Cleaning Make-Up Brushes

This morning I went to put some make-up on, you know, in one of those ‘just because’ moods. However, I was stopped cold in my tracks looking at the condition of my favourite foundation brush. It couldn’t ‘rerk’, so I abandoned ship and decided to clean them. Unfortunately, though, I was already halfway through the…

Dream Date, Marriage & Sex

Someday, my husband will take me to Napa Valley or some Tuscany Vineyard for a surprise picnic with grapes, cheese, wine and smooches…

Becoming Mother: 6 Months Update

I had my daughter 6 months go today. WOW! Just… wow! Already I have found myself several times over looking at pics from the day (night) she was born. She changed, grown so much. Will it always be this fast? My heart might not be able to take this.  I love this kid so much! It’s…

Un-Invited Pt 3.

The killer’s rage was not to be mistaken. The eerie body bag nearby shocked and confused the cleanup team.

5 Red Wines For Beginners

I love wine. That is all. While I do have a preference for sweet reds,  and I’d say my least favorite red would be Cabernet Sauvignon as I don’t much care for dry wines. But I thought I’d share my favorite reds with you that were particularly easy as a beginner to like and ultimately…

My Liquor Story

“… I prayed to God, Allah, Yaweh and every other known Being of Deity that if I felt better I would never, ever drink enough to be that drunk again.”

Does Size (Length) Really Matter?

TL; DR. The acronym means ‘too long; didn’t read’ and gets a bad rap because the user is labelled lazy and rude. But is that true? How many of us are guilty of this without typing it to let the author of a piece know? I know I am. As much as I love reading…

6 Ways to Make Money in College

Originally posted on COLLEGE MATE:
Most of us know all too well, the financial struggles of college life. This is a time when students are forced to scrape by on very little. Some of us even work full-time jobs, while attending college, just to make ends meet. But aside from getting a traditional 9 to 5,…

Un-Invited , Part 2

She had killed 52 men, and she knows the face of every last one. She would never forget. No matter how many there were.

A Beginner’s Freelancing Guide

Originally posted on Freelance JA Connection Network:
If you have been following our social media pages, you’ve noticed that we provide freelancing tips daily. Freelancing is a lot of trial an error, and we need as much help as we can get starting out. We’ve put together a basic beginner’s freelancing guide will help first…

My Favorite Phone Apps

We all have those apps that make our lives more interested or better or easier… So I thought I would share mine with you l. Keep in mind this list is in addition to WhatsApp, Instagram, Facebook, etc.   Toggl This is a great app for time keeping. If you are working on a timed…

My Foundations (Drugstore)

For a black woman of the tropics myself, wearing a full face of makeup daily is an absolute no-no. I just can’t do it. But most days, what does make it is at least a coat of foundation. I am a matte loving creature. If it’s matte or smoky, give it to me please, all day everyday……