Defining My Style On A Budget

As I get older, I’ve noticed that I don’t really have a “style”. There is no theme to my wardrobe. I don’t buy pieces because they are on trend or what everyone else is wearing. Of course, I am influenced by what I see and read but most of my style comes from how I’m feeling that day or week. There is a direct correlation…

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Overnight Baked French Toast

Baked French Toast has got to be my weakness. I can’t even remember the first time I had it. Certainly not at the hand of my Rasta father. Devon is many things. Amongst them, the producer of some of the finest meals I’ve had during my 27 years on this earth. Alas, a connoisseur of “traditional” brunch items, he is not. My first experience had…

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The 9-5

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It starts with loss. memory. time. light. The loss begins to spread. to dig. to take shape. Sometimes, it resembles sadness. others, it transforms into your worst fears. but always, all ways, it knows how to ruin you. I spend days planning ways to run from it. There is no way to explain how you can feel your soul dying in your body. to feel…

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Summer Forever x Fenty Beauty

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I, like most of the people on your timeline, have purchased some Fenty Beauty products and I am just so thankful for the opportunity to glow all year like the Caribbean Goddess I am. On September 8th Rihanna launched her beauty line and I. WAS. NOT. READY. Even after weeks of preparation and stalking all the sizzle reels floating around social media. I have never…

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Acai Bowls for Breakfast

During the summer I tend to crave simple but impactful breakfasts. My days are busy with either work at my 9-5 or whatever extra curricular activities I tend to get myself into and sometimes eating takes a backseat or I completely forget altogether. Acai bowls are a quick and easy and a great way for me to start my day on a good note and really…

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Celebrating Jamaican Independence | Playlist

HAPPY JAMAICAN EMANCIPATION DAY! The land that I love will be celebrating 55 years of independence from the British Commonwealth on August 6th and today marks the precursor to that victorious day 55 years ago. I love everything about my culture, the food especially. Dancehall Music has a special place in my heart, the fact that I’m Jamaican could be lending to this bias. Playing…

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