I posted another video to my Youtube channel! A little background about this video is that I was a Shea Moisture ambassador around this time last year and they sent me boxes almost every month featuring new products. My job was to create content on each box and post to social media. Now that I’m… Read More Shea Moisture | A Perfect Matcha
I flew back home (to North Carolina) from Europe 8 days ago… I can’t believe it’s already been a week. I have been so busy traveling, working, and applying to internships within the week. In this video, you will see what I did during my first week back from Europe. Check it out! If you… Read More First Week Home from Europe | A Vlog
On March 9, I spent the last day of being 22 by doing my first Spartan race. I signed up for this race months ago and I was excited that the time had finally arrived. For my 2019 goals, I wanted to do a Spartan “trifecta,” which means I would have to complete 3 different… Read More SPARTAN Race | 23
Growing up, my dad would always tell me about his travels to Europe while he was in the Air Force… I remember him telling me about his travel to Germany and what a great memory it was for him. A few weeks ago, I flew to Germany for a few days. A girl friend I… Read More Germany | A Solo Travel
Traveling in Europe is so much cheaper than America! A few weeks ago, my friend, Kayla, and I, flew to Paris and my roundtrip ticket was $47.92 (with Ryanair). In addition, our Airbnb was only $106 per person for 3 nights/4 days for a studio located in the middle of Paris, walking distance to many… Read More A Weekend in Paris
Last time I was here, I only stayed overnight. In fact you can read about it here. This time round it was a four day trip with my school packed with a full itinerary. Tuesday – Monasterio de Montserrat and Picasso Museum The drive up the mountain range of Montserrat was so breathtaking! It was… Read More Hello Barcelona!
Last Friday, I flew to London for the weekend to see my friend Nia (@niathelight) who I had to see before going back to America. I had not seen her since August at her event where I had my “big chop.” The next morning (Saturday), we woke up and got ready for a full day… Read More A Weekend in London
January – the first month of a new year and the month to begin New Year’s resolutions. I wasn’t sure what to put on my list this year and I honestly find the phrase New Year’s Resolution intimidating. A good amount of people make a similar list every year: go to the gym, be happy, eat healthier,… Read More GOALS FOR 2019
I am happy to be back in warm and sunny Spain! I spent the past 3 weeks traveling to London, Amsterdam, Brussels, and Paris for holiday. This was my first Christmas away from my family but I enjoyed spending the time with friends. Along the way, I picked up some tips that I want to… Read More Tips for Traveling Over Holiday in Europe
Another year, more lessons learned, cheers to 2019. Get comfortable with being uncomfortable – I definitely learned this when I moved to Spain. The first few months were difficult. I felt uncomfortable and insecure speaking the little Spanish I knew. I still find communicating in Spanish difficult. But in order to learn, I need to… Read More 10 Things I Learned in 2018
December marks my third month living in Spain. Earlier this month, my friend, Elena, and I took advantage of our “independent travel day” and travelled to Milan, Budapest, and Barcelona. Wednesday // Milan Our first destination was to Milan. We took a taxi, train, and subway to get to the airport. Once there, we checked… Read More 72 HOURS IN 3 DIFFERENT COUNTRIES
*sips tea from a cozy Airbnb in Brixton* Christmas break recently started and I couldn’t be anymore excited about jumping on a plane to visit different countries for the next 3 weeks. During this time, I will be traveling to the following cities with friends: London, Amsterdam, Brussels, and Paris. I didn’t realize this until… Read More MINIMALIST PACKING FOR 3 WEEKS IN EUROPE
Hello there! I wanted to share a few products that I’ve used recently that I would recommend to anyone. In no particular order, here are the products: Thayers – Witch Hazel Toner, Rose Petals I use this product after washing my face at night. It removes any excess makeup and dirt missed on my face… Read More Reviews: face edition
*sips last serving of Skinny tea while writing this post* Last week I finished my 30-day detox with Teamiblends! About a month ago, an ambassador from the company Teamiblends reached out to me and asked if I would be interested in trying their 30-day detox tea. I was familiar with the brand but decided to… Read More TeamiBlends | 30-Day Detox
It’s been a while but I wanted to try making a vlog with a company that I’ve started to work with.. Let me know what you think! Click on the photo below to watch!
Wow! This weekend definitely was an adventure. ~ This weekend was Peter’s graduation from Air Force training in Texas. Justina were going to fly out Thursday afternoon (around 2) from Chattanooga and land in San Antonio that evening (around 8?). We arrived at the airport, went through security, and waited to be checked off the… Read More 29 Hours in Texas
Hello lovelies! First of all, shoutout to DevaCurl and Nia (@FroGirlGinny) for adding more tickets after the event sold out. The day tickets released, it was also the first day of my internship. When I started to fill out the online form, I decided to finish the form after my internship. I couldn’t be late on… Read More Froday x DevaCurl: Atlanta
Here’s to another summer in the books! Here’s a gist of what I did this summer. In May I… Bought a car Went to a natural hair meet event (sponsored by Carol’s Daughter) Travelled to Alabama and Asheville for graduations Visited the Chattanooga aquarium In June I… Caught up with some of my… Read More SUMMER 17′
Here’s to a short post dedicated to my green babies! I figured it was time to replant my succulents so they would have a more home feel rather than a just-bought feel. So I headed to Pinterest for some inspiration, then did some shopped for supplies and containers. – soil (I had some laying around… Read More I PLANT PLANTS
My plan for this summer (at least for half of it) was to do something “adventurous” every weekend, whether it was traveling or attending an event. Here is what I have done so far this summer. 5/4-5/7 | flew to Charlotte to purchase my first car / drove to Durham to attend curly… Read More SUMMER TRAVELS: MAY & JUNE
Since I got a car, I thought I’d share what items I keep in it for “just in case.” deodorant mints Tide stain remover pen “women items” – just in case hand sanitizer lotion bag of coins – for parking meters trash bag – I don’t like clutter pen tire gauge microfiber towel surface wipes… Read More WHAT’S IN MY CAR?
A few weeks ago, I traveled to a curl hangout hosted by Tyla & Ashly, in Durham, North Carolina. “What is a curl hangout?” It is where ladies meet other ladies with natural hair, network, and converse about natural hair. Topics of conversation can range from transitioning struggles from straight to curly hair, challenges or… Read More Curl Hangout – #AshxTyAdventures
Two weeks ago I traveled to Charlotte, NC and purchased my first car! The reason for my purchase was because I received an internship for next fall. Unfortunately, it’s a 30+ minute drive from my university.. So it was time to car shop! I researched, trying to figure out what I wanted, and narrowed my choice… Read More ADULTING – I Bought a Car!
After so many requests, I thought I’d share a video on how I do my hair using Deva Curl and Shea Moisture products. This is my first time doing a Youtube video so I was excited to share this with you all. Click on the link below to watch the video. @TUMBAGAS | Curly Hair… Read More Youtube video: @TUMBAGAS | Curly Hair Routine