20/20 Vision in 2020

A New Year and decade is upon us. Are you ready to have 20/20 vision in 2020? Let’s be real for a second we are all currently writing down our new years resolutions, getting our New Years outfit together to hit the town all glitz and glammed up. I have many outfits I can put on to drink some bubbly and party hard until the clock strikes midnight. Thats what New ears is all about right?

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Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day. For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.” 2 Corinthians 4:16-17

Not quite in my eyes, A new year, a new beginning a new start or is it taking what you have learned from the previous year and applying it to the next. Or is it just another year to stay alive, to fight thorough, to turn goals and dreams into reality. Or is just another year to plan an extravagant vacations, to dine in the most lavish restaurants, hotels, to buy expensive purses watches or to snap many selfies and see how many like you can get on instagram and Facebook? Let’s just take a minute to truly reflect what a New Year means.

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To me its God promises and vision that he has for us individually. A new Year to praise him harder, to give thanks for the smaller things to be able to even take another breath and to eat your moms delicious sweet potato pie again. Okay okay maybe not the pie part. For a new year is actually just another day, because God renews us daily. Allow him, he will strengthen you, teach you, walk with you if you have that listening ear. He will give you that 20/20 vision to see things differently and all the blessings that he  in 2020 has and will bestow upon you. Don’t get me wrong see is not believing and believing is not seeing, we all know it’s truly hard sometimes but that’s the joy “to walk in darkness is to walk in the light with the lord!”

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I have had many visions and dreams, in 2020 I truly plan to execute some of my most wildest dreams God willing. What are some of your 2020 goals? here are a few of mine below:

  • Start a business
  • workout (I’ve said this so many times..but I truly plan on becoming more…fit?)
  • Stress and worry less
  • Be on fire for the lord
  • seriously get my blog off the ground (stop playing you know you are a boss)

Remember you don’t need glasses, or even eyes to see when you have God, he will always give you 20/20 vision to see! Happy New year Divas. May the lord bestow your wildest dreams on you this year. Love you all for the love and support!

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My simple lady in red outfit is prefect for this holiday season and this outfit was gifted from New York and Company. Yep totally and #ad and #sponsored. I couldn’t be more thankful to the New York and Company gifting it to me. Of course the entire outfit is from  the Eva Mendes Collection and my shoes are form JustFab! You should already know.. but if you don’t both store are having crazy sales. So head on over to grab the “end of the decades” prices!

 

xoxo Happy Fashion Divas


Get The Look:

Knit Blouse | Knit Ruffle Skirt | Shoes 1 (similar) | Shoes 2 (similar) | Lipstick (MAC)

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

Hey ladies, yes it’s been forever since I have written a blog. But why not come back the last month of the year. I am determined to finish it off with a blast!Whelp we are in full swing of the holiday season. If you follow me on Instagram I hinted that December is one of my favorite months. I will be sharing why and starting off my 12 days of holiday glam outfits this month as well.  So buckle up and hold on tight cause I plan to make this December a bang.

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Growing Up Without Christmas

Only my closes friends know that I absolutely love December because of Christmas. It’s not just the gifts, or the holiday cheer that gets me all in a frenzy, however there’s a deeper meaning behind it. I grew up muslim, not barely celebrating any holiday’s besides thanksgiving and my birthday only because my mom demanded my day to allow us too. However deep in my soul, I knew one day I would be Christian. When my parents officially spilt when I was in High school my mom asked what would you like to do. I said please take me to church, and that she did. We attended and soon became members of her childhood church Bethel A.M.E Methodist Church in San Diego California. I was soon baptized and even joined the youth choir. Please don’t ask me to sing as i really can’t but I definitely put on a solo concert for friends and family lol!! Anyways. I ventured down the new Christian path with my best-friend Vanessa. We both shared similar struggles going up as we held onto each other tight and allowed God to blossom through us!

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From there of course Christmas was filled with more than a meaning of just gifts but a true estimate of What God brought me through and who I was becoming. This may sound odd but the death of my parents marriage was the birth of my spiritual connection to God. I truly think my other for heeding to God’s voice and listening and knowing that she had to move in another direction in order to give her children a future.

The entire month of December brings me warm and fuzzy cheerful delight with my family and friends. Although my brothers and sisters all live in different states, that never stops us form talking just about everyday. The holiday season tends to bring us closer together as we share a special bond and cherish this month for it’s a different meaning of light for our family.

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What makes you most happy about this season? Do you and your family have any special traditions? I’ll share one of mine. Every year at midnight when the Clock strikes 12 and it is Christmas day, I get up bless the house and read the birth of Christ. We pray and may even sing a song a two. I actually started this tradition years ago and now has carried on with my husband! I am eager to hear what it is you all do?

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So let’s get into this first holiday look. This is definitely a little bit of old and new mixed together to create the perfect pop! Starting form head to toe. You all have seen this luxe green velvet blazer that comes from my favorite New years shopping place… cough cough Dillards of course. Pairing it with this fuzzy mixed with velvet bow with a bling broach adds the perfect touch for the top! No necklace needed! I purchased this sweater from Poshmark but it still available at Zara.  Who doesn’t like gold trousers. I do. I’ve been searching high and low for the perfect gold trousers and of course New York & Company came through. I topped this look off with a pair of patent black loafers or of course my matching green velvet heels.

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Get The Look

Pants: Skinny leg | Trouser fit

Blazer (Macy’s) | Blazer(Mango)

Fuzzy Sweater

Shoes: Loafers | Heels (similar)