February Favorites 2017

It’s already the end of February and I’m back with sharing my favorites for the month. In January I shared my five favorite hair and beauty products and this month I’m including things that have been holding my interest. If you’re interested in what I’ve been into lately, below are my five February Favorites (say that 3xs fast). e.l.f. Cosmetics Blush Palette As an e.l.f beauty squad member, I’ve been getting...

15 Life Lessons Learned on the Hike to Sant Jeroni

15 Life Lessons Learned on the Hike to Sant Jeroni

I try my best to learn SOMETHING new when traveling solo and my recent hike to Sant Jeroni in Montserrat was definitely life changing. The highest peak is 1,236 m (4,055 ft), the hike is an estimated 4-5 hours going up and down, but it took me close to 7. I wanted to turn back so many times, but I happy to say I completed it. Here are fifteen life lessons learned when...

Ancestry DNA Kit Results

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A few months ago, I shared an overview of the Ancestry DNA kit process after sending my sample in the mail. My love for history, travel and my mother’s DNA kit results were all inspiration for trying it on my own. The average wait to get your Ancestry DNA Kit results is 6-8 weeks and I received my results in about three. As mentioned in order to see the results, you...

3 Ways I’m Looking to Grow in 2017

3 Ways I'm Looking to Grow in 2017

I took a break for the past few days to spend time with friends and family, practice self care and map out how I want this year to go. Last year I set goals and pushed myself to Do Better and it resulted in me becoming [somewhat] more consistent and realizing the value I have in the platforms I’ve created. I decided that my goal for 2017 will be Growth. Grow /ɡrō/ verb to become...

Celebrate the Season with Cranberries

Celebrate the Season with Cranberries

Adding to food, drinks or desserts, nothing says the holiday season like cranberries! A few weeks ago, I shared a quick and easy recipe for a Non Alcoholic Cranberry & Lime Spritzer perfect for friends or kids at holiday parties. In celebration of the season, I’m sharing a roundup of cranberry themed posts from members in my Social Fabric community. I hope one of the posts catches your interest so you can create more holiday memories with your family.  ...

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses to Support This Holiday

Can you believe Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are literally days away? Holiday 2016 is here and rather than being lazy again linking to other Caribbean & Black Owned Business Gift Guides, I decided to compile my own. If you’ve been wanting to Buy Black lately, here’s a list of 100+ Caribbean and Black Owned Businesses that you can support this holiday season. Bags, Jewelry, Shoes Accessories 2 Chic Designs...

Non Alcoholic Cranberry & Lime Spritzer

Non Alcoholic Cranberry & Lime Spritzer

It’s the holiday season and that means holiday parties and dinners galore. For holiday parties, there should be options available for friends who don’t drink and designated drivers. If you’re hosting a Holiday party this year, here’s a quick and easy recipe for a Non Alcoholic Cranberry & Lime Spritzer. [ingredients title=”Ingredients”] Place your list items here Cranberry Juice (or cranberry lime juice) Lime Sparkling water (or 7Up, Sprite, seltzer water)...