The Best Holiday Cookie Recipe!

Hershey’s Peanut Butter Blossoms Recipe

Thanksgiving…a time for giving thanks, spending time with family and loved ones…and of course, THE FOOD!!! I’m sure all of my readers have their go-to Thanksgiving traditions and meals that they enjoy, but I wanted to share my absolute favorite holiday dessert that I make every year at Thanksgiving and Christmas time: Hershey’s Peanut ButterRead more

Weekend Wrap-up: Fall Fashion, Birthday/Book Signing, and Rainy Day Polka Dots! 

Hello Socialites! It’s been a rough couple of weeks at work, so I apologize for the lack of posts. I’m feeling like Timbaland right now: “It’s been a long time…I shouldn’t have left you. Without a dope post to step to.” #cornymoment This past weekend was epic ya’ll!!! We celebrated my mother’s 65th birthday withRead more

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ever!

As the Fall weather begins to turn crisp, my passion for baking always reignites. This time of year inspires me to pull out the cinnamon, nutmeg, pumpkin, apples, etc. and bake yummy pies, cobblers, and cakes! Nothing, however, tops the Chocolate Chip Cookie, which ranks #1 on my list of all time favorite, quickly comfortingRead more

My Favorite Podcasts

Hi Socialites! 👋🏾 My post today is going to be a little different from the normal fashion & beauty posts, because I wanted to share my favorite podcasts with you guys! I got into podcasts when I first got my iPhone 6S Plus (a little old now, I know!) and began actually paying attention toRead more

Saturday Blue at Lucky 32

Today we celebrated my sister’s 40th birthday at Lucky 32, which is at the top of my list of great restaurants in Greensboro. It’s always a good time when getting together with family and friends for occasions like these, and today was no exception! The food and fellowship were both so enjoyable, and the birthdayRead more

Strolling through Downtown Greensboro

I’m a little late posting this edition of “Sunday Stroll”, but this week we did Downtown Greensboro, so that Bella could go to Center City Park, and see the beauty that is Elm St. during Summer and Fall! My husband, Bella, my mother (and Photographer), and I all decided to go strolling through downtown forRead more

Overcoming the Pull of My Phone 

Recently, I came across a quote by Jessica Seinfeld that made me take a hard, honest look at myself. Wow.  How many times have I been guilty of this one? My first reaction was to rationalize it by thinking “I’m a blogger…my business is my phone, and social media!”  But the reality is that IRead more

Receiving the Liebster Award for Blogs! 

Hello Socialites! Have I got some exciting news! I’ve been nominated for the Liebster Blog Award, by the wonderfully talented Maria, the writer of Sunlight of the Mind, a food and lifestyle blog! (Go check out her blog! ✨ It’s amazing!)  I have been blown away by the support I’ve received from the blogging community,Read more

Finding Your Monday Motivation

I am soooo not a morning person. For me, waking up is a daily struggle that entails hitting the snooze button in rapid succession (why does 5 minutes fly by so quickly when snoozing, but a minute lasts a dang hour on my treadmill?); waking up and lying in bed thinking about how much IRead more

Friday Faves: Fall Scents

I recently took a little trip to Bath & Body Works to check out some Fall fragrances. I am a huge fan of scented lotion and body sprays, as they provide a change from my go-to perfumes (Viktor and Rolf’s Flowerbomb, and Far Away by Avon-don’t laugh…I’m an old soul! 😬) Bath & Body WorksRead more