Meet the new Mrs. in town: New Mrs. DC America Crowned!

The French Embassy echoed with excitement on Saturday, March 18, 2017, as contestants, dignitaries, family, and friends waited in anticipation for who would be crowned the next Mrs. District of Columbia America.  The evening was dubbed, “a night of beauty, fashion, and philanthropy”, and that it was indeed!


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Ruby Adrianna David: Miss Maryland USA 2017

Greetings Rubies!

March is Woman’s Herstory Month, so let’s continue to celebrate Rubies in the community (and globally) who are doing their thang!

You know, I’ve watched many beauty pageants on television over the years and always knew there was more beyond the talent, swimsuit and question and answer portions of the pageant. Of course, with it being condensed for television purposes, we don’t get to dig deeper to learn more about these crowned beauties. I always wondered, who is the woman

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Ruby Misty Copeland

Greetings Rubies!

It’s Women’s History Month!! What better time than this to celebrate other Rubies. Recently while perusing Netflix and trying to decided weather to start a new series or watch a movie. I came across “A Ballerina’s Tale” which piqued my interest. This documentary shares the story of  Misty Copeland’s journey to becoming the world’s

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Unboxing: February Sephora Play!

It’s that time again, another Sephora Play! unboxing. A quick reminder that the Sephora Play! Box is a monthly subscription service from Sephora where you receive samples of beauty and skincare products curated just for you. The theme for February was “The Soft Side”, my satin bag was filled products meant to enhance one’s natural beauty.


With this February box there were hits and a miss or two but my overall experience has been positive. I still enjoy my boxes and being introduced to different brands and products I may have overlooked. Read More

Recap: 59th Grammy Awards

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards took place in Los Angeles on February 12, 2017. Although L.L. Cool J was not the host this year, the award show was pretty entertaining. I don’t know about you, but I like to watch the Grammy’s for the Fashion and the Performances. The wins and losses of the evening will always be debated because of all the amazing musical talent. Keep reading for a brief recap of the nearly 4-hour award show.

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Valentine’s Day Inspired Makeup Look

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Valentine’s Day is right around the corner!! Whether you have a sweetheart or are single; and even if your partaking in the new Galentine’s day trend, of spending February 13th with your gals pals, you can still #Slay…okay!

Here is the breakdown of products I used to achieve my Valentine’s Day inspired makeup look.

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