A friend of mine suggested that I try shopping on ASOS.com about 5 years ago and I have been hooked ever since! Shortly after I signed up to receive emails from ASOS, I won a $1000 sweepstakes so umm let's just say, ASOS is "bae" in my book. I've told some of my friends about the … Continue reading 5 Tips for the BEST ASOS Shopping Experience
DC Reynolds...what can I say? Their happy hour is bomb AND they even have it on Saturdays! From 5 to 9, Monday through Saturday, you can buy any drink and get the second one on the house. They give you a little ticket so you can redeem your free drink whenever you're ready. So fun!My … Continue reading BOGO Happy Hour @ DC Reynolds!
Today is the first day of Winter!! It's actually a little warmer less cold than it has been the last few days in D.C., but Winter is officially here! That means, switching up not only your regular wardrobe, but your work attire as well. Today, I mixed a few thrifted pieces with other items … Continue reading Honey, It’s Cold Outside: Winter Look for Work
This past weekend, I popped in a few stores to check out the deals on winter shoes. My, my, my, was I in for a treat! Urban Outfitters Rain Booties: $14.99 First, I stopped by Tyson's Corner and visited my favorite section of Urban Outfitters, which is the only section of the store I shop....the … Continue reading Winter Gear Finds: BOOTS!!!
I honestly don't think I've attended more holiday parties than I did this year. For one of my looks, I decided to show off my Texas roots and wear shimmery gold cowboy boots and a dark green faux fur vest. I also stayed true to the traditional Christmas colors by adding one of my favorite … Continue reading Holiday Party Look 2016
As people prepare to take the bar exam either in February 2017 or sometime in the future, I wanted to provide a simple breakdown of the new format of the New York Bar Exam, specifically. The Uniform Bar Exam As of July 2016, the process for becoming admitted to the New York Bar has changed … Continue reading The Format of the NEW New York Bar Exam as of July 2016
It's a little ironic that I chose the above pic for this post because I was anything but calm while studying for the bar exam. From May, when I began studying for the bar, all the way up until the end of October when I got my bar results, I was a big ball of … Continue reading How I Passed the New York Bar on the First Try
Anyone that knows me knows that I. LOVE. HAPPY HOUR!!! There is almost nothing better (besides sleeping) than being able to head to a good happy hour after dealing with the hustle and bustle of the city. The drinks are flowing, the bites are yummy and they come out quickly, and everyone is happy! I pride myself on staying … Continue reading Happy Hour Gem: El Chucho in Columbia Heights
I often encounter natural hair beauties that have experienced heat damage; either due to their own mishandling of their hair or that of a professional. This occurs when excessive heat is used on the hair, causing it to break and the curl pattern to be altered or even lost. First, let me say I try … Continue reading How to Avoid Heat Damage When Straightening Your Natural Hair
In an attempt to try to clear out some clothing that I thought might be worth selling before donating, I gathered up about 20 or so items and headed to 14th street, which is lined with a few resale and consignment stores. I went to the following: Crossroads Trading: 2015 14th St NW, Washington, DC … Continue reading My Experience Reselling My Oldies, but Goodies