It’s Amazon Prime Day, Here’s what you should buy!

Guess what today is. Amazon Prime Day. But let me confess my love for Amazon really quickly before I share these beyond dope deals with you guys. My soon-to-be husband will wrongly loudly tell you that I am addicted to Amazon. A truck comes to our house weekly to drop off dozens of boxes and the Amazon Prime Now delivery guys might…
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[VLOG] My plus size wedding dress shopping experience (Part 2)

When I first started looking at wedding dresses I had all of these awful thoughts (read: misconceptions) in my mind. As a plus size bride you hear (and read) tons of horror stories from other women. From the bridal salons not having our size and having to clamp us up and in, to the selection of Old Mother Hubbard style of dresses,…
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What does Micro-Sculpting Cream do & should you be using it?

Even though my skin is pretty stellar at 40 #PatsBack, I can only imagine what my skin would look (and feel) like if I had started my skin care obsession a little earlier in life. So here’s your warning. No matter your age, but especially if you’re in your 20’s,  stop what you’re doing and pay attention to your skin…
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The One Product Every Busy Traveling Girl Needs

You know that I’ve been hit with the traveling bug. At this point my suitcase has a permanent home under my bed. I don’t even bother putting it away. But because I am a true beauty junkie one of my biggest problems is how to fit all of my beauty products in my carry on. The struggle is the realest, until…
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SHOP PLUS SIZE SWIM

The Perfect Plus Size Bridal Shower Dress

I think I am the wedding unicorn. I’ve been having a ball planning my wedding. Everyone said I’d be stressed. They weren’t lying, I am! There’s so much to do. Book the venue. Book the caterer. Book the DJ. Book the photographer. Book. Book. Book. But what they don’t tell you is that this whole wedding planning thing is really…
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I’m Hosting A Live Event In NOLA & Houston: Come Help Me Celebrate The Road To Essence Fest With Walmart Beauty

Hey loves! I’ve been sitting on the news for a while but I’m super excited to announce that I will be making appearance at local Supercenters to help you get festival-ready during the Road to Essence at Walmart. You guys know that Essence Festival is one of my favorite events. I’ve been the last four years and each time I come away with a different, yet soul-fulfilling…
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That Time I Hosted The #TravelFlySolo17 Trip With PARLOUR Magazine

Travel gorgeous tip: Don’t drink the water in Mexico! I had a serious case of the BG’s for a week after my Mexico trip, a la Charlotte in Sex And The City. Remember when she opened her mouth in blissful joy while in the shower and well, we all know the rest. A few of us got sick and we think it was…
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How I’m honoring my mother on my wedding day

Disclaimer: I was asked to participate in the #JaredTimelessMoments campaign, sponsored by Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry.  Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own Planning my wedding has been nothing short of a roller coaster ride driven by my emotions. It’s a collective bunch of happiness, sadness, nervousness and OMGness. When he first proposed, I immediately told him…
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Style Show Off: Learning To Try The New

Confession: My closet bores me to the core of my soul. I recently moved (I’ll talk about that in another post) which has forced me to look at every single piece of clothing I own. There’s so much black. I mean it’s a funeral in there. And don’t get me wrong I simply adore black. I think it’s chic and…
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7 Wedding Essentials from BabbleBoxx To Make Planning Your Wedding A Bit Easier

If you haven’t gotten the memo (a la all my IG stories and posts, my Facebook rants and my Twitter confessions) I’m getting married…in less than four months. YIKES. I had the bright idea to move into a house and plan my own wedding. You could say that I’m stressed beyond words. I’m two seconds from heading to the courthouse…
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