Beautiful Blogger Award.

Thank you so much, Ashley, for nominating me for the Beautiful Blogger Award; it’s my first nomination and I couldn’t be more excited! I really do love how caring and loving the blogging community can be – I have met so many amazingly beautiful gals through blogging. I’m so happy I decided to commit!

Ashley’s blog ranges from beauty to fashion to all things lifestyle, and she is the cutest thing ever. She is also a mama, like me, which gives her extra cool points in my book! Her blog is definitely one of my favorites, check her out here: Vivacious Lifestylin’.

The rules are really simple: The first thing you do is thank the person who nominated you. Second, you have to write 7 facts about yourself. They can be whatever your heart wants them to be, so have fun! Finally, you just have to nominate 5-10 beautiful bloggers that you love reading, and keep the tradition goin’!

Here are my 7 Facts: 

  •  I am a proud mama to a 15 month old baby girl. She’s Puerto Rican, Black, and Mexican & there is no doubt that she is best friend. My bestest best friend.
Independence Day. 2015.
  •   My boyfriend and I started dating because I asked him to be my prom date our senior year of High School. We’re going to make 5 years on the 26th of this month and I couldn’t be happier.
#tbt to 2012.
  • I have always been fashion obsessed. When I was a little girl, I would always be fascinated with my mama’s shoe collection. I remember these one pair of boots she had that had this beautiful, intricate design sewed on to it – I swear that was the moment my love for shoes came to be what it is today. As I got older and started reading magazines, I started ripping them up and taping my favorite outfits, editorials, and models onto my wall. I managed to get an entire wall covered – I was very proud of that wall.
Forever a shoe gal.
  • I was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. But I would love to live in California, Colorado, Florida and some parts of Europe, at some point in my life.
  • I don’t like to admit it, but I’m a huge procrastinator! I try to keep my life organized through planners and making lists on my IPad.  It does help.
  • I’ve dealt with depression for a huge chunk of my life. A few years back, I made it a goal to take care of myself to ensure that I will be happy everyday, no matter what my circumstances are. I can honestly count the amount if times, on one hand, of all the bad days I’ve had so far this year.
Sunshine on Earth.
  • I have androgenic alopecia which is a genetic disease that causes hair loss. I started noticing it my senior year of high school, and it has only gotten worse since then. It got progressively worse after having my daughter. It’s my biggest insecurity but I am excited to announce that I will be shaving bald at the end of the year. The thought of being bald makes me extremely happy and I am blessed to have a partner who fully supports my decision. I am grateful for this flaw, though, because I have learned to appreciate the different forms of beauty. Beauty comes in all shapes, sizes and forms, and it is good to accept & appreciate them all.

I am excited to become the change I wish to see in the world. Bald & Beautiful.*

*I will be filming my experience of shaving bald and will also be sharing it both on YouTube and WordPress. I want to document my reactions before, during and after for both myself – it would be great to watch this experience a few years from now – but also for other women in the world who deal with alopecia. It’s something that not many people know about, and I want to share it.


My Nominees:






Thank you so much for reading!

Happy Weekend. ❤

GC xo

7 thoughts on “Beautiful Blogger Award.”

  1. I learned even more exciting things about you.I loved the fact that you asked him out to prom and not the other way around #girlboss.Again you are one of the biggest inspirations in my life (other than my mom) and I’m so happy of your growth in the short time that I met you.You are super girl to me since my mom took the title of superwoman 😛 Thanks for nominating me can’t wait to write my post!

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    1. #girlboss. That made me smile so much Melody. We are both girl bosses. I was inspired by you the moment I met you. I admire your ambition! I’m so glad you think of me as a super girl, that means a lot to me. I know for a fact that you’re mama is a super woman. ❤ I cannot wait for you to do this post. I love learning more about people! Love you so much, beautiful. I hope you had an amazing weekend. :*

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  2. Whee, thanks for nominating me ^_^ ❤ (will take me some time until i can do it though, scheduled stuff *lol*)

    I really adore reading through stuff like this, getting to know people I follow and learn about new blogs. BTW, if you ever need a place in Germany to stay at for a vacation, let me know 🙂
    and definitely will be here to follow that bald-journey, I am sure it will suit you really well!

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      1. And I am totally going to hold you to that! If I ever visit Germany, no. WHEN I do visit Germany, I would love to meet you! 🙂 Thank you, as always. I can never thank you enough I feel like. Take your time, I know how the scheduling thing goes. I do the same!

        Happy Wednesday, beautiful. ❤


  3. I loved your post. I’m so late in reading it. I look forward to reading more about your journey this upcoming year. Have a great Monday. Sending my love. ✌️💗


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