The Best of January: Top 10 ..

Top 10 Posts Readers Love  Much to my surprise, the #1 most viewed post for the month of January was my poem “Scorched Earth”.  I guess it wasn’t half bad :). Thanks goes to my mama for the inspiration.Coming in 2nd is my segment Slow Cooker Saturdays, and it is a hit! I can honestly […]

Posted January 31, 2015

28 Ways to Love Yourself or ..

Buy an item on your wish list Get a massage Go to bed early  Treat yourself to a pair of shoes Make your bedroom peaceful Buy new sheets Eat Ice Cream for breakfast Drink water everyday Make Sundays your days Find a new fragrance Take a Stay-cation Advocate for a charity Look your best on […]

Posted January 30, 2015

The Blog Report:”If Yo..

On December 29th 2014, I pressed publish, and as easy as that, I joined the world of blogging. Armed with my many ideas, I shared a variety of posts, some relevant and some not so much, but I shared them anyway. At the time, I thought I just wanted an outlet, a place where my […]

Posted January 29, 2015

splurge or save: handbag edi..

classic blue is #trending this spring; which bag would you rock?  I have never been one to carry a bright-colored handbag, but this year is the year of change for me, and I wouldn’t mind adding a little color to my life.  During my search for my next handbag, these blue handbags caught my eye. […]

Posted January 28, 2015

“what’s a holida..

I am always amazed by the many types of questions that Tamia asks me.  Some of her questions are just plain weird, such as, “Do rats eat people?” While others are as simple as “Do you love me?”  She is curious about so many things, and sometimes, I don’t have an answer to give her. […]

Posted January 27, 2015

21 days later

On January 2nd, my very noticeable muffin top and I committed to the 21 Day No Junk Food Challenge.  I really approached this as a commitment that would require me to drink something other than water, and my initial thoughts were, “I can live without Pepsi, no problem.”  So began my journey.  But right away, […]

Posted January 23, 2015

finding the right handbag

Buying the next “it” handbag is a serious matter.  It is a purchase that cannot be made on a whim; it must be well considered and well researched.  It is a big deal. Why? Because the handbag makes a statement about the woman carrying it.  It is an extension of her. She and the bag […]

Posted January 19, 2015

thursday thoughts

today, i reminded myself that that i control the outcome, that i can seize the moment, that i should practice humility, that i need to  and even though life gets tough, i do have someone who loves me! thanks and happy thursday,

Posted January 15, 2015