Over the week, I posted a poll on my instagram story on which grocery store you liked better, Whole Foods or Trader Joe’s.
Hello friends! Call TMZ the rumors are true, THE FASHIONISTA IS DEAD. That bishhh had to go…just kidding!! Her love for blogging and writing are still here, but she needed a makeover. Welcome to “Cafecito in Chicago”, my new blog that’s about anything and everything. Lifestyle, fashion, wellness, fitness, college, welcome to all sides of… Continue reading New Blog, Who Dis?
I thrive off of being busy, it keeps me from lounging in bed all day, so I get to feel my best and most productive. I often fill my schedule with sweat seshes, work, CHAARG, coffee dates, and the occasional spontaneous adventure. As you can see I try to spend very little time at home,… Continue reading Radiating Self Love: My Self Care Rountine
On July 16th, 2017, I ran my first half marathon; a long road of hard work leading to a 13.1 mile run around the beautiful city of Chicago. (since then I’ve been on a runners high leaving me wanting more. Before I decided to take this journey I could barely run two miles, it was… Continue reading 13.1 Miles Later: 5 Things I Learned from Training for a Half Marathon
Hi friends, I will be the first to admit, I probably spend way too much time on Facebook [I’m working on it, but its really hard when your mom is writing on your wall three times a day and your best friend is tagging you in all the wine memes]. But if your internet browser… Continue reading Review: Girlfriend Collective Leggings
It was an early morning when I was scrolling through the CHAARG blog and stumbled upon a post written about Elisabeth Tavierne running the Chicago Marathon. In that moment, I decided I WANT TO RUN A MARATHON. Running definitely wasn’t my favorite workout but something in me wanted to run a race. Mind you, I… Continue reading I’m Not to I Am
A few weekends ago, a friend and I decided to pack our chanxs and take a post-birthday trip to my hometown of Miami, Florida. Even though the weather was finally warm in Chicago, I was excited to go home for the weekend to drink strong coffee, eat my weight in Cuban bread, and of course,… Continue reading 305 ’til I Die: A weekend in Miami
Today I am officially 21 years old. To say the least, 20 was rough. It brought anxiety, heartbreak, doubt, but it also brought self-love, friendships, adventure, and opportunity. To kick-off my 21st year on this planet, I wanted to reflect on the 21 things I am most grateful for. The light that shines through my apartment every… Continue reading 21 and Grateful.
First and foremost, Happy 2017! I wish nothing but the best to each person reading and hope you exceed in every resolution and intention you have set. A common resolution is to stay more organized with school and work and being able to balance it all. As a college student, I have struggled with staying… Continue reading Passion for Planning: How I Stay Organized with My Passion Planner
*Cue the Eminem* "Guess who's back, back again..." After a very long rut, I'm back with a new approach and direction. Having time to settle in Chicago and explore the past few months has inspired and motivated me to come back and blog again. This blog will still be about my beauty favorites and fashion, but I… Continue reading The Return of the Fashionista