• cooking is better with spice islands
    Food,  Lifestyle

    Cooking is Better with Spice Islands

    In life, good food is everything. Tasty nutritious food is super important to me right now, especially since I’m given myself some fitness goals. I definitely have reasons why I want to get fit. When Spice Islands invited me to come see how their seasonings could create flavorful dishes I had to go see for myself. Spice Islands is a line of premium spices and seasonings. They follow strict specifications to deliver a higher quality and more flavorful product. The Spice Islands brand is set apart by 4 quality points: Source, Spec, Volatile Oil and Process. They responsibly source their product from a network of farmers throughout the world. Spice…

  • Spring Cleaning
    Lifestyle

    Spring Cleaning The Easy Way

    It’s that time of the year, the days get brighter and you know Spring has arrived. Winter weather may still be lingering, along with all the mess of hibernating indoors for months. Even if you clean your place often, being indoors for so long makes spring cleaning a must. Read on for tips on Spring cleaning the easy way. First you have to understand that Spring cleaning is not to be confused with your regular weekly/daily cleaning routine. Spring cleaning is for those things that get used or ignored all winter long. See whats dirty As I mentioned, spring cleaning is not your regular cleaning routine. Take a look at…

  • Spring Fashion with Vionic
    Lifestyle

    Spring Fashion with Vionic Shoes

    I was invited to Lord & Taylor to an evening of Secrets to Spring Style with Vionic, hosted by ELLE Magazine & blogger Julia Engel of Gal Meets Glam. Spring is around the corner so Spring fashion styles are everything right now. I picked up some great tips to use for this coming Spring season. The evening featured an exclusive Q&A with Julia Engel and ELLE magazine editors.  They revealed how to incorporate the most coveted Spring fashion secrets into your everyday routine. There was also a preview of the Vionic Spring/Summer 2018 collection. Here is what I learned. Dresses are Everything It may seem like a basic clothing item, or something to keep…

  • Lifestyle

    What To Do When You’re Broke

    What to do when you’re broke. Are those numbers in your bank account not getting you anywhere? Here are 5 things to do when you’re broke. Money is everything whether people admit it to themselves or not.  I personally have been financially broke since my teenage years and the levels of how broke I was have varied all the way into my current adulting life. I’m not nearly out the woods yet, but I’m blessed to no longer fear if I would be able to afford to eat or pay this NYC rent. Try these five things ASAP once you determine that you’re broke. 1.Stop spending immediately. You’d be surprised at…

  • How to Slay the Superbowl Party
    Lifestyle

    How to Slay the Superbowl Party

    It’s Superbowl season, that wonderful time after the holidays and right before winters end. What’s a woman(or man) to do when that Superbowl party invite comes? Whether you are looking to snag a new bae or just want to be chill, here’s a few tips on how to slay the Superbowl party. 1) Decide if you want to go. Let’s be real sometimes when adulting it takes too much energy to leave the house. You’d have to get off the couch, shower, put on pants etc. 2) Pick an outfit. If you care about fashion the Superbowl party ‘fit is tricky. You want to look cool and casual but don’t…

  • From Type 4 Naturals to Smart Sagittarius
    Lifestyle

    From Type 4 Naturals to Smart Sagittarius

    Hello is this thing on? From Type 4 Naturals to Smart Sagittarius. My my Korynthia you’ve come a long way and there is still so much more to write! For those of you who may or may not know I used to be the one with the 4b natural hair and part of the NYC blogging trio the Type 4 Naturals, we each represented the 4a, 4b and 4c natural hair type. We formed in 2013 and after many great years, decided to part ways to deal with our personal lives and to pursue our own endeavors. I encourage you to follow each of us, and a special thank you…