Meeting the beautiful minds at BlogHer17

I love beautiful things. But there’s one more thing that gets me even more excited — connecting with the beautiful minds of authentic people. If you missed my last post, I began detailing my experience at BlogHer17 in Orlando, which was a time I will never forget. In addition to hearing from amazing speakers (read more in last […]

Location, Location, Location

With a plan, comes a back-up plan   A few weeks ago,  I planned a photoshoot at a popular downtown location. It was the golden hour, the weather was perfect, and I was in a great mood. As usual, I arrived 30 minutes early to assess the area. I soon discovered that there was a […]

Fashion speaks –make sure you know what your style says

Just like life, fashion speaks to us from the inside-out. During a discussion with a blogger friend, I mentioned how much I love her fierce style. She rocks a pair of Classic Chuck Taylors with dresses, pants or skirts, and it is so amazing! Her style is an effortless and masterful one  that is not […]

Passionate about something? Tell the world!

I am absolutely crazy about fashion.  Whether it’s casual, exotic, vibrant, sexy, preppy, elegant,  or bohemian — you name it, and I appreciate it.  In fact, on of my favorite pastimes is visiting retail stores and boutiques looking for the perfect pieces. Lately, something wonderful has been happening.  When I’m out and about, people approach […]

Jump in! Take a risk with this season’s fabulous ruffles.

The grass is green, the days are longer, and the weather is warming up right on time.  I love the change of seasons.  Even more, I love spring fashion.   Like every fashionista, sometimes a particular piece catches my eye — and won’t leave my sight.  For me, it’s tops with ruffled sleeves.  Wear it […]

Are you ready for Spring? Get these two spring pieces to jumpstart the season.

Spring is almost here, and I am so excited that skin-baring tops and dramatic sleeves are still all the rage.  When these styles emerged, it didn’t take long for me to jump on the bandwagon.  I am obsessed with these styles and love how effortless and extremely chic they look on every body type. Shoulder-baring […]

Learning to Love Yourself: Find your cheerleading team

One of my favorite pastimes is hanging out at Barnes & Noble, drinking my favorite beverage and thumbing through books and magazines with the best kind of company — great friends.  On Saturday, My friend and I went to Barnes & Noble.  We grabbed our usual beverage of choice and picked up some reading material. […]

What drives a Fierce 50 woman? Life and new beginnings

Today marks the launch of the first annual fierce 50 Campaign.  As women over 50, we are coming together in a supportive collaborative community to honor and celebrate one another and to share with the world what it means to be a woman at midlife and beyond.  Through this collaboration, each woman has developed a […]

A beautiful mind

      Radiating beauty starts from within, meaning it’s time to take a look at your thoughts. What is a beautiful thought? It is one that allows you to live out and embrace your authentic self. A beautiful thought doesn’t paint a false picture of perfection; instead, it is filled with truth and grace. […]

What makes you beautiful!

      “You are beautiful!” This has been one of the best compliments I’ve received lately. There is something about that word that will instantly brighten your day — especially when the word is about more than your physical appearance. When my sweet Soror mentioned that I was beautiful, she went on to describe […]