OFFICE CHIC ATTIRE

Despite not working in a traditional office or 9 to 5 (it’s more like 7:30AM to 10:30PM with a few bursts of procrastination in between), I did come from what some call a ‘desk job’ that required me to dress more on the professional, office chic side. Today I still have to get dressed “for […]

CELEBRATING MILESTONES

Last week I reached 100K followers on Instagram. I was indifferent about “celebrating” this, or even acknowledging it, because I felt it was superficial. Let me explain. As a [lifestyle] blogger it is my job to share my life–outfits, home decor, beauty tips, products I love, travel, etc. As a human being, I sometimes feel […]

5 BLOGGING TIPS | ON HAVING A VOICE

I love turning to my readers for inspiration on what to post next. Sometimes I find myself at a real stand-still and the only way to move forward is to get some feedback from my audience. After all, I’m here for you. Something that has been brought up a lot lately is my Instagram Stories. […]

BLOGGING: THEN VS NOW

As some of you may know, I started blogging in 2010 when fashion blogging was just emerging as a real career option. I looked up to bloggers like Damsel In Dior, Gary Pepper Girl, Man Repeller, among many others, and struggled to find where I fit in. Was I trying to showcase my outfits? Share […]

5 BLOGGING TIPS | 1.31.17

Since Instagram Live became a thing I’ve received endless questions about blogging. It’s clearly a hot topic for many of my readers and I’ve decided to start sharing more in-depth advice on the blog, as sometimes I just can’t properly formulate a coherent sentence for you guys on Live. Also, the question ‘what is your […]

SEVENTEEN AGAIN

Does anyone remember the days of Seventeen magazine, butterfly clips (100’s of them in your hair at once), Soda flip flops, and of course, YMI?! I’m such a sucker for invoking nostalgia through brands I loved growing up. It’s funny though, because this YMI dress is no different than something I wore a solid 15 […]