Hey everyone! I hope everyone is feeling great on this special day. Today I celebrate another year as it’s my birthday! Wishing myself a very Happy Birthday and many more great years to come. Today I really have an excuse to eat cake without watching out for the calories. The past year has been amazing! Starting from July 1st of last year to now, I must say this has been such a great journey and looking forward to what this year will bring.
So I’ve been blogging for a bit now and I thought it would be fun to give you 20 fun facts about the person behind Kiki Style Diary in honor of my birthday. So lets get right into it…
1.) My real name is Shakia.”Kiki”comes from a nickname I was called growing up.
2.) I was born and raised in the city of Philadelphia. Or what we call Philly!
3.) I’ve been creative writing since I was 8. I use to write stories and poems.
4.) I enjoy listening to smooth jazz music before I start my day.
5.) My favorite city in the country is New York. Every time I visit there, it always feels like the very first time.
6.) I graduated from Temple University with a degree in Psychology.
7.) I own more dresses in my wardrobe than pants all year round.
8.) My favorite dessert is banana pudding.
9.) I’m allergic to seafood, except for salmon (if that counts).
10.) I have no tattoos but I do have 4 piercings.
11.) I’ve been to Fashion Week more than 5 times.
12.) My favorite kind of makeup is eye shadow. If I had a choice, I would choose this over any type of makeup I own.
13.) My favorite colors are green and pink.
14.) My favorite era would be the 2000s. The music and the TV shows were just too good.
15.) I’m the oldest out of 1 sister and 1 brother.
16.) My favorite holidays are Thanksgiving and Christmas. There’s something about the holiday season that puts me in such great spirits. Also, I love to get creative and go crazy with the decorating.
17.) My favorite place to shop is Zara.
18.) I’m obsessed with French fashion.
19.) My favorite kind of food to eat is soul food.
20.) One place I plan to visit within the next year or two is Paris.
Let me know in the comments if you can relate to any of these facts. I would love to hear your thoughts and any additional questions you may have. Feel free to just drop them down below in the comments.
Shakia is the Editor-in-Chief and Creative Director of Kiki Style Diary website.