Striving to be a BETTER version of ME!!

Time after time, I’ve heard the saying that goes ‘you are your own worse critic’ but I’ve never really given it much thought beyond what it means on the surface. It’s usually said in a way that implies this to be a negative thing i.e. ‘you’re being too hard on yourself’. Lately, I’ve been giving the phrase a


Happy New Year beauties!!! I hope everyone had an amazing holiday season, overindulged, and didn’t gain a pound! (I’m just speaking that into existence for y’all, ok?) Wishing you all the best in 2018 and beyond! I would love to say that the holiday season is just about buying for others, but I have to

Fenty Beauty: Trophy Wife Highhlighter

It seems like there is a new makeup line/product dropping everyday, but I was so excited to see what would come from Rihanna’s release of her Fenty Beauty line. Let me just say, she did not disappoint with this release. On September 7th, we were all able to purchase from this amazing collection which notably includes

5 Travel Hacks for Cruisers

In October 2013, my husband and I set sail for our first cruise out of New Orleans. It was a 5 day itinerary on the Carnival Elation making stop is Cozumel and Progreso in Mexico. After that first trip, I was in love and looking forward to many more cruises in the future. I’m currently

My Daily Skincare Routine: Dry/Sensitive Skin

I’ve always been pretty obsessed with skincare, dating back to seeing ads for Neutrogena Facial Bars in every magazine that I ready when I was 13 years old.  While I was lucky enough to bypass the acne stage, I was aware of the importance in developing a routine and being consistent with it each day.

Makeup Review: Urban Decay Naked Heat Palette

I don’t know about you, but I’m a huge fan of Urban Decay eye shadow palettes. As soon as I heard the announcement that there would be a new addition to the Naked series, I knew I had to snatch it up and give it a try. The palette retails for $54 and includes 12 shadows. I

Summer White Party Time

Summer nights and white parties were made for each other if you ask me, so when my good friend invited me to celebrate her and her husbands’ 10 year anniversary with a white party, I was excited to dress for the occasion. I opted for a white sleeveless A-Line dress and Jessica Simpson Jadyn Platform