Lifestyle | Why Vision Boards Are Important

The wait is FINALLY over – today is the day I reveal my 2015 vision board! In the past I’ve shared some vision board tips, as well as my 2014 board. Last year’s board was extremely helpful in keeping me on track and on task. Thankfully, I was able to accomplish a huge amount of what… 

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Travel Style Outfit Inspiration

Style | The Perfect Travel Outfit

Hello and Happy Monday! From NYFW (for my little sister) to pageant weekend in Virginia, I have been on the move since Thursday. When it comes to my travel style, I strive for comfort and style. So of course all black looks are usually my “go-to”. While I love to travel, I’m not a fan… 

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Plus Size Casual Winter OOTD

Style | 5 Tips for Wearing a Casual Winter Outfit

Casual winter outfits have taken over my closet! Thanks to yesterday’s snow fall, this past weekends snow storm, and the cold weather in general, that’s all I think about when getting dressed in the mornings. Although I had to snap these pics in the evening, I was determined to show off one of my latest outfit, as… 

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Style | Black and White Trend Continued

Here’s to another Monday. Another snowy, icy, blustery cold Monday. This weekend’s weather forecast was slightly unpredictable, but I still managed to have a wonderful Valentine’s Day. Hubby surprised me with tickets to see the New Jack Swing concert in Maryland featuring SWV, BBD, After 7, Blackstreet and Tony, Toni, Tone.  I’m such a music-head… 

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Events | Celebrating Black History Month with Macy’s Soul Era Event in DC

In honor of Black History Month, Macy’s has been celebrating by hosting The Soul Era event featuring fashion and style guru’s June Ambrose and Johnetta Boone. I had the pleasure of attending the DC event last night. Moderated by journalist and editor Tai Beauchamp, the event took place at the DC Metro Center Macy’s on G Street. The style panel… 

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Last Minute Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Lifestyle | 5 Last Minute Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day has always been special to me. Not only is it the national “day of love”, but it’s also my mother’s birthday and my parents wedding anniversary! I’m a big mush when it comes to love, birthdays, anniversary’s, and any other celebration. Because of that, I tend to make a big deal about February… 

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Firmoo Glasses Review

Style | My New Firmoo Glasses

Have you ever put on an outfit and felt like something was missing? This happen to me the other day and after a few minutes of going back and forth, I figured out what was missing from my outfit. A pair of cute fashion glasses! I think glasses can be such the perfect outfit accessory! Even… 

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Events | Thrift With Nic in 2015

Happy Thrifty Thursday, friends! Just wanted to briefly share a few thrifty things I have coming up for the year. I successfully hosted my 1st Thrift With Nic event last year and I had a ball! I was able to meet and shop with new thrifters, teach a few thrifting tricks and a lot more. I… 

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February Must Haves

Lifestyle | February Must Haves

I recently made a mental note of my February must have items and finally put it all on paper so I wouldn’t forget. Most of the items deal with my health and skin care goals, while the others are tech and decor/house needs. There are a few other things I have on my written list, but for the… 

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