Full-Time Pageant Queen

Back in for the running of pageanting, and it seems so different this time around. It's nearly as if it's become a way of life rather than a huge event that I have to spend all of my time preparing. Nearly like work. From searching for dresses, gaining ideas for the National Costume (don't ask), …

Make Layers Count: Layering with Maybelline Mascara

Long and thick eyelashes are flirty and fun and give a sense of grace and femininity. My go-to mascara is definitely the Maybelline brand; however, I'm sure to always dress it up. The trick to having gorgeous, curling lashes isn't just a quick swipe of the mascara wand and off you go. It is definitely the part of my …

Fall in Love with the Financial District: NYC’s Most Underrated Neighborhood

As our professional time is winding down in the Financial District, a coworker and I reminisced on all of the lovely perks of working in the Lower Manhattan neighborhood.  From exploring the parks, museums, and shopping opportunities, we wanted to make sure that we could experience each adventure that the underrated FiDi had to offer …

This Spring’s Important Transition Piece: The Wonders of a Shift Dress

Spring officially begins with the spring dress.  Every year, girls find themselves searching for the perfect outfit for the new season, and spring just so happens to be the rebirth of the wardrobe soul-searching.  It's as if we're freeing ourselves from winter's heavy arms: the heavy coats, scarves, gloves and mittens that we have to …

How many leather jackets you actually need

For the past couple of years, I've been waiting and searching for a blue leather jacket.  After being patient, I found the perfect midnight blue, short, soft leather jacket that curved around my waist perfectly.  Issue was, I already had a red one that was very, very similar and another blue one but with three-quarter …