Let’s Try this One Mo’ ‘Gin

Yep, so even though I love those of you who read my blog (the handful of you lol), I’m not going to apologize for not being here. I know, I know it’s been a while but you know…life.

As a really quick update, life in NC is great! I love the weather, environment, and people. Everyone is so nice here that it’s taken a while to get used to again. I lived in DC for 5 years so the southern hospitality that I once had faded a little. However, it’s good to be back with genuinely nice people who when you ask ‘How are you doing?’ actually tell you the truth instead of a one-word answer. Continue reading


Pamper Yourself Sundays

I was reading blogs on Bloglovin’ the other day and I stumbled across Erin from Chasing Rubies Chasing Pearls‘ post about pampering herself on Sunday nights. It struck me that it was such a simple fix to completely unwind and detox for the following week that I decided to try it. Umm..this was AMAZING!! I kick myself for not thinking of this sooner. Here’s how I pampered myself on Sunday night. Continue reading

Silence is not Always Golden #NotJustSAE

*Disclaimer* This post is not about our “happy, go-lucky, married life”. This post is about social and racial injustice that I (we) as black people suffer through. I urge to you read, comprehend, understand my perspective and start a conversation. I will have a dialogue with anyone who genuinely wants to hear more, but I will not tolerate ignorance. This is a current event along with my personal stories, so please respect this space. Continue reading