September has a been a month of celebrating. We kicked off the month celebrating my mom’s 80th birthday in Chicago. She had a huge party of over a hundred guests. It was wonderful to see everyone come out to celebrate her. I also arranged for her first photo shoot to capture some beautiful photos of her and the girls.
After two full seasons of competitive gymnastics and placing top in the state for her level, Peyton has decided to take a timeout. It’s a decision that we let her make. We put Peyton in gymnastics because I noticed she had a natural ability. I was right. She was invited to try out for the team at 5 years old. She not only made the team but was bumped up 2 more levels. She would place first, 2nd or 3rd at all the competitions. She was doing great. So let me tell you why we decided to take a timeout.
This post is sponsored by Dr. Miracle’s. Thoughts and opinions are my own.
I’m still on a high from the Dr. Miracle’s Feelin Myself Weekend during the ATL stop for OTRII just a couple of weeks ago. Dr. Miracle’s pulled out all the stops for 3 lucky winners and their guests for an action-packed Bey & Jay weekend. During that weekend I had the opportunity to host an amazing conversation over a VIP dinner by Chef Shaw Osbey. We talked about our healthy hair journeys as well as self-care. I wanted to continue the healthy hair conversation online and share my favorite Dr. Miracle’s products as well as new additions to their collection. Check out what’s in my bag.
Labor Day is behind us and it’s now NYFW! Do y’all still get hype for NYFW? I participated in NYFW early on in my blog career going to LuckyFabb and a few private events. It was exciting to put together outfits and run around NYC during this time. I haven’t been back since. Seems as if things have changed. Today I’m pretending that this is what I would be wearing if I was at NYFW.
Labor Day weekend is the time where I switch from full-blown summer threads to fall transition looks. Since it’s still scorching in September you can’t go full on fall fashion just yet. In the meantime, you just need a few key pieces like my new Suakoko Betty kimono.