Banana Berry Breakfast Smoothie

Banana Berry Breakfast Smoothie

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HowDoYouEmergenC #CollectiveBias Taking public transportation to work and being a frequent traveler, it can be easy for me to get sick being exposed to all those germs. One way I prevent being sick year round, especially with the season changes is eating better and resting when needed. Part of my healthy eating habits is having breakfast...

3 Signs You NEED a Break

3 Signs You NEED a Break

Even though I promised myself I’d be more consistent, I definitely took a mini break from blogging last month. Since my trip to Greece,  work has made me so busy to the point where I just stopped writing due to lack of time. Scrolling through my Twitter feed a few weeks ago, I saw a flight deal to Puerto Rico and booked tickets for myself and my sister right away. We haven’t been on...

Discovering My Roots with Ancestry DNA

Discovering My Roots with Ancestry DNA

In school, I’ve always loved history and learning about other cultures. There’s no doubt it has influenced me to travel as often as I do. After hearing different stories of my family’s past, I decided to buy an Ancestry DNA kit online.  When I saw my mother’s results from a test taken sometime last year, it really interested me to do one myself. These were her results: 74% African 23% Asian 1% European 2% Pacific...

How To Be Productive When Working Remotely

How To Be Productive When Working Remotely

One thing I love about my full time job is the ability to work remotely. I haven’t used the option often, but it’s good to know I can still work while traveling. As simple as it may seem to just get out of bed and start working, it really takes discipline. If you’re new to working remotely or thinking about having a career where you can telecommute, here are three easy ways...

Girls Night Out for TORUK – The First Flight

Girls Night Out for TORUK - The First Flight

[box]I was provided complimentary tickets for TORUK – The First Flight in exchange for my honest opinion. All photos are credited to Errisson Lawrence for Cirque du Soleil[/box] A few days after returning from Greece, my cousin and I continued with her birthday celebration at the Barclay’s Center for the opening night of Cirque Du Soleil’s TORUK – The First Flight. We were still adjusting to the time differences, but were excited for our first Cirque...

Photo Funday with Friends

Photo Funday with Friends

For the past few weeks after church, I’ve been doing impromptu photo shoots with my friends NaysVoice and Kez B. We all had our different reasons for taking pictures; outfit of the day, stock photos for our blog and/or social media platforms, or in my case, to stop being so awkward in front of the camera. Besides selfies or group photos, I barely take any pictures of myself because I...

Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts

Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts

I’m trying Cize and in efforts to save money and cook more, I look to Pinterest for low-carb recipe suggestions. One recipe that looked appetizing was for Spinach and Feta Stuffed Chicken Breasts. Here’s my modification of the process. Season chicken breasts and cut them in butterfly form Mix the spinach, mayonnaise, and feta cheese in a bowl and stuff each chicken breast one by one Place the chicken breasts in...

5 Reasons to Support Bazodee the Movie

5 Reasons to Support Bazodee the Movie

[box]I was provided press passes to the Bazodee movie premiere in exchange for my honest opinion. No other compensation was received.[/box] BA•ZO•DEE (adj) A state of confusion; a state of love Last week Soca lovers along with men and women within the film and Caribbean entertainment industry gathered at the Play Station Theater witnessing Caribbean history for Bazodee the movie premiere. Bazodee is a Bollywood-like Caribbean musical and the first movie released by...