Destination Africa: My First International Trip

My girlfriend said, “Pack your bag, pack your husband, we are going on an adventure to Africa.” We saved up for 18 months and paid for most of the trip in advance. Little did I know, the itinerary was still being baked. My girlfriend is the only person in the world I’d trust with anContinue reading “Destination Africa: My First International Trip”

MAD Moments: Andre Leon Talley and Darren Walker Part 2

Recently I had the opportunity to sit in on a zoom call that touched on the life and tremendous achievements of Darren Walker, president of The Ford Foundation. We wanted to feature these two leaders in celebration of Black History Month. The interview was hosted by the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) and theContinue reading “MAD Moments: Andre Leon Talley and Darren Walker Part 2”

Rebelle Rally: 5 things I learned from glamping with a fierce group of women

When I first heard of the Rebelle Rally, I was instantly intrigued. After learning how it celebrated women and showcased their badassery, I immediately added it to my bucket list. So when Mitsubishi Motors and Record the Journey, invited me to cover this year’s event- I was ecstatic! This year’s rally started in Nevada andContinue reading “Rebelle Rally: 5 things I learned from glamping with a fierce group of women”

My Weight Loss Journey + Tips for Healthy Eating

Do we even want to talk about 2020? I know that a worldwide pandemic has pretty much taken over the way we are currently living, but I have to say…2020 has been pretty good to me. Or should I say, I have been very good to me and 2020 is when I made the consciousContinue reading “My Weight Loss Journey + Tips for Healthy Eating”

Drive-In Movies: Are they Making a Comeback?

Are Drive In Movie theaters the next best thing? Or were they always the best thing ever. Drive-in theaters are alive and thriving now because walk in movie theaters had to close. Did you miss the drive-in theaters? I really did and I’m so excited about so many of them opening up again. That’s right, they areContinue reading “Drive-In Movies: Are they Making a Comeback?”

Tacos: Miami Beach style

Tacos anyone? Yes, please! Whenever I’m in South Florida there’s this one spot and I’m going to let you in on the secret. Located on Lincoln Road right in the heart of Miami Beach is Huahua’s Taqueria. I actually found this gem while watching the Food Network, on a show called Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives.Continue reading “Tacos: Miami Beach style”

Hot Air Ballooning in Orlando: Choosing Fun Over Fear

I love a good road trip, especially to fun and exciting places like Orlando, FL! There’s always something new to discover. I probably travel to Orlando five times every year or more. And let’s not forget shopping, dining and awesome spots like City Walk and Disney Springs -but we’ll leave those things for another postContinue reading “Hot Air Ballooning in Orlando: Choosing Fun Over Fear”

New York: A Birthday Well Spent

When in New York, one must eat all the things. Especially that New York pizza. There’s just nothing like it. On a recent trip for my birthday, I got to stop by my go-to classic eateries and discover some new places, too. Lombardi’s One cold afternoon, I was welcomed with the fresh aroma of basil,Continue reading “New York: A Birthday Well Spent”