Hi, I’m Cassandra, Photographer, Writer & Lover of Stylish Things
World's coolest aunt (so I've been told). I'm all about personal growth and living a healthy lifestyle that prioritizes self-care and mental wellness. I want to embrace aging with swagger (and less gray hair), living life more mindfully and filled with an abundance of gratitude.
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5 Reasons to Try a Meal Kit Subscription Service
I’ve been spending more time in the kitchen as of late and let me tell you, I’m feeling pretty impressed with myself thanks to a meal kit delivery service. I used to cook more often but what with the hot … Continue reading
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Book Lovers: Guess What’s in the Sweet Reads Box for August
Look inside the Sweet Reads Box August book subscription. Continue reading
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For the Book Lovers – Sweet Reads is Here!
Sweet Reads Box – July Box Have you ever tried a subscription service for books before? Well, I hadn’t until now. I’m excited to do a paid partnership with Sweet Reads Box. I wanted to collaborate because: (1) If you … Continue reading
7 Tips for Organizing Your Space More Mindfully
Getting your space organized with intention It’s been just over a year of life in pandemic lockdown and I don’t know about you, but finding the motivation to do anything has been, well, rough. So, what does one do when … Continue reading
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12 Simple Tips to Help You Go Plastic-Free at Home
Yikes! I just realized how many plastics I use as part of my everyday It’s Wash Day. No, I’m not talking about laundry. I’m talking about washing my hair. I’m a Black woman and washing my natural hair can sometimes … Continue reading
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5 Ways House Plants Can Make You Feel Good
Deciding to Become a Plant Mom Again Plants have somehow shown up at various stages of my life. As a kid, I remember my mom had a three-tier glass stand that housed different plants. As a student, one of the … Continue reading
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