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Artist of The Day – Joshua Ledet

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American Idol’s Joshua Ledet came to mind this morning as I drove to work. I was flipping through the radio stations as nothing fresh was on the radio… same ol’ pop music. It’d be nice to hear some good ol’ Fantasia, India Arie, John Legend, KC n Jojo, Josh Groban, Mariah Read more →

Hair Hair Hair

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So the braids are out, and I am currently rocking the fro and contemplating what my next hairstyle is going to be. I am thinking braids again… or perhaps keeping the natural hair out for maybe a month… hmmm or maybe a protective hairdo (a long arse weave.. haha!). We Read more →

Weekend Shenanigans – Melrose Swap Meet & Redondo Beach Pier –

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These pictures are from a couple weekends ago when my friends visited from New York and Lagos, Nigeria, however, I did not get a chance to post these. I am wearing a Boyfriend Blazer from Mango, Shorts are a few years old (I think they are from TJ Maxx), Crop Read more →

We Rep Africa

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Here are some pictures from Saturday. I attended a Nigerian event with my aunt who is visiting from Miami. The dress was made in Nigeria. The fabric was hand selected by moi from my mother’s closet.

Outfit of the Day – The Lace Dress

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Hope you all had a great weekend? Mine was short and sweet. I had to put in some hours at work on Saturday, so technically I had a one day weekend. I went for a Nigerian party with my aunt on Saturday Night, then church this morning, then walked around Read more →

Daily Food for Thought – Gratitude

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Gratitude – Showing appreciation for even the littlest act of kindness leaves an imprint on one’s heart and leaves the door open for bigger blessings.

Outfit of the Day – Old School

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This is what I wore yesterday to work. It started off as one of those Blah days… It ended well though… I attended a company luncheon, did a little thrift shopping therapy. Shopping always help me get out of my funk. I will share my buys later. All items purchased Read more →

Artist of the Day – Pistol Annies

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A friend introduced me to this group a week ago. I love Country music… there’s always a funny or sensible story told. Pistol Annies is a trio country music group that is composed of  Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe, and Angaleena Presley. The featured single, Hell on Heels was released in August Read more →

Daily Food for Thought – Patience

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“Patience is a virtue” they say. At what point does patience become a vice, a weakness that destroys you. Examine the people you are patient with and the things you are patient for as this will save you from disappointment or propel you to aggressively fight for what is yours! Read more →

Daily Food for Thought – Motto

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