Travel diary: Haiti 2016 – part 1

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert

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You guys may not know this about me but I’m a prankster at heart and I love surprises. My pranking habit has died down a bit now that I’m older but let me tell you that April Fools’ day was something I looked forward to every year. One that comes to mind was the time I called my sister in Florida when we were really young and told her that my cousin in NY was pregnant. While my mom and sister are freaking out, I called that same cousin in NY and told her that my sister was pregnant. She must’ve been around 14 or 15 at the time and in our culture, that’s beyond unacceptable so it was a BIG deal (insert devious face). I let the jokes go on for the entire day and didn’t reveal that I was joking until the sun had set. Lol! Good times! 🙂 With that said, this summer, an opportunity came up for me to pull a major surprise and I was not about to miss it. Here’s what happened:

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“Casual chic: Chambray dress”

“Go confidently in the directions of your dreams. Live the life you’ve imagined” – Thoreau

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“Independence Day Fashion: Rock the flag”

Happy Fourth of July everyone! 🙂
Many of us will be attending barbecues or going to the beach to jump start this holiday weekend. So I put together a few outfit ideas on how to embark on these celebrations in style:

“Twirling against the wind – Day look”

This post has so many things that I love. You just can’t go wrong with a flowy dress that has gorgeous prints and colors and most of all allows you to twirl. The little girl in me came out and was twirling nonstop during this shoot.


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