New Year, Renewed Focus


I know its been awhile.. by the middle of 2016, I made up every excuse not to blog. Just ran out of ideas, time, everything. I started doubting myself, not sure what I could offer to other women giving advice on career life or what I could add about the world of fashion. All the negative talk that people talk about….that was me. I got overwhelmed in everything and lost sight of what I want to do, which is to empower women to take control of their careers and look fashionable while doing it. Being Pretty and Powerful. In 2017, I am refining the vision and I have prayed for increase discipline and focus to see my goals through.

2016 was not all bad, I got to witness two of my closest friends get married, one 5,000 away from home and the other in my hometown. I know that 2017 will be another world wind of adventures, I plan to deepen my relationship with myself and God, my boyfriend, family and friends. Slaying my goals at work and school, while looking fashionable and chic in the process!

Since I have been gone for so long, see pictures below from the last half of the year!

I got to meet some POWERFUL women who I FAITHFULLY stalk on social media! Lol!


Kim (@naturallyfashionable) and I at Curves Rock Weekend in Maryland!


@myleik and I at the RISE Empowerment Conference in DC! Side Note: She said my dress was cute! J


@Koereyelle and I at her Werk 101 Book Signing in DC!


I had a Birthday! The 28th Chapter, I SLAYED THE DAY of course J



Lastly, I have to include my amazing friends who tied the knot in 2016 and married their soulmates!


BFF Daniel, his beautiful bride Shellee and I



The Bridal Party, looking like QUEENS in our custom traditional dresses for Desi’s wedding in Nigeria!


2016 was an adventure and I know 2017 will be everything and more!

Wishing you a pretty and powerful and chic new year!


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4 thoughts on “New Year, Renewed Focus

  1. OMG! You are such an inspiration! One day I will have one outfit half as cute as that #BirthdaySlay Dress!! Can’t wait to see what 2017 has in store for you!

    Chantl Martin


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