Category Archives: Life


The Reshaping

The Reshaping

I don’t know about you, but I shrink into myself when I’m not feeling my best. I isolate myself from friends, family and even my love who’s learned to give me space. I’m not where I thought I would be in life at this age. And I get it, that’s most people story, but it… Read More



Womanhood

A Beautiful Storm

She was a beautiful storm Dressed in layers of tulle Searching for her voice Fighting for power Constant state of push and pull Pull back Too close for comfort Push forward Always onward Dancing queen Twirling like a spinning top on concrete Faster Faster Faster Slooooooooowly Unraveling at the seams Tequila and sprite Shots all… Read More


A New Year Do-Over

By now, I’m sure you’ve seen the above photo as you scrolled through your timeline. You probably almost ignored it until realizing you’ve felt the same way. Double take. Double tap. The truth is, I fully intended to start the New Year on the right foot. I had an idea how I wanted this year’s… Read More


Temaki Takeover

The more I learn about food, the more I am drawn to food with layers. I love a clorful dish. It’s something that I always keep in mind when I cook at home. I think it makes the dish more appealing, more appetizing and who am I kidding, just plain beautiful. But I haven’t quite conquered… Read More



A Fall Moment In Central Park

Y’all, I’ve decided. Central Park is my favorite place in New York City. Despite how many times I’ve been there for one celebration or another, it never gets old. It will forever serve as a reminder that I’ve made it. Of what it feels like to follow your dreams despite the uncertain journey. I tell… Read More


Bite Lip Lab

I have never worn as much lipstick as I do nowadays. I never felt adult enough to wear it. When I did, it was reserved for special occasions. That is obviously not the case anymore. I love that it makes me look older and now that I’m pushing 30 (sheesh) it seems more appropriate. That’s one of the… Read More