It’s no secret that my father is my best friend. In saying that you know it’s only fitting that he wonder why I haven’t been sewing tons of things for him. I remember all the stories he used to tell me about how my Gramma Carolyn used to make him and his brother matching outfits. […]
The Uniform: My Capsule Closet
“It might sound crazy, but I’ve decided to wear a uniform everyday.” This is what I told my sister one afternoon while we were chatting it up about our random goings-on. She scoffed, “a uniform? What do you mean a uniform? Cant you wear what you want to work?” Of course, I can wear any […]
Ivy Nove [handbags]
I’m back with another project! Dreaming up these sewing projects definitely help me hone my skills and they are so much fun! You guys know anything that allows me to be creative is exciting. I was literally half asleep and woke up with the notion to create a handbag line. Along with that nudge, I […]
Sew Easy: SewPowerful Project
I wanted to share a project I just completed for an organization called SewPowerful. “ The purses you provide are used in local schools and clinics in Lusaka Zambia as part of Menstruation Hygiene Management (MHM) programs. This simple gift – combined with re-usable sanitary pads and health information can make a tremendous difference in […]
The anticipation of visiting a new place is always exciting for me. Even in cases where I’m visiting a place for a second or third time! This past October I got the opportunity to go to New Orleans for a volunteer project which was up my alley. I’ve been volunteering since I can remember in […]
Eat.Pray.Love: United Arab Emirates
Its always been a hesitation of mine to fly far, ALONE. Last week I decided to tackle a big thing on my bucket list and close out the singleness chapter of my life. Check out my post 36 Things: Dear Destiny, I’m Ready! to see the list and the singleness chapter I’m referring to. Anyway, […]
36 Things: Dear Destiny, I’m Ready!
So Back in July 2010, my cousin who is an avid blogger, foodie and social fanatic, sent me a list that was published in Glamour magazine. “36 Things Every Single Girl Must Do Before She Settles Down” and I just had to do it! I immediately started going through the list and checking things off. […]
A 2015 TREAT!
My love for cooking up yummy things doesn’t stop with the people in my life, its definitely extended to my animal friends, our puppy in particular. Anastasia Alexis aka Lexy I got Lexy in June of 2013 as a gift for my daughter for “Mommy Daughter Day,” a day she and I share each month […]
Hey There! OK so! I’m totally new to this blogging thing, I hope everyone (if there is anyone) will bare with me. Social Media has definitely transformed how we influence, connect and share ourselves with the world. I guess I’m caught up in that too because I’ve been using social media for the better part […]