Anniversary, Love, and Beyond


This month marks the anniversary of my blog. This blog has been around for about 4 years now. It’s has a creative outlet for me, a break from the norm of life. I’m no where near trying to be a famous blogger, I’m just sharing my style with people.

On weekdays, I’m a teacher and on the weekends, I’m a student and a part time blogger. I have not really shared that with many people. I usually keep things that I do separate.

This past year, I was challenged with preparing for my wedding, as a result, my love for shopping took a back seat.  My wardrobe consists of items, I love and covet, each piece, I shop for with care more so now than ever. As you already know, my most loved and worn items are my shoes and a few bags and clothing pieces that I cannot live without. Most of my closet is made of basics that find their way into my outfits.

The honest truth is, I love to shop, it was hard for me to stop something I enjoy so much but last year while preparing for a wedding, I made it work. I shop low and high end items but I definite only splurge on items that will have staying power in my wardrobe, everything else is bought on sale, resale, thrifted, or given.

Why am I telling you this? The truth is, not a lot of people understand that about me. My closet is definitely a collection of finds that I mix and match. I don’t always have it together when it comes to outfits. I have lazy days where all I want to do is throw on a shirt and a pair of comfy shorts and lounge. I don’t always have make up on, deep down in side I’m still a bit of a tomboy despite the fact that now, I love to dress up when the opportunity arises.


While part of me would love to be able to shop often, there are so many other things I would love to invest in. 2016 is definitely going to be a year of changes and bigger life investments. I really hope that you continue to join me in my journey. Fashion is my first love and I hope that you stay the course with me.

With that being said, I’m sure most of you are having a wonderful three day weekend celebrating with your love one(s.) Make sure you laugh often, enjoy good company, and celebrate life with the ones you love the most.





TOP zara
BOTTOM forever21
SHOES christian louboutin
BAG tj maxx find