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Make a DIY Spring Flower Bar

Make a DIY Spring Flower Bar

I previously mentioned in this post that I no longer use my bar cart to house alcohol and such but that it still gets plenty of action, especially when I’m entertaining. Today, I’m sharing how to create a beautiful DIY spring flower bar for guests […]

Orange Lavender Mimosas

Orange Lavender Mimosas

Spring has sprung and with it comes pretty colors, patio weather, and the perfect atmosphere for brunching. Naturally, I’m sharing a mimosa recipe today. But these aren’t just any mimosas. They may look like your run-of-the-mill orange juice and champagne combo but there’s a little […]

Spicy Avocado Deviled Eggs (Paleo, Gluten-Free)

Spicy Avocado Deviled Eggs (Paleo, Gluten-Free)

A lighter take on a southern classic that doesn’t sacrifice flavor or fun!

IKEA Kallax Home Bar Hacks

IKEA Kallax Home Bar Hacks

How I turned an IKEA Kallax shelf unit into a budget-friendly, customized home bar with a few hacks using materials from Amazon.

Brown Butter Cod with Capers

Brown Butter Cod with Capers

An easy, step-by-step recipe to make a delicious and slightly indulgent dinner or lunch ready in under 30 minutes with just a few ingredients

Kulture Restaurant

Kulture Restaurant

Kulture is the newest establishment from Marcus Davis, the man behind The Breakfast Klub and Alley Kat (one of my favorite lounges) and the aim of this restaurant is to immerse visitors in the rich culture of the African diaspora through good food. Chef Dawn […]

The Blushing Bride Cocktail

The Blushing Bride Cocktail

An easy, bright, bubbly, blush-colored cocktail that’s perfect for anything bridal or feminine

My Neighborhood: Historic Third Ward in Houston, Texas

My Neighborhood: Historic Third Ward in Houston, Texas

January 10th officially marked one year as a homeowner in the Historic Third Ward neighborhood of Houston, Texas. My connection to this particular part of town started a long time ago, though. My mom was raised here–my house is actually on the same street as […]

Homemade Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas

Homemade Valentine’s Day Dinner Ideas

Valentine’s Day is on a weekday this year and, even when it fall on a weekend, many of us don’t want to be bothered with the hustle and bustle of dining out with millions of other couples. It’s kind of like last-minute Christmas shopping with […]

Red Wine Chocolate Cake for Two

Red Wine Chocolate Cake for Two

The perfect easy recipe for any time your sweet tooth calls but you don’t need a whole cake