• DIY: Canvas Wall Art

    DIY: Canvas Wall Art

    A few months ago on a random trip to Hobby Lobby I came across a set of canvases that were fairly in...

  • Never Go “Naked” With Your Smartphone!

    Never Go “Naked” With Your Smartphone!

    Last month when AT&T sent my the Samsung S5 to review I was elated! I had previously read/heard ...

  • Samsung S5 + Samsung NX30 + Wedding = Great Instagram Photo!

    Samsung S5 + Samsung NX30 + Wedding = Great Instagram Photo!

    Kim and Kanye spent 4 days working on the “Most Liked Instagram Photo” that features the...

Preview of the New Target Beauty Concierge Program


In May Target expanded its Beauty Concierge program to 28 of the 44 Chicago area targets. 2 weeks ago I had the opportunity, along with a group of Chicago bloggers, to preview the service at a #BeautyonTarget event. You know me, any excuse to shop I’m TAKING it! Lol If you are not familiar with the program, the Target Beauty ... Read More »

Manicure Monday: Design Nails with Flowers!


This past holiday weekend I spent a few hours sitting around the house wondering how to design nails for this week’s Manicure Monday. I thought maybe I would do a how to nail art “cutesy” post, then decided against it! LOL This week’s design on nails is inspired by my flowers that came into bloom last week, then got devoured by ... Read More »

3 Things You Probably Didn’t Notice at #BETAwards!


This past Sunday I spent 3 hours of my life watching the BET Awards. In past years the BET Awards has been pretty funny, yet sad to watch (except for last year because it was pretty decent). This year Debra Lee stepped her game up again delivering an overall great show. Uncle Charlie Wilson and Co. killed, Elephant Man and ... Read More »

#TechTipTuesday: Quit Playing, Update Your Apps!


Years ago, when all the IT related question first started pouring in, I told myself I’d spend the rest of my life being an “encyclopedia” for people that are “technologically challenged.” The older I get the more I realize I need to embrace the things that I cannot stop. So I’m starting this weekly feature here to provide basic tech ... Read More »

Summer Equals Maxi Dresses! [UPDATED]


[UPDATE] Eboni, from Fashionista Next Door, tried to throw me for a loop this week. So my StyleMeFriday came out a “tiny” bit early!! LOL Oh maxi dress, how I’ve missed thee!! Maxi dresses are everything for me in the summer. They are my “quick gotta be ready in 5 minutes” go to, they are my dress up/dress down go ... Read More »