apples to apples…

Earlier this month I got to spend the weekend with my grandma.  In spending time with her she gave a lot of sage wisdom which I talked about here. I recommend anyone who has an elderly loved one, to take the time to go visit them. You can learn so much from the life they […]

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Guinness Stout Chocolate Cupcakes

It’s no secret that I love cooking, baking and well anything that would have to do with creating. So of course, when my brother-in-laws birthday popped up on the calendar I thought it would be a perfect opportunity to play around with a recipe I’ve been curious with for a while now.  I’m such a […]

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Things I love…

You know… its coming to my attention very quickly that I love cute creative nails… not like the really out there kind like these…  (which to be honest I admire the artwork but they are definitely not my style.) but more like this.  Of course when I began curating this post,  the first thing I […]

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glitz & glamour…

I entered into the fashion industry almost five years ago, as a makeup artist.  My role was always behind the scenes, helping others get ready.  In all that time of being surrounded by lights, cameras, and at hundreds of locations, I never once got in front of the camera.  Sure I had several behind the […]

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{Giveaway} beatrix prive – Luxury Plus Size Lingerie

Women love to feel sexy… we just do. No matter what the catalyst for these feelings, at the end of the day, all we want is to feel beautiful, sexy and loved. I can attest that as a curvy woman, shopping for lingerie isn’t always the most enjoyable experience.  There are so many variables to […]

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salted caramel pears

Every year around this time you see all the decadent treats and desserts start to come out in trays.  First it begins with Halloween and doesn’t stop until you finish ringing in the New Year. Last year, after getting all ready for Trick-or-Treat, we ended up barely having any visitors. So this year, I decided […]

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