Angelica Monique

Fierce Fridays – Week Two

Welcome to another edition of Fierce Fridays on the blog! I got some really great feedback from last Friday’s post and I’m super excited that a lot of people are really enjoying this new series. • Shopping • In need of a new outfit? Torrid is currently offering an extra 50% off clearance items both in-store and online. You can also start using your Haute Cash codes …

One Year Later

It’s amazing how many things can change in the span of one year. Whether you think of it as one year, 12 months, 52 weeks or 365 days, every year seems to go faster than the last. The things you worried about and stressed out over last year probably seem pretty trivial now. The events that broke your heart 52 weeks ago have now faded and …

Welcome to Fierce Fridays!

Even though we’re only about a week into 2016, I’m trying really hard to stick to my new year resolutions. Some are harder to stick to than others, but I haven’t given up yet, which is definitely a win in my book. I’ve been planning a bunch of new things for the blog in 2016, since delivering better and more consistent content here was one …

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays!

This is our first year celebrating the holidays without my mother. We’ve all had her on our minds lately and I can still feel her presence around, especially when I’m surrounded by my family. It’s weird though, thinking about where we were this time last year, during our last Christmas with her. We knew at that time that she didn’t have much time left on …

Gift Guide 101: Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Here we are, only 2 days left until Christmas! If you’re anything like me, you’ve still got a list full of people that you don’t quite have gifts for yet. Don’t stress though, because you’re not the only one scrambling against time to find great last minute holiday gifts. Judging by how crazy and packed the malls are today, a good majority of people are …

Gift Guide 101: Holiday Gifts For Men

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, I’m going to be posting a 3-part holiday gift guide 101 for the men, the women and the best friends in your life. First up today, we’re going to be taking care of the brothers, fathers, boyfriends, husbands and any other important men in your life. Guys are some of the hardest people to shop for during the …

WCBC A Stylish Soiree Gift Basket Giveaway

It’s time for my first giveaway, yay! So I’ve paired up with an awesome handful of bloggers from The Windy City Blogger Collective to give away one of five different gift baskets this holiday season. This gift basket is titled “A Stylish Soiree” and it’s full of wonderful gifts to pamper your favorite hostess! Check out the links below and be sure to enter! Enter …

Cyber Monday 2015: Best Fashion & Beauty Deals

Thanks to retailers trying to grab more revenue from office workers who aren’t quite ready to return to a regular work week, we all benefit from another day full of online sales and limited-time deals. So, welcome to Cyber Monday 2015! It’s the perfect opportunity to browse more sales without leaving your bed, do more holiday shopping in your pajamas and snag a bunch few more items for yourself that you missed …

October Favorites

Wow guys, I can’t believe it’s already November! It feels like it was just yesterday I was pulling out all my sundresses and sandals out for the beginning of summer. After spending the majority of the year trying to pull myself together enough to commit to running this blog properly – not just half-assing it like I have been doing with a lot of things …

Last Minute Halloween Makeup Ideas

If you’re anything like me, you wait till the last possible minute to do everything. There’s just something about the time crunch and pressure that I really like, even though it makes things super stressful at times. Halloween is tomorrow and as per usual, I just started thinking about my costume yesterday. In an effort to help others like me who put off thinking about …