if you follow me on anything aside from this blog, you’ll notice i cut my hair. again. who even am i? i remember when i used to turn my face up at the mere thought of cutting dead ends. now i gladly walk up to a barber and ask them to shave my head. seriously, if you knew me at 18, this is something you would’ve never imagined. one thing that held true through my entire adolescent years was the fact […]
whether you have normal, oily, or combination skin, there’s a mask out there for you. face masks are great for selfies, self care, and self love. it’s that extra step in skin care that really levels you up. Here are some of my favorites out of my (unnecisarily) large collection. for a deep detox kiehl’s rare earth deep pore clansing masque is packed with some of the best ingredients to draw out your skin’s impurities. amazonian white clay is known […]
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be intentional. every move i make must serve a purpose. the purpose can be something as small as “to fill my heart with joy,” but it cannot be as frivolous as “i felt like it.”
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my “out & about” series is all about the dmv. i’ve lived here my entire life, and the one thing i can promise you is that there’s always something to do. from maryland to d.c. to virginia, there’s something for you. so whether you live here too, or you’re just visiting “out & about” is your new personal tour guide. now, what did i tell you in the last post? the smithsonian area is a dc gem. there’s so much […]
@citycenterdc is one of the most insta-worthy spots of downtown dc. visiting citycenter gives you your fix of visual art, luxury shopping, and good eats. it’s one of my favorite places to visit all year round, because there’s always an installation dangling above your head. they switch it up every season to give the city something new to marvel over. but citycenter at christmas is just as magical as you could imagine. the storefronts are loaded with holiday gifts […]
lately, women are taking their power into their own hands. they’re defining their own beauty, standing in their own light, speaking their truth, and living their best life. i’m here for you, and you, and you in the back too lady!
i’m sure you could’ve guessed that florals would make their way into my fashion diary at some point. so here they are. floral on floral is as fun for me as denim on denim. matching it takes a few tries, but it’s a statement once you pull it together.