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Major Key Kitchen Tools

Major Key Kitchen Tools

I am by no means a gourmet chef but I do know my way around the kitchen and have experienced trial and error with a number of tools and appliances over the years. In response to inquiries about my favorite knives, pots, pans, etc., I […]

Easy Pasta Skillet Dinner

Easy Pasta Skillet Dinner

Thank you to DaVinci® for sponsoring this Easy Pasta Skillet Dinner post. As always, all opinions are my own. Can I be honest with, y’all? I haven’t spent much time in the kitchen lately. Work is kicking my butt (in a good way), my social calendar […]

My Go-To Celebration Salad Recipe

My Go-To Celebration Salad Recipe

I call this go-to recipe a celebration salad because I always seem to make it for parties. It’s delicious but very simple–it calls for spring mix and/or spinach, dried cranberries, crumbled feta cheese, walnuts, and champagne salad dressing. That’s it. Five ingredients available at most […]

How to Throw a Cali-Themed Insecure Watch Party

How to Throw a Cali-Themed Insecure Watch Party

My birthday was last week and happened to coincide with the premiere of Insecure season three. So, of course, I had to throw an Insecure watch party and 29th birthday party all in one. I’m a big fan of Insecure and have followed Issa Rae’s […]

15-Minute Wonton Power Bowl

15-Minute Wonton Power Bowl

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BibigoKoreanFlavor #CollectiveBias Power bowls have been pretty popular for a while now so I thought it was high time I shared one here. What is a power bowl, […]

Bourbon Vanilla Birthday Cake

Bourbon Vanilla Birthday Cake

I’m another year older and another year deeper in love with desserts, y’all. This Sunday, I celebrated my 29th birthday with a bunch of friends, the premiere of Insecure’s third season, and this grown & sexy bourbon vanilla birthday cake! Last week, I put out […]

Easy Homemade Cherry Pop Tarts

Easy Homemade Cherry Pop Tarts

Have y’all been enjoying all of this season’s cherry recipes so far? Over the past couple of weeks I’ve shared an easy spritzer cocktail, and a twist on classic cherry pie–both made with the bounty provided to me by Northwest Cherry Growers. Today, we’re throwing […]

Whiskey Lovers’ Gift Guide

Whiskey Lovers’ Gift Guide

Since my birthday is around the corner (less than a week away), I figured I’d give y’all some gift ideas. 🙂 Kidding. Although I am a fan of whiskey, I’m not so much soliciting presents as I am providing some inspo for gifts you might […]

Goat Cheese Cherry Appetizer Bites

Goat Cheese Cherry Appetizer Bites

I’ve kind of been slacking in the appetizer recipe department so today, I present these goat cheese cherry appetizer bites. They’re one-bite morsels that are sweet, savory, tart, creamy, and a little buttery all at once. Best of all, they’re easy! Get into all the […]

Backyard Picnic Party

Backyard Picnic Party

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. #BlackBoxWines #CollectiveBias  Y’all know by now that I’ll take any excuse to throw a party. I […]