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    “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the...
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To wear makeup is a necessity for some women, and often it’s not because they need it, but because it’s just so blasted fun to wear. I’ve been having fun with makeup for most of my life. I don’t wear...
  *Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. A little over one year ago, I wrote and published my very first blog post.  Having read a variety of posts from bloggers in different niches, in the beginning, I had limited knowledge...
  At the beginning of my natural hair journey, I couldn’t wait for the day my hair was long enough to achieve styles like twist outs, braid outs and updos.  About six months after the big chop, my hair was...
    “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.” -Oprah Winfrey It’s been almost a year since I’ve started my blog. Who would have thought there’d be so much to...
    “I’d love to have the whole place swimming in roses.” ― James Joyce, Ulysses Roses are some of the most sought-after, perfect flowering plants on earth.  In ancient Egypt, roses were highly regarded as sacred and still are...
No one wants to feel like they aren’t moving forward in life. Thinking you’re stuck can be depressing and leave you feeling hopeless, especially if you thought you’d be further along than you are. There could be a number of...
I’ve just attended my second season of Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo solo and it was great! My time was a little limited so I carefully scheduled my days around the shows I really wanted to see.  The brands that I...
There was a time when I wanted a new Coach bag every year. I would get one, use it consistently for a few weeks and then on to something else. I can actually count on my fingers and toes how...
There’s plenty of travel craziness happening in the world, however, people are still vacationing. Companies are continuing to send employees off to complete training and attend meetings. Family reunions are being planned and true adventure seekers cannot be stopped.  Airlines...
I was not always a fan of direct sales. I used to think this was something people primarily did to con others out of their hard-earned money. However, I now know better.  There is more to direct sales than what...
  LimeLight by Alcone has the best foundation I’ve ever used and really, women of all ages benefit greatly from it.  However, I’m over 40 and am writing about my personal experience.  As if you hadn’t noticed, I sell LimeLight by Alcone products,...
Commuting to and from work can be an exhausting task. There was a time I would ride the bus to and from work. However, I now live in a place where it’s more convenient to drive. This drive, Monday through...
  Ever since I became a Beauty Guide with LimeLight by Alcone, my cosmetic stash has grown significantly, not in quantity but in quality. Back in the day, I’ve had my share of drugstore makeup, and I do have a...
Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo 2017 S/S was such a wonderful experience, and I’m ready to share what I captured. Posted here are photos from two brands. I will discuss a little about a few of the other showings as well....