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Happy Friday

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It’s that time of the week when all we nine to five (or seven to seven) folks let their hair down, let loose, and do the victory dance. Yes, you made it through the grueling week. Yes, you met the quota. Yes, you made an impact in the workplace. TGIF Read more →

Quit Complaining!

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Beauties Of The Week

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This week’s beauties are Actress, Lupita Nyong’o and Singer, Rihanna. Green Machine!! Rihanna at the Paris Fashion Week Balmain Show. She was spotted wearing a leather coat, parka and pencil skirt from their new collection. Rihanna at the Lanvin catwalk show in Paris. Lupita Nyong’o at the 2014 Essence’s Black Read more →

Walking Sunshine

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It’s neither spring nor summer but it sure felt like it in sunny Palm Springs this past weekend. Hence, my bright yellow ensemble. Here are a few shots the hubby took on Sunday as I got ready to head out to church. Dress: Burlington Coat Factory Shoes: Nine West, only Read more →

Live Your Life!!!

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The Fine Art Of Design

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This past weekend, a very knowledgeable woman told me about the vintage clothing store, The Fine Art Of Design; so, off I went on this beautiful adventure. As I walked into the store – which is located at 73717 Highway 111, Palm Desert, CA- a feeling of euphoria came over Read more →

Sunny Winter Days in Rancho Mirage

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So it’s that time of the year again when we spend the weekends with his parents in Rancho Mirage, CA. I always look forward to the Friday evening drive from LA (where I nap most of the way :)), the Saturday morning breakfast with his parents followed by a hike Read more →

Happy Monday!

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Wow! It’s been a while since I posted anything on the blog. A lot has happened in the past 6 months (which I’ll share in upcoming posts). I am glad to be back blogging part-time. I’ll start off by saying Happy New Year!!! Hope you all are sticking to the Read more →

Jumpsuit Mania – All Black Everything

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Hello world! Hope you had an amazing weekend. Here’s an outfit post from Sunday…spent some time at The Grove with a friend who’s visiting from Lagos, Nigeria. It’s been a very busy month so far. Hopefully I can set aside time to put up the loads of OOTDs from the Read more →

Lose To Win

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Today’s food for thought is inspired by a song by Fantasia I heard moments ago titled, “Lose To Win”. Although the song is about a relationship gone wrong, there was a strong underlying message that resonated with me. Sometimes our fear of losing holds us back from wining. Sometimes we Read more →