DIY Distressed Denim Cutoff Shorts

DIY Distressed Denim Cutoff Shorts

There is no point in ever buying denim shorts (sorry retailers!) It’s simply pointless; it’s far too easy to DIY distressed denim cutoff shorts using an old pair of jeans, a pair of scissors, and a free weekend afternoon. I made two pairs of cutoffs in summer of 2015 and have practically lived in them ever […]

diy margarita recipe

DIY Margarita Recipe (Single Serving)

In Los Angeles, Cinco de Mayo is definitely a thing. Mexico is a major influence on the city’s culture. In the words of the late great rhythmic American poet Tupac Shakur, “It wouldn’t be LA without Mexicans. Black love, Brown pride, and the sets again…” Besides celebrating the success of resistance, Cinco de Mayo is […]

what to eat for clear skin

What I’m Eating for Clearer Skin

Either I eat really healthy, or really bad. I know what’s best for me in terms of eating right, but inside, I’m a sugar fiend, and the cookies be callin’ me… It sucks because when I eat too much milk, cheese, and refined sugar, it interacts with the hormones in my body to cause cystic […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

I know, I know. Another hallmark holiday. But a thoughtfully chosen gift can go a long way in expressing appreciation to the maternal ones in your life. After all, who has your back more than Mom? Check out this Mother’s Day gift guide with ideas for moms, sisters, grandmothers, aunts, and best friends. Mother’s Day […]

mothers day baking ideas

5 Simple, Delicious Mother’s Day Baking Ideas

Instead of making reservations, or starving during what will most likely be 60-75 minute wait at a restaurant on Mother’s Day, my sister and I usually cook for our Mom and Grandma at home. Cooking for the most important women in our lives is a way to express appreciation; after all, these women literally gave […]