5 Legit Reasons Why Tea Parties Are Awesome

No Hangovers I dont know about you, but I enjoy attending tea parties on Sundays after church. I also enjoy going to brunch after church with a mimosa or two or six  (dont judge me). Attending the tea party may be your best bet because drinking tea in place of booze is less harmful to…

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Living My Life Like It’s Golden…

I went shopping for a dress to wear for Afternoon Tea at the Kingbird inside of the The Watergate Hotel. I found this dress for $24.99 at Olive Ole and I fell in love with the color!! This dress was serving Honey Mustard goodness, however, when I got it home to put it on, I…

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Short and Sweet

I was very surprised when I went to the hair braiding salon and the braid technician was able to grip my short hair to give me box braids. I was also pleasantly surprised when I took out my braids and I had still had HAIR!! My edges were still intact and my hair grew out…

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One Day or Day One

Have you made that decision yet? “One Day” means some day in the future. “One day I’ll visit Spain.” The deeper meaning though is that it’s never going happen; it’s wishful thinking. The person waiting for one day is not doing anything to make it happen. “One day” never comes. “Day One” means the first…

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What is Style?

  Personal Style Is Curiosity About Oneself -Iris Apfel Iris Apfel is a demi-god. With Coke bottle glasses, jewelry that weighs more than she does, and an overall flee-market-slash-desert-bazaar-chic look, it’s easy to acknowledge that the woman is brimming with style wisdom. A bible could be written with Iris Apfel quotes, what with her determination…

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Coverup or Kimono?

I was recently invited to a tea party for my late birthday celebration and I wrestled with what to wear. I normally find a cute dress to wear to these events, however I was not in a dress mood. I reluctantly decided on a purple fitted pencil skirt and a white button up collared shirt.…

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Basic Instinct

With good basics, you’ll have endless options… When building a wardrobe you want to last from season to season, year after year, you’ll need to start out with basics. While trends are fun, having a closet filled with them does not make a wardrobe. Plus buying mostly trendy items—even if you get them from fast…

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Flashback Friday: An Afternoon Tea Ritual

Today I’m flashing back to last year when I attended a birthday tea celebration for one of my good friends. I am a self-proclaimed tea snob of the highest order and I look for any reason to indulge in High Tea. The Afternoon Tea Ritual celebration was held at the gorgeous St. Regis Hotel. This…

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