Posted on June 20, 2017
These days almost everyone is looking for ways to save money, dating is no exception, especially if you are in a long term relationship. Let’s be real eating out for two can add up. Even though you want to save money on dates that does not mean your date can’t be romantic. Below is my list of inexpensive date ideas which can also be considered romantic:
Updated on June 15, 2017
“People inspire you or they drain you . Pick them wisely,” -Hans F Hansen
This quote is so amazingly true. Since energy can be contagious you must guard your energy by surrounding yourself with positive people, images, and energies which will inspire you to be the best version of you possible.
I am passionate about health and fitness. One of the ways I stay motivated to stick with my fitness plan is by following people I admire who share their fitness lifestyle on social media especially IG (Instagram). Doing this inspires me to stay focused on my fitness journey, workout more, and eat better.
Below is a list of inspiring fitness IG pages to follow: Read More
Updated on June 13, 2017
I am by no means a makeup guru, I just like to throw on a little powder here and there to look presentable from time to time. Recently I found myself online watching tons of make up tutorials on YouTube which inspired me to add a few makeup items to my current collection. Below are my faves, some are new and some are staple makeup products from my current collection.
Posted on June 8, 2017
The main reason for my recent trip to Jamaica was for one of my best friend’s wedding. Not to mention I had the honor of being her bridesmaid. It was definitely a blessing to witness the beautiful nuptials between these two people who love each other in such a beautiful setting. There is also nothing like being surrounded by family and friends to witness your holy union.
The wedding took place on the beach at the beautiful Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort in Lucea, Jamaica. I wish M&Z a forever type of marriage with lots of happiness and blessings. The genuine love between these two is truly inspiring.
Check out the footage below: Read More
Posted on June 1, 2017
Last week I went to Jamaica for one of my best friend’s wedding. I recently returned from my trip and have been trying to get back into the swing of things but I did manage to put together some of the footage from my trip in a vlog. Check out the video below to see part one of my trip to Jamaica. These adventures all occur prior to the wedding. Read More
Updated on June 8, 2017
As some of you already know, I am a pescatarian but 95% of the time I eat like a vegetarian/ vegan. I guess you could also call me a flexitarian since I mostly have a diet of plant based foods. It can get hard trying to find a restaurant with good vegan dishes other than salad so I realized it could be beneficial to share some of the vegan restaurants right here in the DMV.
Listed below are my favorite vegan/ vegetarian restaurants:
Posted on May 23, 2017
Summer is almost here and fresh fruits are definitely in season. In my last blog post, titled Fast and Easy Healthy Breakfast Ideas, I shared that I have a smoothie for breakfast pretty much every morning. Smoothies are fast and easy to make in the mornings especially if you live a fast paced lifestyle like I do. In the spirit of keeping this topic going I decided to share one of my favorite go to smoothie recipes.
Blueberry Pear Smoothie Recipe:
Posted on May 18, 2017
Many will agree that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. A healthy breakfast can give your morning a boost of energy or can leave you cranky and bogged down for the rest of the day if you skip it or opt for an unhealthy highly processed one. For a few years now I have made breakfast a priority to avoid eating the first unhealthy item my eyes connects with. Once you get the hang of making breakfast every morning it really becomes second nature.
Check out my fast & easy breakfast ideas: Read More
Posted on May 11, 2017
I am currently on a journey to lose a few pounds, tone up, and be consistent with posting on my blog. So the tips I am sharing in this post are versatile. You can use them to motivate yourself to lose weight or apply them to any area in your life where you have a goal. This could be anything from becoming healthier, changing your lifestyle, getting a degree, or getting your dream job. Whatever it is here are my tips to help you get closer to your goal: