Boss Mama: Jessie

I had the pleasure of collaborating with Jessie, a new mom from England to baby girl Noa . Jessie co-runs a blog called Wokemamas, it’s about advocating breastfeeding, gentle parenting and empowering women globally. This momma has accomplished a lot in life so far and she’s definitely going to achieve more success. You can catch…

Black & Breastfeeding

Being that Black Breastfeeding Week is coming up I wanted to make a post about black women and breastfeeding. I can say that out of the mom's I know 2 of them breastfeed. Compared to other races, breastfeeding in the black community is lower. I'm sure other moms out there who breastfeed know the struggle…

Get to Know Me

If you have been following me whether on Instagram or here on my blog you probably know that I have baby and I live in New York and that's about it, you're probably wondering what else there is to know so be nosey ,I'm going to share some facts about me so you all can…

My Spotify playlist

When I listen to music I go between pandora and Spotify, since you can't really make a playlist on pandora I use Spotify for that. I know there's Apple Music too but I haven't used it or even the free trial. I love using Spotify I have it on my laptop and my phone. I…

Dealing with grief- update 

Most of you may know that a few months ago I lost my dad. Losing him was, well is the hardest loss I've faced. Although it's been 5 months, time isn't helping me I feel like I'm getting worse with grieving his death. I don't feel like I'm depressed more that I get very anxious,…

Manifesting happiness

We've all heard the saying: what we go through in life is either a lesson or a blessing. There's truth to it of course, I mean everyone has gone through something that's made them a better person today. In hindsight what you've dealt with since childhood ultimately affects you now. From friendships, relationships, jobs and…

Finesse the gram and your blog

Do you want to finesse the gram? Have great quality looking pictures on your blog ? I have to say I've gotten better with editing my photos and making them look professional and well put together. What's my secret ? Well there's no secret but I'll share how I edit them and what apps I…

A day at Fire island

On this hot and sunny summer day my cousin and I decided to go to Fire island for the day. It's a community of various people with restaurants, bars, ice cream shops, hotels and homes. There's plenty to do there. We drove to the ferry and took it across to Ocean Beach. It's pretty much…

Jenevieve turns one 

Yesterday ( 7/15) was my baby cousins first birthday. It seems like it was yesterday that I went to the hospital to meet her for the first time and now shes 1. It was a beautiful afternoon for Jenny’s party, my cousin Kim always does great with decorating. It was decked out in pink with…

What to expect when starting a blog & tips

When I started this blog it was pretty much on a whim, I was almost 9 months pregnant and was home all the time and I needed to keep myself occupied. Honestly, I didn’t know what to do or how to start a blog. I googled blog hosts sites and decided on WordPress. I didn’t…

As you all know I have a beautiful baby girl , Aviana who’s 6 months old . I’m sure you new mommas out there can relate to this title; there’s a lot we learn about our babies from birth and there’s things I’ve learned so far that I was told about or I learned on…

Treluxe review 

Yesterday was the dreaded wash day and I used new products provided by Treluxe.  I received the curl renew & restore gentle cleansing rinse, untie the knot leave in conditioner and hi definition curl styling gel . I used the cleansing rinse instead of my normal cowashing with conditioner. This cleanser did the job ,…