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STYLE | Creating My Capsule Wardrobe, Part 1

Could you go an entire year without spending any money on clothes? I’m not sure how I got here, but I’ve become a slave to stuff. I enjoy buying things a little too much. I like the hunt. I love getting packages in the…

February 21, 2017
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LIFE | Forty Weeks

Forty weeks is a loooooong time. Forty weeks is how long it takes (officially) to make a tiny human. I was pregnant for 40 weeks and two days. Forty weeks is also about as long as it’s been since my last post. Over the…

October 29, 2016
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STYLE | #HustleSundays in Central Park

Quentin and I spent yesterday afternoon working a bit in Central Park. At first we’d about doing another coffee shop, but it’s nice to just be totally outside sometimes. I feel like being outdoors gives me space to think, to breathe. The past two…

July 20, 2015
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STYLE | A Day at The Getty Center, Los Angeles

Happy July! I hope you enjoyed Independence Day weekend and had a lovely time celebrating with family and friends. I was in California for July 4th and had so much fun wedding-ing, tourist-ing and soaking up all the beauty that California has to offer.…

July 7, 2015
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STYLE | Five-to-Niners NYFW Brunch

I hope that most of you were able to relax and recharge over the long weekend. I wanted to get more done, but it felt so good to do absolutely nothing for a change! I did get out of the house long enough to…

February 17, 2015
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STYLE | Denim on Denim and a Fresh Perspective

2015 is my year. I know it. Something about me has changed in the past year. I’ve failed more than once in 2014, and for the first time I’ve not only failed, but I’ve also wholeheartedly accepted my failures. This year I learned you…

December 30, 2014
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STYLE | THANKSGIVING

I hope you had a blessed and prosperous and joyful Thanksgiving holiday this past week. I spent Thanksgiving weekend with Quentin and his cousins. We had Thanksgiving dinner at his cousin’s lovely new home in New Rochelle, and it was nice to be out…

December 1, 2014
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STYLE | Layered Up

You ever just NEED to get out of the house? I feel like we’ve been running errands and fixing up the apartment every. single. weekend. So finally this weekend I told Q we’d be getting out and doing something that had nothing to do…

November 17, 2014
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STYLE | MORE BLUE, PLEASE

I never wear blue. I don’t know what it is, but I never buy any of the blue things. I buy purple and burgundy, and I wear a lot of bright patterns (I’m like, on the cusp of doing the most in the bright patterns…

November 6, 2014
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STYLE | The Go-To Dress

I bought this Zara dress one day when I had nothing to wear. Literally. All of my clothes had been packed for the move, and I found out I had a huge meeting the next day. So I ran into Zara and bought the…

October 31, 2014
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STYLE | A Beach and a Lighthouse

I finally made it to the beach. Even with all my back-and-forths to South Florida to plan my wedding, I haven’t made it to the beach. Not one time! So I was more than happy to head out to Fire Island this weekend to…

July 28, 2014
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STYLE | Lazy Sunday

Sometimes, Sundays are lazy, no-fuss, unplanned, go-with-the-flow days. That was yesterday for me. A truly “lazy Sunday.” My grandma cooked ackee and saltfish (with bammy and breadfruit) for brunch. The most work I did all day was re-arrange my closet. I put away all…

June 23, 2014
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STYLE | Parrot Print

Have you noticed that certain things are having a huge year? 2014 has to be the year of the pineapple, the watermelon, and the parrot. Parrot prints (and flamingo prints!) are EVERYWHERE. I’m not mad at it. I love these parrot print shorts that…

June 11, 2014
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STYLE | This Kimono Jacket and These Twists

Have you ever had “sun flu,” or been “sun drunk”? Okay, well that happened to me this weekend. I wanted to work on a few blog posts and get some wedding stuff done, so I thought it would be great to go out to…

June 9, 2014
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OUT + ABOUT | Christina X La Marina NYC

Celebrating Christina’s graduation at La Marina NYC this weekend. So very, very proud of this lady!!! Can’t wait to see what she does next. Have you ever been to La Marina? Such a great spot. Especially with great people. Plus the weather was PERFECT for…

May 20, 2014
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STYLE | SUNNY CENTRAL PARK

Oh, I was in HEAVEN this weekend. I got to wear shorts [without tights] for the first time in forever. And sandals!!! Quentin and I took advantage of the lovely weather yesterday and had a little picnic in Central Park. It was so nice…

May 12, 2014
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STYLE | Springtime Brunch at Jacob’s Pickles, NYC

Okay, now it’s finally Spring. Goodness, it’s about time. Quentin and I were literally about to go crazy. I more so because I just don’t function well in colder weather. Even Spring is a tad too cold for me, but this past weekend, I…

April 15, 2014
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Style | Daylight Savings

GET THE LOOK | jacket: Need Supply // boyfriend jeans: H&M // caged sandals: Need Supply // purse: MICHAEL Michael Kors I think I was awake for a full 24 hours for the first time this weekend. I woke up at about 6:30 AM on Saturday…

March 10, 2014
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Style | National Margarita Day

GET THE LOOK  | shearling jacket: Need Supply // crop top: Express (similar at  Nasty Gal)  // blouse: H&M // moto leggings: H&M (a sleeker version is at MinkPink)  // booties: Urban Outfitters // earrings: H&M Feb. 22nd was National Margarita Day, and boy oh…

February 24, 2014
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Style | Chelsea Market

GET THE LOOK  | beanie: Moorea Seal // jacket: Need Supply // purse: MICHAEL Michael Kors // booties: Urban Outfitters (similar style)   Quentin and I went to Chelsea Market yesterday to meet up with one of my former coworkers who left the world of…

February 18, 2014