Hi beautiful friends, I missed you! How have you been? It’s been a busy quarantine summer filled with good times on our newly-decorated-balcony, sipping black-owned wines, a few road trips to Charlotte, Knoxville, Nashville (both photos taken here) and Atlanta, and even a podcast appearance! While life certainly has been different these days (masks are now my new favorite accessory…View Post
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…View Post
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…View Post
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!View Post
If you know anything about me, you know I love my TV shows. I grew up watching a healthy amount of TV and was the best of friends with my DVD player (remember those old things?). One of my favorite things to do was to hang out with my mom and watch her favorite TV shows with her while eating…View Post
For the last few years, I’ve been making it a priority to practice self care and have talked about it on the blog several times. Self care basically means taking time out of your busy schedule to take care of yourself. It helps keep you grounded, sane, confident, refreshed, and feeling like your best self, so you can be your…View Post