Because I like to be a bit innovative with this blog, I decided recently as a tribute to awards season, to create my own first annual IWANNABEALADY Awards! First, I produced the awards. You’ll see how soon enough. Then I asked my Instagram followers to head over to my stories and vote on 3 categories: Best Drama * The Taking of Pluto * * Absinthe … Continue reading A Bit of Fun at the IWBAL Awards Night
I just realized that the video clip for my outfit post was still on private and no one got to see this thing that I worked tirelessly on. I could seriously scream. AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH. fml fml fml fmliiiiiife. Okay, I’m going to breathe now. I’m going to find the courage somewhere in my soul to let this disappointment wash away from my soul. I can … Continue reading So I just had a HUGE fml moment
Hello Ladies, I hope everyone is excited about some free time and ready to make the most of it! I’m hopping on here to invite you to join me tonight on Instagram at 6:30pm tonight for an open chat about women and beauty. Did you know that only 4% of the world’s women consider themselves beautiful? I know, right? Something seems wrong. Myself and my … Continue reading Join Me at 6:30pm Tonight!
I was in the middle of a chew when I realized just how much food I had in my mouth. My cheeks were stretched. My tongue fought for air in a dark corner. I realized, as well, that I hadn’t been chewing nearly as much as the chew your food people recommend. The uncomfortable succession of hard lumps going down my throat told me that. … Continue reading I Eat How I Live My Life
Nature is one of my favorite subjects to capture. While I love the sensation of being constantly caught by the intricate details of how nature comes together, I’ve learned that too much complexity can destroy the impact of a photograph. In trying to include everything, sometimes we lose it all. Between the colors, shapes, sizes, textures and light, you may also feel like everything is getting lost. … Continue reading Beginner Nature Photography Tips: Light
Coming into a New year can get our minds racing. I’ve got some tips to keep the good vibes coming. Continue reading New Year’s Day 2018
I haven’t found a single gray hair on my head, ever. I’ve been telling myself that when that time comes I’ll embrace it Helen Mirren style. But my friend was over the other day and she said something awful as she analyzed sections of her hair in front of my mirror. She said, “I used to think that I was just going to embrace my … Continue reading A Tiny Little Post: Grey Hairs
Today’s Add More Beauty post takes us out into the woods for a very wet adventure. On Saturday, I set out on a photography excursion. I set my sights on Hugh Taylor Birch State Park in Sunrise, Florida. It’s just off the beach and the intercoastal which makes it a perfect location for outdoor variety. It’s a nice place to sit and watch the boats … Continue reading Weekend Photography Excursion: Into the Woods
Some weeks ago, I asked for your input on how to find more balance as a blogger and writer. This is what I’ve come up with on the blogging end. Continue reading Blogging Balance: The Outcome
Verizon is giving us some relief with data thank goodness. I’m still without power but using my phone. On a different note, we made it through hurricane Irma unscathed physically. We are overjoyed. I cannot take the time quite yet to explain the experience, although I would like to and will be working on it. I just thought it was important to come on for … Continue reading We Made It Though Hurricane Irma.