More about Monroe

So I’ve been getting a few questions about my new look. If you havent noticed I “grew” about 12 inches of hair over Christmas/New Years Break lol.

Me Dec 16th 2010

Me January 1st 2011

So I actually got some extensions in my hair over the holiday. Its getting pretty cold in NYC and its quite hard to maintain my short curly do while wearing a hat everyday to keep out the cold. I constantly had hat hair and had to do something about it quick, atleast till it warms up a little.

It came out really great and I get tons of compliments on it. I was at first skeptical to get extensions but it turned out to be pretty awesome and i no longer have the problem of hat hair! Yay! The hair looks very natural and is called “King Yaki” for those who are interested.

My love for cocktail rings and large earrings has hit an all time high. So much so that I had to buy a new jewelry display. I got this awesome one from Marshalls one of my favorite stores

I also have aquired a few blogger pet peeves. Actually just 2 blogger pet peeves.
I hate blogs with automatic music. Now everyone has their own style and musical taste and your blog is just that, your space to do what ever the hell you want to do but I hate automatic music. I endure it to comment on some of my favorite blogs. But when I click I just wanna scroll and read and let the words im reading fill my head with my own voice. But when im assaulted by harsh music I feel violated and very quickly want to leave without commenting or frantically find the button to turn that music off. In my blog…music will always be optional.
I also have another peeve…and that is cut/copy and pasting comments to various blogs. I have noticed a few followers that do this and I find it to be kinda fake. Followers usually run in the same circles or read the same blogs and its kinda disgusting and unoriginal when I see a comment over and over again each day on the same blog. Its not the way to get followers…its just wrong!

There thats my little rant and im done lol.

Also I’m super excited for one of my favorite shows to make its debut back on the air since being canceled 2 years ago..yes
“The Game”
The past 2 episodes have been awesome and I can’t wait for thise weeks episode!

I cant now wait. New episodes start January 11th, 2011 on BET 10 pm ET. Yay.

So what is your favorite show and perhaps some of your blogger pet peeves? My favorite show of all time was Girlfriends which has since gone of the air. I also love The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Keeping up with the Kardashians, The Game, Gossip Girl, One Tree Hill, King of Queens(Yes I have seen every freaking episode) and of course all the oldies but goodies such as Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Martin, Dave Chappelle Show.




  1. January 24, 2011 / 1:13 am

    Oh my…I’m feeling your ring collection and its so neatly put. I love neatness….lol


  2. January 24, 2011 / 1:15 am

    Oh my fav shows at the moment are…ATL Housewives, The Game, Basketball wives and Kardashian shows. I know I know…TV nut here. 🙂


  3. January 24, 2011 / 1:58 am

    That is such a good idea with your jewelry!! I didnt realized that you got hair extension, I thought that was your real hair!! Of course I love this look!!! I think its better than your crop hair cut!! I’m in love with gossip girls and pretty little liars!! I even record them lol

  4. January 24, 2011 / 2:15 am

    I love how you organize your jeweleries. I also can’t wait for the new episodes of The Game! 🙂

    Fashion Rehab

  5. January 24, 2011 / 2:58 am

    I hate automatic music on blogs too?? I literally purchased head phones to wear while reading blogs so the music won’t irritate my boyfriend. Today I was frantically trying to mute my computer because to blogs were going at once. Ahh!! Lol!!

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  7. January 24, 2011 / 4:57 am

    awwwww i’m glad you feel comfortable with the hair 🙂 cause it’s not so easy to feel secure when you’re not use to wearing weaves.

    love the rings mmuuaahh

  8. January 24, 2011 / 6:45 am

    looove that first photo

    xx Laksmono

  9. January 24, 2011 / 8:00 am

    omg, i hate the automatic music too…if am too patient i just mute my laptop sound but most times i exit the site without commenting! i prefer you in short hair cant wait for spring and you’ll be back in full force!

  10. January 24, 2011 / 3:24 pm

    Your ring collection…OMG!!! I thought I had some pretty ones, but I just need to go in the corner and have a seat!!! LOL
    My fav shows are RHOA, The Game, House of Payne, and anything that comes on Food Network!!!


  11. January 24, 2011 / 4:14 pm

    you look gorgeous with long and short hair!!:)

  12. January 24, 2011 / 5:14 pm

    i LOOVE this post hun!!!you’re always wonderfull 😀 happy monday!!!

  13. January 24, 2011 / 5:19 pm

    I was/am very excited about the Game returning. Now, that it is back Im not sure how I feel about the story line thus far. I will keep watching to see how they pull it altogether.
    Also, blogger pet peeves. HMMMM?

  14. January 24, 2011 / 6:30 pm

    Monroe, I like your long new hair; althoug I think your short hair gave you and edge…To me, hair is to play around with: shot, long, blonde, red…You are you, always fantastic, always so beautiful!!!!.
    I adore your rings and earrings wowwwwwwwwwwww.

  15. January 24, 2011 / 6:59 pm

    Such a cute outfit dear! <3

  16. January 24, 2011 / 10:07 pm

    Cute rings!!! I love the game too! I get anxious hoping I’m not scheduled to work on Tuesday nights!

  17. January 25, 2011 / 1:48 am

    BLEURGH!! Theres nothing i hate more than opening multi-tabs and tryna figure out what douch blog the music is coming from!! ITS SO ANNOYING!

    And i LOVE the game too! Can’t wait for these rahted exams to be over and to rekindle my love for blogging.

  18. January 25, 2011 / 1:54 am

    I think you look great with either hairstyle!! On other people I appreciate the short think it’s very fly…Long hair…you know I’m tryna get mine to be dangling down my back -you know, so!! mmmhmm

    Okay, this accessories! To live in NY is the life all kinda ways!! Ya’ll get the best stuff for sure..It may be that I live in geriatric-ville, too!

    Yes, I had auto-music on at one point…but then I realized I didn’t like it all that much..Not to mention it started to bug the mess out of me!! So…X!

    I agree…copy and paste is very tacky!! Low class..RUDE!! Don’t interrupt! Very impersonal!

    Imma have to say..THE GAME!! I missed the last season and was uuuppppssseett!! But I was working 2 jobs!! When they did the rerun, oh you know I was on this couch: geeked!! It’s even programed in my phone!! Tuesday at 10!!!

  19. February 1, 2011 / 2:21 pm

    girl you got, an amaizing collection of high heels shoes and accessoiries,
    the game is a cool show.

  20. April 22, 2011 / 2:52 am

    feather collection awesome…My collection is not even up there yet but it will be soon I love feathered earrings

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