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Becoming Spiritual

These past 5 months, I have weirdly been growing this relationship with God — genuinely (without anyone forcing me to) and it sure as hell feels good. I went to a church that a friend invited me to — without knowing that was the day that my outlook on Christianity would change. On this particular […]

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Style | Travel

Traveling: Guide for Beginners

I’m not an expert on traveling by any means — but traveling is something that is apart of my life. With this post I wanted to list my Top 5 “must-knows” when it comes to traveling. This is for my non-travelers and beginning travelers.   (Cartagena, Colombia)   Transportation: Never limit yourself when it comes […]

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Music

Music Mon-dayz: Mellow Me Down

  I have decided to add another cool weekly post to my blog! I admire music and music gets me through every single step in my life. Truth is, I believe that music is what makes me who I am today (amongst other things). I hope music makes a powerful impact on your life as […]

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Style

Apparel Mart: Matisse + Garner Style

I had an opportunity to attend an event at America’s Mart. This event was hosted by Influencer Chastity Garner of Garner Style¬†and showcased the shoe brand: Matisse.¬†This was my first time being introduced to this brand and I must say… I am a fan.     If you are unfamiliar with Chastity Garner from Garner […]

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Friday Favorites | Style

Friday Favorites: Straw Bags

TGIF! Whenever Friday rolls around, it always seems so refreshing. A very popular trend: straw bags, has been taking over the market. I specifically admire straw bags because they are available to you in numerous shapes and sizes. The best part. is that you can wear straw bags with any outfit — just grab it […]

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Style | Travel

The Ultimate Guide to Miami – Weekend Edition

Turning 25 years old AND celebrating 1 officially birthday year for ToastedLeather, I knew that I had to make this a celebration. Never have I ever thought that Miami would be the place chosen. Need help planning a quick get-a-way trip to Miami? No worries, I gotcha covered. I’ve listed cool places to visit and […]

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DIY | Style

Faux Fur Bum Bag

Winter is coming to an end and what better way than to share a DIY project I recently created: a faux fur bum bag. I know what many of you are thinking, “who still wear those?” I do… and you should too. Let me tell you why!     Since the year began, i’ve began […]

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NYFW | Style

NYFW Day 5: Matte Brand x Glossier x Elaine Welteroth

Day 5 NYFW: Matte Brand x Glossier x Elaine Welteroth As of today, unfortunately I realized when I am in another territory (even if I am with someone), I get socially awkward. Back home in Atlanta, its a bit easier for me to approach people, start a conversation and exchange contact information. (Disclaimer: The quote […]

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NYFW | Style

NYFW Day 4: Vivi Zubedi x CHOCHENG

It is Day 4 of NYFW and I am ready for this raining weather to conclude. Today, I planned to only attend 2 shows — Vivi Zubedi and CHOCHENG! Must I say, they were amazing! For today’s outfit, due to the rainy weather, I decided to go for a more relaxed feel. I wore an […]

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