This post is aptly named “Finally” for  a number of reasons: I finally got a DSLR camera (Can you tell the difference? Be honest, lol). I finally have a chance to share an outfit post this week (I’ve got some new things goin on and that I’m preparing for, so I have to figure out how to […]

Shoe Candy

I destroyed this bag of candy during class yesterday, lol Anybody that knows me, knows that  I LOVE candy (and junk food in general)!  I especially have a special place for bright, colorful, chewy, fruity candy.  I also happen to like my shoes bright and colorful, with a bit of  a punch like the Sour Patch […]

Busy Bee

Dress:  Alfred Sung; Shoes:  Michaelangelo for David’s Bridal (The MOST PAINFUL shoes ever!) I have been a bit of a busy bee since last Thursday, and I am finally able to sit down and write a post!  I hope y’all had a wonderful weekend; mine was rather lovely (minus the sinus headache I’ve had for […]


These are things that made me smile this week: The arrival of my chain ring from Gypsy Warrior Vintage. taken with Instagram Spending time with family and friends. Time with Babe commemorating his 26th birthday! Chocolate and all things sweet :-). taken with Instagram  This comment from the lovely Christine letting me know she thought I […]

My Dark Is Lovely

Last Friday Ty of Gorgeous In Grey, wrote a post about the Bill Duke documentary Dark Girls, that delves into the (not so lovely) experiences of dark-skinned African-American girls and women.  I’d heard about it a few days before her post, but had yet to watch the trailer, because I wasn’t ready for the emotions I […]


Step Into the Limelight

From L to R: Leaf ring and chain ring made by yours truly; College class ring: Jostens; Ring: Forever 21; Chain ring: Gypsy Warrior Vintage As I stated in last week’s nail post, I had plans to do the Louboutin inspired nail again, just in different colors, but my right thumb nail decided to break […]