• There are so many things they don’t tell you about the realities of having a baby. Like how you wake up the next day, and suddenly you have no clue who you are anymore. Nothing is the same as it was before you went into labor. Suddenly you’re living for someone else, your hormones are raging, your body is rapidly… [Continue Reading]

    Learning To Love Your Body Again …
  • We are almost 2 months into having Crown home with us, and it finally feels like we are finding our groove. They say going from 0 to 1 is much harder than going from 1 to 2, and I agree in some aspects, but sheesh, it’s been rough finding our way. The saying is true, in the aspect of already… [Continue Reading]

    Life Update: Smith Party of 4
  • If you keep up with me on social media, then you’ll know our baby girl made her debut on December 14th. It’s been the most beautiful, evolving experience of our lives. Her name is Crown Sephora, and we are absolutely in love. While Crown’s birth story started off rocky, it evolved into a very beautiful experience that I am so… [Continue Reading]

    Crown’s Birth Story
  • Baby Girl … We are patiently waiting your arrival, and I sit in awe of the fierce one you will be someday. Truthfully, I always knew I’d have a daughter, but I never knew you’d show yourself as quickly as you did. You were always meant to be, etched in history. Your name has been yours for as long as… [Continue Reading]

    A Letter To My Daughter
  • If you would have told me when I first had Brave that I would still be breastfeeding 10 months later, I wouldn’t have believed you! This has by far been the hardest thing I have ever done. It is a continuous journey that takes on a life of it’s own. I remember when I first started nursing Brave, I purposely… [Continue Reading]

    How I’ve Successfully Breastfed For Over 300 Days

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Who doesn’t love a good print? I’m definitely a print girl but sometimes I prefer softer prints like a sheer snake. It’s the perfect time to rock nice jeans, cute cutout booties and sheer tops. Why not add a little snake print to the mix? This definitely put me in the mood for warmer days. Outfit Details: Top  – Old…

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Meet J.deyawn: A Lifestyler

It’s one thing to enjoy life, but being a lifestyler is an entirely different league. Meet J.deyawn, a lifestyler who knows that nothing worth having comes easily and admits to not knowing it all. She’s one of those down-to-earth individuals who simply wants to have and become everything her heart desires. Openly I asked her to join me with Circa…

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Beauty Tip Tuesday: Pore Minimizing Mask

Last week I shared one of my favorite revitalizing tips, the Ice Cube Facial. You guys loved it! I received many messages and comments about how it instantly made your skin anew. I thought I’d take the pore minimizing process a step further with an easy DIY pore minimizing facial mask. The reason minimizing your pores is so important is…

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Respect The Process

I have always been a planner, a diligent planner. I function so well with a schedule, unfortunately over-planning has become my worst enemy. There was a point in my life where I would find myself so eager for things to pick up and go “according to plan” and guess what? They never did … Not once in my dream chasing journey…

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Despite us being a few days in, the weather has been a fun reflection of Spring! Transitioning your style from winter to spring can be tricky especially if you’re anything like me and don’t want to dive into bright springy colors just yet.I prefer to ease into my spring style. That means, it may technically be spring but I’m just…

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