A Little Breast Cancer 101

Editor’s Note: All information in this post is from The Susan G. Komen for the Cure web site. I am not a doctor, I am only passing on information from a credible site. Please seek a medical professional if you have any questions or concerns. According to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure web site, Breast cancer is a type of cancer where cells in the breast divide and grow without normal control. Between 50…


Celebrating Latina Magazine’s 15th Anniversary

I can’t believe I’ve been blogging for 3 years now. It really seems just like yesterday. Back then, I would have never imagined to be where I am today. I’m not at all on blogger celebrity status. In fact, probably not even close. LOL. But, I do love what I do and what I get to experience. I consider myself very blessed. Last week,  I was invited to attend Latina Magazine’s 15th anniversary party by…

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Style Trend: Pleats

What do we know about pleats? We know it’s defined as a “type of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and securing it in place.” But, did you know there are 11 types of pleats? I didn’t either! All I do know, is that when I went shopping the other day, I saw a lot of pleated pieces. Oh, and I’m not a big fan of ironing pleats. Too tedious! But, I do…

Win a Cacique Passion Lace ‘Pink Candy’ Bra (Closed)

I love that the color pink represents the fight against breast cancer. When I look at it, I see it as a brave, courageous, and strong color. That’s why all this month, I’m going to be giving away something pink each week. This week Lane Bryant wants to give away two of their new Cacique Passion Lace full coverage bras in the color ‘Pink Candy’ in sizes 38D and 42D. Our luxurious passion lace full coverage…

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Shop Forever 21 for Breast Cancer Awareness

As part of Curves and Chaos going “PINK” for Breast Cancer Awareness month, I’m going to featuring brands and events that benefit the cause. I actually got the email from Forever 21 last week about their support for the fight against breast cancer. They have a special Pink is Courage collection,  they will donate 10% of each item sold from that collection to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure. I went in on Friday…


Hope, Strength & Faith

Curves and Chaos is going pink in October, all to support Breast Cancer Awareness month. I hope to honor the memory of my aunt and all of those affected by this horrible disease. I have a lot planned throughout the entire month. You’ll learn essential health information and tips, what you can do to help, and how you can support the fashion brands out there that are helping the cause themselves. I’ll even have a…


Beauty Buzz: TRESemme Fresh Start Dry Shampoo

This post brought to you by TRESemmé. All opinions are 100% mine. The alarm goes off. You hit snooze. Alarm goes off again. It’s one of “those” mornings. You know, the kind where  you don’t want to get up and out of bed. You just want 30 more minutes of sleep. Don’t get me started on how long it takes to style our hair! If you feel like skipping a day of shampooing, then you might…


ASOS Curve’s Little Black Dress Love Affair

If you take a second to visit the ASOS Curve web site, you’ll notice the 19 LBD’s they are currently selling. I know we all love a little black dress and they’re definitely offering your lots of options here. I’m not even sure which one I’d pick. Although, the one with the white corsage really sticks out. It’s so chic! It’s like LBD heaven up in here!!


Introducing REAL by MYHABIT, A New Shopping Experience

Everyone’s favorite “go to” shopping site, has created MYHABIT. It’s one of the latest “membership-only” fashion sale sites. And they just recently launched REAL by MYHABIT. It’s a series of online sale events offering women, sizes 14-24, the best designer and contemporary brands at up to 60% off. The sales will last up to 4 days, unless they sell out (which can happen!). Today’s sales include dresses from Taylor Dress, denim from CJ by…

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Love 3.1 Phillip Lim bags? Win a $100 Shopbop gift card and go shopping!

What is it that makes you swoon over a hand bag? Is it the material? Is it the hardware? Oris it the designer? I like to say it’s all of the above. And there’s no better place to find your favorite new bag than at Not only will  you find designers like Zambos and Siega, but you’ll also find Le Sportsac and 3.1 Phillip Lim bags. Yeah, this is a shopping site you really…


Shoe Fever: Velvet Heels

Why do I always find shoes I can’t have. It’s like we were meant to be together, but it just isn’t going to happen. Isn’t this always the story of my shoe life. Today, I’m lusting after velvet heels. It all started when I saw the Rosa Velvet Heel by Juicy Couture ($225) in the color Cobblestone (right).


Celebrate Fall with MICHAEL Michael Kors

Yay! It’s the first day of fall and I can’t wait for the weather to change. I’m already thinking about cold weather accessories! Go ahead and blame it on the new Bloomingdales catalog. I saw this yummy-licious MICHAEL Michael Kors Twist Neck Warmer that is definitely on my shopping list. I know it’s L.A. and it doesn’t get that cold, but it doesn’t hurt to be fashionably prepared. LOL. Me and my excuses to shop! Here…