So I decided to make some Brussels Sprouts for Thanksgiving dinner, and they were so good my dad wanted me to make them again. He doesn’t even eat Brussels sprouts! I usually cook my sprouts a little differently than I did on Thanksgiving, but I am glad I made a change. I was shocked how…… Continue reading How The Noshery Got My Dad To Eat Brussels Sprouts
I just have to share my natural hair journey with you. I can’t believe that this weekend marked one whole year without a relaxer. My last relaxer was on November, 15th 2012. Crazy to think about it. This is my second time going natural, and I am really committed to it. Transitioning to natural…… Continue reading My Natural Hair Journey – One Year Without A Relaxer
Here are five festive holiday food apps to get your holiday meal planning underway. Actually you can use most of these apps year-round, but this is a season of baking and cooking. I have been baking something or another almost every week for the past few weeks now. Baking and cooking are super fun to…… Continue reading Five Festive Holiday Food Apps
I’ve wanted to go to the see what Motor Supply Company’s Make Your Own Bacon Workshop or the awesomely titled #baconrumpus was about for so long. I missed the event so many times I thought that I would never get there, or they would cancel it before I could find time in my schedule to…… Continue reading I Finally Went to Motor Supply Company’s Make Your Own Bacon Workshop
I’ve been feeling accomplished lately, so so very accomplished lately. I have to tell you all the story of my sewing dilemmas, and how I finally got it right. I have been trying to learn how to sew just about all of my life. I have been breaking machines and wasting material on fruitless projects…… Continue reading Feeling Accomplished-How I Learned To Sew
I have a love/hate relationship with facing rejection. Like most people I hate rejection, but unlike some people I love it a little bit too. Rejection can be hard to take and digest. It can hurt you and leave you confused. There are so many times that I’ve sent in a request for something or…… Continue reading My Love/Hate Relationship With Facing Rejection
So I am sitting here at what is basically 2am in the morning trying to figure out how to downsize my life. I try to keep a clean rooms clean. I try to put things back in their place and not let things pile up on me, but here I am feeling like I am…… Continue reading Do I Need To Downsize My Life?
So now that I am on this new life journey I have started encountering the skeptics. Now I am also ignoring those skeptics, but it is so hard to do when you are constantly hearing doubt in people’s voice and seeing doubt in their faces. Then they want to question your life. Hey look!…… Continue reading Ignoring the Skeptics
video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player Is fashion racist? Bethann Hardison, Iman, and Naomi Campbell seem to think so, and I do too. Fashion people are always trying to say that it is about aesthtics or that this season’s collection needs a certain look. That is complete and utter bullshit, and they know it! Choosing not…… Continue reading Is Fashion Racist?
Like I said last week, I am not going to New York Fashion Week. This will be the second season in a row that I am skipping NYFW, but I hope to bring you great coverage anyway. This is the first week of September, and since Labor Day was last weekend I am preparing for…… Continue reading Are You Ready For The Next Step
Do you trust your hunches? I am cancelling my trip to New York Fashion Week this year for the second season in a row. I am going to try and have some people cover a few shows for the blog. I hope I am doing the right thing…at least it feels right to me right…… Continue reading Trust Your Hunches…
When is the right time to move on? I often wonder this question all of the time. When is the right time to move on from places, people, things, dreams? Often times we stick with things because that is all we know or it is something we are used to having in our lives. Sometimes…… Continue reading When Is The Right Time To Move On?
Do you stop to smell the roses? Are you allergic to free time? Do you set aside some time during the week to just spend it alone or to relax? I realized that when I make my infinite amount of to-do lists, I never once put free time on there. I put everything else…… Continue reading Do You Stop To Smell The Roses? Are You Allergic To Free Time?
Do you know how to set goals? Some people think setting goals is super hard. I think it is actually quite easy once you actually take the time to figure out what you want to achieve. What is the easiest way to figure out what you want to achieve… Well you have to sit down…… Continue reading How to Set Goals | It Is Easier Than You Think
Today I wanted to talk a little bit about self love or how to love yourself, because at the end of the day, how can anyone love you if you don’t know how to love yourself… That is a food for thought moment, huh? Some people want to wait until someone loves or likes them…… Continue reading Self Love or How to Love Yourself
So there won’t be posts again until sometime next week, since I am going back to DC for another convention. Last time I couldn’t get some dim sum. This time I am making it my mission to get some dumplings from the white building right under those arches. Yum! Hopefully, I can get the blog…… Continue reading I’m Going, Going, Back, Back To DC, DC!
I always say I’m going to write more personal blog posts, but I never do. Well today is the day. I’m an introvert dammit and I feel like I have some things to I need to say, which is weird considering the fact that I am a bonified introvert! It is so annoying being an…… Continue reading I’m An Introvert Dammit!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=On2IObzG6IY Hey guys! I took some time off to do personal stuff last week, but I am back to bring you the battle of the matte lipsticks. I bought these lipsticks myself. The Revlon Colorstay Ultimate Suede Lipstick was less than $10, but the pack of three NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream was $12 at…… Continue reading Beauty Bit- Revlon Colorstay Ultimate Suede Lipstick vs. NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream