Top-fashion-influencersHappy Friday, guys! 

We can cheerfully say that Spring has finally sprung! This is such an amazing time for little floral and cute dresses like this one; and they’re so versatile and can be worn to weddings, graduations, birthdays etc… I wore this one to a baby shower and received countless compliments. I see myself repeating this look throughout the season, just because the dress is so cute, comfortable and timeless. Adding some cute casual sandals on a dress such as this one will make it perfect for a casual gathering as well. What are your go-to’s for Spring Styling? Do you lean more towards cute prints or pastel, bright and solid colors? 



DRESS : Similar HERE & HERE  | SHOES : Similar HERE & HERE | EARRINGS : Similar HERE & HERE | BAG: Try this 


Black-fashion-bloggerHi loves, 

I hope you’re ready for the weekend. According to the forecast, we should be expecting a beautiful and sunny  weather this weekend, which is a relief, because last weekend was nothing close to beautiful or sunny. At least not up here in the Midwest. Well, when you live in the Midwest for a while now, and you know that  Mother Nature can decide to go bipolar this time of the year, you just stay prepared. So when life outside gets a little cold, snowy, and stormy, it’s up to each one of us to make life inside a little more joyous and fun, the best way possible we can.

In today’s post, the main  intend here is to show off my new logo t-shirt (Courtesy of DJ Link), while keeping it super comfy and casual all the while remaining classy.

If you ever worried about how to style a logo t-shirt and still keep it snazzy, here’s an idea (or even two) for you. 🙂  What do y’all think?



Thank you so much for reading and have a fabulous weekend! 

Love + Light, 




Happy Wednesday guys,

Here’s another week to be grateful for, and a new outfit post delivered to your door… Well let’s say to your screen. That sounds much better, doesn’t it?

Stripes, prints, and patterns are fashion statements on their own, because of how bold and unique they can be; and a lot of fashion aficionados love to gravitate towards pieces that stand out and make a statement. Mixing prints and patterns have also become a big thing in the fashion world; and it’s all about how you feel about the artistic message you desire to deliver. After all, Fashion is Art and Art is a  creative expression of oneself.

Here’s a little story about this dress: I scored it on a clearance rack. The bold color and style caught my eyes and of course, as a perfect barguenista, I had to make sure the price tag steals my heart just as much as the dress has caught my eyes. Well, guys, guess what! The love story had begun when I found out that this dress costs less than 20 dollars. Yes, you heard me. $17.48 to be exact, and the rest of the story is what you see here! 🙂

A little update: This dress currently cost less than $12 y’all! 


Dress: Who What Wear – HERE – It’s less than $12 now, y’all! – | Shoes: Similar | Love this cheaper version for SPRING | Bag: Try this and this |  Sunglasses: Try these  or these .



Dress: Who What Wear – HERE – It’s less than $12 now, y’all! – | Shoes: Similar | Love this cheaper version for SPRING | Bag: Try this and this |  Sunglasses: Try these  or these .

As always, thank you for visiting and have a terrific day!

With love + Light, 




Happy Tuesday guys.

I hope April is off a good start. It’s been a minute… I have gotten a whole lot busy lately; and I’ve being delayed in sharing new contents with you. This is not an excuse, but a heartfelt apology to you guys. However, I thought I owe it to you, to come back with a bang; that’s why I’m posting this outfit I shot a few weeks ago at a bloggers’ event held at Le Méridien Chambers here in the Twin Cities.




If there was one thing I was certain about, it is the fact that my outfit was “a showstopper”! 😀 It literally was! Lol. While hubby and I didn’t intend to bust into a room full of people attentively listening to the panelists, it was however, exactly what we did. We were a few minutes late and things have gotten serious, until we stepped into the room and one of the panelists, literally stopped her speech and  was staring at me, drawing everyone’s attention to our direction.




She then, exclaimed her admiration to my outfit… (Shrug! 🙂 ) In all honesty though, I was embarrassed for being late and stopping the show – Pun Intended – but at the same time, I was happy that it was in a good way. During that session, as the host provided some instructions for those who came late, my “disruptive” style was mentioned once more… in the form of a compliment, I’ll have you know! 😛



Needless to say that I did not need to introduce myself as a fashion and style blogger. These pants turned out to be a great ice breaker for me. After the “serious” informational panel, we followed-up with a Cognac tasting and co-mingling in Mercy’s lounge area; and I got to receive many direct and personal compliments and introductions.


