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Toya’s Diary Archive

Thursday

22

May 2014

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The Myth of the Fashion Blogger

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The myth of the fashion blogger is real! There is a rumor going around on social media that fashion bloggers don’t like to repeat their clothing.  So instead they go out and buy clothes, only to leave the price tags on, photograph them and bring them back to the store. Well I hope this is […]

Tuesday

20

May 2014

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I Don’t Understand Men

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Why is it that when you are in a relationship every Tom, Dick and Harry try to holler at you? But when you are single, ain’t nobody trying to look your way.  I was ‘chosen’ several times while walking to the subway this morning on my way to work. I was complete man magnet. Meanwhile, […]

Sunday

11

May 2014

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Wednesday

9

April 2014

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Out On a School Night

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Last Thursday night I was invited to a grand opening of a club here in NYC. Aside from the occasional after work affairs, I don’t usually go out on week nights. And I especially don’t go out to clubs.  I was initially going to decline the invitation but one of my close friends was in […]

Thursday

3

April 2014

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We Did It First

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I’m sure by now you have heard about #BlackTwitter coming for Marie Claire magazine because of a tweet they sent that basically implied that Kendall Jenner took the braids you get on a Caribbean vacation for $2 a plait to an ‘epic’ level. *sigh* It’s so hard not to be annoyed by mainstream media’s disregard […]

Tuesday

1

April 2014

3

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Straight Hair Don’t Care

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In case you didn’t notice from my pictures, I got my hair trimmed and straightened. It’s been long overdue. I know the experts say to get your hair trimmed every 3 to 4 months, but I prefer to go every 6 months. It’s just my thing. I think the length between trims vary from person […]

Sunday

2

March 2014

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Ashanti Is Back! I Mean, Really Back

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When Ashanti came out in with “Foolish” in 2002, I immediately became a fan. The video that starred Terrence Howard made me love the song even more. At the time, Terrence had just starred in The Best Man, so he was a recognizable face after have just seeing the movie. This was way before the […]