23 Things To Do While I’m 23

It’s my 23rd birthday today… my Jordan year! Last year, I combined my birthday post with my new years resolutions and I decided to do it again this year! I think it’s a good way for me to set goals for myself and then look back and see how much I accomplished in a year. While I was 22, I completed 17 out of 22 … Continue reading 23 Things To Do While I’m 23


Arts Journalists Take New York City

Last week my grad school program ventured to the Big Apple for a cultural immersion. It was probably one of the best weeks of my life. I know that sounds dramatic, but as an arts journalist, it was a total dream come true to be able to do all the things we did. Here is a rundown of the places we saw and things we … Continue reading Arts Journalists Take New York City


Faux-Fur Trimmed Poncho

Winter can be bleak and gloomy a lot of the time and if you live on the east coast like me then it’s really cold too. The cold weather can not always make getting ready as fun. But, something you can do to switch things up is try wearing something completely new that is out of your normal wardrobe. Last February, I went to London and while … Continue reading Faux-Fur Trimmed Poncho


New Years 2017 in Chicago, IL

Location: Roscoe’s Tavern (Gay Bar in Chicago, IL) What I Wore: Mesh and velvet bodysuit (Forever 21), High-waisted shorts (Ron Jon Surf Shop), Fishnet tights (Lane Bryant), Ankle booties (Bethany Ugg’s, $160), Cutout hoop earrings (Forever 21, $4.90), Bowtie choker (Forever 21), Faux fur jacket (borrowed) Attended With: My best friends Kailena and Bianca Highlights: Cover was $30 and included horderves and a champaign toast. The theme was … Continue reading New Years 2017 in Chicago, IL


Highlights of 2016

This year was pretty long and challenging and stressful for just about everyone, but instead of thinking about the bad, take this time to reflect on all the good that came out of it. My life went through more changes in 2016 then probably any other year of my life! Sounds dramatic, but it’s definitely true. My year started off pretty rough with one of … Continue reading Highlights of 2016


Ipsy Review #18: “Carpe P.M.” December Glam Bag

This glam bag is so freaking cute and perfect for New Years. I love the theme and the products were a pretty good mixture of new things. Here is what I got: REN Clean Skincare Glycol Lactic Radiance Renewal Mask This mask was really different then other masks I’ve used and I was pretty unsure about it because of the texture. It’s very gooey. It … Continue reading Ipsy Review #18: “Carpe P.M.” December Glam Bag


What I Got For Christmas vol. 3

This Christmas was very good to me! I am so blessed and fortunate to have seen so many of my friends and family, ate such great food, and received really amazing gifts. I divided my gifts into categories and I must say, I was blown away by everything that people picked out for me. Comfy & Cozy Nice pajamas are the best gift because we … Continue reading What I Got For Christmas vol. 3