Her Journey: The Results and prepping for Radiation

Our story of this courageous 27-year old continues as Dimaris learns about her test results from surgery. The battle is almost won as she continues fighting and surviving. This is her journey with thyroid cancer. Racing thoughts went through Dimaris’ mind as she drove the 45 minutes to the Smilow cancer center to receive her […]

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Last minute costume idea: Frida Kahlo

Hey guys! It’s been a hot minute I know. A million apologies, I feel like a scum bag for not blogging at all. It feels like forever and I miss it so f*#@ much, but school got me all messed up. It’s been a tough week for me I must admit. I’ve had a lot of […]

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Trend Alert: maximalist style the scarf chain print

Maximalist style has taken over fall fashion. Turn heads with this over-stimulating print. Be bold and experiment with the scarf print or also know as the baroque print from the 90s. Anything goes with this trend. Scarf it up from head to toe or start slow with an eye-catching print on a blouse. This maximalist style brings […]

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Her Journey: Surgery Day

It was surgery day. Dimaris was getting prepped and ready to defeat this. I could only imagine the emotions she was feeling. I knew she was nervous. I mean who wouldn’t be? This was her first surgery ever. All I could remember was her bravery. She was so calm, so poised, even made fun of […]

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Style Hacks: The button-up shirt

Button-up shirts are so easy to wear. So easy that it becomes meh after a while, tuck it in, leave it out, done, tuck it in, leave it out, done. BORING….yawning just thinking about it. Somewhere in the world, some fashion guru discovered several ways, not one, not two, but many ways you can tie the good ol’ […]

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Quick Life Update

Hi, my Lovelies! So much has changed since my last post. Your girl is back in school! Trying to fit blogging is a challenge for me right now. It’s not easy trying to get back into the groove of student life, overall I am so freakin’ happy to finally get the ball rolling. Its been a […]

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Her Journey: FNA Guided Biopsy

No matter what kind of cancer, cancer is scary. Being a young person under the age of 30, hearing the words, ” You have cancer,” can send anyone into a roller coaster of emotions. “Check your self before you wreck yourself”  is an Ice Cube classic, but also should be the way you view your […]

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Her Journey: Finding out

This is Dimaris, a 27-year-old woman living her normal life as a single parent to a rambunctious 4-year-old little boy.  It all started in January of 2017 when she was involved in a motor vehicle accident and began to experience frequent neck pain. Physical therapy, muscle relaxers, and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs seemed to only provide acute relief. […]

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Sunday OOTD

Happy Sunday Everyone! Here’s my Sunday outfit of the day. For those who are wondering if I really wore a crop top to church the answer is of course not.  I actually wore a white short sleeve bodysuit instead to stay within the church dress code. I changed my top when I got home for blog purposes and […]

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A week in late summer outfits

Hello! Hello! Mel here with another lookbook, this time it was what I wore for a week Monday through Friday. So let’s get started, shall we?   For many, Monday’s are a total drag. It’s the beginning of the beginning of forever, the work week. But for me, Monday is just an extra day off….yes I’m bragging. […]

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