My Skincare Routine with PURENEW

Thank you to PURENEW for sponsoring this conversation on skincare. All opinions are mine. My makeup arsenal is about as basic as it gets. I like makeup, I really do. I don’t own much of it but I can pull together a decent look with the bare basics that I own, you know foundation, blush, […]

Essence Festival

Girls Trip | Essence Festival

Where have I been? The real question is where haven’t I been. This has been one busy summer for the books. From traveling just about every weekend with Just for Me, to sneaking away to New Orleans for the Essence Festival,  I’ve barely had time to gather my thoughts. Historically, I’ve always taken a hiatus […]

Cherry Cobbler Wine

Summer Relaxation

This is a sponsored post in partnership with The Motherhood; samples of wine were provided by Oliver Winery. My children have been shipped off to grandma’s house. They’ve been gone for about a week and won’t be returning for another two. My emotions are mixed, I miss them but I desperately need this time to […]