diy coffee scrub

DIY: Coffee Lover’s Face & Body Scrub

This is dedicated to coffee lovers. I’ve used this DIY coffee scrub three times in the past year, with a noticeable improvement in my skin after the second application. In skincare as in life, the more consistent you are, the better the result. I’m pretty good about applying homemade masks on a weekly basis, although […]

spring wreath ideas

These Spring Wreath Ideas are a Breath of Fresh Air

Happy first day of spring! I get pretty excited when it spring comes, I just love the colors and flowers of the season. Lately, floral wreaths have been catching my eye. They’re a cute way to greet party guests for Easter gatherings, spring baby showers, and garden parties. What a fresh, fragrant way to dress up […]

cornish game hen recipe

Creole Cornish Game Hen Recipe

This Cornish game hen recipe is so easy and delicious. I made it last January for our New Year’s Day meal; I’m thinking of cooking it again for our Easter dinner main dish. Rubbed with my homemade creole seasoning, this version of Cornish hen is baked in a cast iron skillet, yielding maximum flavor with […]

apple cider vinegar hair rinse

How to Do an Apple Cider Vinegar Hair Rinse

This winter, I got a little bored with my hair routine and began wearing it flat ironed straight. I enjoyed having a different hairstyle but repeated blow-drying and flat-ironing sucked the life out of my curls. There are areas that won’t curl like before, which is a problem since I wear my hair curly the […]