Life + Style: Somewhere Between Going for Mine and Practicing Patience

Monday, March 25, 2019 · No Comments

 

 

Don’t rush it ! I’ve literally been thinking about those three words for about a month. That’s when I got my first taste of spring. It had finally stopped raining. The temperatures jumped to the 70s. Two days later it was freezing again. My friend told me , stop trying to rush spring. She was right, it will happen when God gives Mother Nature the cue. And, it happened! Finally, it’s spring! Continue Reading »

Life+Style: Strong Support Systems and Why it’s Okay to Ask for Help

Monday, February 25, 2019 · No Comments
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I’m a working woman balancing my career, my blog, friendships and a relationship. It’s hard for a woman who’s trying to have it all, but you don’t have to do it alone.I learned a while ago that’s it’s okay to ask for help while working towards success. I’ve stayed on track because of my support system. If you’re a person who doesn’t want to ask for help or let anyone in to your space, let me tell you why you should reconsider. Continue Reading »

Life+Style: Three Tips to Help You Win The Week in Style

Monday, February 18, 2019 · No Comments

Monday mornings are probably the most hated moment of the week. We spend the entire weekend living our best life and boom, Monday rolls around. We feel like Cinderella when the clock struck 12.

We act as if Monday just came out of no where, when it fact it happens every week, whether we’re prepared or not.

I’ve been there too many times to count. But I’m working on getting my life in order. I’m really trying to live my best life, even on a Monday morning.

If you’re with me, try these three tips to help you win the week! Continue Reading »

Life + Style: Allow Me to Reintroduce Myself

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 · No Comments

 

New year, new month, and an evolving me! I thought this week would be the perfect time to get many of you who are the new to Ooh La La an opportunity to learn more about me, the woman behind the blog.

For others who have supported Ooh La La for years, thank you! And this is our time to get reacquainted. A lot has changed since I started this blog many moons ago. Continue Reading »

Life + Style: New Year, Slightly Different Me

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 · No Comments

 

Happy New Year!

Thank goodness for second chances. After completely failing during the first full week of the year, I’m back at it. Alabama lost the National Championship Football game, I became so sick my body was weak, and it was a complete struggle at work. Not this week. I’m starting fresh. The goals and plans I was ready to put in motion last week, I’m giving it a go this week.

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Life + Style: Stop Apologizing for Your Greatness

Thursday, September 27, 2018 · No Comments

How many times this week have you apologized? Just think about it. I bet it’s a lot or more than you realized. As women we apologize too much. We apologize for really small things like being too busy to attend a friend’s gathering and we apologize for big things, like our greatness. That’s major. We are constantly dimming our light, with the goal to not shine too bright and make someone else uncomfortable. That has to stop. Continue Reading »

Life + Style: Chapter 34 , A Year of Growth and Grace

Thursday, June 21, 2018 · No Comments

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It’s JDay! It’s my birthday,an opportunity to reflect on the past year of my life and repair anything that needs a little TLC, in order to make this year of life, my best. Continue Reading »

Life + Style: Topgolf Charlotte- What I Wore and What I Ate, PLUS, Kimonos are Undefeated Again

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 · No Comments

 

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Spring? Any day, now! Seriously, we’ve been experiencing the longest winter ever and I’m O.V.E.R. it. The gloomy Saturday this past weekend, reminded me of the good time I had under some very cloudy skies in Charlotte, while visiting my baby brother. I figured this was the perfect time to give you all a rundown on the rest of my visit since my past weekend wasn’t as eventful. Continue Reading »