“Airplane mode”

“For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

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“USVI Trip: Exploring St. John”

“Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.” – John Lubbock

Easy breezy maxi dress (4)During our entire trip, we were so tired by the end of the day that we would pass out before 9PM and by 5AM, we would be awake. I was a bit disappointed that we didn’t even make it to dinner most of those nights for this reason. Needless to say, we woke up feeling refreshed on day 3 of our getaway and decided it was time to head to the famous St. John. I wore my bathing suit under my maxi, grabbed my DSLR, a pair of shades and my beach bag and we were on our way. Continue reading ““USVI Trip: Exploring St. John””

“Bare minimum”

“Simplicity and repose are the qualities that measure the true value of any work of art.” -Frank Lloyd Wright

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“Holiday attire”

“Sharing the holiday with other people, and feeling that you’re giving of yourself, gets you past all the commercialism.” – Caroline Kennedy

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“My Vegas Style”

Summer has decided to go by in a flash but if you haven’t been on vacation, there is still time. I will be traveling in September myself and I cannot wait to start shopping and packing my travel essentials. So when I was contacted by vegas.com to participate in the #MyVegasStyle blog challenge, I jumped at the opportunity because it’s definitely a head start into virtually planning my upcoming trip.


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Whether it’s exploring the town, dinner at Lemongrass, or a night out at Haze Nightclub – all at the Aria Resort & Casino, I will show you below how to transition your vacation outfits throughout the day. Let’s get started! Continue reading ““My Vegas Style””

“July in review”

It’s amazing how quickly this month, this summer and 2014 as a whole are zooming by. It feels like it was just yesterday we were wishing each other ‘happy new year’ but here we are in August already, getting ready for fall and back to school for those of you who are students.

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“LWD: Little white dress”

“Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony.” – Coco ChanelLittle white  bodicon dress (10) Continue reading ““LWD: Little white dress””

“Monochromatic pairings”

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” – Oprah Winfrey

White wide leg pants + black crop top (11)

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“Denim & pretty heels”

 

“It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.” – Mark Twain

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“Back to basics”

 

“I do think the heart can balance out the mind; if your heart is in a good place it can give you the strength to do the right thing and behave the right way and overcome the mind.” – Alexis Arguello

Black JCrew shorts + H&M oversized blazer (8)

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“Shades of green”

 “I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” – Leonardo da Vinci

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“Distressed shorts”

“As far as having peace within myself, the one way I can do that is forgiving the people who have done wrong to me. It causes more stress to build up anger. Peace is more productive.” – Rodney King

Distressed denim + Haiti tee (1)

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“Blogger favorite: H&M printed flared dress”

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In an effort to control my usual obsessive shopping addiction, I missed out on this H&M dress which I’ll never ever ever ever ever get over. (*inserts sad face*) Continue reading ““Blogger favorite: H&M printed flared dress””

“Backless midi dress”

“Sometimes, no matter how rational, right, calm, emotional or justified you are, you can’t win. Walk away!” – UnknownAsos black and white backless midi dress (10)

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“Monochromatic mix”

 

“But I have found that in the simple act of living with hope, and in the daily effort to have a positive impact in the world, the days I do have are made all the more meaningful and precious. And for that I am grateful.” – Elizabeth Edwards

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