Food & Recipes, Lifestyle

My First Build-Your-Own Noodle Bowl

I absolutely love Asian cuisine! I mean from the Vietnamese Pho to the Cantonese-American dishes! The flavor profile with the play on different textures has always been a favorite of mine. In short, I eat a lot of it. It had been awhile since we had been out to eat because my fiancé's schedule has… Continue reading My First Build-Your-Own Noodle Bowl

Let's Be Real, Relationships

According To This Study, Women Primarily Gossip About Women Who Are A Threat

Let's be real, you have been the victim of gossip in your life, maybe even more times than you can count. I have experienced gossip through out my entire life. Gossip has made me feel betrayed, angry, misunderstood, and helpless. Unfortunately, I have been the victimizer of gossip as well. However, I have never made… Continue reading According To This Study, Women Primarily Gossip About Women Who Are A Threat

Fitness, Lifestyle, Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Things To Do Every Day For A Productive Week

Everyday is the opportunity to begin anew. Here's perspective for you: we die every night. The act of deliberate accountability in your evolution is the awareness that pieces of you die every night. The next day you are reborn...or what religion refers to as being resurrected. I mention this because keeping this in mind at… Continue reading 5 Things To Do Every Day For A Productive Week

Lifestyle, Travel

Nashville’s Spiritual Store AromaG’s Botanica Has Expanded And It’s Amazing

I used to work near the BNA (Nashville Airport). On days when I didn't have anything to do after work, I would visit the stores in that area. There's a nice thrift store on Lebanon next to the hair school. I visited the hair school about three times for a blow out after I had… Continue reading Nashville’s Spiritual Store AromaG’s Botanica Has Expanded And It’s Amazing

Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Daily Habits To Become Your Authentic Self

Did you know that exuding your authentic self is directly correlated to your happiness? There is an extreme amount of power in knowing, becoming and representing your most authentic self to those around you. When you are authentic, you do not allow a person or situation to change you, unless it is for the better.… Continue reading 5 Daily Habits To Become Your Authentic Self

Motherhood

Postpartum Depression And What I Learned About Myself

That first cry left me speechless. Every mother I spoke to assured me that every pregnancy complication was going to be worth that first moment. They were right. I was shaking from the adrenaline and in awe of his entire presence. When my aunt yelled that he was a boy and I felt my heart… Continue reading Postpartum Depression And What I Learned About Myself

Mind/Body/Spirit

5 Creative Things To Do When You’re Feeling Stressed and Drained

"Your soul is infinitely creative. It is alive and expansive in nature. It is curious and playful, changing with the tides of time" - Debbie Ford When I look back at my life, I realize that in some of my darkest times of stress it was creativity that helped me to balance it all. I… Continue reading 5 Creative Things To Do When You’re Feeling Stressed and Drained

Motherhood

5 Reasons Why I Don’t Post Photos Of My Child On Social Media

If you are a new mother, social media is a great way to engage and feel less alone in your new journey. I love social media! I have been able to read books, find inspiring leaders in my generation, listen to awesome podcasts and meet some pretty cool people that are miles away. You can… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why I Don’t Post Photos Of My Child On Social Media

Lifestyle

#SpotlightSaturdays: Hoodoo Hippy

Sha'Mira, owner of Hoodoo Hippy, originally hails from Atlantic City, New Jersey, but currently calls Dallas, GA her home. I was first introduced to Sha'Mira's work after taking a gander at her website and instantly identified with her personal story about her grandmother. Hoodoo Hippy is a website that is a shot with no chaser;… Continue reading #SpotlightSaturdays: Hoodoo Hippy

Beauty

Makeup Of The Day: Valentine’s Day Makeup

I am pausing the "Drink Makeup Series" because I totally realized that I do not have a Valentine's Day Makeup look on any of my platforms. If you would like to see my last makeup look, check out the Tequila Sunrise blog post. I will commence that series next week. Anyway, for this Valentines Day… Continue reading Makeup Of The Day: Valentine’s Day Makeup