The Best Skin Creams for Those Who Want to Look 15 at 50

The Best Skin Creams *While I do receive compensation for any items purchased through my amazon influencer page, the views and opinions expressed here are purely my own.  The other day a friend’s daughter posted on FB about wanting to find the best night cream. She’s a beautiful young lady in her twenties. I can’t

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How To Take Instagram Worthy Photos With a Smart Phone

*Outfit sponsored by @lovechicos Have camera phone will travel While this falls a little outside of the kind of life advice I usually give I still believe in sharing life hacks to make your life easier and while no one HAS to take photos for Instagram or any other social media platform the reality is

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A Hair Story about How My Braids Saved Me

Ready For Change If you are friends with me on any form of social media (Instagram is my favorite btw) you have probably seen me sporting waist-length braids for a little over a year. You might also realize that I finally took them out last weekend. I recently posted the change to Facebook and the

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3 Things I loved about Terra’s Kitchen Food Delivery Service

I received free credit to try this service as a content creator collaboration but all opinions expressed here are as always my own.    Eat More Plants Have you tried a meal delivery service? I have actually tried a few and let me tell you why Terra’s Kitchen tops my list. Many of you may

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What Melissa McCarthy’s Life of the Party Teaches us About Getting Bolder Not Older

Making Lemonade Like Beyonce The other day I had the pleasure of attending the advanced screening for Life of the Party.  You won’t find any spoilers here but I am always looking for a good theme and you will find what really resonated with me. Life of the Party stars Melissa McCarthy as Deanna, a

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5 Things I’m Crushing on This Spring

Waiting For It… I have to tell you that I wondered if Spring would ever rear its beautiful head. I sat around waiting like a kid at Christmas. It seemed like a very long winter. Let’s be clear I don’t mind winter. I love the time to slow down and relax a little bit, but

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Superheros, Titans and Guardians, Oh my! Three takeaways from Avengers Infinity War

Wait…first let me give thanks Before I even get started on this spectacular movie I just have to tell you how much I love doing movie reviews of films. As a writer, a movie buff and a HUGE Disney/Marvel Fan this is a dream assignment. I’ve been reading movie reviews for as long as I

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The Sweetest Reward: My Trip To Mahekal Beach Resort

A little Slice of Heaven If we’re friends on Instagram (I sure hope we are) you know that I spent spring break in paradise. Well, it was really a resort in Mexico but it might as well have been a little slice of heaven. I’ve been to the Caribbean a few times and I know

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How to Embrace Your Inner Glow

A post by Courtney Imade How to Embrace Your Inner Glow Last year I gave birth to my first son on New Year’s day. I returned to work full-time 8 weeks later, and then when my son was nine months old I found myself unexpectedly pregnant again. Being a Mom to my adorable son Mason

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Three Takeaways From My Bold Night In NYC

How Bold Are You If you have been following along on Instagram you know that I’ve had what could be described as a fairytale moment in NYC recently. I wanted to share it here too because I feel like what’s happening over at Chico’s deserves more attention than I can give in an Instagram post,

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A Wrinkle In Time Delivers… Just In Time!

The Wait is Over I don’t know about you, but I’ve been waiting with bated breath for the release of Disney’s new movie A Wrinkle In Time. This movie has been on my must see list since I first heard rumblings about it last year. I can count several reasons for this great anticipation including,

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