minding your friends
Life

What About Your Friends?

Your friends are a direct reflection of you. I sound like such a mom saying that, but it is true. The company you keep will always reveal more about you…

sheer outfit inspo
Style

All Sheer Everything

There are two things I hold dear, hipster white guys and sheer outfits. Out of the two, it’s the sheer outfits that get me through thick and thin. Much like…

natural hair journey
Style

Talking ‘Bout Good & Bad Hair

In case you missed it, Sanaa Lathan has gone full Amber Rose for an upcoming role. With her chop, she added her name to the ever growing list of celebs…

finding balance
Inspiration

Reclaiming My Time

Balance is the modern obsession. There are entire professions dedicated to helping us balance our diets, our work and home life, and our relationships. No matter how many apps we…

3 life lessons
Life

3 Life Lessons From 33 Years

Saturday was my 33rd birthday. (Bet you can’t tell from looking at me. #blackdontcrack) To celebrate, I pulled together 3 life lessons I learned in the past 365 days. Originally,…

Style

Sleepwear as Streetwear

There is nothing new about pajama dressing. Much like Gab Chanel, I’ve been wearing sleepwear as streetwear for years. Unlike Coco, the flannel pajama pants and tanks I wore to…

maxi dress
Style

It’s a Cruel Summer

A Southern summer wardrobe is not complete without a maxi dress. You can dress it up or down and it keeps you surprisingly cool in our notoriously hot, balmy weather.…

being productive
Inspiration

The Only Way to Be More Productive

Just like you, I am chasing the dream of getting everything done and looking fab at the same damn time. We’ve read the same articles and attended the same talks…

wear sunscreen
Style

Everybody’s Free to Wear Sunscreen

Everyone knows that “black don’t crack.” It is probably why I still look 25 almost 10 years after turning 25. While black girl magic may be preserving my sexy, sunscreen…