FRIENDS. I know it has been a hot minute and I am so sorry for leaving you hanging.  I think it’s only fair that I catch you up on what we have been up to during Summer Seventeen.  Doesn’t quite have the same ring to it as Summer Sixteen – Drake truly is a genius – but it was lit nonetheless.  Read More



Hey Lover.  Yes, I am talking to you – you know that I love my readers fiercely.  Don’t let this freak you out, I use this greeting all the time – I say it to my ride-or-die besties, my bae (That’s you, Rohan) and my family, which they undoubtedly love.  I have always been unabashedly honest about my emotions and wear my heart on my sleeve – ain’t no shame in my game. I can’t, however, take credit for this phrase – that is an honor that is reserved for the one and only LL COOL J.

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It’s been more than a year since I sat down at the computer to write something other than a legal memorandum. I could give many excuses as to why – planning the Romyna2015 wedding celebrations took every extra minute of my day, my full-time job intensified and free time became a thing of the past and post-marriage travels took us to Jamaica, Costa Rica and all around the country for weddings to celebrate our friends and family, leaving very little time to focus on anything else but the basics.

Though these things did bring immense joy to my world, as well as a little chaos, they are not responsible for why I have been absent from That is much harder to type on paper.

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Like a G6

We are traveling to Aspen this weekend for Kate’s wedding and though the prospect of cooler temperatures terrifies me, it also inspired me to put together a few of my fall favorites.

earrings and tex-mex

Things that excite me: Sunny weather, when I have to buy a size down at Gap, queso, margaritas, Tex-Mex in general, my adorable pups in costume, and affordable statement jewelry.

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847 for life

The moment I saw this area code necklace on, I knew I needed it in my life. After all, nothing says “myna from the block” like an area code necklace. (For those of you who don’t know me that well, it’s been a secret dream of mine to appear in a rap video. Sadly, I am not poetic enough to be a rapper so I’ll settle for just being in the background.) Read More