bykStyle | From Work To WERK : 5 Looks That Are 9-5 Chic… And Beyond!

bykStyle | From Work To WERK : 5 Looks That Are 9-5 Chic… And Beyond!

Written by: Sol

Hey girl hey!

So if you haven’t realized it yet, it’s May 4th.

Other than an influx of N’Sync memes and “May the Fourth Be With You” posts that are floating around on the internet, it’s also the eve of one of the most widely recognized, ALWAYS fun, Mexican celebrations Cinco De Mayo! As if this holiday yielding drink specials, extended happy hours, festive dishes and sweet treats isn’t enough; this year, the holiday falls on a Friday… #DrinksForEveryone  Continue reading “bykStyle | From Work To WERK : 5 Looks That Are 9-5 Chic… And Beyond!”

Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!

Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!

Written by: Sol

Hey girl hey!

If you follow us on Facebook (which you TOTALLY should be!!), then you are probably already aware of the latest in my healthcare journey (Remember the video, “My Health Is A Hot Ass Mess!“??). If not, get ta following!! allow me to bring you up to speed:

In August 2015, I was initially diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, after going to the doctor for a routine check-up.  After sharing this with the world, I experienced a range of emotions from shock to rage to motivation to defeat.  After a few months of feeling like crap from pills and injectables, I took it upon myself to stop taking my meds and just “do me”. Fast forward to March 2017 – I returned to the doctor to the same diagnosis and even higher A1C AND blood pressure levels. I was placed back on my medicine of Metformin and a new pill, Invokan. I was also given an ultimatum by my doctor to show some change in my numbers by my next visit OR I would be back on my injectable meds. Continue reading “Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!”

Out & About | The Power Plus Weekend + 3 Networking Tips For Every Event

Out & About | The Power Plus Weekend + 3 Networking Tips For Every Event

Written by: Sol

You know what I love? To be in an atmosphere where Girl magic, joy and power are ever present and sisterhood reigns high and supreme! In true fashion, this was the vibe all weekend long at The Power Plus Weekend!  Continue reading “Out & About | The Power Plus Weekend + 3 Networking Tips For Every Event”