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Sequin Dresses Always Make a Statement

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Everyone wants to sparkle during the Holiday season- and the Christmas/New Year celebrations are almost here! I know it’s only the beginning of December, but if you have a packed schedule like I do, then it feels like you only have a week left until Christmas. I have selected a few of my favorite sparkling and ultra textured dresses below to shop. You can find the Tolani dress that I’m…

Do Childhood Paradigms Dictate Your Future?

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At what point in our lives do we let childhood paradigms dictate the choices we make to follow our dreams? I am a firm believer in the common phrase that God does not give a person an idea/dream if he doesn’t think he/she can make it happen. Many of us have shifted away from our chance to living out our passions and desires, life’s full potential, due to past paradigms…

Does Age Really Matter?

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When it comes down to relationships, what role does age really play a part? Well, I have to conclude from my own personal experience, that age does matter. My last relationship was with a man 16 years my senior, and needless to say, it didn’t work out. I think when you decide to date someone outside the 10 year age gap the relationship is vulnerable to generational differences. At most times,…

Living Life Without Overthinking It

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Too often I witness friends over-analyzing situations, and sometimes I am guilty of it too, but I try to be aware of my thoughts and not let my mind take over. In general, our minds have a negative connotation when reflecting on one’s self-position. We allow our minds to wander into “what could be” scenarios that prevent us from really living life, and many of times, creating your own fear…

3 Ways to Wear a Bomber

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Let’s face it, bomber jackets are the bomb. They are infamous in the fashion world because they create flexibility. Designers and stylists are on a trend right now where everything should look effortlessly put together. Styling casual bombers with dressy looks aren’t uncommon these days because everyone is focusing on new perspectives. Pairing items together that one wouldn’t normally do creates an “unexpectedness” that adds a unique value to almost any look….

YUNA YANG SS18 Collection

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Designer, Yuna Yang, showcased her SS2018 collection titled “Save the Earth” in the Mount Vernon Hotel Garden museum in Upper Eastside of New York City. The title of the collection reflected on the importance of all human beings working together to help take care of this home we call, Earth. As we entered the show brochures were given to not only describe each look in her collection, but to also enlighten…

Parenting Demands and Daily Shortcuts

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I know there are many of you who can relate to lack of time. I happen to be a working mother, which means the pressure is on to face all types of demands: getting yourself ready and your kid to leave for work and school on time, packing lunchboxes, helping with homework, doing projects (let’s face it, until a certain age, it’s the parents doing them), plus all the other…

How to Dress Playfully

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Playful dressing is a style that combines elegance with sexiness, nothing is too over shown or extravagant. These looks keep sex appeal to a minimum, yet the flirty appeal is interpreted by others as confidently sophisticated. A playful attire combines the expected with the unexpected and makes use out of rich materials such as sheer lace to showcase a level of provocativeness.   For example, a woman in a black…

5 Tips for Transitioning ‘Slowly’ to Fall

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Even though it’s still the beginning of August, in my mind, fall is already here. My son’s school starts back next week and I’m dreading how tight my schedule is going to become with sports, homework and keeping up with myself and work. So, I’ve decided to transition my summer wardrobe out a little here and a little there. Read below for my top five tips for transitioning (slowly) for…

A Careless Summer

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It’s crazy to think summer is almost coming to an end. I feel like it was just yesterday when my (now) ex-fiance and I threw the ultimate summer kick off party, which was dubbed ” The F’n Schindler Wine Mixer” by those who attended. It was the kind of party where people jumped in the pool and played basketball until early morning hours. That Memorial Day weekend was truly the…