I grew up watching The Young and the Restless and I was always fascinated by Mrs. Katherine Chancellor. That little old lady was everything to me. She was flawless in everything she wore. She was rich, stylish, and a powerhouse… everything I imagined to be when I got older. She was my grandmother in my head! When she stepped out in her furs and diamonds, I was floored!
January 1, 2014 started off fresh with Shaun King’s “100 Life Goals” webinar! Amazing guest speakers like Myleik Teele, Deepak Chopra and Hill Harper made appearances to share their outlooks on success and the steps on how to obtain it. Relevant to anyone and everyone in any and every career or entrepreneurial path, this free online event inspired bloggers like me to really take hold of our dreams and make them happen… NOW!
You beauties know that I am here for everything glam! So I was all spirit fingers and giddy girl smiles when I got an email from my loves over at BET asking me to host their New York city stop of the “Being Mary Jane” Holiday Glam Nail Salon Tour presented by Revlon.
With New Year’s Eve just days away, some of us may be faced with the pressures of looking fabulous for the evening’s festivities filled with best friend selfies and midnight kisses. I mean, let’s face it, no one wants to look dull and boring. If you are like me, you’ve tried many, many, many styles and now you’re yearning for something fun, funky, and fabulous. Looking for those styles can take up a lot of time and effort (Ain’t nobody got time for that)!
Can I get a virtual hand clap for all of the magazines that totally rocked out to greatness in 2013? Beyonce got almost naked for GQ Magazine, while Rihanna totally went bare! Idris Elba… well lawrd Jesus be a chastity belt! And Ciara, we all have some music advice for you after seeing that Paper Magazine cover.
Being that I am a new mommy of a beautiful five-week-old baby boy, my love for long sessions in the vanity putting on my makeup had to change. On the average, it use to take me about thirty minutes to an hour to complete my everyday makeup look. In between feedings, burping and changing diapers, that amount of time spent on my makeup no longer flies in this household!