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30-Minute Morning Routine

30-Minute Morning Routine

I love sleep. I love it like Oprah loves bread. Like Taylor Swift loves playing the victim. Like Kanye loves Kanye. A quick, 30-minute morning routine helps me get as much sleep as possible on weeknights. While my routine isn’t quite as bare bones as […]

How to Make Perfect Cheese Eggs Every Time

How to Make Perfect Cheese Eggs Every Time

What is there really to say about cheese eggs besides “Yes, please.”? I love cheese eggs, have been practicing making them since college and have found that timing plays the biggest role in this process. When you add salt, how long you whisk, and when […]

How to Hack Your Errands

How to Hack Your Errands

A collection of tips and tricks to help you handle everyday adulting tasks like a pro

Wear to Work & Play

Wear to Work & Play

Sustainable, versatile clothes to wear to work & play Thanks to prAna for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. First off, thanks so much to all of y’all who took the annual reader survey, which closed last week. I’ve been combing […]

5 Reasons to Vibe & Ride in Houston, TX

5 Reasons to Vibe & Ride in Houston, TX

Why you need to experience Houston’s newest active, social event, Vibe & Ride, for yourself. Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve participated in Vibe & Ride events featuring Beyonce (on Bey Day, known by some as Labor Day) and Erykah Badu (Badu on the […]

Girls Night Out at The Mad Potter

Girls Night Out at The Mad Potter

Experience Girls Night out at The Mad Potter with pottery, painting, and wine. Last week, I went to The Mad Potter with a large group of girlfriends from the Houston Food Blogger Collective for a girls night out, complete with wine. Upon arrival, we grabbed […]

Dash of Jazz Reader Survey

Dash of Jazz Reader Survey

Annual Dash of Jazz reader survey. Giveaway is now closed! I’m kicking off the first-ever reader survey to help me get to know y’all better and start working on a more customized editorial calendar for the holiday season and next year. The results of this […]

Travel Diary: NOLA Girls Trip

Travel Diary: NOLA Girls Trip

Recap of a late summer NOLA girls trip filled with food, culture, and #blackgirlmagic Where We Went French Quarter (Vieux Carre) The French Quarter is the most popping area for tourists. There are shops, attractions, beautiful architecture, and history everywhere. We walked and explored aimlessly […]

Night at Messina Hof Winery

Night at Messina Hof Winery

What to expect from a night at Messina Hof Estate & Winery in Bryan, Texas; featuring grape stomping, wine-tasting, and Texas history. You’ve probably seen Messina Hof wines a bit around the blog as well as my Instagram feed–from sweet red Beau in my red […]

How to Help Houston through Hurricane Harvey

How to Help Houston through Hurricane Harvey

What you can do for Houstonians impacted by Hurricane Harvey and resources for those in Houston, Texas.