Freelance makeup artist Jasmine Wagner has a great passion for beauty. She recently launched her freelance beauty business and enjoys working with clients in the Detroit and metro area. “Seeing the beauty that [my clients] have naturally and bringing that out and not just changing the look entirely, that’s why I do what I do,”… Read More 4 Beauty Tools I Recommend to My Clients
Today’s post is sponsored by Great Lakes Brewing Co. (GLBC) I have partnered with GLBC to introduce you to their new Great Lakes IPA beer. All opinions shared in this post are mine. Being busy parents of five kiddos, it can be a little challenging sometimes for Travis and me to get out and enjoy… Read More 5 Ways to Recreate Happy Hour at Home
With Women’s History Month coming to a close, I thought it would be nice to feature an interview with a Detroit-based female entrepreneur who is killing it in her career field! Meet Rebecca “Becky” Scarcello, a woman who wears many hats in the professional world. She’s the co-host of The D Brief, co-founder of Michigan… Read More The 4 Career Tips I Recommend for Women Entrepreneurs
Detroit’s Chef Quiana “Que” Broden shares eight tips for vegan for beginners to help you transition to a plant-based lifestyle. She is now the proud owner of her restaurant The Kitchen by Cooking with Que located in Detroit, Michigan. This post has been updated to reflect Que’s new restaurant. Veganism isn’t just a fad– it’s… Read More Cooking with Que Shares 8 Simple Tips on Transitioning to a Plant-based Life
HAPPY INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY! Today we celebrate women from across the globe who have made a great difference for women everywhere. It is a day we show our appreciation for the women within our inner circles and in our communities. We honor the women in our family who have made a strong impact on our… Read More 10 Inspiring Detroit Women Share Their Thoughts on International Women’s Day
Last Sunday, I attended the Wrapped In Love headwrapping workshop at the Detroit Public Library. The headwrap group is founded by Love Rose. She stayed busy at the event with wrapping headwrap styles for ladies and teaching them how to create styles on their own. Despite how busy the workshop was, Love Rose stayed smiling… Read More All of the Beautiful Queens at the Wrapped In Love Headwrap Workshop
I know it just snowed, you guys, but I promise Spring is right around the corner. If you’ve been out shopping at your favorite retailers like Pier 1 and Target, then you may have seen their Spring 2019 home decor collection is already out. For example, Target’s Hearth & Hand is an exclusive collaboration with… Read More 4 Ways to Lift Your Home with Blossoming Spring Colors & Accessories
I don’t know about you guys, but I am done with all of this snow. Over it! I think this is the most snow I’ve seen since moving to Michigan in 2015. I will be so happy when summer is here. I would also say I’ll be so happy when spring is here, but you… Read More 30 Things to Do When You Have Cabin Fever
Happy Friday! Hope you had a lovely Valentine’s Day. We celebrated Valentine’s Day at home. Travis and the kids baked a homemade chocolate cake and we ordered pizza for dinner. What are your weekend plans? Travis and I are having our Valentine’s date this weekend and we plan on going to an art show. I… Read More #FridayVibes 2.15.19
Dr. Sabrina Jackson, T.V. personality and host of Detroit’s 910AM Superstaion’s The Essentially Sabrina Show recently hosted a movie night and relationship panel discussion. She asked tough relationship questions straight from the source: MEN! The relationship discussion included an all-male panel of six Detroit professionals. Each man opened up about their relationship goals and what… Read More Relationship Expert Dr. Sabrina Jackson Asks Six Detroit Men: What Do Men Really Want in a Relationship?
What’s up, friends?! I know it’s been a while since I’ve written. I hope you are doing well and your New Year is off to a blessed start. What are your New Year’s goals for 2019? This year, my theme for 2019 is growth and voice. I am excited because I am on a journey… Read More It Feels So Good to Be Back!
Did you know gardening therapy is good for your mental health? In this article, I’m sharing my gardening inspiration and 10 reasons how gardening can boost your mood! How was your weekend? Or should I say how was the last seven days? You may have noticed I haven’t been very active on the blog or… Read More Finding Joy and Peace with Gardening
Hi, friends! I loved Joseph Ellick’s article on “Make a Change” that encourages us to make seven positive life goals. Written primarily for a college-based audience, Joseph’s thoughtful words can also be applied to other life situations. I hope you feel encouraged today with Joseph’s encouraging advice on making a change in your life! Updated… Read More 6 Ways You Can Make a Positive Change in Your Life
Have you ever tried yoga outdoors? It can be a very peaceful and serene experience. Moonlight Yoga in Detroit offers outdoor yoga classes on the Detroit RiverFront. I had the pleasure of attending the Moonlight Yoga class on Wednesday, July 19th. It is a unique yoga experience you definitely don’t want to miss! Blue… Read More Moonlight Yoga Offers a Unique Twist on Traditional Yoga
Let’s talk about healthcare! I know healthcare and health insurance can be a touchy topic these days, especially with the spike in insurance premiums. Trust me, my husband and I are feeling the pinch, too. But healthcare is an important topic that everyone should take the time to learn more about. I had the opportunity… Read More The Benefits of Direct Primary Care