Grits Sunny Side Up

Grits!? what is that? Being born and raised in Massachusetts, grits isn’t exactly a common thing, which lead me to thinking of where it came from. It turns out that grits origins came from American Indian corn preparation. Additionally, three-quarters of grits sold in the U.S. are predominantly from the South, stretching from Texas to Virginia. GritsContinue reading “Grits Sunny Side Up”

Trending Spring 2017

Trends are not something I typical follow when it comes to fashion. I tend to like classic pieces that I can spice up or tone down depending on my mood. I also don’t like the idea of having to purchase a new wardrobe every season to keep up with what’s “trending”. I mean, of course ifContinue reading “Trending Spring 2017”

Dragon Fruit

Dragon fruit is native to Central America but is also grown and exported from several Southeast Asian countries, like Thailand. Taken from several cactus species, its luscious stem provides a uniquely delicious fruit. The flavor is slightly sweet, like a blend of kiwi and apple with crunchy texture. If you’ve never seen it before, it ofContinue reading “Dragon Fruit”

Beets and Squash Avocado Alfredo

Based on the many horrible foods that we probably shouldn’t be consuming, I have made an effort to introduce healthier substitutes for the foods that I do love. One being PASTA! So walking through Wholefoods, I came across beet noodles and squash noodles. I couldn’t make up my mind on which I wanted, so IContinue reading “Beets and Squash Avocado Alfredo”

Shrimp Rangoon

I love Crab Rangoon! It’s usually apart of my order when I get Chinese take-out. On some menu’s they are called crab puffs and on others cheese wontons. Based on who is eating them, they can be served with soy sauce, plum sauce, duck sauce, sweet and sour sauce, or mustard for dipping. I serveContinue reading “Shrimp Rangoon”

White Teeth

Many of you might have seen the new trendy way to whiten your teeth. I was a fan of this method simply because it was “natural”. Who doesn’t like natural? I’m of course talking about that messy paste that is pitch black that you see everyone brushing their teeth with… It’s called activated charcoal! ItContinue reading “White Teeth”

Bucket List

With all the obligations that we all have on the day-to-day basis, it is essential that we make time for the things that make us happy. Doing things that we enjoy often gets placed on the back burner. You then blink and 10 years has passed and you still haven’t accomplished anything you wanted. OneContinue reading “Bucket List”

Top 3 Foundations

The process of wearing foundation can go wrong oh so quickly. Often times, people wear the wrong color for their complexion. Do you go lighter or darker.The answer is, neither. Not all brands are meant for certain skin tones and types. For example, I purchased a foundation made by Burberry. Although it was the darkest shadeContinue reading “Top 3 Foundations”