Maybe She’s Born with It…Maybe it’s Caffeine

I like my coffee the way I like my men: hot, tall, dark, and STRONG! Ok, shame the devil. Tell the truth. Actually I like my coffee a lot like me: warm, short, EXTRA levels of sweet, and beige. That’s the uniqueness of coffee, the many shades and flavors it comes in. Which parallels the […]

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Winter Boots & Photoshoots

Incredibly proud of the projects we are working on for 2019! My amazing friend Morgan is changing the influencer game. SHAKE THE TABLE SIS! I can’t wait to share the details soon, here’s a glimpse behind the scenes of Coffee Coloured Photo Series.

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Hair Isn’t the Only Dead Ends that Need to Be Cut in 2018

“New Year, New Me” is slowly escaping the lips of many as we head out of 2018. Memes will soon follow and fill our feeds and explorer pages. 2019 is lacing up the kicks and waiting by the sideline as 2018 takes its last free throw and taps out. So what is next for you? […]

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When Life Gives Us Mountains…

“He holds in his hands the depths of the earth and the mightiest mountains.” {-Psalms 95:4} ⛰⛰⛰⛰⛰⛰⛰⛰⛰ A couple weeks after my 32nd birthday I sat numb in my doctor’s office. Her lips moved slowly and precisely, but I didn’t hear a word…just the typing of the transcriber in the room. The next couple of […]

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The Little Black Dress (LBD) That Could…

That time I tried to slip my favorite pair of jeans over my hips and it didn’t. Or squeeze into my go to LBD and could no longer fit it.  Alexa play Drake “In My Feelings.”  There is a range of disbelief, frustration, and sadness. Because there is nothing more humbling than the contents of […]

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Nothing Scarier in 2018 than #Fake News…Happy Halloween!

In a world where social media surrounds us like water surrounds fish, we must be vigilant in seeking the truth. As Auntie Oprah put it at my graduation, “The internet and social media is being used to erode trust in our institutions…interfere in elections and wreak havoc on our infrastructure.”  (Read the 8 Lessons of […]

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San Antonio Hotspots That Prove The City Loves Affordable Luxury

The city affectionally named by Texas Monthly as the “Mother of Texas” because it is where history began is indeed filled with opportunities to enjoy affordable luxury. Within San Antonio, you can explore an abundance of culture, including the budding culinary scene, intimate night lounges, thrift-like shops, and tucked-away museums curated especially for the history […]

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Foam Glow 5K is a (Non) Runner’s Dream

Honestly, I am not a runner. I hate it with a passion. So when my amazing FIT friends (who are runners) sent out an email to see if we could get a team together for the Foam Glow Run, well mine conveniently got lost in ‘email hell.’ Followed up by a group text, I politely […]

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Vibes & Vision: 6 Things You Must Include On Your Vision Board

I am part of The Executives and we recently hosted Vibes and Vision, a vision board party for driven women alike in San Antonio. We held the event at the new women co-working space Annex Coworking. Did I mention the event SOLD OUT!? Kudos to Morgan Taplin for a successful event! Yes, women have a […]

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The Wine Down: A Recap of My Insecure S3 Premiere Watch Party

  It was the moment we as Insecure fans have been waiting for…the return of Season 3! We were excited AF and were not disappointed! Whether you are Team Issa, Team Molly, Team Daaaaaang Daniel, or Team No Lawrence the premiere has us all wanting more! I have loved and supported Issa Rae since her […]

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What ‘They’ Won’t Tell You About Travel…

Wise words from the late great Anthony Bourdain on truly what travel is and isn’t. I can tell you one thing…travel isn’t what you see on your social media channels. It is easy to look at your favorite blogger, influencer, and celebrity and have travel envy as they “jet set” to exclusive getaways and post […]

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Not Your Mama’s Hotel! Moxy Hotel @ Phoenix

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    (Take a peek at the slideshow of my weekend at Moxy) After 18 months on hiatus, it’s back to what I love…travel! A canceled business meeting/concert made room for the perfect weekend to getaway and WRITE! I needed creative inspiration and the perfect backdrop. I am a Marriott rewards member (THIS IS NOT […]

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You Wouldn’t Water Dead Flowers…

So why is it we continue to water the dead “flowers” in our lives? I was scrolling through my feed on Twitter and @kelebom tweet read “Yooo, stop texting first and see how many dead flowers you’ve been watering.” This tweet resonated with me and I remixed it a bit as a caption on one […]

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