Beauty · Hair · Length Check · Natural Hair Journey · Styling

Starting Over. Why I Cut My Hair

We’ve all seen it before. A woman going through a life altering moment takes a pair of scissors, or clippers, and cuts off her hair. It’s symbolic of a new beginning. Shedding the past and setting a new path for a brighter tomorrow. One example, which sticks out the most for me, is Angela Bassett’s… Continue reading Starting Over. Why I Cut My Hair

Anastasia Beverly Hills · Beauty · BECCA · Brands · Face · Lips · Lipstick · Makeup · Sephora · smashbox · urban decay · Velour Lashes

Sephora VIB Rouge 20% Off Sale

Sephora has a 20% off sale biannually. The Fall sale happens in the first week of November every year, and guess who’s birthday falls around the sale? MINE! I love this time of year because I get to purchase  products I’ve been coveting for the year and re-up on my must haves. Below you’ll find… Continue reading Sephora VIB Rouge 20% Off Sale

Anastasia Beverly Hills · Beauty · BECCA · Brands · Eylure · Face · Juvia's Place · Lips · Mac · nars · Sephora · smashbox

New Year, New Me!

We make resolutions every year to be better in the coming year. “New Year, New Me” can be heard for miles and across hemispheres as we all declaire to be improved versions of ourselves. This 2017 my girl Kiyomi Lee, of Cakes & Concealer, teamed up to put our best faces forward in creating looks which… Continue reading New Year, New Me!

Beauty · ERNO LASZLO · Events · Face · Influenster · Skincare · Uncategorized

Influenster: Erno Laszlo Review

Last month, Influenster sent a VoxBox to me, sponsored by Erno Laszlo and #thepoweroftwo campaign, for review. I am a big fan of skin care, so I was very excited to try the new cleansing duo. There are four versions of the cleansing duo for four different skin concerns: Detox, Sensitive, Hydrate, and Firming. Since… Continue reading Influenster: Erno Laszlo Review

Food · Hubby Meals

Hubby Meals: Cajun Curry Shrimp

Solomon and I are seafood lovers. We’ve enjoyed fusion food as well. So I chose to mix the flavors of the Southern/South-West and the Middle/Far East with a dinner of Cajun Curry Shrimp with Jasmine rice and roasted Jalapenos. Talk about fusion, right? It was absolutely delicious! Not only is this meal very easy to make, it… Continue reading Hubby Meals: Cajun Curry Shrimp

Food · Hubby Meals

Hubby Meals: Lumberjack Breakfast

My husband, Solomon, is a Nigerian, 6′ 4″, 215lb former soccer player with a big appetite and a love for all things spicy. I’ve really enjoyed introducing him to more American style food while keeping it within his palette preference. So one day I prepared a lumberjack style breakfast for him. I used beef sausage… Continue reading Hubby Meals: Lumberjack Breakfast