Month: February 2017

Dodo (Fried Plantain)

Dodo (Fried Plantain)

Easily pick and fry the best dodo (fried plantain) with this simple recipe.

3 Chic Furniture Hacks

3 Chic Furniture Hacks

How to upgrade existing furniture pieces around your home for less via 3, on-trend, chic furniture hacks. I had been perusing home decor via blogs, HGTV marathons, and Pinterest for a long time before I ever bought my house. This helped me develop a good […]

Best Box-Mix Brownies

Best Box-Mix Brownies

This is a recipe from my college days that I could pull together in a pinch for anything from a movie night with friends to a sorority event. Much like my pumpkin cupcakes, which are also semi-homemade, these brownies are so dang good that I […]

All-White Bathroom Reveal

All-White Bathroom Reveal

My bathroom reveal: clean bright-white design with a boutique feel. Includes all product and service sources as well as recommendations. Growing up in a suburban area, I became used to half baths, master baths with two-sink vanities, etc. When I started searching for a home in […]

Nigerian Rice & Stew

Nigerian Rice & Stew

Today’s post has nothing to do with cupid but Happy Valentine’s Day, y’all! I’ve been blogging for a couple of years now and people sometimes ask me “When are you going to share Nigerian recipes?” I usually hem and haw around the answer for a few […]

Valentine’s Day Flowers Inspiration

Valentine’s Day Flowers Inspiration

Fresh flower delivery inspiration for Valentine’s Day with Blooms Design Studio. Thank you to H-E-B for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. While I won’t make a gross generalization about an entire gender of unique, fierce, complex creatures and say that […]

Veggie Noodles 3 Ways

Veggie Noodles 3 Ways

Easy and delicious recipe variations for veggie noodles 3 ways with sweet potato, zucchini, and butternut squash spirals My latest food obsession is veggie noodles. They are so fun to cook with and guilt-free to eat! I have a spiralizer of my own but, let’s […]

Valentine’s Day Date Night In

Valentine’s Day Date Night In

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #StayInWithPasta #CollectiveBias The Setup Valentine’s Day is on a Tuesday this year and, while many of us will celebrate the weekend prior or maybe even the following weekend, […]

DIY Romantic Fruit Arrangements

DIY Romantic Fruit Arrangements

Each year my friends and family members hit me up to create homemade fruit arrangements for Valentine’s Day. I like to think it’s because I make them with so much love but the fact that these cost less than the ones they might order from a company […]

Galentine’s Gift Guide

Galentine’s Gift Guide

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to show your girlfriends some love. And, no, I’m not talking about a Carrie and Miranda miserably doing V-Day in the first SATC […]