The Day after New Years – Jan. 2nd

On Jan. 2nd, 2018, I woke up with a familiar shiver in my spine; remembering what it felt like to wake up every Jan 2nd in years prior.

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Pregnancy, Unplanned

I’ve never considered myself to be maternal. I love and would do anything for my family and friends, nieces and nephews and enjoy playing with babies and kids, but finding out I was pregnant was something else. It was by far one of the most surreal things that I’ve ever experienced.  I’ve now been married…

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To Quit or Not to Quit

When I was in high school, my mom gave me a wall hanging that said “Don’t Quit” in big cursive letters. I didn’t adhere to that principle as a teen, but found it relevant when I started my career as a young adult. It reminded me that when things got tough, I had to keep…

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‘Tis the Season for Sparkles

Have you ever seen a cat with its eyes glued to a moving laser? I’m the same way when it comes to sparkly objects: my eyes get stuck to them as if I’m in a trance.

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How to Wear Plaid Pants

Happy holiday sales time! Tis the season to play with new trends like Menswear-inspired plaid pants 🤩 They’re a great change-up from your basic bottoms and can be worn casually or dressed up for holiday events🎄🎊 Next up on rewearability: my plaid pants (click link for video) #myplaidpantsprance ✨ — 🎶 – Mariah Carey

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My first year with IfStyleDanced

I started @ifstyledanced one year ago today, thanks to some persuasive friends. “I always think about how you’d style something I bought,” said one friend. “I changed my shoes 3-4 times just based on what you might have done with this outfit”, said another.   Their comments probably make me sound more like a bully…

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