My First Tag: Get to know Me…

It is like 11:12pm East Coast time and all I have to say is that I should be getting ready for bed but I’m just to excited with all these ideas in my head. So since its so late, I will just jump right into this post. I had to edit this post now that I am actually posting this on a different day. I did a video this weekend to try and redeem myself from the first video I posted on Youtube. I feel like the first video was just awful, but ugh lets just move past that and look towards the future. Below are a list of questions that I answered and in response to a popular tag on YouTube So here we go:

  1. What Nationality are you?
    • Soy Mexicana. I was born in the U.S. but my family is Mexican
  2. If you could visit anywhere in the world where and why?
    • Thailand! I want to visit this place so bad and can’t wait for the day I can visit.
  3. Favorite place to shop for clothing?
  4. What shoe size are you?
    • depending on the shoe, I can be a 7 1/2 or 8
  5. How tall are you?
    • I am 5’4″
  6. What is your favorite color?
    • GREEN
  7. Do you have any siblings?
    • I have 2 sisters and 2 brothers
  8. Do you have any pets?
    • I have 2 turtles named Timmie and Jimmie (My son named them this)
  9. Do you have any children?
    • One amazing annoying son =) thats what I like to call him (lol)
  10. Favorite Make up Brand?
    • I don’t have one yet but I love mascara
  11. What do you like to do on your free time?
    • I like being on social media. I like being on the internet but most of all I like spending time with my family. (idk why I forgot to mention this on my video)
  12. What is your favorite movie:
    • Drama: Men of Honor
    • Romantic: The Notebook
    • Comedy: Meet the Parents
  13. Favorite Season
    • Summer and Fall
  14. Do you still live with your parents?
    • No way Jose! hahahaha
  15. Tents or Hotels?
    • I looooove absolutely love camping. I like being outdoors
  16. Favorite Youtube Channels
    • Dulce Candy and a lot others that I don’t really know the names of yet

This post was kind of long so I want to thank you for stopping by and reading my blog for a moment out of your day. I’ve added the video that I also created on my YouTube Channel

Sinceramente Jane

PS. I’ve decided to start adding a spanish word on every post.

Spanish word of the day: Especial

Especial means Special

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Is it too late for this…?

Well hello everybody… I hope you guys survived the snowzilla storm we had. I think we had like a record breaking snow storm here in NYC with something like 30 inches of snow. Well… I can say I was definitely not expecting that much snow. I am just glad it was during the weekend and not during the work week. It would have made it that much more miserable to have that much snow trying to catch the subway and all. So as you may or may not know, I started this blog a couple of months ago, with the intentions to learn more about digital marketing, better my writing skills and just for the pleasure of writing about beauty and fashion. Well so far, these past few months I have learned a lot and I didn’t expect that I would actually be learning this much so soon. I’ve also started a Youtube channel and as I start this whole social media life, I’ve learned the importance of having a vision or a statement or whatever you’d like to call it (oh and proofreading your writing before you post it hahaha). Anyways, I got the idea from a youtube channel called: byregina.com . She has a lot of cool videos that are very informative and talk about how to build your brand. By no means am I saying that I am looking to make this a full time job or anything like that buuuuuuuuuuuut, if it happens.. HOW COOL WOULD THAT BE? (LOL)

So the topic of conversation today will be the 3+3 Statements to define your blog:

Three things your blog will stand for this year?

  1. Beauty and Fashion- anything that has to do with this topic will be first
  2. Family & Friends- these people are part of my life so it just makes sense to include them
  3. No Judgement- I’m not perfect at this so I am learning as I go

Three promises your making to your blog community?

  1. I promise to have fun on this blog. I am not talking about serious matters here, we get enough of that to go around in the real world. This is where I want to have fun and talk about things that make me smile =)
  2. I promise to be honest on this platform. I will write about things that interest me or if any readers have any suggestions or topics for me to write about, I would be willing to do that as well.
  3. I promise to be diverse. I live in NYC, one of the most diverse cities in the world. I think we could all use a little more diversity in our lives.

