How a One Week Detox from Social Media was the Best Medicine

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to take a little voluntary break from social media. This wasn’t my first time shutting down the social media shop. Two years ago when my anxiety was at a very heightened point, I went dark for about seven months. I had no interest in being on social media,…

The Ramblings

It’s out with the old and in with the new; the cliche that sums up the end of another year and the start of new things to come! It’s true that every day is an opportunity to star afresh, to set goals, and basically just be a better human; but, there is something about the…

Microblading- The Gift That Keeps on Giving.

Getting ready for my microblading appointment  Six weeks ago,  I did something that was life-changing for me in the beauty department- I took the plunge and got microbladed! It was something I had been thinking about for a while and dove deep into researching the technique- from how it’s done to how much pain to…

Red Hot Confidence is Right In Your Closet….And in Your Soul.

There’s a reason why red is the color of the season! It’s bold, it’s loud, it’s confident! Is there something that you wear that makes you feel confident? What is it about this color that just automatically makes you feel like you’re a rock star walking on water (or basically, Beyonce)? Red commands attention. It…

NY Style Map: Feeling a 90s Snap in NYC

I miss New York.  I miss everything about it. I miss wearing sweaters. I miss complaining about how cold it is and dreading that first pang of freezing temperature that hits your face when you walk out of your building. I miss waiting at the bus stop for the M79 (immortalized forever by Vampire Weekend). I miss…

NY Style Map: I’m In A New York State of Mind

It gets me excited to post and share my NYC adventures with you because it gives me a chance to relive wonderful memories and an amazing NYFW trip. You can always find me in a ‘New York State of Mind,’ because quite frankly, it’s in my blood. If you guys remember, this trip marked my first…

Miami Style Map: Saying Adieu to 2015!

The champagne is on ice and somewhere in Times Square, Ryan Seacrest is getting ready to count us down into the new year. Another year has come and gone, with its triumphs and tribulations, and we welcome 2016 like a fresh chapter in a crispy, new book! We take the lessons and experiences of 2015…

Miami Style Map: Gearing Up For a Miami Christmas

Hello dear Squeezers! Hope you are all doing swimmingly and gearing up for fun and merry festivities with friends and fam. I know a few of you (okay, more than a few) are still running around doing some last minute shopping..ahem, me included! Yet, despite the ‘down to the wire’ rush to get things done, nothing…

Rocco Report: Making Ourselves at Home at the NY Marriott Marquis

Standing tall and bright in the epicenter of the city- Times Square. There’s nothing like the holidays in New York. And there’s nothing like experiencing New York from its palpitating center of Times Square! A few weeks ago, we took our first trip back to the city since the birth of our son, Rocco Sebastian. Believe it or…