"Havana, ooh na-na" "Half of my heart is in Havana, ooh-na-na" I completed a trip of a lifetime and I only say that because no one knows when travel to Cuba will be restricted again! Havana is the kind of city that you just need to see it for yourself. Everything is so colorful, lively, … Continue reading Havana, Cuba||Travel Diaries
Wedding season is officially here! Choosing dresses can be tough but luckily I'm going to show you some pretty dresses that will work for anyone. I know I am always picky on what to wear based solely on the fact spring weather has a mind of its own. It's very well....iffy. So I've been obsessed … Continue reading the mauve series: wedding guest dresses
Happy Thursday everyone! This week has gone by so fast to my surprise. I hope you all have been having a fabulous week so far. You're almost to the weekend! I am partnering with Navy Hair Care today to tell you about their newest product, Style Navigator! They were generous enough to offer me a … Continue reading PREP & FINISHING SPRAY BY NAVY HAIR REVIEW
Happy Hump Day (my native animal day...ahem...the camel duh #middleeasternjoke)!! How is everyone's week going? This may be the slowest week ever for me so I hope it's going by quicker for you all. I used to hate graphic tees about 10-15 years ago but something sparked my interest in them again a few years … Continue reading how to style a graphic tee.
It's finally SPRINGGGG in Oklahoma! Here it means longer, warmer days and cooler nights but hey, I don't mind that! It will definitely hold me over until summer season is here. As long as it stays light out longer--I'm all for it. I have compiled a list of my TOP 10 SPRING MUST HAVE ITEMS and … Continue reading Say Hello to My Top 10 Spring Must Have Items.
Well the weekend is over so you all know what day it is! It's Monday so that means a fresh start to the week. I hope you all let go of any negativity from the previous week and make this week the best ever! That's my plan at least. The sun is shining here in Oklahoma … Continue reading wrapping up the bohemian style.
Gingham is back for spring and I'm not sure if it ever even disappeared. It's out in full force with a variety of blouses, pants, shoes, and skirts to choose from and there's something out there for every fashionista. I know what you're thinking...at least these were my exact thoughts last fall--HOW ON EARTH CAN … Continue reading keeping the check in gingham.
Happy Tuesday dolls! How was everyone's weekend? I attended a charity event on Saturday called Taste of OKC supporting Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Oklahoma. It was fun despite the event closing early at 10 PM instead of 11:30 PM time denoted on the event page. So that was a disappointment but my friends and I … Continue reading Lady in Red.
LET'S TALK ABOUT MY FAVORITE KIND OF DRESS....THE SLIP DRESS! I won't lie to you all--I never do--but I'm fairly new to buying dresses (to wear on the reg) because I love wearing jeans so much. I had a few weddings come up during the end of the year (2017 obvs) and I didn't know what … Continue reading the slip dress edition.
Valentine's Day... You either love it, hate it, or embrace the day to its core. I've learned to embrace it because ummm hi...the post-chocolate/candy sales!! MAJOR SWEET TOOTH. Every year, I buy myself something (because who else would? My imaginary S.O.? Nah!) for V-day and last year I gifted myself the Gucci Dionysus bag. If you … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Gift Guides: You, Her, Him, Gal, and Furbae.
Happy Monday dolls! How was everyone's weekend? The weather was unbelievably beautiful in Oklahoma and it felt very spring-esque. I went to Tulsa to hang out with my parents and sister because they are the best....DUH. But every time I go to Tulsa, I never have anyone to take my pics besides my sister and … Continue reading ruffles got me sprung.
I haven't posted in awhile because of the holidays and I've been getting caught up with work and life. BUT I'M HERE!!! How is everyone's Monday going? We are 8 days into January! Have you been keeping your resolutions? I have been trying but still didn't make it outside to start training for my half-marathon! … Continue reading classy leopard.
"I hope that you will have a wonderful year, that you’ll dream dangerously and outrageously, that you’ll make something that didn’t exist before you made it, that you will be loved and that you will be liked, and that you will have people to love and to like in return. And, most importantly (because I … Continue reading 2018 resolutions.
I am a huge fan of cozy scarves and even more so when they shed everywhere (sarcasm, if you couldn't tell)! Unfortunately, my favorite scarf sheds the most but it's slowly coming to a stopping point. Probably because all its lint already made a new home...ON MY CLOTHES. This scarf comes in 4 colors although … Continue reading casual and chic.
