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Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter

Hi friends, The last week in America has been heavy. A black man named George Floyd was murdered by police in broad daylight, and the country finally decided that enough was enough. It was also Breonna Taylor’s would-have-been 27th birthday this week, which I shared more about here. We are at a tipping point in our country, and I’m very…

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Ancestry DNA: My Ethnicity Estimate Results!

Ancestry DNA: My Ethnicity Estimate Results!

I just took a DNA test, turns out I’m 100% not the ethnicities I thought I was my entire life 😂 This year for Christmas I purchased Ancestry DNA tests for my family, Doug and myself, and I recently got my results back!  My father is African American, but we didn’t know what part of Africa his ancestors were from…

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Keto Vanilla Strawberry Swirl Layer Cake With Buttercream Frosting

Keto Vanilla Strawberry Swirl Layer Cake With Buttercream Frosting

Hello! How are we feeling, friends? As we enter week 2 of self-quarantining, I decided to pick up one of my long-lost favorite hobbies: baking! When I was in high school and college I would bake almost weekly. Cookies, cakes, brownies, buckeyes, anything I could get my hands on. I even had a cooking blog in college where I’d share…

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10 Working From Home Tips To Maximize Your Productivity & Stay Sane

10 Working From Home Tips To Maximize Your Productivity & Stay Sane

Hi friends, How are you feeling? Life for Americans (and the world) has changed so much over the last few days due to Coronavirus (Covid-19), but I’m doing my best to stay positive! I hope by now you are doing your best to stay home, self-quarantine and flatten the curve. And if you’re reading this post, you’re probably working from…

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We’re Moving! Goodbye LA, & Hello to ________.

We’re Moving! Goodbye LA, & Hello to ________.

Happy New Year! I hope your year is off to an exciting start! Ours sure is 🤪We got back from London & Berlin (make sure to watch my Instagram highlights to see everything we did) on New Year’s Eve and started off 2020 with a bang. Last week, we got some amazing news and found out that we would be…

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How To Host The Perfect Date Night In

How To Host The Perfect Date Night In

Looking to plan the perfect date night in? Doug and I have been dating for over 8 years now, so this has become a specialty for me!

While I do love a romantic night out, I often prefer staying in. It allows you to set the mood and menu, save money and have total control over the experience. And with it being cold outside right now, not having to leave the house is even nicer!

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