Tag: style

Basking in summer with Target

Basking in summer with Target

To me, summer means family. Backyard hangs with the people I love. Bonfires at the beach. Chips and salsa by the pool. Road trips. Staying cool. Soaking up all that glorious melanin. Bronze-y skin. Loose curls. Maxi dresses and sandals….

My Red Carpet Look with JCPenney

My Red Carpet Look with JCPenney

I flew out to Miami to experience Hispanicize and the 2017 TECLA Awards. What was waiting for me? A glamorous afternoon of being styled for the Tecla’s, complete with hair and makeup did at JCPenney. For this mama who spends most of her days in front of a computer wearing joggers, slides and a bun, this was way out of my comfort zone.

Grown folk concert essentials + the Kia Sorento

Grown folk concert essentials + the Kia Sorento

I’ve always had a thing for live music. I grew up with a father who loved going to concerts and seeing live shows and I guess some of that just rubbed off on me. As soon as I was old…

DIY: Mexican Serape Pillows

DIY: Mexican Serape Pillows

If you’re a sentimental mama like me, then you’ll love this simple diy: Mexican fabric pillows that I repurposed from serapes I bought my sons on a camping trip to Baja California. I have to tell you the story of…

DIY: Mexican Fabric Clutch Bag

DIY: Mexican Fabric Clutch Bag

Spruce up your plain clutch bag with Mexican fabric, which adds a pop of color and culture to your wardrobe. Ya’ll know how I am about that ethnic fabric life. Keep your Michael Kors bag. Your Coach bag. Your Kate…

Birkenstocks never went out of style

Birkenstocks never went out of style

I’ve always had a thing for Birkenstocks. What can I say? I’m a total 90’s babe. Funny thing is, I never wore them in the 90’s. I coveted them, yes. But I was a struggling artist / college student and…