Weekend Travels: Los Angeles, CA

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If you follow me on Instagram, you’d know that I love to TRIP. Weekend trips have become a mainstay in my antisocial life and a distraction from the daily stresses of Houston. In February, I took 3 weekend trips and the first was to Los Angeles, CA. It was my first time going there and I had no concrete plans on my “to-do list” which is weird for me. As I get older, I’m getting better at going with the flow and that’s what I did on this trip. My decision to freestyle this trip was a good one for me and it also confirmed what ‘type’ of traveler I am. At the end of this post, I’ll tell you exactly what I mean, give you 3 take away tips for traveling and my opinion on Los Angeles. ENJOY! Continue reading

Keeping It Neutral

KIT1It seems as though winter never really made it to the south this year. Houston weather is as temperamental as a 3 year old child that can’t have the cereal of it’s choice. Our winter has closely resembled Spring, sometimes Fall on a good day. Although the temperatures haven’t dropped consistently, we have a few days here and there  that require long sleeves and tall boots. On these days, I feel like the world is my runway. Continue reading

Labels

As I scroll through the feeds of my many social media accounts I notice one constant: Labels. And I’m not referring to the designers we wear. So many of us subscribe to groups, memberships, clubs etc. We soon become deduced to our ethnicity, relationship status, sexual orientation, or our occupation instead of the person we are inside.  Continue reading

Lessons in Love

V2 It’s that time of the year again and like every other year, I couldn’t care less. Although most women LOVE Valentine’s Day, I might be the exception. Given my relationship status, single and dating, it’s not a day that is special or important to me. Even when I was in relationships, it was never a big deal. Don’t get me wrong, I love love. I’m a hopeless romantic. But should those feelings be relegated to one day a year? Nah. Continue reading