Lately, I haven’t had the strength to write. It’s actually taking me forever to write this post and it’s so unfamiliar since I typically zone in and can write anything.
I’ve been doing a lot…like, running around preparing my baby sister for prom (which she absolutely slayed). I’ve been doing my church duties, friend duties, daughter duties and all the while trying to juggle my retail job, remote job, website and relentless emotional and spiritual tests. Thankfully, my list includes fun stuff, such as driving up to Canada last week for a family wedding and flying down to Georgia for another the month before. Those getaways have been so needed because I’m obsessed with my family and it brings me joy to be around them.
Have you been seeing your favorite natural hair influencers sporting something that looks like a beanie but then again can be worn as a bonnet? I have! Up and down my feed, continuously. After seeing so many ads, I wanted to give it a try. Outside of my precious bundles, I am #teamnatural and I’m always looking to try out anything that will protect my curls!
During my NYC Blogger Weekend, I had the opportunity to book a complimentary appointment at Dreamdry! I arrived with the other bloggers to the chic and luxurious hair salon and was blown away by their service and omg, the decor! Sleek and modern. It was awesome having the place to ourselves!
Hey Adorners, Medge here! I am excited to announce that I am finally free of the shackles of school…at least until next semester. Anyway, I am about to be a senior in college (inserts Rachel Dolezal pack of gray hair)! Inwardly, I’m freaking out but this too shall pass, right? Hehehe.
Want to know the best lipstick for your skin tone? Any and every shade. Don’t ever feel as if you can’t wear what lighter tones can just because you have a deeper pigment. All you need is confidence and some good old lip liner. They solve all things!
Remember a couple of weeks back when I was flooding Snapchat and Instastories with my adventures in NYC? I teamed up with my Style Collective Sisters for a “Bloggers in New York City Takeover” Weekend. I’m talking blow outs, kickboxing, brunch on brunch on brunch and more! Everything, and when I say, everything was complimentary!
We’ve all been told at some point in our lives that we should keep oil far away from our skin–whether it had been a beauty counter rep telling you, your doctor or your mama! It didn’t matter if it was oil splattering up from fried chicken pan, the natural oils we find in our skin, or organic oils. To us women, all kinds were synonymous with “no bueno.” Because oil = breakouts, right?
I had the most awesome opportunity to attend Every Stylish Girl’s Sip N’ Slay, a networking brunch for girl bosses making moves in fashion, beauty and bidness. It was a day loaded with tasty eats, drinks and tantalizing conversation! The room was jam-packed with wisdom and I got to meet so many amazing women. Of course, I had to share those gems sprinkled all over the room with you boss babes.
Whoa. Here lies a look that was supposed to be posted over a year ago! I remember the day clearly – I was on campus and had no class so I hurriedly shot this look! I found it in my archives while scrounging for material to tell you girlbosses about this amazing program I wish I knew about when I was in college! It’s called the Wellesley’s Contemporary Women’s Leadership Program.
Yeah I know. When you think “Wellesley,” you think “Wellesley College,” as in queen of all things women, right? Me too. And guess what, they want you to be a part of it!