#StayWoke: TEDx Talk by Amal Kassir

by Morgan Watch Amal’s TEDx Talk  “The Muslim on the airplane” here I sat in front my computer screen completely and utterly enthralled for 16 minutes while watching Amal Kassir deliver one of the greatest TEDx Talks I’ve ever seen. I’m still reeling from it as I type this. Her voice: incredibly clear and distinct.…

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#MeToo: The Silence Breakers and the (unofficial) Year of the Woman

By Skylar C. Read the full TIME article here The election of Republican Donald Trump in 2016 left many with bitter tastes in their mouths and a real concern over the direction that our country was taking. His election was especially significant and painful for people of color, women, the LGBTQ+ community, immigrants and many…

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Boys My Age Suck

[photo courtesy of @neelsvisser on Instagram] Today, we’re going to do things a little differently because Lord knows my life isn’t  all cute outfits and great shoes. As a young woman in college who is openly dating, this foreign species often referred to as “boys” and very rarely “men” infiltrate your psyche and just mess things up…

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Guess who’s back?

Guess who’s back? Back again. Yeah, it’s me. After a very long and very random hiatus, I am indeed back in the blogosphere gracing your screens with some Morganification. So quite a few things have happened since I last updated. If you’ve been following along on Instagram (which you should totally be @Morganification) you would know that…

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Relax With Me: My Favorite Ways to Unwind

Greetings my lovely readers! I’m currently chillin on the couch in my living room, which is admittedly about as far away from my bedroom as I have gotten in the past four days. I truly believe that the art of lounging is all too often overshadowed by the extensive list of to-do’s on our constantly…

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In Screaming Color: My Thoughts Teen Vogue’s Diverse February Issue

Hey guys! I have another fashion related opinion piece to share with you today! I am very pleased with the response that I received from my last post  (you can check it out here if you missed it) and will continue with a series of posts dealing with a controversial subject matter relating to fashion.…

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Fantastic or Plastic: Is Fashion Superficial?

Hey guys! I hope everyone is enjoying the start of the new year! So, I’m doing something a little different from my normal posts today. It is still fashion related, however, instead of sharing outfit ideas, I am going to be sharing my thoughts on what I believe to be a controversial topic: the superficiality…

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Welcome to Pointe Shoes and Prada!

Hello everyone! I am so excited to begin this blog and document my thoughts on fashion, beauty and even a bit of fitness. Fashion has been a key component of my life for as long as I can remember and I’m thrilled to be able to share my personal style with you through this blog.…

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