JORD Wood Watch

JORD Wood Watch

Happy Thursday Loves. Excited to bring you my new favorite winter accessory, the JORD wood watch! When the wood watches representative approached me to review their product, I must admit, I had never seen a wood watch before and I was curious to see how it measured up to my trusted leather strap one. Funny enough, shortly after this, I…

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13 Tips for Traveling to Ghana

13 Tips for Traveling to Ghana

Guys! Im so excited to finally get to tell you about my trip to Ghana! Some of you have been following me for a while, so you already know that I am originally from Ghana. If you just stumbled upon this page, welcome!  It had been several years since I was back in Ghana so I write this post from…

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Cherry Banana Nut Muffin

Cherry Banana Nut Muffin

This post is a direct result of being sick with the flu, craving something sweet and being too weak to venture out into the cold to get it. I have my husband to thank for bringing home his germs😘. For some reinforcement, I decided to invite my neighbor over for a baking party.  Before you chastise me for spreading the…

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Editing Tips for Better Instagram Photos

Editing Tips for Better Instagram Photos

So I’ve gotten a few questions lately about my picture editing process and I thought it might be helpful to put all my answers in one place. One, because I am lazy. Two, because I don’t want to repeat myself 😉 Most of the questions I have relate to my instagram feed so I will limit my feedback to this platform.  One disclaimer before…

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Hello Sweater Weather !

Hello Sweater Weather !

It’s officially Fall yal! For me, this comes with the excitement of pumpkin spice everything, leather jackets, Fall boots, Fall leaves, excuses to cuddle and sweater weather! I’m totally here for all of it especially for Fall fashion. I do find that people are too hasty to make a complete switch from their summer clothing by immediately replacing everything with…

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Travel Diary: Barcelona, Spain

Travel Diary: Barcelona, Spain

I set out to write this blog post last week but my body said “nope”! It had been a long week where my job decided to get their money’s worth with an impossible task list. And with the weather changing, I found myself having to deal with a cold. Then just when I thought the weekend was here to save…

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How To Change Your Name

How To Change Your Name

If you had to spell out 11 letters of your last name to a phone rep just one time, you would want to change your last name too. Changing my name after I got married was supposed to be an “easy” choice. But convenience aside, it was a sad moment when it actually happened.We just celebrated our first wedding anniversary and…

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Confident In My Skin

Confident In My Skin

I stood there in my swimsuit inwardly cringing. We were at Coney Island taking photos for my blog. My friend remarked at how confident l I looked in the photos she was taking. I smiled, but silently asked myself “will I ever see myself how other people see me?” The more I thought about that, the more disappointed I got…

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The Skirt That Divided The Masses

The Skirt That Divided The Masses

I recently purchased a tribal print skirt from zara. I bought it because it was comfortable and mostly because it had a unique style. It also did not hurt that it was on sale. As much as I loved the skirt, I was surprised to find that my husband thought it looked like a “table cloth”. Somehow, that made me like…

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Meeting Strangers at the Top of the Rock

Meeting Strangers at the Top of the Rock

About a month ago, I received two separate, but almost identical, messages that read something like “ I’m coming to New York , lets meet! ” The messages were from two travel bloggers Jessica and Sydney that I had connected with on Instagram. Yes, I know what you are thinking, your parents probably also told you never to talk to strangers.…

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