So there we have it. I guess I could have written this post earlier this month to start the year off right. Well as I mentioned above, I am learning as I go. I also wanted to ask you guys for some suggestions. What do you guys want to hear about or learn about. My previous posts have been of famous ladies of our past and their fashion style. Any suggestions or topics that may interest you in learning?

-Sinceramente Jane

ps. For those of you that don’t know what Sinceramente means, it means Sincerely. =)

 

Youtube Channel

Hello everybody! I have been MIA for the past two weeks and neglecting my precious baby. I have been really busy focusing on trying to find an internship in Marketing and that has been taking over my time lately. So if anyone out there has something for me in the city of New York, I would be more than interested in the conversation. Ok anyways, enough of that… today in NYC as many of you have heard it is a Snow Day. We finally are having our first day of real snow coming down from the sky. I keep seeing it called Snowzilla 2016.  It is definitely snowing out there. So with that being said, I decided to finally work and upload my very first video on Youtube today. I really hope you guys enjoyed it. It is really short and really simple. I enjoyed making it and realized it was actually easier than I thought it would be. Let me know what you think or if you have any suggestions on how to do something better. We can all use constructive criticism to become better.

 

-Sinceramente Jane

 

Hola muchachos! No se si an notado pero no eh podido escribir nada en un par de semanas. Eh estado buscando un internado en mercado y entonces todo eso me ah estado quitando todo el tiempo. Bueno pero dejemos de hablar sobre eso y deje les cuento de lo que esta pasando hoy. Seguramente an estado escuchando sobre la tormenta de nieve que nos llego aquí en Nueva York. Y si que nos llego una tormenta!! Bueno entonces lo que me dedique hacer hoy es subir mi primer video en Youtube. En realidad es muy simple y nada espectacular pero es algo. Espero y les guste. Por el momento el video es en ingles pero ojalá en un tiempo podré hacer unos videos en español. Si hay algún consejo que desean darme, por favor den me un consejito.

-Sinceramente Jane

Selena Quintanilla

So I had mentioned about a month ago that I wanted to write about Selena and her iconic fashion input into our world. I think that anyone growing up in Texas in the 90’s must have been in love with Selena. Her music, her personality and her amazing wardrobe outfits she would put on to give a show is what she is known for. I remember trying to sing like Selena with my younger sister when we were put to do chores around our house. Remember those big home theater players that looked like this:

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Audio/Video System

Yea I used to love that thing! (Lol) So in case you are looking to update your system, there you go. So back to Selena, I recently read an article that M.A.C. is going to be honoring Selena in 2016 by introducing a limited edition product line in her name. All of her fans would definitely be proud to see her still being remembered today, almost 20 years after her unfortunate death.

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#MACSELENA

Selena was most known for being Queen of Tejano Music. During her time as a famous singer, Selena was often criticized from everything to not being “Mexican” enough to be a part of the Mexican culture to being one to “sexy” for her choice of outfits on stage. She was known as the “Tejano Madonna”

Selena:

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Selena in a Bustier Top
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Selena’s final concert in Houston, Texas

Here are some really cool facts that I did not know about Selena until I researched on her a little:

Selena was a spokesperson for Coca-Cola from 1989 till the time of her death

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looooving the Texas hair

Selena was 5’6″ in height (She was taller than me…!!)

Selena designed all of her stage outfits herself (fashion designer in the making)

I honestly do not think I have met one person in my life that didn’t like Selena. She was just one of those people in life that you can’t dislike. Her music, beauty and style will continue to live in people’s hearts because she left this earth too soon. So I can’t wait until M.A.C. introduces her new line so that I can run and get some stuff! Until next post my readers. Don’t forget to follow my other social media accounts:

Instagram: @sinceramentejane

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Sinceramentejane/ 

SinceramenteJane

Hola y buenas tardes a todos los que están aquí en mi pagina. Hace un mes, mencione que quiera escribir sobre la cantante Selena Quintanilla. Pienso que igual que yo, en el tiempo de los 90’s cualquier persona viviendo en Texas en es tiempo estaba fascinada con Selena. La música, su personalidad y su estilo de vestir en el escenario era lo que hacia uno reconocerla. Me acuerdo de chiquita cuando mi mama nos hacia limpiar en la casa, yo y mi hermana nos gustaba cantar con la música a todo volumen en esas maquinas de música. Se acuerdan… (lol)?

