THOUGHTFUL MOTHER’S DAY GIFT IDEAS FROM WOMEN-DRIVEN BRANDS

When it comes to gifting mom something for Mother’s day, I admit, it can be a bit difficult to do when you’re trying to find something special without going over budget because let’s admit it, special can get pricey (am I wrong?) So I’ve scoured the internet for special and well thought out gifts made […]

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THREE IMPORTANT LESSONS I LEARNED FROM MICHELLE OBAMA’S BOOK “BECOMING”

Our 44th first lady wrote a memoir that has inspired us all; Becoming by Michelle Obama became the best-selling book of 2018 and according to Elle.com, sold 725,000 copies on its release day! Becoming is an honest and genuine autobiography inviting us into Michelle’s most intimate and memorable life moments that have shaped the woman she is […]

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10 THINGS I’VE LEARNED SINCE STARTING A BLOG THAT NO ONE TELLS YOU

Type “starting a blog” on google and you’ll get a plethora of posts about how to start one; but there are few that tell you about the hustle, emotional rollercoaster, the discipline it takes and the one-woman show you need to be. It’s less about a pretty posed picture and an Instagram filter, and more […]

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DOING IT FOR THE GRAM

“Do it for the gram” These are the words that basically define this new era we are living in. We live our lives through a phone camera, showcasing perfectly edited pictures to the world for likes, comments and follows. Whether you want to admit it or not, you’re doing it too. Hey, I’ll be the […]

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DATE IDEA: BEACHSIDE PICNIC FOR TWO

I love curating a magical moment ( I know, I’m so cheesy) so anytime I get to do that I’m a happy girl. My husband and I have been seeing very little of each other lately since our schedules have been polar opposites, so I wanted to plan the perfect beachside picnic the moment our […]

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COOLEST GIRL ON THE BLOCK

When I was younger I begged my mom to buy me a Guess dark jean jacket that cost $79. It could have been more, but all I remember is that it was more than what we usually paid for clothes. It was love at first sight. Although I didn’t know it at the time, $79 […]

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A LETTER FOR THE NEXT 365 DAYS AROUND THE SUN

Another year of life. Another year of challenges, love, inspirations and multiple moments of happiness, sadness, joy and everything in between. Many moons ago, I celebrated birthdays by going out drinking until I passed out. Although I still love a good cocktail on my birthday, I’ve learned moderation is key. Now-a-days I celebrate a birthday […]

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THE BOOK EVERY CREATIVE SHOULD READ

A little more than a year ago, I asked my sister to gift me two books for my birthday. One of them was “Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear” by Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of NY Times’ best seller “Eat Pray Love.” I stumbled upon this gem through the explore page on Instagram. The title was […]

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8 Things I Learned In My Year Of 30

My year of 30 brought me so much more than a number. I can’t quite tell you the moment it all clicked for me, but somewhere in that year my perspective on life changed. I started putting my self first by focusing more on my needs and wants rather than others’. Thus began my journey […]

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Finding Magic in Cauley Square

A couple weekends ago I headed down to Cauley Square, a historic village down south in the homestead area, far away from the typical Miami scene. What started off as a coffee date with my best friend ended up being exactly what we needed, a soulful day full of laughter, positive energy, tears, and nothing […]

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