In My Kitchen: Simple Power House Chia Drink

In My Kitchen: Simple Power House Chia Drink

This power house of a drink contains the superfood known as chia seeds, and it’s really easy to make. I love how refreshing it tastes, and I like to drink it before I work out. My son Jaden says it tastes amazing!   Chia seeds are high in protein, they have 5x more calcium than(…)

DIY: How I Painted 3 of My House Doors Matte Black

DIY: How I Painted 3 of My House Doors Matte Black

Our new house is coming together slowly but surely. I would love to have everything renovated and decorated but honestly we can’t afford to do everything at once, so we are doing what we can. I also read a great piece of advice that really resonated with me from an interior design article my friend(…)

Living in Austin Update!

Living in Austin Update!

Life in Austin has been freakin’ awesome!!! Since our move last December we’ve been blessed to make amazing new friends and we bought our first house!!! Jaden has even said that the kids at his school have been the nicest kids that he’s ever met (compared to when living in NYC and the DMV area).(…)

My Braid Out Side “Do” with Review for Bee Hold Curly Butter

My Braid Out Side “Do” with Review for Bee Hold Curly Butter

I can’t remember the last time I did a review for a hair product, and honestly I have not been taking care of my hair since I moved to Austin in December. You guys know how much work it can be to take care of natural hair and I just didn’t want to be bothered,(…)

My New Home Renovations: Kitchen Before & After Pictures

My New Home Renovations: Kitchen Before & After Pictures

I have finally been able to sit down and put together a post on some of the major renovations my husband Carl and I have taken on in our new house. As I write this, there are two men working on our stair railings (bites nails…). And for those who don’t know yet, Carl and(…)

I’m Officially a Home Owner!

I’m Officially a Home Owner!

Hey everyone! I know I’ve been M.I.A from blogging and one of the reasons is my husband Carl and I became home owners as of April 1st! It’s a two floor Cottage right here in Austin!   For those of you that have been apart of my journey here on UBB, you know that we(…)

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis Has New Show “Saucy and Sweet” Premiering on the Cooking Channel

Kelis has her own cooking show called Saucy and Sweet, premiering on The Cooking Channel Wednesday, February 26 at 8:30pm EST. I’m a self proclaimed chef and definitely a foodie! So it’s great to see an artist like Kelis, whom I love, branch out into cooking, and I’m excited to see her new show! Check(…)

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

New Video Directed By My Husband for SPZRKT

I’m excited to share this new music video called Universe! Not only because it was directed and edited by my husband, but also to introduce you to this incredible singer/songwriter SPZRKT (pronounced Spazzy Rocket). I’ve had SPZRKT’s songs on my playlist for the last few months, and this song Universe is on repeat!!! It just(…)