The leaves have all changed colors. The wind is just a little cooler. Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is coming! I love the holidays. I get to spend an increased amount of time with family that I don’t always get to see. I get to buy or make adorable, fun Christmas gifts for nieces and nephews, as well as my friends and family. This year, I am sharing my holiday crafts with you! I have collaborated with one of my best friends, Chef Neelah of  Vanille & Brulee to bring you a special collection called The Holiday Shop! We are sharing our handmade holiday goodies and treats with  you to give to those you love the most! We have Cup and Mug Cozies, as well and several pastries including  Frosted Sugar Cookies, Cheesecakes and more to come! Be sure to purchase your…

Happy New Year Love!!! Yea, I know I’m late, but I promise it will be worth it! The beginning of the year is generally the time where most people make resolution, promises, vows to change, and set new intentions for the year.  It is a time to start fresh, and clean house….mentally and physically.  Most of the time, I see physical-based resolutions being made and it seems that taking care of your mental health is left my the wayside. My personal goal for the year was to take better care of myself.  I started this with a journal and a planner. So, I loved to journal growing up! No…SERIOUSLY!!  I have journals for days, filled and empty. Writing was my happy place.   I wrote everything down, the good and the bad.  Writing kept my thoughts and heart at peace when everything around me felt like chaos.  I owe some of…

Be it Summer or Winter, our hair seems to crave moisture! AND….the tighter the curl, the more moisture you need. For me, it seems that my hair can never get enough, so today I’m sharing my top fave ways to get and retain moisture. These are in no particular order because all of them are important!!! 1. Use moisturizing products.  I love products that are water based and moisture rich!  And for me, it begins with my shampoo.  I use a clarifying shampoo to clean my scalp and remove product from my strands as well as moisturizing shampoo.  Clean hair ensures that I am giving my hair the best possible chance to receive moisture.  Using hair lotions/moisturizers and butters or oil to seal in moisture, give me the the upper hand in the battle of dry hair! 2. Deep condition (more often)!  I love my deep conditioners!  They are such…