good reads:good greens

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” – Charles William Eliot I finally got back into the reading groove after months so I’ve decided to share some books that I read over the course of both semesters of…

start where you are

“In the darkest times hope is something you give yourself, that is the meaning of inner strength!” – Uncle Iroh In the spirit of making new beginnings, I decided to create an Instagram solely for this blog so please go follow me look out for some new posts, projects & ideas! Chloé’s Corouches ✨ I…

18 things I learned, lost and loved at 18.

It’s my birthday! Yes I am a Christmas Eve baby, no I do not get twice the presents, I don’t get any actually! Just joking, no I’m not. I heard for years about how 18 is the year of finding yourself blah blah blah. Welp, I must say, no matter how hard I tried not…

hair hair HAIR

This is the post I hope you’ve been waiting on. I finally have a little time to write it, so here it is. about my hair  I have been natural for all my life, I went through the heat damage phase, I grew my hair out from that damage and this is the result. I…

i am here now.

SO, I’m back again.. I know I said I’d be giving it to you in short bursts over this month, I slacked a lil bit but I’m making up for it. I got a new book! And I am so extremely excited to share it with you. I got it from Amazon of course. I…

the how to guide for homesickness

spoiler: there is none. lol just wasted your time, bye. (Please don’t leave). So if you read my previous posts  you probably realize I’ve been moping a little about being homesick… Well little is an understatement. I won’t expound on my sleepless/bawling nights because life goes on and you don’t want to know about that….

hello, this is Chloé-Ana

aand this is an open letter to all breakers of hearts, promises and those not willing to try. did I mention motivation leeches? If you are offended by this letter then this is especially for you. #sorrynotsorry Why do you use me? Abuse me? Act like you can pursue me? Isn’t there something better to…

why you cryin’?

because… sometimes life is just like “oh you thought you were going good? lemme give you some more stress, lemme see if you can do this.” but here I am right? Solid as a rock and they just can’t stop me now. It’s been a little over a month since I’ve been at school and…

the mom, the magic.

My longest most reliable and trustworthy friend. My sole provider, and best friend. My beautiful mom. She is the creator of all the beautiful tops I’ve written about and modeled in previous posts: new beginnings, again.. & summer tings. She’s been crocheting for a goood while, about three decades. DO NOT GUESS HER AGE! She has been creating…

new beginnings, again..

Hey beauties! This post is long overdue, I’ve been at school, unpacking, trying to get into the groove of things, but here it is! This was for summer, but you know how things can be at times, but I still hope it’ll be just as good. So my mom and I have been thinking a…

back to business

when we a work dem dida laugh enuh, no blood inna me eye,  vengeance inna me heart enuh, we find di formula… (8) – https://soundcloud.com/wbtempire1/alkaline-formula-raw-may-2016 Yes, I had to drop some 2012 vibes on you one time with the “(8)”, youngins don’t know bout that. I don’t know about you, but I’m super excited for this…

summer tings

So much happened this summer, I can’t share all, but, I’m excited to share what I can. So I got a pretty long summer, I’ve been on summer break since the end of April and I go back to school the third week in August.. Basically four months. CRAZY. I went straight to Jamaica from…