Style and Sophistication

When did they teach us that we didn’t need sophistication to win the day? Did we actually believe them? Icons are not created, they are born, because it takes authenticity to break through the monotony. The more I scroll on social media outlet’s looking for inspiration to consolidate, I notice the images woman of color…

From the Southside to the Northside with Mom🥰

Today is the Sabbath 1/21/2022, and I decided that since I was feeling better this weekend,I would spend time with my Mom. I live on the South Side of Minneapolis, and grew up between 32nd Street and Park, Oakland, Clinton, and when picking up my nephew, when he was young, we would go by the…

January 2023- Coping Mechanisms

This January has seen its fair share of heavy weather, be it snow, flood, or tornadoes. The UN has pledged to send more fire power and tanks to Urkraine. Russia. The dollar is inflating beyond measure, yet everyone still wants to be a millionaire. Black death has stepped out of the music video and television…

2023! January Journal

It’s 2023, and I could not be happier that the year has changed. 2022 was a year of making strides, practicing consistency with both my skincare routines, and staying in contact with friends It was a year of stepping out of my box, and going out to more events and places. COVID, and my own…

December Sparkles cont’d

Well, I wanted at least for the last 5 months an “I want to dance with somebody” party. Full outfits, dance music, hair, in a “girl’s just want to have fun”, mood. This is what I wanted but not what I got. Instead I spent my birthday week, and vacation resting up from feeling both…

December Sparkles 2022!

I love the month of December, not just because it is my birthday month, but it is a month that truly embraces, joy, love the small miracles, with a dollop of its a wonderful life mixed in. The inclination is to get cozy and stay cozy. I tell you what I went for a walk…