Have you listened to the @champagnepapi #masterpiece #album called #scorpion 👑 It’s everything you need in your life. I’ve listened to the entire album. #top12 #FashionLaneFavorites: 1. 8 out of 10 – when he knows he’s the good guy & the other guy should be grateful. Plies voice at the end is priceless. 2. Emotionless – 1st, anything with @mariahcarey vocals is a number … Read More Drake Stings Back in Scorpion 🦂
Today I realized a few things: I sacrifice a lot for the ones I love. I don’t take out enough time for myself. I need more workout time for my physical fitness and preservation. I need to be more assertive to my spouse about needing me time. It’s ok to be selfish when you have to. Sunday’s Church Sermon was good. I haven’t received … Read More Sunday blog: church, gym and self preservation
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.. Or so the good saying goes. In celebration of Valentine’s Day, here is MakeupShayla for your makeup inspiration. Valentine’s Day Beauty Glam: In this video MakeupShayla shows us how to #strutandslay What I love about MakeupShayla is her attention to her makeup details. She is persistent in her applications and she knows what works. She is … Read More Makeup: Valentine’s Day Inspiration with Beauty Influencer, MakeupShayla + Boxycharm
February 15, 2018 Boxycharm Makeup Subscription Unboxing Hey Loves, Today I will be taking you through the makeup unboxing of my Boxycharm subscription. How cute is the #feb2018 #boxycharm #boxymail ⚜️I’m loving this #boxycharmglow 👩🏽💻I cannot wait to play with everything @nakedcosmetics @coverfx @vintagecosmetics @purcosmetics @crownbrush I have been a subscriber to Boxycharm for over a year. I also subscribe to, IPSY, Allure and Sephora. I will post more on … Read More February 2018 Boxycharm Makeup Subscription unboxing
Day two of my viral infection, being a mommie, schools out for my son, Mardi Gras 2018 and other tidbits.
Happy Friday Loves, We are gearing up for the weekend, Mardi Gras and getting over a viral infection. I am on day 2 of being home sick. This morning I am still in recovery mode from being ill. My son’s school is out today. His school is celebrating Mardi Gras break a little early. I woke up around 8ish. Hubster was already gone to … Read More Day two of my viral infection, being a mommie, schools out for my son, Mardi Gras 2018 and other tidbits.
Since the beginning of the Grammy Awards, African American musicians have had to claw their way into sustainable recognition. There is an old saying we were taught and Olivia Pope hears it from her father on Scandal all of the time, “We have to be ten times better, ten times faster, to get ahead.” Unfortunately, race does play a role in how people see … Read More And the Grammy nominations are???????
To set this up for you, first it will set your home forward $590.00. It will set your pocket book back 590 bucks. It’s all semantics depending on how deep your pocket are. If I could find one on QVC or HSN and use flex pay, it would pass the mustard rightly so. There are a few diffusers on hsn.com, with flex pay that … Read More A home diffuser that’s going to break the bank but keep your home smelling delicious?
The struggle of the 6-8 week relaxer treatments for women of color is an ongoing struggle. I love my straight edges. However, I do not like the chemical burns, relaxer smell and the new growth. I have been wearing extensions, since August. I love them but hate the price. I took them out last night. I do not like the inability to take them … Read More Transitioning from Extensions to Natural Haircare? The struggle 🙂
PORTABLE HIGHLIGHTER BRUSH | FENTY BEAUTY This video above features music sensation, fashion designer, creator and founder, Rihanna of Fenty Beauty. Take a look as she demonstrates the portable highlighter brush. It is magnetized and interchangeable. She also let’s you see the highlighting shimmer, which is wonderful as well. Dear Makeup Dolls & Kens, Today, or rather at midnight this morning, Rihanna took the … Read More When Rhianna launches FentyBeauty, diversity wins!!
As an educator (ELA, History), it was profound and enlightening to know I was selected to attend Yale University this summer to explore the Life and Writings of Frederick Douglass. I have spent a week on campus, exploring, learning and living through the mood, feelings and thoughts of Mr. Douglass. This is a running blog post as I continue to add more photographs and … Read More Frederick Douglass, Yale University, Summer 2017.