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Style Star of the Week: Chukwudi ‘Chuks’ Nwamba

Chukwudi ‘Chuks’ Nwamba 24 Years Old Southfield, MI Industrial Engineer I’d like to think of my style as simple, clean, comfortable and timeless; modern dressy/casual. Comfort and versatility is what I keep in mind most when I get dressed or purchase apparel. I always appreciate subtle but bold complimentary accessories as well: scarves, vintage rings, sock patterns, watches, etc. I love representing my culture through … Continue reading Style Star of the Week: Chukwudi ‘Chuks’ Nwamba

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Style Star of the Week: Iyesha Jalloh

This week’s style star is a young woman I go to school with. We hang with a similar crowd, so I see her occasionally at different campus events. She may be petite, but her style packs a punch! Better yet, she’s driven, intelligent, and has a good head on her shoulders– and that will never be out of season. Keep reading and you’ll see exactly … Continue reading Style Star of the Week: Iyesha Jalloh

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Style Star of The Week: Elizabeth Hall

When I first started this blog back in 2011, I regularly featured people I came across online who had great style. You may remember this as my “Street Style” series. Welp, I’m bringing it back and with a new name: Style Stars. These are people I stumble upon on Instagram, could be fellow bloggers, or even acquaintances I actually know. Today it’s Elizabeth Hall whom … Continue reading Style Star of The Week: Elizabeth Hall

Want to Step Up Your Beauty Game? You’ve Got to Try This!

Waking up in the morning has gotten a lot more interesting for me these past few days. Instead of going through my normal routine of wearing Clean + Clear facial moisturizer and store brand body lotion, I get to treat myself to Ylang Ylang and Lime facial scrub,  a soothing facial nourishing cream with organic calendula in it, and a choice of 10 different luxurious body … Continue reading Want to Step Up Your Beauty Game? You’ve Got to Try This!

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Like In The Movies: How To Holiday Like Your Favorite Film Characters

This article is for the romantics and dreamers out there. We sit and watch the most beautiful films and sigh. Why don’t our lives pan out like that? Why do we have to see the stunning landscapes through the big screen rather than in person? We want it all. To taste the food, smell the sweet flowers, bathe in the beautiful colours. Well, if you … Continue reading Like In The Movies: How To Holiday Like Your Favorite Film Characters

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Need an Inexpensive Vacay? You May Want to Give This a Try…

When you think of vacations, what comes to mind? We often think about glimmering sandy beaches and lavish hotels when booking holidays. But taking a vacation isn’t always about splashing the cash and catching some rays. For many of us, it’s not financially viable to travel as much as we’d like. However, if you fall in love with camping, you may find that you can … Continue reading Need an Inexpensive Vacay? You May Want to Give This a Try…

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Cool Career Avenues For the Next Generation of Girls Who Tech

Who says techies need to be hood-wearing computer geeks? There is a new breed of women who are making their mark on the web with jobs you may have never known existed. Each of these high-reward career paths provides a sizable salary, ample benefits and unbelievable perks. More than 5.1 million people worked in core technology jobs in the U.S. at the end of 2015, … Continue reading Cool Career Avenues For the Next Generation of Girls Who Tech

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This Is What Every Fall/Winter Outfit Needs

Something is missing in this outfit. Can you tell what it is? Here’s a hint: It will go on the upper half of my body. It’s a blanket scarf! Yes, it’s back. I talked about it last year and I am bringing it up again this year. Around this time of season, when it’s just now starting to get nippy out, this scarf can literally … Continue reading This Is What Every Fall/Winter Outfit Needs

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I am an Adult Woman, And I Enjoy Wearing Tutus

When I first saw this Mystree tutu dress in the boutique I work at, I thought it was so cool. It took me a while to actually purchase it because I needed to convince myself I’d actually wear it. I tried it on, and all of a sudden the ideas started rolling. I can wear it with a sweater on top, or throw a cardigan … Continue reading I am an Adult Woman, And I Enjoy Wearing Tutus

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I Bought The Perfect 21st Birthday Dress For $12.99!

On October 3rd, I turned 21. Leading up to the big day, my first thoughts were not “what will my first legal drink be,” but instead “what will I wear??” Let me just preface this post by saying, I am not a party girl. I’ve never had a fake ID,  and while I’ve had a few drinks here and there before my 21st (sshh), it … Continue reading I Bought The Perfect 21st Birthday Dress For $12.99!