5 Awesomely Cute & Affordable Winter Boots

I’ve come to the conclusion that you can’t be good at everything. I think I have a decent wardrobe and a pretty sweet jewelry collection. My makeup game is on a whole nother level. So what’s my fashion Achilles heel? Shoes. My shoe game is atrocious and shameful. I can never find a cute pair […]

Watch Mrs. O on Extreme Makeover – Home Edition This Sunday!

Michelle Obama Extreme Makeover Home Edition

Get your softest tissues and your most waterproof eye makeup ready for this Sunday evening, bellas. This weekend’s season premiere of Extreme Makeover – Home Edition is a very special tearjerker. I know, I know. I hear you. “Um, every episode of Extreme Makeover – Home Edition is a tearjerker. What makes this one so […]

One Weekend. Four Natural Hair Events

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Toronto, are you ready?? By the time you read this, I’ll be in the air and on my way to your beautiful city! This weekend I expect to meet LOTS of beautiful natural bellas. AND my homette Awesomely Luvvie is coming with me! We are SO PSYCHED! One weekend, four natural hair events. First things […]

All About Fashion’s Night Out!

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Fashion industry insiders can sometimes be a touch snarky about Fashion’s Night Out (AKA FNO), and with understandable reason. The event began in 2009, as an initiative dreamed up by Anna Wintour and promoted by Vogue, to boost both fashion industry sales and the collective spirits of New York City. Fashion’s Night Out has changed […]

You Deserve – Qream With A Q

Qream by Pharrell

** the post below is an alcohol review, so if you’re under 21 years of age I’ve got a much better post for you to read today! Hey young world, the world is yours! I’m not as big a drinker as I used to be. When I was in my early twenties (and arguably, not […]

Shower Music — What Do You Listen To in the Morning?

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What are your absolute essentials when having a shower in the morning? For me, it’s hot water, awesome body wash, my favorite face wash….and music. I can’t think back to a time when music wasn’t part of my shower experience. When I was younger, I used to sing. Around high school, I started finding ways […]

September 17. Toronto, Save The Date!

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I made such a brief visit to Toronto when I came to visit the MAC factory, but I did LOVE everything I saw and experienced. Toronto is modern and clean and there’s a wonderful sense of Caribbean community there from what I’ve seen so far! And I’m SO excited to announce that I’ll be back […]