25 Jan 2013

Simply Beautiful

It was a lovely week. Got the hair did, listened to Mara Hruby’s beautiful sounds and nothing special but… became the NFC CHAMPS! Next week…off to da 808.  Shaka! New hair don’t care.Something I NEVER do, share my precious secrets.The only one I trust my hair with…THANK YOU LILY! Tell

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15 Jan 2013

BLACK ROSES NYC

If you follow me on Twitter or Instagram, you know I’ve been running. A lot. It started as a simpler 9-miler after I finished the “Insanity” program just to prove to myself that I could do it. And somehow progressed into a half-marathon through Central Park, down the Westside Highway

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09 Jan 2013

Snippets

My last two posts were short and sweet due to the holidays. But that also means I’ve got myself a nice little compilation of happenings from the past couple weeks. Apparently staycay does not equal R&R.  Don’t get me wrong…I’m not complaining in the least. All signs of the year

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11 Dec 2012

Queens Holiday 2012 Lookbook

I’ve been amazed at what Queens has achieved so far: Local to Vancouver, but getting love from around the world. Their Holiday 2012 lookbook features one amazing item: The “Made you Look” Varsity, set to drop this weekend, Saturday, Dec. 15.  Can’t wait! Official Site | Crownthequeens.com      

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11 Dec 2012

NAPA, CA

Immediately following the U.S. Grand Prix, I headed west to Northern California for some much needed R&R. Mama Shen’s birthday aside, the last time I requested two days off was back in May for a friend’s wedding in Cabo, so a “vacation” has been long overdue. Unfortunately the weather god’s

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15 Nov 2012

@EMMULATE: Instant Gratification

Like everyone else and their hip-iphone-toting mother, I got bit by the Instagram bug. And hard. I love the incredible ease of micro-blogging: it doesn’t require the photo editing process blogging requires (my nemesis in life) and is like Tumblr, but for super dummies with extreme ADD. Thank goodness for

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22 Oct 2012

Nike & Never Not Running

Nike hosted the 8th annual Nike Women’s Marathon in San Francisco two weekends ago, where over 25,000 women conquered the hills to commemorate the 28th anniversary of Joan Benoit Samuelson’s historic gold-medal in the first women’s marathon at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles. Since it’s inception, the program has

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17 Oct 2012

Queens is back, New collection for Fall 12′

Queens from Vancouver, BC kicks another season off with a whole new collection for Fall 12’! Emmalyn Estrada as their muse, I love that these gals have been doing things so consistently. Adding more new merchandise at the shop, they have definitely been up to somethin’! Peep their website for

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