The Debonair Dame

Shoe fiend, love addict and devoted sisterfriend encouraging you to live a dope life one piece at a time.

"Everyone has inside of her a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!" – Anne Frank.

City Chic 2014 Swim + Resort Collection

City Chic Debuts 2014 Swim + Resort Collection

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Today plus size retailer City Chic Clothing released its 2014 Swim + Resort Collection lookbook. The collection features bold colors and sexy silhouettes with a retro vibe. The collection also feature various swim styles including a bikini which it has not done before. I can definitely see all of these pieces in rotation on a glamorous beach vacay, especially the kaftan. Many of the pieces can…

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Can’t tell a dame nothing when she has spray paint in her hand #DIY in progress

Can’t tell a dame nothing when she has spray paint in her hand #DIY in progress

Just be natural. Just be YOU

Just be natural. Just be YOU

Show us how you get #fit and be featured! Use the tag or @ us

Show us how you get #fit and be featured! Use the tag or @ us

Save More Money With These Tips

Save More Money With These Tips

Creative Ways to Save Money

Saving money is something that has been forced down our throats forever. Non-savers have been crucified by finance Nazis. What many of these advisers don’t realize is that most people want to save money. We know the benefits and would like to have the comfort of knowing we have money if we need it, but with increasing obligations and mediocre wages, it’s hard to stash cash away. Whether you are…

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Another Life Gone: Another Reason to Stand Up

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Eric Garner, John Crawford, Michael Brown, Marlene Pinnock: these are the names African-American victims of police brutality. All of these victims, except Marlene Pinnock who was beaten in the face by a California Highway Patrol officer, had their lives cut short by cowardly officers.

I could not sleep from watching and reading the coverage on the events unfolding in Ferguson, MO. My heart hurt…

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How to Handle a Life Crisis

Got a Crisis? Here’s a Few Tips To Push Through

How-To Handle Life Crisis

As women we are the caretakers, the homemakers, the chefs, the backbone, and the strength of our families. We are expected to bear the weight of the world on our shoulders. You may have broad shoulders but damn that’s a lot of weight. When a crisis happens we, the cleanup women, lose it. We become paralyzed by emotions and stress and do nothing. A life crisis is not the time to sit still. You…

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Always need an officetician handy

Always need an officetician handy