Story Time: Why I Returned to the Runway #NYFW

8 years seems like a looooong time until it passes… I remember it like yesterday. I was 16 years old and naive as the Little Mermaid on land. I wanted to be an actress and singer so bad, but at 5’10 and 120 lbs soaking wet modeling was being forced down my throat left and right. I had been approached by agencies numerous times but … Continue reading Story Time: Why I Returned to the Runway #NYFW

Why Can’t I Do it All?: Being Multifaceted in a “Niche” Society

Society has an obsession with putting everything in a box. We make categories & give labels because it’s easy & comfortable. It’s easy to approach someone if we think we know exactly who they are. It’s easy to like something when we think we know all aspects of it. It eliminates the aspect of surprise which for most can be scary. It unlocks a world … Continue reading Why Can’t I Do it All?: Being Multifaceted in a “Niche” Society

Real G’s Read: Fashion Career Books & Resources

Motivation These are books I think everyone should read regardless of career path because they put you in the right mindset to engage others professionally, stay positive and persevere! You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero Perfect for the days you second guess if this is right for you. When you need a … Continue reading Real G’s Read: Fashion Career Books & Resources

Last-Minute Travel: How to Stay Travel Ready #JetSetG

This past Thursday night I decided I would be in LA for the weekend. Friday morning my flight was booked and Saturday afternoon I arrived in sunny California. All the while, I was pretty stress free. To be honest, I can’t remember the last time I  purchased a flight even a month in advance. So how do I manage to travel so last minute and … Continue reading Last-Minute Travel: How to Stay Travel Ready #JetSetG

Wooden Watches: The Perfect Father’s Day Gift!

Father’s day is coming up fast & it’s the perfect time to show our appreciation. What do you buy the man who deserves everything and asks for nothing? A personalized, unique gift he’ll use every day that will never go out of style… a custom wooden watch by JORD watches. Scroll down to see how you can win $100 toward your Father’s Day gift! I’m … Continue reading Wooden Watches: The Perfect Father’s Day Gift!

Curly Cocktail Tuesday: Moisture & Definition

Hey babes, here is the curly cocktail routine & products I used this week to achieve definition and lock in moisture. Some of these products are tried & true, but I also tested a few out and I’m sharing my thoughts below! You can shop all the products directly on my Amazon Page. May the curl Gods forever be in your favor!   First I … Continue reading Curly Cocktail Tuesday: Moisture & Definition

How to Shop on a Budget (& Still Look Expensive)

Growing up, if my mom couldn’t afford something popular (aka expensive) she would show my sister & I how to style the things we could afford and still make it cute! Now that I’m older, I’m blessed to afford the things I couldn’t but because I’m a blogger, I’m usually over trends before I get a chance to try them. It doesn’t make sense for … Continue reading How to Shop on a Budget (& Still Look Expensive)