Happy Juneteenth & Black Music Month

Juneteenth in the Black community historically has been a time for celebration. This special day has served as a community monument of freedom. For Black people in the US, Juneteenth has been a long standing tradition. I remember as a child going to parades, festivals, and of course celebrating with delicious dishes of food. ThisContinue reading “Happy Juneteenth & Black Music Month”

Make Love Not War Cake

A cake can turn out in so many flavors and tastes but basically is made of the same ingredients. The same stands true for humanity. We come in different colors and flavors, but are all created with the same things and made to love.

Kiss It Better Cake

The idea of chocolate covered strawberries danced around in my head. I thought how could I take this classic aphrodisiac and make it even more sensual yet scrumptious. I decided to make a rich chocolate cake and fill it with a bright, tangy and sweet creamy strawberry filling.

Bows Before Clothes

Original Post: February 6, 2013 I have been really into oversized sweaters/ jumpers lately. It is a really simple concept and outfit to assemble. Simply throw on an oversized sweater and some leggings and you’re done. Simple and yet so chic! A couple of weeks ago I was doing my normal Target stroll, when IContinue reading “Bows Before Clothes”

OOTD: Take a Bow

Original Post: February 8th, 2013 Outfit Details 1. DIY Bow-back jumper (details here) 2. Leopard print leggings 3. Shoes: Dolce Vita “Bella” Suede Platform Pump (purchase here)  4. Clutch: Nine West (purchase simliar here) 5. Necklace: Macy’s 6. Earrings: Charming Charling (purchase similar here)

OOTD: All Black Everything (featuring my DIY bralet)

Original Post: January 28th, 2014 Outfit Details DIY crystallized bralet: link here Black sheer chiffon tunic; forever 21 (find similar one here) Fur shrug; BB Dakota (find here) Faux leather mini skater skirt; ASOS (find similar here) (plus size option) Diamond tights: Santee Alley, Los Angeles (find similar here) Black platform booties; BCBG Maxazria (find similar here)