Great moment with networking and laughters with fellow bloggers. It was a fun and informational evening.

Top & Pants:  NY&CO ( Sold out) – Similar top – Try this one too | |Similar pants – Love these and these |  Shoes: Love these and these |   | Bag: Similar ( Also seen here




Ok, less about the event, and more about this style! I’ve held onto this crop sweater top for a little while now, not knowing exactly how to sport it, for I’ve had so many different ideas in mind, but the way I was in love with it, I wanted how I would wear it to exhume nothing but FIRE! 😉 And I humbly believe I did!



These stunning sequined palazzo pants seemed to be the perfect accomplice to set this style on fire, just a little bit of pun intended! Ha!  I know one would say that these sequined pants are not really in season for a Spring styling, but isn’t that the thing about fashion? The #1 rule? There are no rules! If you can rock it, go for it, and create the trend! – In other hands, I’m excited for Spring stylings and they will definitely be making their ways on the blog! 



Beautiful-top-fashion-bloggersWell, here you have it! I hope this was worth all the raving.:-)  Do tell me, though, if this is a style you would try and confidently rock in this or in any other season.



As always, thank you for visiting and have a terrific Tuesday!

Top & Pants:  NY&CO ( Sold out) – Similar top – Try this one too | |Similar pants – Love these and these |  Shoes: Love these and these |   | Bag: Similar ( Also seen here

Love & Light.


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Happy Friday guys,

If you’re following me on Instagram (which I think you should! 😉 ), you’ve probably seen a little bit of recap of my busy yet fun weekend activities on my feed and insta stories! One of the reasons why I love what I do, is that I get to experience new things, and meet some awesome individuals and also being able to share those experiences and my take with you guys. The biggest’s highlight of my weekend was the twin cities auto show, which I talked a little bit about here. I was fortunate enough to be part of a group of awesome influencers who were invited to the Toyota’s auto show VIP Preview. I have never been to an auto show before; and my first experience, even though it was work related, was a blast, and I’m looking forward to reliving the experience! Twin-cites-auto-show-recap-and-look

Among many wonders, I got to see and play with the totally newly redesigned Toyota Camry! Their Sport Pro Sequoia and luxury Avalon were also displayed and vastly complimented by the attenders.


With Lexus now being part of the Toyota family, I got to see a few high-end cars in the Twin Cities Auto Show’s Luxury Lane! Now, guess what was front and center… Go ahead… Just take a wild guess! As we all know, the Wakanda fever has been floating around these last few weeks with the Black Panther playing in theaters.

Believe it or not, I got to see up close and personal the Lexus LC500 featured in the movie during a car chase in Hong Kong! It was just a different feeling altogether looking at this masterpiece, the Black Tiger’s scratch marks and the bullet holes on the side… Enough said, just take a look for yourself!

I went live a couple of times on Instagram and on Facebook; and it was amazing seeing how many people were tuning in and how much interest they showed.

My local readers, if you haven’t been to the twin cities auto show yet, it’s so much fun with amazing new cars waiting for you to test-drive or just admire and take selfies with… but don’t just take my words for it! You still have today and the weekend to go check it out. As I mentioned here, the show is ending on March 18th and you can see all the information you need in this article.


It was no doubt a wonderful day, but I was tired and hungry (I had a “bloggers event” the night before and woke up early for the Toyota Auto Show VIP Preview ), so hubby and I headed straight to a favorite restaurant to enjoy some goodness; but you’ll know I was glad to snatch some quick outfit post pics before I get food all over myself. Just kidding. 😀 



By the way, if you’re wondering what you should wear to the auto show or similar events, I would suggest that you definitely keep comfort in mind, as you will be doing a lot of walking and browsing. I knew that prior to going to the event, but I still went with my striped heels and kept a pair of nice flats in my bag, just in case!Twin-cites-auto-show-recap-and-look

My feet were tired at some points, and you could hear that I was breathing heavily in one of my live videos on social media, but I was resilient until the end, and never got to change into those flats. Mainly because I was working non-stop and was taking pictures with the group and for myself.


Anyway, I’m glad I had the opportunity to participate in this campaign and hope you take something away from this recap. – On another note, what do you think of my outfit of the day? XOXO


Jacket:  c/o Just Fab | Skirt: c/o U.S | Shoes: Old. Try these | bodysuit: Also seen HERE| Try this one or this | Earrings: Here | Bag: Try this one or this.

As always, thank you for reading and cheers to a fabulous weekend!

Love+ Light,