With Thanksgiving approaching, I am exploring not to use my same old boring white dinnerware and instead bring in some flavor into the decor without it being too festive because Christmas is still happening and we can have all the glitz for that. I cannot help it, but when I am at Target the inspiration in… Continue reading Thanksgiving Curated at Target
My daughter just turned 10 and over the weekend we celebrated her milestone birthday at a Bakery. Cupcake Wars, Next Great Baker and Cake Boss are the only shows she watches all day everyday. Splurge Bakery was the perfect place for her party! Before frosting the cupcakes for the Cupcake Wars Music Theme competition, the kids had to… Continue reading Splurge Bakery – The Place where your Culinary Arts Skills come to Life
I am a foodie that is true. However Caribbean cuisine will always stay close to my heart. When I found out about the NYC Caribbean Food Festival, I knew I had to be there. Met familiar faces and new ones too. Place was insanely crowded. It’s getting cold out and experiencing the hot flavors of… Continue reading A Caribbean Girl at a Caribbean Food Festival
For those of you who follow me, you know about this amazing event I attended This event took place in New York at the Frank Gehry-designed IAC HQ Building. The best of Spain was showcased and the house was full! Everyone was transported and experienced the Wine, Culture, Style and Diversity of Spain in New York.… Continue reading Spain’s Great Match: A Lifestyle Showcase (see photos and video)
What’s Halloween without delicious treats!?! The owner of Top Shelf Treats, Shola Agunbiade has some really amazing Halloween cupcakes treats! But before I get into them all, I would like to tell you about this energetic, smart, and talented Pastry Chef! Shola launched Top Shelf Treats in 2015. Baking has always been a passion of hers… Continue reading Top Shelf Treats Halloween Cupcakes! So Yummy…
Hubby and I were in Astoria the other night running some errands. We needed a quick bite but were not interested in stopping at a deli or a diner. So we walked down Ditmas Boulevard and Tru Astoria was truly the place for us to be! We started off with the Grilled Skirt Steak and Pineapple Salad. The… Continue reading Tru – Astoria, NY
I am a huge coffee lover. It’s starts my day, everyday. I thought I had my favorite coffee brand in my house until I had Mokafe. This coffee is made in my home country in the mountains of Beaumont in Haiti. For those who do not know, Haiti was at the forefront of coffee production, before the… Continue reading But First… Mokafe!