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My First Adult Writing Workshop

I attended my first writing workshop as an adult a few weeks ago. I began my love affair with the written word when I was thirteen years old and signed up for an after school poetry slam team. After middle school ended and the team disbanded I continued to write on my...

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My Natural Hair Journey: Month 1-5

This was me last summer in all my long-haired, relaxed glory. I'm not one of those women who decided to go natural because of some big movement or because my relaxed hair started breaking off. I've been relaxing my hair for 17 years and I absolutely loved it. It...

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Duo Chocolate Chunk Cookies

    Blah blah blah, fluffy introduction. Let's get to the recipe! Pre-heat your oven to 185 Celsius/ 365 Fahrenheit. Combine the flour, baking powder and salt in a bowl and set aside. In another bigger bowl aggressively and angrily (or nicely whatever) blend...

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5 Songs I’m Obsessed With

For those who know me know that I just LOVE music. if you were to ever bump into me on the street there's a 99% chance that I'll be wearing ear buds. I just can't get enough. Here are some of the songs I've been obsessed with this week. I really love this song because...

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Mama’s Upside Down Apple Cake

  Hey guys! I LOVE to cook and swap recipes so I thought I'd share my wonderful mother in-law's delicious apple cake recipe. Every time she comes to visit she always makes us one and my husband and kids can't get enough. it's always gone within 10 minutes of...

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I Feel Like Nick and Mariah’s Divorce Child

I usually don't follow celebrity news and gossip but....no, I'm lying, I sometimes indulge in the latest Kardashian news. Anywho, I was reading about the news of Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey getting a divorce and I was really shocked and a little sad for them. It's...

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You’re Really Big!

So yesterday I went to buy an appliance from a woman selling in in a Facebook Buy/Sell group. I'd been having a very good day so far. I'd been to the Albert Cuyp Markt and found some gorgeous fabrics to work with. I had a brunch date by myself and I was having another...

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TIL (Today I Learned)

Today I learned that you should always say how you feel. I get anxiety sometimes. I used to have panic attacks a lot but not so much anymore. However; I've been having this really heavy feeling in my chest for several days. I thought that maybe it's because I'm...

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How To Be A Good Friend

Let's talk about friendship. As children we all used the term 'friend' very loosely. "I made a new friend today." "So and so is my best friend." "I'm friends with everyone in my class." As we grow and learn we realize that a person has to meet certain requirements in...

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