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Estéreo de los 90’s

Ahi como amaba esa maquina.. jajajajaja!  So si están buscando algo similar, ahi les puse el link por Amazon. Bueno.. continuemos con el tema de Selena. Lei recienmente un articulo que hablaba sobre la compañia M.A.C. estaría haciendo en el año 2016 una linia de maquillaje en memoria de Selena. Supongo que todas la fanáticas de Selena estarán orgullosas de que ella esta aun después de 20 años de fallecida, en la memoria de todos.

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#MACSELENA

Selena era conocida como la Reina de la Musica Tejana. Durante la época de Selena, ella fue criticada por cosas como no ser “Mexicana” para la comunidad Mexicana y otras cosas como su estilo de vestir por ser muy sexi. Su forma de vestir le puso el apodo de la “Madonna Tejana”

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Selena en el famoso Bustier Top
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Selena en ultimo concierto Houston, Texas

Aqui les van unos hechos de Selena que no aprendí has ver hecho un poco de investigación sobre ella:

Selena fue un portavoz de Coca -Cola desde 1989 hasta el momento de su muerte

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Les encanta el pelo Grande de Texas…

Selena era 5’6 “de altura (un poco mas alta que yo…!!)

Selena disegño toda su ropa del esenario

No puedo pensar en alguna persona que no quiera a Selena. Ella tenia una personalidad enamorosa. Selena siempre estara en los corazones por mucho tiempo por la persona maravillosa que era ella cuando estuvo aquí. Gracias por visitar mi pagina y espero les gusto el tema de hoy. Espero regresar pronto y ojalá subir algunas fotos mias y de mi vestir. Por favor siguan mis otras paginas sociales:

Instagram: @sinceramentejane

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Sinceramentejane/

SinceramenteJane

Holiday Time

So it is January 3rd, 2016 and this is officially my first blog post this year. I really didn’t have time to post anything due to a few things. I got lazy, I was busy and then I got sick. Being sick during the holidays has got to be the worst thing ever. Having to be around all the people and the food and you just sit there and slowly die. (Ok maybe that is just a bit much) During Christmas, the weather in NYC was far from being what the normal weather is like. Christmas Eve my wardrobe was a Christmas Tee from Areopostatle during the day which I found for like 7 dollars!  I wore some sparkly pants that I got from H&M with black silk shirt and paired them with black classic Louboutins.

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Aeropostale  

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Christian Louboutin     

One of the more exciting events I was able to attend was the Jacqueline De Ribes exhibit at The Metropolitan Museum. One of the fashion icons of the twentieth century was known as a muse to most couture fashion designers. If you are interested in seeing her exhibit and some fabulous designs, I would definitely recommend you stop by this exhibit before it ends. The Art of Style will be open to museum guests until February 21, 2016.

 

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Jacqueline De Ribes
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Evening Wear
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Evening Wear  
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The Masked Ball 
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Masked Ball  

Ok… I’m trying to sit here and think of what else my holidays consisted of…? Oh I know… the time we celebrated my boyfriend’s cousins birthday party! That was so much fun and it was absolutely fun to get dressed up for where we decided to go. Lets just say that I was able to put on my red lipstick and dance without a care in the world that night!

I wore my black basic tee underneath an amazing burgundy leather jacket I borrowed from my boyfriends aunt. (BTW, her closet is to die for!!) My scarf was basically a steal from H&M. My jeans that I didn’t get a good picture of were some 80’s style jeans. I love those jeans so I am sure you guys will get to see them in another post.

I ended my year spending time with my Aunt in Bowie, Maryland. She lives in the suburbs of Maryland and just about 30 minutes away from Washington D.C. By the time I got here, I was really sick and ready to end the year. I decided not to get dressed up this year and roll in the new year in my favorite silk pajamas.

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Well, I think this blog has lasted enough and I will see you guys soon. Hope you enjoyed my little adventure during the holidays with me and I look forward to having a successful blogging year.

Sinceramente Jane