Nothing says summer to me like pie! And not just any pie... blueberry pie. There is just something magical about a flaky pie crust stained with the delicious blue juice of blueberries. :) Since blueberries are bursting here in Indiana, they are really cheap at the grocery store. At 99 cents a ... Read More about Blueberry Pie
I'm a little late, but happy Ramadan! Ramadan is a critical month during the year where Muslims join together to fast from sunrise to sunset. We abstain from food, water, sexual relations and bad habits (ex. smoking, backbiting, being angry) and seek a closer relationship to God. This month ... Read More about Happy Ramadan!
My baking obsession has hit again! It is 106 degrees here in Indiana so I honestly do not want to use the oven or stove for anything because the world is literally baking. To top it off, my air conditioning is not strong enough for the heat apparantly. For the last week the bedroom has been getting ... Read More about Nescafe Cake
Wahoo, time for another GlossyBox! This month, it looks like GlossyBox is switching the boxes up and everyone is not receiving the same items. There was a lot of variety in this box, and I was pleasantly surprised with the quality of the items! Overall value this month? My total comes out to ... Read More about June 2012 GlossyBox USA: Unboxing and Review
I'm late again for my Foodie Pen Pals reveal post! It seems like I am always busy around the revel day haha. I went to visit my mother over the weekend and was without internet at her house so here I am, posting late once again! This month was so funny, because both the person I was sending to ... Read More about June Foodie Pen Pals!
Recently, I signed up to become a BzzAgent. What exactly is a BzzAgent? It is basically a word of mouth marketing company that connects brands with interested consumers to sample and review their products. If your profile interests match a product working with BzzAgent, you may be selected to ... Read More about BzzAgent: BIC Soleil Savvy Razors
Even though the official first day of summer isn't until tomorrow, these last few weeks have made me feel like summer is already here! It is hot and humid here in Indiana and the summer sun is in full force. It was 94° outside today and it had me craving a cold treat. I resisted the urge to stop at ... Read More about Cherry, Blueberry Banana Smoothie
Yay! It is time for my foodie pen pal reveal post. Actually, I am behind in posting it haha. My life has been such a whirlwind lately, with so much time and no time to just sit down and do the things that I want to do. I'm about to head out to Chicago, for a little road trip with my husband. We ... Read More about May Foodie Pen Pals!
My Birchbox is here: the Gossip Girl edition! I don't really care about or watch Gossip girl, but I was pretty happy with my box! I was hoping to get the Sugar Plum lip tint, but the Dior mascara totally made up for it. Of course, first up is the Dior Diorshow Extase mascara. I was pretty excited ... Read More about May 2012 Birchbox Gossip Girl Edition: Unboxing and Review
The semester is over, but I'm busier than ever. I'm taking two courses this summer, as well as working two jobs. I was lucky to be hired in a high quality child care center to work with infants in the morning and for the evening I nanny for a 7 month old. I'm trying to sneak in exercise so I've also ... Read More about Healthy Cooking: Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry