June First…

Half way through the year and 2020 is one those things that just keeps on giving, and not in a good way.  I am currently at lost for words, not knowing exactly how I should start. On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of June. Usually I would tell you my thoughts on still being under the stay at home order. Well this post I am going to start off a little different. I want to use my platform to bring some awareness to what is going in the Black community. Let me be honest, my heart is grieving right now. Yet again,  my system is shock right back into the reality of deeply rooted systematic racism in the USA. Again, another unarmed black man, George Floyd, has been taken due to those that are sworn to protect us, the police.  Not only was he taken however Breonna Taylor was unarmed and gunned down by police,  and Ahmaud Arbery’s life was taken by two white men, and so many black men and black women .  Police brutality has been ongoing issue for years, new …

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7 Ways To Boost Your Energy

Are you running on empty? Do you feel depleted? I know for myself I have been there before.  Honestly, I was there a few weeks ago. Low energy. I was eating out of boredom and over worked.  Being in on stay at home order has been so tough, it been tough on everybody, I know it.  However, I am so over being constantly tired and drained. I decided to make some easy and natural changes to help me boost my energy. On today’s post I sharing 7 ways that can help you boost your energy, naturally. Be the energy you want to attract. Related:Beauty Talk | How To Get Glowing Skin ? 7 Ways To Boost Your Energy 1. Eat Better First, start by changing up you diet. Eating the right food can give our body the fuel we need to be boosted. Consume more fruits and veggies with you meals or replace a snack with fruit.  Honestly, this one is hardest for me. I love my chips, and croissants. Instead of depriving myself, I keep a food journal to watch what I eat through week. Try to be more aware, of when I am eating out of boredom. Also, …

Beauty Talk | How To Get Glowing Skin?

Happy Tuesday everyone. Let talk about skincare today. Have you been wearing a full face of makeup during the pandemic? For myself I have been going “au naturale”. No makeup, no bold eyebrows…just my bare face. Wearing makeup has not been necessary. Where am I am going? Who is going to see it. When I wear my mask when I go int, it simple defeat the purpose of having a flawless face full of makeup. So I stop wasting my make, and rely on my natural beauty.  Having a a good skincare routine is super important to me, especially during this pandemic . So on today’s post I sharing a few easy tips and product I use to help my skin glow. I have dry, dull, and sensitive skin all year round. Very rarely am I oily.  My skin sucks at time because I have tons of dead skin cells, stress, unhealthy environment, and dehydration. I made an appoint to really ramp up my skin care routine, since I have more time at home.  I wear little to no makeup now, and I need my skin to be on point. Here are a few tips on how I get radiant …

On Trend |Simple & Affordable Boho Look

Happy Tuesday everyone.  Do you like simple, easy look? I have just that today, an easy simple boho outfit.  This shirt dress from Shein is simple piece that is easy to style. One of my favorite style that I am totally inspired by is bohemian fashion.  The eccentric colors,  look,  natural textures & textiles, and the flow of everything is so beautify. It is unique and beautiful style to experiment with.  On today’s post I am sharing how I styled this boho inspired shirt dress from Shein. RELATED: OOTD| How I Styled My One Shoulder Top… FashionLayn Outfit Deets I love simple pieces. Effortless and easy to wear.  Usually bohemian style consist of few stand alone pieces merge to together to tell a story. I went with a one print shirt dress. I would describe this dress as casual all over dalmatian print dress. Beautiful scarlet red. It features a collar,  brown wood like buttons flowing down the  shirt, and an elastic waist line. You can add a belt to break up the pattern. Simply I add my black rattan round bag and yellow block heels. Like I said  Bohemian style to me has a stand alone, eccentric color and …

