Gift Guide: Ideas for the beauty lover in your life!

Now this post is by far my favorite because getting into the mindset of a beauty lover is quite easy for me. I’m secretly hoping my family and friends will see this post and get some inspiration as well! Without further a do here are a few gift ideas for the Ruby in your life who loves glam and fabulousness and is beautiful both inside and out!

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Gift Guide: for the him in your life!

Christmas is right around the corner, my husband and I have been together for 11 years and married for 6. And although gift giving has now focused on my daughter mainly, when I think of all the gifts that he has enjoyed the most throughout the years (besides the ones collecting dust in a corner someplace) the three categories  I know will be a hit are fitness/ sports, electronics and/or  household related. Although he is the leading man in my life, I have several brothers, in-laws, and the list goes on of men to think of as well. Since I know we all do, to sum it up, below are a few gift ideas for the him in your life.

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Gift Guide: Five charities to support this holiday season.


With the holiday season here and while we think of our friends and family and other personal relationships, the holidays are also a time to think of others besides ourselves. While thinking of creative gifts to give others, think of donating to a charity in the name of someone else (or yourself). You will be helping organizations continue to do great work, it always feels better to give than to receive. Check out a few organizations below who are helping across various demographics and platforms.

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Eleven60: Fashion for the Curvy Ruby

Greetings Rubies!

I’m a little late posting this but with the holidays here and holiday parties around the corner I thought you might be interested in learning about the fashion line started by Gospel Singer Kierra Sheard. She is the daughter of Gospel Legend Karen Clarke-Sheard whose month and year of birth are the meaning behind the clothing line name,  Eleven60, which launched in 2015.

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