It’s All About Dad

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Written By Michael Lane

Summer Men's Wear Navy Blazer Pink Short
Photo By: Hunter Armistead

One thing I noticed is that people usually go all out for Mother’s Day.  They plan months in advance, relatives come from out of town, thoughtful cards are given, but for some reason that’s not the case for Father’s Day.  When it’s time for Father’s Day it usually includes last minute shopping and terrible gifts.  Being a father, and a son who gets dope Father’s Day gifts for my dad, I’m very well-qualified to help you decide what you should get your father, if you still haven’t figured it out. And I have provided a couple Father’s Day gift ideas that are sure to be a hit.

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Why Not to Skimp Out on Cost When Selecting a Hotel


Cook Hall Restaurant W Dallas Victory Hotel Entrance

Hotel Accommodations That Inspire

Although there are tons of ways to save money when traveling, trips can still be super expensive. And when looking to cut cost, the caliber of the hotel may be one of the first things to go. Who’s planning to spend that much time at the hotel anyway, right? But before you go off compromising the quality of your hotel accommodations to preserve cost, I’d like to tell you why the quality of your hotel should be one of the last things to cut.

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Five Reasons to Celebrate Mom

For All the Moms and People Who Love Them

5 reasons to celebrate moms

Being a mom is one of the most difficult jobs out there, and it’s a job that NEVER stops. No matter how old you are, you know you can always depend on mom. Whether it’s a biological mom, stepmom, grand-mom, or mother figure, this applies to the mother in your life. In honor of mother’s day, and because it’s often times a thankless job, my sis and I are giving five reasons to celebrate moms.

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Designer Talk

Malaka and Margaret Roberts, Creator of Minxx.

Chat with Minxx Designer Margaret Roberts

Have you ever wanted to sit and chat with a designer? Well, during Nashville Fashion Week, I attended the Minxx leggings trunk show and had a chance to chat with designer Margaret Roberts, the owner and designer of the luxury leggings collection. Continue reading “Designer Talk”

The Elegant Ladies Fashion Show

The Elegant Ladies Fashion Show

‘Spring Into Fashion’ Fashion Show 


Nashville Fashion season has come and gone, but (although a little delayed) I’m following up with my thoughts on all the events I attended, including the Elegant Ladies Fashion Show. It was the 5th Annual ‘Spring Into Fashion’ Fashion Show for the Elegant Ladies, and it took place on April 1. The show featured ten designers who together showcased looks that ranged across the spectrum from formal to casual. While there were so many amazing looks, I somehow managed to narrow down all the runway looks to my top ten favorite.

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Feature Friday: Women’s Health Blogger Nurse Karin


Karin, Creator of Women’s Health Blog ‘Nurse Karin’

We’re rounding out the month of March, but continuing the celebration of Women’s History Month, today’s Feature Friday is Nurse Karin. She’s incredibly knowledgeable in the area of women’s health, and she also happens to be a stylista, mommy, and blogger.  I thought a chat with her would be the perfect ending to Women’s History Month, and I hope you think so too. 

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Draper James Birchbox Event – Snapchat Takeover


Draper James Nashville Blogged

I did my first snapchat takeover, and it happened to be for Draper James’ Birchbox event! Ummm, yes! If you’re not familiar, Draper is a clothing retailer (owned by Reese Witherspoon), and BB provides a beauty subscription service. The two businesses teamed up to celebrate Women’s History Month, and I was thrilled Draper James asked me to be a part of it. In case you missed it, I’ve recapped the deets.