Mixology Monday

Mixology Monday

Welcome to the first installment of Mixology Monday, where I will be sharing custom recipes with you. While we have a colorful palette with our paints, stains, and enhancements, you can create even more looks for that perfect shade you are searching for. While we have...
Local Is The New Black

Local Is The New Black

Today is the official start of the Christmas and winter holidays’ shopping season.  Many of us begin with a grand plan of everything we will accomplish, people we will visit with, decorations we will deck the halls in, and gifts we will buy for loved ones. ...
Local Is The New Black

Thankful….

I am late (as is so often the case) getting my blog post to Lauren to work her magic with and post. When the blog posting runs late, you can still go to my Friday Favorites board and see my pins for the week. In less than one week, most Americans will gather with...
Local Is The New Black

My Little Black…..

Almost every lady I know has a favorite “LBD” that she knows she can rely on for being very versatile and ready to step up to use for multiple and various occasions. My personal fav is similar to this one from Macy’s.  The same can be said from a piece of black...
Remembrance and Thanks:  Our Veterans

Remembrance and Thanks: Our Veterans

November 11th each year marks the day, as a nation, we set aside time to say thank you to our military service members, both present and past. Like most, I am appreciative and thankful for the sacrifices that so many Americans have made to ensure we can go about our...
Local Is The New Black

TGIF

Fridays seem to come a lot quicker now that I have a standing deadline. The year is flying buy; I cannot believe that Thanksgiving is less than 3 weeks away.  Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.  It is the time when all people put aside differences and join with each...