• 2014 Glamour Women of the Year Awards

    When I came home one day and found an invite to the Glamour Women of the Year Awards sitting in my mailbox I hyperventilated a little and wondered how in the hell did that happen. I didn’t even think it was real until I received the official invite on fancy heavy duty stock paper – that’s when I really almost […]...

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  • Madison Reed: Healthier Hair Color That Works

    Hair Color Dilemma Ever since I lightened my hair this past summer,  you all have been going crazy asking me what color it is and how I managed to do it. Fortunately, my best friend Tainisha is a professional cosmetologist and while she was visiting me on vacation she gave me a makeover taking my locks from jet black to a honey […]...

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  • Lessons From A Gypsy

    I’m so excited about this video series and I’m so happy I can finally share it with you guys! This is my very first episode with the amazing ladies from The Pink Table TV. If you haven’t heard of The Pink Table its pretty much a web series with five beautiful latinas, having a great conversation around a pink table sippin’ […]...

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  • Daily Care for Color Treated Hair with L’Oreal

    This post is a sponsored campaign on behalf of Latina Bloggers Connect and L’Oreal Paris. As always all opinions expressed are truly my own. I am thrilled to be partnering up with one of my all time favorite brands, L’Oreal Paris for todays post! From makeup to haircare, L’Oreal never disappoints. Personally, I’ve always loved that their brand is inspired by […]...

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  • Gypsy Travels: Thessaloniki, Greece

    I am so happy to have added a travel section to the blog and even happier that you all love it! Traveling is something that we all dream of, yet most of us see it as something that is unattainable – due to the cost of course. If I recently did it on a college grad budget then I promise that you […]...

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  • How do you Pre-Poo?

    Whether you are new to the curly game or not I am sure you have heard of the term Pre-Poo before and like most of us wondered what the hell it was and why the strange name. Pre-poo, short for pre-shampoo treatment is basically an extra step added before your shampoo to ensure that you hair remains moisturized throughout your entire wash […]...

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  • Hooked Up: Must Have Shapewear

    I’ve always believed that every single woman should own at least one pair of shapewear, no matter her size. Clean lines are so important and I can’t stress how much of a difference a great body shaper does under any piece of clothing. Personally, I like to feel nice and tight underneath my clothes so I don’t become self-conscious about […]...

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  • #FlashBackFriday: Summer Blues + $300 Giveaway

    Happy Friday Bellas! Today I’m taking it back #FlashbackFriday style to the beginning of summer. I had just recently dyed my hair a warmer color to match the gorgeous weather where were having and I was as happy as can be because I knew it was the beginning of the best summer of my life! A lot of you have been asking […]...

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  • Oscar De La Renta: American Icon, Orgullo Dominicano, and My Fashion Inspiration

    I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw on Instagram a post stating that iconic fashion designer, Oscar De La Renta had passed. I frantically google searched for answers and came up with nothing but articles stating that this was false. I was relieved momentarily, only to later read official news outlets confirming his passing. I’m heartbroken. I absolutely loved this man and everything […]...

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  • Forbidden Fruit

    This week I partnered up with my friends Tiffany and Brad on a photoshoot. They are extremely talented and creative and when they come to me with ideas for a shoot I always say yes! I love working with creative individuals as a team and the final results are always priceless. Here are some of my favorites from our photoshoot titled “Forbidden Fruit”. How stunning […]...

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  • Gypsy Travels: My Travel Style

    I love traveling and sharing my #gypsytravels with you all on the blog. So far I’ve shared with you many of the places I’ve had the pleasure of visiting, whether it be local, national or international. I even shared some great tips on how to travel abroad on a budget. Something very important that I haven’t shared though are my […]...

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  • Fall Day in Brooklyn

    This Sunday Mr.Man and I slept in and woke up ready to venture out into the city or anywhere really. He mentioned he wanted to go to Brooklyn and so I started planning our day away using Google and my beloved Zagat. As an uptown girl I can probably count on my hand the times I’ve been to Brooklyn. It […]...

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