Stepping in Tulle!

"Live.  Don't just exist"
Skirt- Space 46 Boutique (Similar), Shirt- H&M (Similar), Heels- Casadei (Similar), Bag-Rebecca Minkoff (Here).
Hello and hope you had a merry christmas with loved ones.  I had a great one although I was not feeling well, it was still nice spending time with my parents, Jason and family.  I think I've always said this but will repeat again and that is to always remember the reason for the season.  We should be thankful for this life we are given and live it to the fullest.  
About this look, I thought the tulle skirt is something happy and festive and thought since it's the holidays, it is appropriate although I think tulle can be worn year round. I paired with a button down shirt and black heels and bag to complete the look.  Hope you like and wish you a happy season.  Thanks for stopping by!


Add a Bow on It!

"Time has a way of showing us what really matters"
Skirt-Zara (Here), Top- Zara (Here), Heels-Christian Louboutin (Here), Bracelets- Babyroz Boutique (c/o Herelove this), Bag- Chanel (SimilarSimilar).
Hello! Hope you had a good weekend.  A friend treated me to the movies for my bday and we saw allied. I loved the movie and thought it's a great story of love, betrayal, forgiveness, and sometimes doing things for love that we thought we could not do.  I think doing a lot for love (whether it's friendship love, significant other love, family love etc) is great but to always remember not to do so much that it affects us negatively but time has a way of showing us what really matters afterall.
About this look, in trying to put some holiday looks together, I thought the color of the bodysuit top is appropriate for the holidays and year round really and loved the fun bow detail of the skirt thinking the holidays are fun after all.  I added the beautiful babyroz bracelets and bag to complete the look! Thanks for stopping by!


Birthday 2016!

Happy birthday to me! For as long as I can remember, I've only had fond memories of my birthdays so birthdays have always been special to me.  I have to first start by thanking God for giving me another year of life.  As I get older, I realize a few things I'd liked to share as I reflect back after all it only helps me see things clearer as I move forward. 
1) We have to be appreciative but not too comfortable in the sense that we can always do more and be more.  I am incredibly grateful today because I can truly say that I do not need anything, at least nothing that can be bought.  It's not because I have so much but because I am content with what I have.  Whenever I feel bad about something frivolous I might want or think I need although none presently, I think of those that have it worse and instantly appreciate more.   
2) I'm certain my parents, and Jason are my best friends
3)When someone shows you who they are the first time, believe them
4)With friends, quality over quantity.  And I believe it's not how long you've known a person but how you connect and they prove themselves to you in the amount of time you've known them.
5)Spending time with yourself is ok and has it's advantages.  I can say I am now ok with spending time by myself.  Don't get me wrong because I do enjoy spending time with family and friends but I'd always wanted to be comfortable being a friend to myself and I can say that I am just fine with that presently.  I'd seen a quote and loved it.  It stated "if you make friends with yourself, you'll never be alone".  
Anyway, as I enter into a new age, I pray that whatever amazing plans God has for me come to fruition.  I'm off to eat cake so thanks for stopping by! (ps. I'll do an outfit post with more pictures and details soon)