10 Monogrammed Gifts under $50 for the Holiday Host/Hostess with the Most

Now that your calendar is starting to fill up with holiday parties and dinners, you want to make sure you don’t end up being “that person” that shows up empty handed. It may sound old school, but I’ve always been taught that you never go to someone’s home or party without a little something forContinue reading

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Cooking with Soul : 10 Must Have Cookbooks written by Black Women

To say I do my fair share of experimenting, in the kitchen, is an understatement. You know.. just throwing things together, making it up, as I go… But don’t be fooled, I’m quick to pick up a cookbook or look up a recipe when the creative juices just aren’t quite flowing. I’m actually starting toContinue reading

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Earth Day | 5 Ways to Celebrate the Earth

Often times we tend to neglect this planet we call home. Since today is Earth Day, lets show Mother Earth some love. And no.. I’m not saying you have to go to the extreme by using recyclable toilet paper or converting your gas tank to use cooking as fuel, but there are simple things youContinue reading

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Good Vibes Only : 5 Home Decor Tips to Improve Your Mood

  I imagine, after a busy day at work, sitting in a sea of endless traffic, and making a last-minute grocery run, due to not having all the ingredients for that must try recipe you found on Pinterest … You’re practically running to the door.  But how do you feel, once you’re inside?   Questions toContinue reading

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5 New Year’s Resolutions for the Home

Happy New Year! Often, when people make new year’s resolutions it involves health and wealth, but what about the home? You know, the place you lay your head at night after long days of working on health and wealth. So in this first week of 2016, lets resolve to show our homes a little moreContinue reading

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5 Simple Ways to Upgrade Your Gift Wrapping Skills

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!”… No, but really this is actually my favorite time of the year. I love getting caught up in all the little joys that Christmas brings, from spending time with friends and family, to picking out a Christmas tree, to the light display and fake snow, in 80-degree LAContinue reading

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6 Must-Try Recipes, from my Favorite Home Magazines : August Edition

With everything being online, it’s refreshing to take a break from the screen and actually pick up a physical magazine filled with all types of home decor and food inspo. Due to my busy work/life schedule, this summer, I haven’t really spent a lot of time, in the kitchen, which has now left me aContinue reading

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Hello July

I know its not the 4th of July yet, but I was feeling a little patriotic with my breakfast this morning.

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A Seat at the Table : 5 Place Setting Essentials for your Holiday Table

This could be up for debate, but to me the holidays are just as much about the decor as they are about the food. I mean what’s a great meal without a beautifully set table to match? Seeing as I’ll still be on the Whole 30, when Thanksgiving rolls around, I figured I’d put a littleContinue reading

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Add a Little Sparkle | DIY Glitter Champagne Flutes for NYE

New Year’s Eve is just days away, and the time to get your party decor is winding down. If your budget conscious, like me, but still want a lux look, add a little sparkle to those plastic champagne flutes by sprinkling them with some gold glitter.  This lux for less project is quick and easyContinue reading

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Shine Bright : 5 Lighting Solutions to Brighten Up Your Space

Now that the sun is bidding us farewell, an hour earlier, it’s the perfect time to improve or change-up the lighting in your space. If you’re a renter like me, you’re probably familiar with walking into a space that’s either ill lit by one center ceiling light or no pre-installed lighting at all. But onContinue reading

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And the Winner Is … Gentleman’s Gray 

After a lot of sleepless nights, staring at the color swatches on my wall, I have finally picked a color for my accent walls! “Gentleman’s Gray”, by Benjamin Moore.   I’d say, ” this color is the perfect marriage between navy and gray with a hint of green depending on the way the natural light comes in.”Continue reading

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