Let’s Show Our Skin Some Love

Happy Monday Friends! If you haven’t been able to tell, I am obsessed with skin/hair care. I can walk into any skin or hair care isle and be there for the next 30 minutes comparing deep conditioners, eye creams, exfoliators and so much more. I’m digressing, dammit! Let’s just dig in… Exfoliation: What is it? How many ways to exfoliate can we come up with people? The … Continue reading Let’s Show Our Skin Some Love

How Being Tall Helped My Confidence

“Do you play basketball?” “You must run track!” “You ball?” It was (and still is) a never-ending slew of stereotypical questions. A tall skinny black enters the building…so she must dribble a ball or sprint down a track right? WRONG. Being asked these questions used to boil my blood and embarrass me at the same time. Why you ask? Let’s dig in… I’m 6’2” going … Continue reading How Being Tall Helped My Confidence

My First Trip to the Farmer’s Market

Let’s Be Real…

I’m going to go ahead and say that I’m not cultured. I mean grew up in Midland, Texas. The Permian Basin. It was hot, very hot. Dry, run from the car to the indoors before the skin starts cracking, dry. Which means there was no gardening (unless you count the 15-20 day window in the spring) or cultivation of vegetables, fruits, or even flowers for the most part. My knowledge of cooking and prepping the different types of fruits, vegetables, grains, and meats is minimal at best.

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Embracing The Change!

I’m back!

from a small break in the action! I can’t believe that we are in our 4th month of the year! Where does the time go? I feel like I just threw two suitcases in my car and vroom vroomed on down the road! But newsflash.. that was six month ago *gasp*. Some things have definitely changed. Some for the better and some for the worst… but regardless, let us dig in…

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