Outlet Mall Haul: Makeup & Perfume

I was bored a few weeks ago and stopped by the Tanger outlet mall. I knew exactly where I wanted to go…the Cosmetics Store. This is where you get high-end makeup for cheap. I almost drooled when I walked in. The cashier was explaining the sale to a couple of young ladies who looked bored….

Spanish-Spiced Salmon with Farro & Zucchini Salad

I just had to use the Blue Apron picture for the cover shot because it’s so pretty. My dish doesn’t look as appetizing but it was amazing.  I’ve never cooked Farro before, and I love salmon so I gave this one a shot. 1 10-Oz Skin-On Salmon Fillet ½ cup Semi-Pearled Farro 1 Zucchini 2 cloves Garlic 1 small…

Muscle Soothing Essential Oils and Roller Balls

I’ve been diffusing and using essential oils on my body for over a year now. It’s expensive but beneficial, especially if you have ailments. One way I save money on essential oils is by ordering from the Piping Rock website. They always have great sales. The company website says it uses “optimal and honest extraction methods while…

Diced Potatoes with Onions and Bell Peppers

I love potatoes and eat them in some form at least once a day. I call these hash browns because I usually have them for breakfast. But as you’ll see, they’re good with any meal. Ingredients 1 to 2 diced potatoes (any type you have in the house) 1/4 of an onion Red, green, yellow…

Subculture Palette & Vice Effects Topcoats

I’ve seen the Anastasia’s Subculture Eye palette all over social media and Youtube. I saw it a few times at Marshalls before finally purchasing it. I paid $20. The palette sells for $42 on the Anastasia website. What a deal! The colors are amazing in this palette.   These are some of the amazing looks you can…

My Nighttime Routine

I love watching nighttime routine videos on Youtube. I thought I’d share my routine. It takes me at least thirty minutes to forty minutes to get everything done. There are two parts to my routine. I have to prepare my meals and clothes for the next day, and then I have to get ready for…

Chicken, Green Beans, Mushrooms, Tomatoes & Onion Stir-Fry

I used to make this dish all the time except I used canned beans and Italian salad dressing. I came up with this version which is fresher, healthier and really tasty. It can be eaten hot or cold. Ingredients 3-4 thin chicken breast cutlets 1 pound of fresh green beans (ends removed) 1 small package of white…

Sephora Play: February 2019

Sephora is my favorite monthly subscription service. I’m beyond pleased with this month’s goodies. All for just $10. Where do I start? Clinique Quickliner for Eyes. This is a smooth, dark pencil liner that’s easy to use. Caudalie Moisturizing Sorbet. Use this on the face and neck. It contains grape water and chamomile. So relaxing….

IPSY Bag: February 2019

This month’s bag is perfect for Valentine’s Day. Pink with lots of kisses. F.A.R.A.H. powder brush. Another pretty pink brush to add to my collection. SUR.MEDIC sheet mask duo. One mask is for collagen. The other is an anti-aging multivitamin mask. I love masks. Touch In Sol Priming Water. I can’t wait to try this….

Pineapple and Teriyaki Meatballs

I came across a huge package of  Aidells Teriyaki and Pineapple chicken meatballs at Costco and decided I could really doctor them up. I have a generic pineapple meatball recipe. Check it out here BBQ & Pineapple Meatballs.  I think my new meatball recipe, maybe the best one yet. Ingredients 1 large package of Aidells…