With the weather being so nice and both kids in school, I am able to make myself my a picnic and indulge in some juicy reads. As much as I love things online, I still haven’t embraced reading books online so heading to my local bookstore is always a treat. So enjoy


The Couple Next Door by Shari LaPena


City Mouse by Stacey Lender


Year Of Yes by Shonda Rhimes


The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl by Issa Rae


We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


How to Murder Your Life: A Memoir by Cat Marnell


First Comes Love: A Novel by Emily Giffin


How to Talk So People Will Listen by Steve Brown


The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondō


Motherhood Is a B#tch: 10 Steps to Regaining Your Sanity, Sexiness, and Inner Diva by Lyss Stern (Author), Jill Kargman (Foreword), Sheryl Berk (Contributor)



Has the winter cold and flu season hit your house yet? It has for us, and hopefully it won’t last that long! I don’t know about you, but nothing tastes better than homemade soup from my now new favorite…so today, I’m sharing with you a easy chicken soup recipe that will be enjoyed by the whole family and its all thanks to this home appliances –  Cook’s Companion Wonder Pot, plus be sure to enter the giveaway below.  View Post



Growing up in the Big Apple, I never had the opportunity to embrace all that the city had to offer, not until the moment I became a mom.  See, when you become a parent you too become a kid at heart. So when I was invited to see STOMP with my 7 year old, in New York’s Orpheum Theatre located at 126 Second Avenue at 8thStreet, I was beyond excited.

You see, Stomp is an award-winning international sensation that has been around for decades.  So having the opportunity to take my 7 year old to see this phenomenon was pure excitement.  When I told him that we were going to listen to music, he was excited but, when I told him that he was going to hear music played from a broom and trash cans..he gave me the side eye…. View Post