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“Mirror Mirror ALX” Art & Fashion

“Mirror Mirror ALX” Art & Fashion

    “Mirror mirror on the wall” … you know the rest! I had the pleasure of visiting the new SoftLab “Mirror Mirror” installation at Old Town Alexandria’s Waterfront Park And am happy to share some of the awesome moments captured from this amazing collaboration […]

Thank You February: Deep Roots

Thank You February: Deep Roots

    Thank you February! This month brought twists and turns that I couldn’t have predicted, but more importantly, it offered moments with loved ones and extended family that I will forever cherish. I couldn’t have spent the month of February anywhere better — the […]

Homecoming Nostalgia & Style

Homecoming Nostalgia & Style

Happy Friday! We made it to the weekend. I’m currently traveling to North Carolina for homecoming at my alma mater (Johnson C. Smith University) and couldn’t help but share a little laugh about one of my travel pieces.  But first a quick #whatiwore moment … […]

Stronger Than Before

Stronger Than Before

Every downhill has its uphill.” – Author unknown Today marks one year after the devastation of Hurricane Irma in the U.S. Virgin Islands and the territory of four islands is as plush, bountiful and beautiful a. s I’ve always remembered!This photo was taken on our […]

Tropical Forecast: Color

Tropical Forecast: Color

I woke up at today here in paradise at 6:00AM, tracking the weather because yesterday was something like a tropical storm. Everything we planned got canceled. Here we are today and the sun is fighting its way through the clouds.  And although the original plans […]

On The Bright Side of Things

On The Bright Side of Things

Oh the difference a day makes! Just yesterday, I was basking in the sunshine in downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas. Yet today, I’m sitting by the window waiting for some heavy rain to subside, in hopes of celebrating “National Beach Day” on my beloved island. […]

“USVI Nice” Island Girl Style

“USVI Nice” Island Girl Style

Happy Wednesday! As you may know, I’m back at home in the U.S. Virgin Islands for a short time but my visit has been nothing short of amazing! One year later, my beloved territory has bounced back to the beautiful islands we call the “Emeralds […]

Alexandria Restaurant Week

Alexandria Restaurant Week

The joy of having a three-course meal every week just makes my heart flutter!  However, that’s not my reality.  I think it was Rene Redzepi who said “fine dining is an occasional treat for most people.”  So when the opportunity to attend to local restaurant week […]