April 2016

She loves good things /

Weird Celeb Beauty Secret

Friday Stories – Conspiracy#GwynBeyoncé #Queen Bee #Lemonade #BestiesQueen Bey has the world buzzing again about her song #Lemonade and her bestie Gwyneth Paltrow has us going, what????. She recently revealed one of her beauty secret is being – stung by bees on her face intentionally, who does that? She says it improves the skin.It seems these two are always in the news at the same time. There is the Airbnb story with Queen Bey, Gwyn planting a kiss on Blue Ivy during Super Bowl and Gwyn cheering during the game for her ex Martin?Photo Credit: Jezebel.com&nbsp…

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Money Smarts /

Shopping Checkout Tips

 #1 – Add up your shopping totalbefore you checkout at theregister.#2 – Always organize yourpurchase beforepaying at the register.#3 – Do not use a check or creditcard when shopping, always paywith cash.#4 – Using a credit card and/orcheck make getting a refund froma return take longer.Download PDF here – Free Shopping Checkout Tips &nbsp…

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Events, Fashion and Beauty, Loving Life, Teens and Moms /

Finding the Passion in Us and Our Kids

I am passionate about people finding their passion! I have not been able to live my dream for the last couple of years … well eight (8) years precisely.Then one day I got angry, I realized I had no time for me and no life at all.  And I loved it,  all I did revolved around my kids; as I write it still does nothing has changed.  But now I have found a way to schedule me back in.  Now that I know better,  am learning to balance it all (their…

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Fashion and Beauty /

Dreams To Come

  Have fun this Friday!I love this $32K dress by Valentino, it really is beautiful. It is like Jlo worthy. So do I like it for the fabric or the price even I can figure that out. But I can dream.Dream, Dream. I saw a dress and made a storyA Story – A DreamRennie could not believe she had been asked to go to the Party hosted by Dela R., everyone knew who she was and that she hosted the Elite and all aspiring. But she on the other hand had not wanted to be seen…

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Budget, Fashion and Beauty, Fashionably Beautify, Single Parent, Teens and Moms /

Black on Yellow

Work

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I wore this to work and then transitioned for my son’s school literacy event that night, see below

Hairstyle: A nice bob style that transitions well from work time to playtime

Hairstylist: Antoine – Baltimore City

Necklace: Old piece bought, New York, New York

Blouse/Top: Yellow with white horizontal lines a Raglan cut  top by Loft (Goodwill Store)

Sweater: Black ribbed by

Pant: Black Editor Cut Pant (Express Store)

Shoe: Cole Haan Red Patent and White linen Shoe (6pm.com) see below for shoe

 

 

 

 

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Did you know that Cole Haan offers a cobbler service? If you send them your old Cole Haan shoes

they will restore for it for a fee.

Did I hear (DIY) to do it yourself try using these shoe care items.

 

 

 

 

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Fashion and Beauty /

Summer Short Styles

 Rock this short hairstyle as the spring weather transitions into summer it is easy for the mom on the go and stylish enough for work and playtime with the kids. I love short hairstyles as they transitions effortlessly from a busy weekend to Monday morning.Keep your hair hydrated and styled with a great hair product. I have found Cantu Natural Hair Products, like Cantu Shea Butter for Natural Hair Coconut Curling Cream is a great fit for my family.  The Pert Shampoo also works well for my son Jay whose hair…

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