Remember how I've mentioned I love a good sale? I mean like who doesn't? I came across this jacket earlier this year marked down from $470 to $110!!! At first, I was nervous about the length since I'm "fun sized at 5 feet" but it ended up being PERFECT! My sister even loves it on her … Continue reading just another leather “something” post.
I will have to admit to you all. I never was a fan of sneakers unless I planned on making a trip to the gym! Lifestyle sneakers? Huh? What's that? This was exactly me up until a few years ago. I'm not sure if it was just the rise of popularity what triggered me to … Continue reading leather + sneakers.
Wide leg pants have made a glorious comeback this season and I personally don't know why it even went out of style in the first place! I'm glad more retailers are adding this style to their lineups. It makes my shopping much more easier. Depending on the style and material of the pant, it can easily … Continue reading wide leg pants are all the rage.
One of my best friends (John and I go wayyy back to 2006) got married this weekend! Shout out to John and Brittany for getting hitched! Woot woot. It was such a beautiful ceremony for two beautiful souls and I'm glad to have witnessed it. My mom and sister, Maissa were invited as well so … Continue reading wedding style.
You know the saying "if you like it so much then buy it twice?" LOL not sure if that's really a saying but it's definitely my motto! I bought this oversized sweater in two different colors. If you read my previous post then you already knowwww about it. So basically this post is more about … Continue reading florals + knits
So I guess it's officially winter in Oklahoma. I mean 25 degrees in the morning is a little bit much but that just means---it's sweater season y'all! Okay, okay let's chat about the number one sweater you should own! THE TURTLENECK SWEATER. #turtleneckandchain Why should you hop on this train? Well these sweaters are notorious … Continue reading #sweaterszn
Happy Humpday babes! It's finally the middle of the week and I don't know about you but I'm already exhausted. I couldn't sleep last night (partly due to me not falling asleep until 11:30PM) but my new neighbor's dog was crying and whining at 5AM!! I'm a light sleeper so her poor dog definitely woke me … Continue reading must have striped top.
Happy Monday dolls! I hope everyone had a stellar weekend. The weather was unbelievable! It felt just like spring. Oklahoma City is getting a cold front this weekend and I'm not particularly excited. I have never been a cold weather person unless it actually snows! Snow = work from home day Well anyways--this winter I … Continue reading stepping into the work week.
Olive may be one of my favorite colors so when I found this wrap coat back in September in this very color--how is a girl to say no? It probably is one of my BEST purchases from SHEIN. It's currently only $19 and stocked in ALL sizes!! I do want to add that it isn't a warm … Continue reading olive vibes.
I have been MIA due to the Thanksgiving holiday. If you read my previous post, you already know I was in Tulsa for a whole week! I definitely needed that short vacation to get my head right and nothing beats hanging out with the fambam. I hope everyone enjoyed Thanksgiving with their loved ones! Moving … Continue reading casual holiday look.
Thanksgiving was such a chill day for myself and my family. Granted we did have a turkey fiasco that morning but it didn't deter us from having a wonderful meal. Basically what had happened wasssss---my mom bought a turkey but didn't realize it wasn't a full turkey. It was missing it's neck, thighs, and something … Continue reading tulsa turkey day.
DISCLAIMER: I DID NOT RUN IN THIS MARATHON BUT I WAS FAN-GIRLING OVER MY WONDERFUL MOTHER AS SHE RAN THE HALF-MARATHON! My mom ran her 5th half-marathon on Sunday, November 19th and I couldn't be more proud of her. I'm writing this post in hopes you can draw some inspiration from her. Here's the story--my … Continue reading route 66 tulsa marathon.
It seems as if I've been in Tulsa a lot and it's because I have! I decided to take Monday through Wednesday off this week in anticipation for Thanksgiving and Black Friday. I think Black Friday should be a holiday on its own. Luckily, my company gives us that day off as a freebie. In … Continue reading living on Tulsa time!
Thanksgiving is upon us and I, for one, LOVE to dress up for comfort and style. I like to allow room for some serious food consumption. Over the past years, my family celebrates Thanksgiving with their huge group of friends with everyone bringing certain dishes and what not. There are a variety of dishes to … Continue reading turkey day style.
The weather in Oklahoma has a mind of its own. We had a few cooler days in October but I know fall really isn't here until I see the leaves change colors. Lucky for me--I went to Tulsa this weekend to visit my parents and sister and I got to see the most prettiest leaves! … Continue reading fall feels with free people.
After years and years of debating on starting a blog, I finally did it! I don't know why I waited so long. I always had the time despite working a full-time job but I put it off. Here I am towards the end of 2017 and I'm making this a reality. I've always been told … Continue reading back in black