I don't why I have been so shy about writing this post, but I saw Bruno Mars in concert at the end of September. I have been a fan of his since I first heard him sing. Seeing him live, however, has brought me to a new level of fan-girling. (I didn't scream out loud… Continue reading 3 Reasons I Adore Bruno Mars
It finally feels cold enough to start wearing my fall wardrobe. Technically, I didn't need any new clothes. My closet is is full, even after I donated / sold tons of clothes and accessories. In my defense, I didn't realize how many clothes I actually have. I pack my out of season clothes away and… Continue reading My $400 Fall Wardrobe Refresh
Need some entertainment while waiting on Trick or Treaters? Enjoy scary movies? These are some of the movies that have genuinely scared me / creeped me out over the years, including one I still cannot bring myself to re-watch. All these movies are available to rent or buy through Amazon video. It is noted if… Continue reading 7 Scary Movies to Watch on Halloween
The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison. I've read this book several times over the years and I always take away something new each time that I read. Toni Morrison's writing can be dense, but I think this is the easiest of her novels to understand. Part of the reason why this book is controversial is… Continue reading 3 Recommended Banned / Challenged Books
Gabby Skye Women's 3/4 Sleeve Fitted Sweater Dress $59.00; Also sold in plus sizes. - I love sweater dresses for the office and for fall in general. They keep you warm in an environment where they never crank the heat enough. Julian Taylor Women's Leopard Printed Velvet Dress $59.00 - Day to night dress anyone? … Continue reading 11 Work Appropriate Dresses That Aren’t Boring
A throwback photo of my cat, Tabby. She can teach lessons on relaxing. The last two weeks have been unusually busy and stressful. I haven’t been taking breaks like I should and I only stop working when I am exhausted at night. Last night, I only stopped working after my mother noted that I looked… Continue reading Self-care Sunday
I have been eating strictly Greek yogurt for the last few years, but I was tempted to try these Oui French yogurts that Yoplait makes. I was mostly swayed by the adorable glass jars that they come in. Turns out they are not just cute, they are also delicious. I tried the strawberry and black… Continue reading Yogurts that are both adorable & tasty?