What I Wore For Our Engagement Photos

I don’t how I forgot to show y’all my engagement photos but I did and I apologize. Oh wait I know how, we’re planning this wedding all by ourselves (more on that later)! So let me tell you how these engagement photos came about… because they almost didn’t happen!
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The Longest Zipline Over Water & This Is Us Screaming Like Bi*ches The Whole Time [VIDEO]

For our holiday vacation last year my fiance’s family and I went on a Royal Caribbean cruise. Holidays for me are usually super depressing for me (my mom died in case you’re new to my blog) and I never want to do anything. But my fiance convinced me a cruise was a good idea. I contacted Royal Caribbean and they…
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What Is The Correct Order To Apply Your Skincare Products

It’s been a minute since I’ve answered your questions in my blog series You Ask, I Answer so let’s start with one that I’ve been getting a lot lately: what is the correct order to apply your skincare products and what is my routine? In case you missed it I turned 40 in November of 2016. I’m still working on my tummy…
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I Met Alfre Woodard In The Bathroom at Essence Black Women In Hollywood + Other Cool Things From That Night

Attending the ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood event with Lincoln Motor Company was without a doubt the highlight of my 2017 and it’s only February. For the 10th anniversary of ESSENCE’S most coveted black girl magic bash they held no punches. The room was brimming with legends and next generation game changers. The little girl inside of me who would lock herself in the…
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7 Of The Best Highlighters For Brown Skin (& Yes You Are Gonna Need All 7)

Finding the best highlighters for brown skin can be a first world kinda problem for some (hence my stank face above). Some are too glittery, some are too flat and some…well some clearly were not made with us in mind. Bronze and golden pigments are undeniably an instant winner for us brown girls. With the warmer weather chasing old man winter out the…
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7 Things To Buy Yourself This Valentine’s Day (Whether you’re Single, Married or Complicated)

We all know that the best gifts that you’ve ever received were the ones you bought yourself. So this Valentine’s day I think it’s high time you pamper yourself (single, married or complicated) with a few things that will make your heart completely turn over and swoon with joy and other sappy stuff. I mean after all, the relationship you…
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The 6 Valentine’s Day Gifts She Really Wants You To Buy

Roses are red, shoes are too…I want diamonds for Valentine’s Day, how about you? After reading that first line, I’m sure you can tell what this post is about. If you guessed St. Patrick’s Day, put the glass down slowly. This post is all about the Valentine’s Day gifts every girl wants you to buy them. So listen up fellas!
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Janelle Monae’s SAG Awards 2017 Beauty Look

Awards season brings out the best beauty looks from some of our favorite gals. Singer Janelle Monae (Hidden Figures and Moonlight) attended the SAG Awards channeling her inner Queen Elizabeth with the help of Covergirl and makeup artist Jessica Smalls. Jessica shares the inspiration behind Janelle’s stunning SAG Awards beauty look from tonight’s red carpet.
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