancakes but I’m partial to fluffy scrambled eggs + with toast […]

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February [wrap up]

Well here we are again + at the end of the month. Yes Fabulous February is ending + and I feel like we’ve had no real winter.  50-60 degree days are not winter + it’s pneumonia weather + with a side of cold and flu. I was hoping it would go back to cold so I […]

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