The Happenings of JosBrand

About Me   

Journalist by trade, storyteller by nature; I want to be one of life’s greatest communicators. Reality TV junkie, food and fitness lover; I love to dance when no one’s watching but if they are I still won’t run for cover. I enjoy turning the page of good a book, and I love to sing along to some of my favorite hooks.
Born in Indianapolis, but was bred for the Chi; just sharing my life and thoughts one post at a time. Views are my own.

#CBNCHAT: Beauty at its Best

Today I participated in the Chicago Blogger Network’s weekly #CBNCHAT. Today’s discussion was on everything beauty; from what are your favorite DIY products to which salon gives the best blowouts in Chicago?

This was my first time participating in a Twitter chat, and if it weren’t for Tweetchat.com, I probably wouldn’t have been able to keep up.

Here are some of my favorite tweets from today’s…

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— 2 weeks ago
#beauty  #CBNCHAT  #chicago blogger network  #chicago blogging  #tweetchat 
What Happen to Wedding Day Traditions?

What Happen to Wedding Day Traditions?

Call me a little old fashion, but I want the first time my husband sees me in a wedding gown to be when I walk down the aisle.

It doesn’t matter if it’s my first or third marriage, or if my second wedding was televised for millions to see; I want him to exhale at the look of how gorgeous I am in that white gown moments before we share our first kiss as husband and wife.

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— 3 weeks ago with 1 note
#anna wintour  #kanye west  #kim and kanye vogue cover  #kim kardashian  #kimye  #kimye vogue cover  #vogue 
One of Oprah’s Favorite Things, Becomes Her New Thing

One of Oprah’s Favorite Things, Becomes Her New Thing

A hit TV show for 25 plus years, a magazine, her own cable network and a school. What more could a girl ask for? Well, tea, and I don’t mean gossip.

Oprah announced today the collaboration with Starbucks and Teavanato create her own chai tea blend. Winfrey says she is a lover of spicy tea flavors, which is evident in the new blend. Its flavor embodies cinnamon, ginger, cardamom and cloves,…

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— 4 weeks ago with 1 note
#chai tea  #Oprah  #oprah favorite things  #starbucks  #teavana 

I was at work when I came across this video, and it gave me life. I love a man that loves Bey, and kills it. It gets even amazing around 5 minutes. 

— 1 month ago with 2 notes
#beyonce  #superfuit  #music  #pentatonix 
I’m so ready for the warm weather. However, my street did look pretty this morning.

I’m so ready for the warm weather. However, my street did look pretty this morning.

— 1 month ago
#chicago  #winter  #snow  #chicagowinter2014  #2014 winter