Inspiration Recap: Create and Cultivate LA

Hey beautiful you! So this is a recap of my awesome day at Create & Cultivate LA held at City Market Social House, an event venue in downtown Los Angeles…. If you don’t already know, Create &Cultivate is a top destination for women who want to create & cultivate the career of their dreams. I…

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Coming To A Salon Near You…. 

Coming to a salon near you… I’m happy to say, that would be me! Click below… Check.It.Out! If you’re living in or visiting San Diego, I’ll be taking appointments at Hyde Edwards Salon and Spa for facials, professional makeup and waxing services beginning June 28,2017.  This is a full service urban luxury salon in the heart of…

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New Year, Same Dreams

“Believe in yourself and be prepared to work hard.” Stella McCartney Well hello there and Happy New Year!!! It’s here! How are you feeling and what are you doing about it? Well as for me, I’m just working on my goals and positively feeling my way into the new year without the occasional ‘feeling-sorry-for-self’ sabotage…

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Beauty, The Body, and Life, Oh My!

Turning pro is a mindset. If we are struggling with fear, self-sabotage, procrastination, self-doubt, etc., the problem is, we’re thinking like amateurs. Amateurs don’t show up. Amateurs crap out.  Amateurs let adversity defeat them. The pro thinks differently. He shows up, he does his work, he keeps on truckin’, no matter what. -Steven Pressfield My…

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Love Note To Self

After a bit of a hiatus in getting my life hustle on, going to Beauty school to get my Esthetician license, networking to pursue clients to build my freelance biz as a personal stylist and makeup artist, I thought I would kick off a blog post per an idea I got from a writer I…

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The Barrio Way

It was Saturday night. I took the time to meet up with a friend and go check out this Pinup Art Show I found out about via FaceBook, no doubt. At a place I have never heard of, called La Bodega Gallery located on at the cross between Logan & Sampson Streets in the Barrio…

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MLK Day

He had a dream and was passionate enough of his vision to encourage others to fight for their freedom whether or not they would see in their lifetime, if ever. They voluntarily and unvoluntarily sacrificed so that I could live in peace and follow my dreams in my lifetime. I continue to ask myself, “How…

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Mission Not Impossible: Finding The One

  I think she got it right! FINALLY! Permission not to give a shit and get on with it… In my new venture of not having a conventional 9 to 5 job, I have found myself recently being okay with watching The View. I am not sure if it was a re-run considering it was the…

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Down To The Basics

So my closet cleanse is done. Check that right off the list. If you do not recall, I had a yard sale back in June, at the start of the summer as a way to simplify, cleanse, detox and move forward with feeling free-er. Although it still feels like I have too much crap for…

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Summers Are For Yard Sales

Ever experience having your own yard sale? Whether you have or not, I would like to share with you what I recently learned. Maybe it could help you and maybe me for the next one. My conclusions come first: 1. Like everything else from vacations, home purchases, choosing restaurants, first dates, etc…Location, location, location seems…

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