My weight is higher than normal and I am not happy about it! You may be able to relate. After a whirlwind of celebrations this past year (my firstborn daughter married my wonderful new son-in-love and the feasting was reminiscent of Biblical times!) I got a little comfortable. It is now time to regroup –and…Read more Spring Training Time ~Vacation Ready in 3, 2, 1!
Everything about Jamaica's tourist culture, the beauty of the island, and it's one love philosophy made it the perfect destination for our 25th wedding "anniversarymoon". Even though the Sandals brand is well established, it can be tough to decide between their nine resort locations in Jamaica. This review of Sandals Royal Caribbean is unsolicited,…Read more The Lady’s Practical Guide To Visiting Sandals Royal Caribbean
Makeup is one of many art mediums. It enhances personal beauty and branding when used routinely. Getting glammed up is one of my favorite outward expressions of self-care and femininity! Listen, if a product works, it works. There is no need to pay for a celebrity endorsement unless the makeup outperforms other less expensive brands.…Read more The List: High Performing Inexpensive Make-up Brands
My husband is one of them. I knew that he read comic books while growing up and still most enjoys the superhero action movie genre. It was only recently that I discovered the genius that he was about to employ once he joined an elite group of peers. The meeting place was our city's Comic-Con.…Read more Three Things I Learned From My First Comic-con Experience
So I am working on developing my sense of humor. I can be a deep thinker, and have learned over the years to value meaningful, focused study. There are so many health benefits attributed to laughter and lightheartedness that we can't ignore its importance. How do those of us who's Netflix list consists of documentaries bring…Read more Laughter Is The Best Medicine
The National Museum of African American History and Culture opened with great fanfare on September 24, 2016. The purpose of the museum is to document African American life, history, and culture. Like so many others, I could hardly wait to visit this 19th addition to the Smithsonian institution. My visit left me beyond impressed, moved, and greatly inspired! I am…Read more The Lady’s Practical Guide To Visiting Smithsonian’s New NMAAHC
Christmas is my absolute favorite time of the year, although for many it evokes feelings of depression. Advanced stages of the blues should be brought to the attention of a counselor or physician. For those who simply feel a bit melancholy as the season nears, I am going to count off a few of life's little pleasures to…Read more Christmas ~ All Is Merry & Bright