Baby I’m Star

I’m not sure what rock I have been living under, but I accidentally discovered a new thing (new thing to me at least) from a fashion photographer in NY…….I’m kicking myself I didn’t save his name and am crossing fingers I stumble on him again. Anyways, he was talking about a lens filter that heContinue reading “Baby I’m Star”

Sir Earl Palmer

Who doesn’t love an Arnold Palmer? And no, I don’t mean the Arnold Palmer the pro golfer although I’m sure he’s a great man. I mean the tea, you know, 1/2 lemonade + 1/2 tea= so good!! My cocktail is inspired by this. Made with 2 of my favorite beverages; earl grey tea and ginContinue reading “Sir Earl Palmer”

Joshua Tree in Four Days

I had no business planning a trip this past October. Travel was kind of frowned upon, and I was kind of scared actually. Deep down in the pits of my soul, I knew I had to put myself in a new environment. Work was intense (but was lucky to have a job) and home –Continue reading “Joshua Tree in Four Days”

Santa Would Love One

Not sure how I obtained a subscription to Southern Living Magazine, I have been getting it in the mail at least for the last 6 months. I have to say, I have enjoyed flicking though, turning the glossy pages, reading the good articles BUT best of all – the fabulous recipes! I stumbled on thisContinue reading “Santa Would Love One”

Holiday gift guide – support local!

This year has been quite a rollercoaster. But, I always like to say there‚Äôs a positive side to every challenge life throws your way. A couple of years ago Alessa, Ana, and Gisella had an idea to do something together as they were enjoying a pleasent afternoon at a cafe. This idea took some timeContinue reading “Holiday gift guide – support local!”

The Brownie and the Ice Cream

To celebrate National Brownie Day I hit the endless pages of Pinterest to find this recipe from bakerbynature.com . The title reads ‘The Best Cocoa Fudge Brownies’, and is it really ‘The Best’?? OH YES IT IS MY FRIENDS!! Head over to her page to get the recipe. She describes them as: shiny, crispy, andContinue reading “The Brownie and the Ice Cream”

Welcome Baby Lisa

And when you thought it was a little quiet…….HERE SHE IS!!! Our Ana had her baby girl, meet beautiful Lisa : ) We are all feeling warm and fuzzy. So let’s all congratulate Ana and Derian! I had the chance to meet little Miss Lisa this week and of course my camera was right thereContinue reading “Welcome Baby Lisa”