May First…

Happy Friday everyone! Is it me or did April fly by. In a blink of an eye we are now in May. Wow!! So how are you doing? Are you working from home? Are you still under a stay-at- home? For myself, I am still working from home and Michigan has extended the stay at home order. Overall, I am okay with it all. I am thankful that I have the option to work from home, and happy that I have more time to myself- it’s kinda of a blessing in disguise. On today’s post I am reflecting, sharing my personal goals, latest fashion style & trends, and a brief blog note for the month of May. During the stay at home, I have been able to take time out to redecorate my home, save more money, eat a little better, and get close to my mom. Like I said it has been blessing. I make more time  to pray and meditate during all of this. I need it because this new normal at times has me stressed out or super tired. Overall, it has been somewhat taxing at times, but I am looking forward and open to May. The …

OOTD| How I Styled My One Shoulder Top…

Happy Monday everyone. How are you holding up in this new normal? I know for myself I try to get a little normalcy , by getting outside (isolated) and take some pictures of myself. During this time I capture a few photos featuring this cute top.  Recently I shared it on Instagram, and I got a lot of love.  So I decided to share it with my blog family! For quite some time now I have been obsessed with an asymmetric neckline micro trend. After seeing how well it paired with other pieces,I had to find one that fit me. I searched and searched and ran across this affordable unique cut out one shoulder top .  To add it was only $6. Wow what a steal !! On today post, I am sharing how I styled this piece. Related:Leopard Slip Dress FashionLayn’s Outfit Deets  So, this one shoulder top features a asymmetric neck line with cut out shoulder.  This top can be found on the Shein website for $6. I am wearing this top in 1X. To add it is available in 1X-3X, and also available in smaller sized. Great piece to wear during the spring with a cardigan, or …

How to Stay Motivated At Home…

Happy Hump Day!  Do you struggling with staying motivated at home? I know for myself it has been quite challenging at time being on lock down.  Some days I am super productive, marking all of things off my to-do list. Then there are others days I can barely keep my eyes open.   I can be at my work desk thinking of some many other things I can and want to do with my time. Being on stay at home order for almost completely 2 months I have been trying to find and stick to routine. On today’s post I sharing a few tips on what I do to keep myself motivated while working and entertaining myself at home. Related:8 Things To Do While Being Quarantined How I Stay Motivated At Home… First and foremost I stick to a realistic morning routine. My routine is really basic, okay! I set my alarm, wake up, brush my teeth, and wash my face. Drink some hot lemon water and have my breakfast. I try to give myself  at least 30-45 minutes to do what I need to do to get myself ready to tackle the day.  If I get up late or …

8 Things To Do While Being Quarantined

Is it me or I am I the only one going stir crazy being stuck at home? I know the first few weeks in March, was absolutely hard for me. I was so bored, and really going nuts trying to socially distance myself from people. Now I know in order to do our part in flattening the curve, we have to stay at home.  I am not going to lie it has been hard from time to time. I  am the master of spending my time alone; at times it is not fun. Other than working from home,  I soon start feeling like I was running out of things to do. Now it week 6 of working from home, self quarantine, and now the extended stay at home order (Sidenote: information based only in Michigan). I believe I finally found some entertaining things to while being stuck inside. One of my most favorite things to do our self portraits.   So, on today’s post I am sharing 8 interesting things to keep your time occupied during the pandemic. Related: 8 Tips On How to Work From Home 10 Things To Do While Being Quarantined Here is the time to make self …

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Leopard Slip Dress

So what are you doing during this quarantine? I know for myself I am still trying to be creative and have a little fun. I refuse to let the coronavirus get me down.  Honestly, one thing I really love the most from being on lock down that I get to listen to some amazing music. On the weekend, I look forward to getting dressed up to go to Club Quarantine on Instagram Live! A well known disc jockey, DJ D Nice, definitely features some amazing music. (Yes I actually get dressed up to look at my phone.) The first thing I reached for  was my new leopard slip dress from Target.. It kind of bring back a little bit of normalcy to my life. So on today’s post I sharing my Club Quarantine outfit, and how I styled my slip dress. Related: OOTD | Faux Leather Jacket Featuring Shein FashionLayn Outfit Deet’s For the longest, I have been trying to find the perfect slip dress for my silhouttee.  The slip dress is definitely a must have to your closest. This everyday piece is so timeless and easy to wear for any season.  It can also be styled up or down. …

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