Author: Brittani

Money, Organization

How To Control Crazy Spending With More Time On Your Hands

A photo of an organized desk with text overlay that reads "My Chic Money Journal. July 2020, A B Chic Blog Series"

How the Spending Evolved Since the quarantine has started, I’ve found myself online shopping more frequently, building poor spending habits. I know that it’s a byproduct of me not having the luxury to just go out and shop but I think it is also something deeper than that. Not only have I carved out more …

Lifestyle, Video

B Chic Is On YouTube!

So this has come with much contemplation, but not much launching effort. I finally launched the new YouTube channel for my brand! Not only do I want to expand my reach and skillset, but I know it’ll be helpful to share more of me with you all. I went from the blog (written word), the …

Lifestyle

An Open Letter From A Black Female Blogger

How I Handled The Blow-Up It was difficult for me to find the words for this post, but I knew it was needed. As a black, female content creator, I had to address the state of America’s social injustices. With our black community fighting two pandemics, I had to make a choice. I put my …

Lifestyle

Re-Committing to Healthy Living From Home

The catalyst to my healthy lifestyle change December 2019, I was convinced to sign up for a new gym membership weeks before the Christmas holiday. I figured if I resolved to commit to a healthy lifestyle before the new year it would stick! Kind of silly knowing that all my traveling, parties, and other festivities …

Lifestyle, Podcast

Season 2 Finale: Finding Our New Normal

Welcome to the Finale Hey friends! Welcome to the season two finale! I can’t believe that it’s been 10 episodes already, but somehow we stuck it out this year. It has been a whirlwind between personal changes and the pandemic that took over 2020 for the time being. I almost didn’t publish anything for this …

Lifestyle, Podcast, Professional

Getting into Real Estate: My Newbie Experience

Today, everyone seems to need a side hustle to either fulfill a passion or fill the gap with income. I think with the pandemic, it’s become evident that diversifying your income is important. When pay in one area has slipped, other streams of revenue can pick up the slack. One of mine happens to be …

Lifestyle, Podcast

Wedding Planning In A Crisis

I have quite a few friends who are engaged and likely planning a 2020 or early 2021 wedding. I know nerves and anxiety are high, so I thought I’d share some advice and encouragement to get through this time.  Prerequisite: My Background I have been unofficially planning events since I can remember. I started real …

Lifestyle, Podcast

Check In! Life Back on Track

Today I want to check in with you all to see how you are doing. Are you okay? Are you holding up? For me, I am in week 7 working from home and unfortunately, I’m getting used to it! Being an extrovert, I never thought that I’d be able to work from home and not …

Lifestyle, Podcast

#WFH

This week’s podcast episode jumpstarts our new format as we walk down through the courtyard of our old schools as we Work from Home. That’s right, we’re taking a walk down memory lane with a fresh twist. Today’s topics packaged in yesterday’s college terminology. Welcome to the B Chic University podcast, class is in session. …

Lifestyle, Podcast

2020 Is Not Cancelled

Let me tell you something, Big Rona thought we were out for the count, but we are not! The quarantine started out pretty rough, but I think I’ve found my stride. I’m not a fan of the minimal personal interactions and having to wear a mask when I step outside, but it’s a small price …