How to Recover from Traveling

Traveling is fun and all until you return home and have to apply gobs of conditioner to your damaged hair, multi-mask your skin, and sleep 24 hours… wait, actually that sounds pretty good. No, wait, it’s not all fun and games. You also have to unpack, do laundry, get to work on time, and attend to all…

Green & Gold Makeup

I don’t do makeup. Really. I love makeup. I just do not know how to do it very well. This day I was kinda bored and full of energy, so I did my makeup. And now, you all get to see what a mess that looks like. I’m honestly hoping to get better. If you…

My Year in 4 Minutes

2016. Dang, man. We lost  Prince, Ali, R2-D2 AND Princess Leia. #STARSWARSFAN. We (the “royal we” or maybe the pluralis modestiae. Either way not me specifically, I did my part) elected Donald Trump…as president…of like the USA. You might be tempted to say 2016 SUCKED. I’ll admit there were too many trying times in 2016. As I…

Let’s Do Good

I want to move forward. I want to make our country a better place for people like me and people not like me. I no longer want to be angry or disappointed. I don’t want to feel like an outsider. I don’t want to make others feel like outsiders. So here’s what I am going…

Tulum: Year 2 of Marriage

When I was younger, I thought, like many people, the story ends at marriage. Happily ever after. We’re done. Close the book. I thought the goal was to get married. Once you find that perfect person, the one who makes you so happy you can’t breathe, nothing else would matter. Everything falls into place with your true soulmate….

6 Outfit Ideas for Fall

Everyone in Texas is confused. It’s still crop tops and shorts season. Shout out to the scarf wearer in 110 degree temps! You are my hero!

My Morning Routine

Every morning I wake up to the soothing sounds of a Sentimental Mood, a chef prepared breakfast, an onsite masseuse, and all these other lies.

How To: Curly Buns!

Jazmine Dubois? I think so. Check out this video I made showing how I created these puffy curly pigtails. I also did my makeup look. Listen, I’m not your YouTube beauty guru so it’s not like the BEST makeup tutorial you’ve ever seen, but I think I did okay. Let me know. Ps. I know…

My Wash & Go Routine

I was having the hardest time with my hair for a while. My scalp was really itchy. Shed hairs were more like shed mounds of hair. My hair was thinning. My curls were not really curling. It was a mess. I thought I was going to have to cut my hair again. Then one night…

The Time I Realized I Was STUPID

Wanna be a better version of yourself? Yes. Yes, you do. So here is some wise advice. Look at yourself, really look at yourself and be objective. Ok. Don’t listen to me. What do I know? I only learned this lesson in college. Enjoy this story time. Learn from my mistakes. Love yourself and mind your…