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We're a family of four who likes to try a little bit of everything. This is blog is about...well, a little bit of everything. Read, explore, and enjoy!

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Essence Beauty Box: November

Essence Beauty Box

My November Essence Beauty Box arrived after Thanksgiving with even more goodies for me to try. This months box included the following items: DevaCurl No-Poo Decadence and DevaCurl One Condition Decadence Suave Professionals Moroccan Infusion Body Lotion Fekkai Hair Fragrance Mist Black Opal Color Splurge Matte Lipstick Smashbox Full Exposure Mascara I’ve now tried all five […]

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Essence Beauty Box: October

The beauty box that lets you look your best and help the community! Have you heard about Essence beauty boxes? I am talking Essence like the magazine Essence. There are a lot of beauty box subscriptions on the market out there. Why did I chose this one? The products are chosen by a team of […]

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Mixing Up Your Date Activities: Not Your Usual Dinner And A Show

Sur La Table

Keeping it hot with a cooking class at Sur La Table I have been wanting to take a cooking class for a while now. Not because I need any skills training (I do) but because I thought it would be a fun date activity. Initially I had planned for us to take this cooking class […]

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It’s Our Five Year Wedding Anniversary!

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Five Years and Counting! On, November 13th, the hubby and I reached a milestone…we celebrated our fifth year wedding anniversary. Alright you youngins, don’t laugh! My veteran couples of 10 years plus can tell you that this is a big deal. Shout out to my parents going 38 years strong! Whew! I am gonna keep this […]

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Hello Fresh – Meal Planning Made Easy?

Hello Fresh – is this meal planning made easy for the busy family or dinner impossible… Ok we are back…. it’s been over a month since we have written anything. I sincerely apologize for that! Now that school is back in session, I am back to working mom mode. My school is located about 35 minutes away […]

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Dang Toasted Coconut Chips

Dang Coconut Chips

A chip worth a second chance… I recently tried a new kind of chip…coconut chips. I had first seen these on IBOTTA-a kind of coupon/rebate saving app that allows you to use your rebates towards gift cards. I am a chip girl (like they are my weakness) so I was happy to give these a try. […]

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Homemade Strawberry Ice Cream

strawberry Ice Cream

It’s all about that base… I am not talking about the song by Meghan Trainor although I have been humming it in my head since I viewed my husband’s recipe for homemade strawberry ice cream. That’s right we are talking homemade ice cream! Jamal recently bought an ice cream maker and has been churning up a […]

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Apple Bacon Jam

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  I am not a very good follower of Instagram. I am mostly a pinner (Pinterest). Which is why I couldn’t believe I had missed the Bacon Jam movement. Not sure if it is really a movement or probably more like the new flavor craze. Anyway, I knew nothing about it until a good friend […]

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