Reflections from my healing journey during COVID-19.
Lately, I’ve been annoyed with my dishwasher because it’s been acting up, which means I have to wash my dishes manually. (Ugh, first world problems). This morning, though, I remembered when my father taught me the proper order for washing dishes to ensure that every dish was sparkling clean. First, you start with hot, soapy … Continue reading My Guardian Angel
Happy Monday! So I know I've been kinda deep and really introspective lately, but best believe I am all of those things AND will continue to be a Thrift Queen until the day I die! So in true fashion (you see what I did there?), I just had to share one of my latest and … Continue reading The Vintage Discovery of a Lifetime!
A few weeks ago, I resurrected my blog to share a very personal story and life lesson that I learned about choosing not to settle. However, I almost backed out of the whole thing because I was PETRIFIED of what would happen after I shared my story. I was so scared people would judge me for breaking … Continue reading I’m Rejecting Fear and Choosing Faith
“It’s 6:00PM and in about an hour, I’ll be a single woman.” This is what I wrote in my journal exactly one year ago. On September 3, 2018, I ended my 5-year relationship and an engagement. I didn’t want to do it, but I felt I had no choice. Long story short, I had to end my … Continue reading Stop Settling Just So You Can Settle Down
If you've read my post about How I Passed the Bar on the First Try, then you know that I started practicing yoga about two years ago, shortly before I began studying for the New York bar. I was introduced to yoga by one of my dear friends and a fellow JD/MBA classmate, Justin. We … Continue reading Why I Love Yoga!
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Hello hello! It's been a minute! But I'm back for a new post on one of my favorite happy hours in D.C. - Local 16! Their happy hour is Monday through Saturday from 5PM-9PM. It's pretty hard to beat it. The space is pretty big too. There is even a rooftop deck, which can be … Continue reading Happy Hour @ Local 16!
Hello hello hello! This is the final installment in my 2017 Wedding Guest Style Series and it's a great one! I was unable to snag any pictures at the ceremony, but it was very intimate, gorgeous, and sooo touching. I had all the feels! For details on my look: Dress: Nordstrom Rack, $40 Earrings: Thrifted, … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series Finale & Recap: October 8, 2017 in Washington, DC
Hello hello hellloooo!! This past weekend I watched one of my fav Houston-->DC babes get married to her love! Terin and Dwayne (DJ) met on Tinder, and their hashtag is #tinderlovinbates. How cute! Their ceremony was sooo sweet and beautiful! Now they are on their honeymoon in Mexico living it up! I wish them nothing … Continue reading Wedding Guest Style Series: The Bates Wedding – October 7, 2017 in Washington, DC