Stylish Shoes For Women With Big Feet Do Exist

I can’t really remember a time in my life when I wasn’t frustrated with having big feet. The struggles for those of us who happen to have feet size 10 and up seem to be endless. From barely squeezing your feet through the opening of skinny jeans to finding a pair of comfortable shoes —…

Top 16 Outfits of 2016

We all need a little fashion inspiration every now and then—especially during this time of the year when the weather outside is still frightful. So today I rounded the best 16 outfits I put together in 2016. If you like bold lips, and mixed prints this roundup is for you. P.S. Are you getting my…

5 TED Talks to Help You De-Stress

When did it suddenly become okay for us to consistently be running around frazzled? Feeling a little stressed out now and again is a normal part of life, but anxiety buildup is definitely something that we should all take seriously. Some people de-stress by getting a massage or escaping through a good book. Others need…

Most Memorable Moments of 2016

Hey girl, hey! I don’t know about you, but my 2016 was BURSTING with opportunities. From being featured in a national footwear campaign to winning a Black We Blog Award to transforming into an actual mermaid (watch that adventure in the video below). I’ve been working my tail off and because of that, I have so much to…

The Funniest Women In Comedy

I love comedy. I’ll take it any way I can get it: funny movies, TV shows, stand-ups, you name it and I’ll take it. I watch because I love to laugh (duh) but also because it’s a great distraction from the currently not so funny reality. So I’m taking a break from depressing Twitter feeds, and infuriating…

3 Lessons I Learned From Having Panic Attacks

One of the scariest things happened to me—I had a panic attack for the first time and it happened at work. As in a heart wrenching, breath losing, and eye twitching…in front of everyone!!!! Sigh. Here is how it happened… On my 29th birthday, I was on a bus headed to LaGuardia Airport when I…

5 Tips For Stress Free Party Planning

  If throwing a party feels hopelessly complicated and stressful, I’ve got news for you: It’s not. You can plan a party with ease, especially if you start the planning well in advance and don’t sweat the small stuff. Here, we break down the top five ways to prep for a party without losing your…

Wonder Woman Of The Week: Kyshira S. Moffett

Are you ready for more girl boss inspiration? Last time, we shined the light on Molly Tullis. She’s the blogger behind Haute Tempered and co-author of Blogger in Chief: How To Get Paid to Live Your Life. This week, we bring you a girl boss who teaches other girl bosses how to create a successful…

Plus Size Bride Expo

I attended a plus size bride expo and there were so many gorgeous gowns it left me wanting to recreate my wedding now that I know of vendors, wedding planners, and dress makers that cater to full-figured women. The event also gave me a chance to try on pieces from Eloquii in person. If you’re…

Camouflage Pattern Mixing

The most common way to mix prints is with florals and stripes. Why not throw in a little edge with camo? Get more wear out of your spring nautical stripe tops by adding them to your fall and winter pattern mixing. Whether you rock a camo print jacket over a nautical top or test drive…

Art Institute of Chicago Museum Hack

In Chicago, hidden history is all around. You’ve got a secret symbol embedded into signs throughout the city, a visible shipwreck on Hyde Park’s 49th Street Beach, an international airport named after a person with close ties to Al Capone, the site of The Worlds Fair, and the list goes on. There’s even hidden history…

Top 10 Page Turners You Should Be Reading This Fall

With warm weather fading into the distance behind us as we all retreat indoors for the season, there’s no better time to crack open a great book. So pour something pumpkin flavored, light a candle, curl up in a blanket, and grab the 10 books you should be reading this fall! 1. Things I Wish I Knew…