welcome to the party

Hello Beauties, I have officially joined the glossier bandwagon and I couldn’t be happier! I decided to see if the glossier milk jelly lived up to the hype…and it did! It literally melts away any product on your face in seconds – leaving your skin soft and smooth! It’s hypoallergenic so it’s perfect for sensitive […]

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.silent seasons

Hello beautiful humans, WARNING: this post goes a bit below the surface. Firstly, thank you so much for visiting my blog and sharing with me on this journey. That said, I have never wanted this to be a monologue – so if you are reading this please comment below, share this post, or at the […]

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.this is 26

but just like life, i rise. It’s said that the rain falls on the just and the unjust – and when it rains – it falls. As much as we try to avoid tests and trials, it’s in those moments that our faith can be made strong. When we are overwhelmed by the complexities of […]

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you make my world brighter

Hello Beautiful Humans, This year on Thanksgiving as I stood out on the balcony looking at the city lights, I thought about how much things had changed. For one, I went to work instead of scarfing down stuffing and pumpkin pie and more significantly – I was miles away from my family. I thought about […]

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dropped signal…

Hello Beautiful Humans, One of the reasons I enjoy going to Jamaica so much is that I have no cell phone reception. Yes, you read correctly – I just openly declared that I do enjoy being without cell service from time to time. Don’t get me wrong,  as soon as we pull up to the […]

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perfectly imperfect 

Hello Beautiful People, I’m not going to try and sugarcoat this… Lately I have watched as life has literally taken me on a roller coaster. I have had great days where I’ve felt that everything is working out in my favour and then I’ve had really awful days where I have watched as doors have […]

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Still I Rise

Up from a past rooted in pain – I rise. I am the hope and the dream of the slave and so –  I rise.  On my last trip to Jamaica I met up with my friend Amalia, author of Vices and Victories, who shared some of her favourite spots in Kingston, Jamaica.  As the […]

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