Quesadillas for Cinco De Mayo

As you are all aware, Cinco de Mayo was celebrated last Saturday.  While we didn’t have a Cinco de Mayo party or anything, we did celebrate by having a Mexican themed meal.  Before we get to the meal, let’s talk a little about Cinco de Mayo. What is Cinco de Mayo? Cinco de Mayo is… Read More »


McDonald’s First Taste of Summer

Last week, I attended a berry filled McDonald’s First Taste Event in NYC.  The event was held at the Empire Hotel’s rooftop terrace and I got to rub shoulders with a lot of bloggers and journalists.  At the event, we had a chance to just kick-back, relax and enjoy some treats including: – Manicures by… Read More »

Five Great Crafts Kids Can Make For Mother’s Day

For caregivers, whether teachers, nannies, or even other members of the family, these five Mother’s day craft ideas are sure to make mommy feel special on her special day: 1. Multi-Colored Button Bracelet For this project, you’ll need, large multi-colored buttons, white beading elastic, one of mom’s old bracelets and scissors. Use the old bracelet… Read More »


Trying a New Skin Care Regimen

For the past couple of months I’ve noticed that my skin isn’t looking as fresh and radiant as it used to.  I used to get compliments all the time as to how good my skin looked, but lately, not so much.  Even my sister commented a few weeks ago that my skin was looking kind… Read More »


Getting My Glam on at Duane Reade

On Friday April 13th, my fellow Duane Reade VIP bloggers and I met up at Duane Reade’s flagship store at 40 Wall Street in NYC for a fun filled evening of beauty.  This store is unlike any other of the Duane Reade locations you may have visited in the past.  It houses a full service… Read More »


I’m a Duane Reade VIP Blogger #DReadeVIP

This may be old news to some of you, but I never officially announced that I am a Duane Reade VIP Blogger.  For those of you who may not be familiar with Duane Reade, it is a Drugstore, similar to Walgreen’s.  As a Duane Reade VIP blogger I hope to bring you tons of information… Read More »

Benefits of a Protein Rich Breakfast

The Many Benefits Of A Protein Rich Breakfast

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but many people either skip it altogether or fill themselves up with high carbohydrate foods. Personally, I just recently became convinced of the benefits of a protein rich breakfast, and have now made it a habit to start every day this way. The results of this… Read More »


M is for Mammogram

Not too long ago, I turned forty. I know that forty is the age where some of the more invasive medical exams start for both men and women. With that said, at my last doctor’s appointment, my doctor gave me a prescription to go take a mammogram. When I got home from the doctor, I… Read More »