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Partying in Harlem is more fun!

Ain’t no party like a Harlem party ‘cuz a Harlem party don’t stop! I kind of cringed writing this, but that’s how I felt that night. Amazing African music, beautiful and fun friends, alcohol (drink responsibly), and dancing all night! I love hanging out with Naila because she’s so free-spirited! She drops it low when […]

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Never ending brunch in Harlem

There’s something special about Sunday brunch. Sitting with a group of friends, laughing, talking passionately about world issues, eating and of course, drinking. We had a fantastic brunch yesterday at 5 And Diamond in Harlem. I ordered pancakes with fried chicken and it was divine. The chicken was perfectly crisp on the outside and moist […]

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Romantic evening at the NoMad

  Nothing makes me feel more like a grown up than dressing up for a nice meal. This is coming from someone who got her first job at 13 and has been paying all her own bills since she was 17. New York City is notable for mixing exquisite cuisine with superb ambiance. Stepping in some […]

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Halloween recap

Halloween in Harlem was awesome! I picked everything from my closet. I’ve had this purple wig for years that I always seem to use. Sometimes I put it on to clean, I’ve gone to festivals with it, and it always makes an appearance around Halloween. I also have a number of bodysuits, so I pulled […]

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Before Summer Ends

  As much as I hate it, summer is gone. I can feel the laziness slowly building up. It’s all a mind game, so instead of being depressed, I try to become more active in the cold months. If I don’t, things get ugly. I’m talking about “lying around in thick wool socks and oversized […]

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Some NYFW fun!

Despite my crazy work schedule, I had the chance to squeeze in a little New York Fashion Week fun this year. I helped a friend  work the Alice +Olivia presentation and attended a couple of Fashion Week parties. I was able to see some of my beautiful model friends I met through Abby. Diandra Forrest […]

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