What Being Laid Off Taught Me About Being a Full-Time Blogger

Back in 2013 I was laid off my job. Mind you this company headhunted me from another company, paid me 15K more and then laid me off 4 months later. But I digress, the layoffs started and everyone started whispering. I was one of the last people hired so even though I knew it was coming I was devastated when…
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I’d rather have an extra hour

  I’ve been a busy bee the last few weeks and losing an hour isn’t helping. I don’t know what it is but sometimes I get these jolts of renewed energy and passion. Ever since updating the Fashion Steele NYC theme I have hit the ground running. I released the new Perfect Pitch Template Letters for Travel ($69.99), for Brands…
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Fashion Steele 2017 Review Magazine: The Travel & Wellness Issue

Fashion Steele 2017 Review Magazine: The Travel & Wellness Issue has finally been published. This issue features interviews with Brooklyn Creatives: Diarrha N’Diaye, Social Media Strategist at L’Oreal as well as with Stylist Mecca James Williams who has worked with everyone from Vogue Japan to styling the cover of CRWN Magazine. This issue also features travel editorials from Cuba, Morocco…
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No Resolutions, Just One Promise

For me, 2017 was a good year. I went to Cuba and was able to experience the amazing culture there, from walking the crumbling streets to salsa dancing in colonial mansions. I visited California for the first time and had a sweet little run-in with ASAP Rocky on my 33rd birthday. I took the most amazing ride in a self…
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Balancing Blogging & A Full Time Job

So yesterday, on my instastories (before a did a little dance in my bathroom to one of my favorite songs), I asked any watchers if they had any topics they wanted me to write about. It’s actually pretty hard coming up with intriguing content every week. I try hard not to fall into the “this is my outfit and that’s…
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I almost quit blogging…

When we got back from California, I saw that I’d lost followers on instagram. It was a disheartening feeling. I’d been working so hard on posting, working on my captions, working on “showing my personality” and I lost followers. I did an instagram takeover for Rent The Runway, the third one I’ve ever done hoping it would spur me into…
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