Old Chapters, New Beginnings

This weekend my 2 and1/2 year adventure in Tampa came to an end. Before I embark on a new chapter in my life, I’d like to reflect on some of the experiences in the city where I experienced many firsts and the place that was responsible for reigniting my spiritual journey. I ended up in…

Mini Trip | Puerto Rico

I fell in love about two weeks ago with the beautiful island of Puerto Rico! The beaches were breathtaking, the views of the mountains and scenery were astounding, and the people were extremely friendly. I had an amazing experience exploring the cities of San Juan and Dorado with my family – I loved every single minute…

It’s Haitian Flag Day!

Bòn Fèt Drapo Ayisyen! The Haitian flag has been a symbol of pride for the beautiful island of Haiti since it was adopted on May, 18th 1803; that’s exactly 214 years ago! Created by Jean-Jacques Dessalines and then sewn together by his granddaughter Catherine Flon, the blue represents Haiti’s black citizens and the red, free Gens…

Women of Color: Surviving Corporate America

Three words that corporate offices are allergic to – women of color. Before I graduated college I knew I wanted to land a job in corporate; I loved retail but knew that working in a store setting wasn’t going to satisfy me, so I focused on getting a position in Corporate America, preferably landing a…

All About Shawna-Tahirah: Apostolic Style Guru | Role Model

Shawna-Tahirah Sterling first captured my attention with her spin on fashion; not only is her style classy and elegant, but it ties heavily into her faith. As an active member of the Apostolic community; She believes that Christians can be both saved and stylish, but also covered and classy. You might recognize this beauty from…

Chelle’s Favorite Outfits 16′

Since I’m about to be another year older (literally in 3 hours),  I figured it would be the perfect time to feature some of my best looks from this past year! Looking back at my style over the course of the past few years, black still is definitely my go to color. Black has a…

Rediscovering God: Through Prayer

The below was supposed to be my very first blog post on this site and was written exactly 1 year and a few months ago from today. I’m posting it now as a reminder to myself how great God truly is; to see how I felt a year ago compared to how I’m feeling today…