Who is Simply Windy?

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! What is it that fuels each and every one of us in this world? For me, it is being happy while being a beauty on a budget. Since I started my Youtube channel – Simply Windy back in 2015, I have found such a sense of fulfillment in my own life….

The Road to Recovery from a C-Section

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! Would you believe me if I still said I can’t believe I’m a mom? Do all new moms feel like that? Well for me, sometimes it still feels surreal that I am a mom and that one day before I know it my little munchkin will be walking around…

My Favorite Things | Winter Coats

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! Welcome to Winter 2020! Every year I complain about the cold here in New York. However, this year I’m not complaining as much because I am actually prepared. One thing I did during my maternity leave was SHOP…lol Those late-night pump/feed sessions definitely turned me into a shopaholic. So,…

#SelfCareSunday Volume 5

“Self-care is giving the world the best of you, instead of what’s left of you.” – Katie Reed ‘Self-care’ – we’ve been hearing this term for a long time. But what is self-care? Why do we need to practice self-care? Self-care is basically “me time”. It allows us to stay focused on our own individual…

Getting To The Money

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! Is it just me or is January moving a little faster than normal?? In my first post of the year (New Decade|New Year|#2020 Vision) I stated that I wanted to start a money savings challenge and the challenge I choose was the 52-week savings. Well I’m pleased to say…

Maternity Leave is Over…Now What??

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! It’s been 3 of the happiest, scariest, filled with lots of laughter and cries months of my life. I still can not believe I’m a mom! Maternity leave is over and I’m returning back to the 9-5 life. Let’s talk about maternity leave in New York for a bit….

The 4th Trimester | Adjusting to New Life

My pride and joy is finally here. I’m officially a mother. What will life look like now?? OMG…I’m really responsible for another human being?? These are just some of the thoughts I have been thinking since bringing Izzy home. It has been three months since Izzy’s arrival into this world which has been such a…

#SelfCareSunday Volume 4

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! This year I’m bringing back my Self Care Sunday segments sharing with you all what I’m currently doing to keeping my soul happy. If you read my last post, I shared how I’ll be leaning on faith more this year. One of the ways I’ve been doing that is…

New Decade | New Year | #2020 Vision

Hey Y’all Hey! Kijan ou Ye! Happy New Year! What are you excited about for 2020? Are you making any changes in your life? 2019 brought on the biggest change in my life as I welcomed my precious newborn. It was also an emotional roller coaster ride for me. Quite a few people really showed…

He’s Here! Welcome My Baby Boy!

Allow me to introduce to you my beautiful baby boy Israel Caden aka Izzy born October 2nd at 2:59am by complete surprise at 4lbs 8oz and 18in long. Let’s give you all a back story. My due date was October 25th, so I delivered Izzy 3 weeks early. On October 1st, I went to my…

Dressing the bump

Let’s be honest…this pregnancy was not planned at all! I had so many plans for this year, especially for the summer. I was looking forward to having a hot girl summer but obviously God had different plans for me. When I found out I was pregnant, I was trying to figure out how I can…