Football, I can’t say I’m a fan. 

Years ago, when I was dating Al Mayo, who was a former football player and huge fan of the game, we went to Bearno’s for some pizza. Everyone knows I could not care less for sports ball of any kind but I tried to be polite and feign interest. I asked who was playing and…

A Poem for Daddy

    I am my father’s daughter And proud of it. Dad,  You taught me to be humble for most things, To be proud of a few things And to be grateful for all things. You gave me life. You gave me strength. You gave me roots. You gave me wings so I could fly…

Review: Maybelline Great Lash Mascara in Royal Blue

  Trying out @maybelline #greatlashblue mascara Maybelline Great Lash Mascara is always at the top of the list of favorite mascaras by beauty magazines and beauty bloggers so I was excited to try it. I remember seeing it on my sister’s dresser when I was growing up but had never tried it until now. It’s…

John Legend’s Macaroni and cheese recipe (OMG, so goooooood!)

I made my favorite mac & cheese recipe tonight. The milks and eggs form a savory custard that holds the pasta together and is so delicious. I add extra paprika, black pepper, garlic salt, and parsley to the macaroni while it cooks to flavor the pasta itself. Instead of Monterey Jack, I use a blend…

Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

STD rates reach record high in United States Be careful out there, folks. Some of these things can kill you. I don’t mean just HIV and Hep-C but also HPV, as well. Many of the STDs and STIs out there are asymptomatic, especially in men, so you cannot tell by looking who has something and…

Review of Maybelline SuperStay24 Longwear Lipcolor

I tried out a new lip color. @maybelline #superstay24 #longwear #lipcolorwith microflex technology in #ConstantToast I don’t usually wear light lip color because it doesn’t go well with my skin tone but I like the way this one looks on me. I’ve always been more of a red girl but I like this color. It’s…

Chickpea Veggie Salad

I love this salad. It’s so fresh and tastes of summer. Some salads just sell themselves. It’s that bright, alluring color palette, the array of shapes and sizes of ingredients, the coolness of the cucumber, creaminess of the feta, sweetness of the tomato, saltiness of the saltiness of the Kalamata olives, spiciness of the onion…