I always knew I wanted children, however that’s about as far as the thought ever got. I never really thought too deeply about how I would raise my children or what specific values I wanted to instill into them. I just figured that when the time came, or when we were planning on it, my […]
Turning 30 is one of those major life milestones. Sixteen, Eighteen, Twenty-One, Twenty-five, THIRTY. Jay-z said “30’s the new 20” but I swear he was probably closer to 40 when he said it. Dirty 30 Flirty 30 This milestone birthday has flair and fanfare, and apparently instead of mourning the end of one’s Fabulous 20’s […]
On a typical night I’ll come home from work and the gym with a bag full of fresh groceries to a husband that is winding down from a crazy workday himself, ready for a good meal. The routine is simple, greet him, put away the groceries, shower, cook dinner, and finally it’s Netflix time. It’s […]
For the first time in my life I’m just so happy being where I am. This was the moment I woke up and realized the present is a gift. Truly, I feel richer.
They say only the strong survive and I’d like to think that I am absolutely among the strong. But am I really when I suffer from a fear of failure?
Some days I get up and the world is in the palm of my hand. I AM SUPERWOMAN. Some days 2pm hits and all I can think about is the glass of wine I’ll pour when I get home. I am but a mere mortal woman. There is not a single thing wrong with that.
“Allow me to re-introduce myself…..”
Everyone knows the saying that absence makes the heart fonder, and I can say that when I’m away from my loved ones my heart triggers many emotions that otherwise are more subdued. When we finally reconnect of course the elation is overwhelming. That makes sense. Every day this summer is packed with excitement as I […]
I am so ashamed! Vacation happened, then school started (Orientation might was well be called Pre-school lol) and I lost my mind. I seemingly abandoned my readers and I feel extremely bad about that. Even worse, I have a MILLION recipes that I want to put up, I just cannot seem to find the time […]
*Don’t forget to vote for JG* Runs The Kitchen for Best Cooking Blog in the 2010 Black Weblog Awards. Click Here* I must say that I’m really excited about the growth of this here blog. It’s been getting quite the red carpet treatment and I never expected that. I cannot say Thank You enough. I […]