Southern Collard Greens with Bacon

Southern Collard Greens don’t have to be difficult to make. We all have those family members who work on their greens all day. They have this special ingredient and that special ingredient. Here is how to make your collard greens stand out without all the work. Ingredients: I used a 1 pound bag of Glory…

Mychelle Skin Care Review

I was very lucky to find Mychelle Skincare in my local Marshall’s a few months ago. I’ve been using the products for about five weeks. I wanted to thoroughly test them before giving a review. Some of the products are expensive, so to find them at a deeply discounted price is great. This is Mychelle’s…

IPSY Bag November 2019

Take a moment to admire the cheetah pattern. I love animal prints. Okay. Let’s look inside the bag. IT’s Confidence in a Cream. Something went wrong with this sample. It looks like it’s dried out. I read the reviews, and it sounds like a wonderful product. Now, this makes up for the dried out cream…

Sephora Playbox November 2019

  You know I love sample perfumes. Versace’s Bright Crystal fragrance is described as a fruity musky scent. It’s got notes of peony, pomegranate, and magnolia in it. Lancome Youth Acting Serum. This has Bifidus extract in it which is an antioxidant. Lancome’s facial care is top-notch, so I’m sure this will be good. My…

IPSY Bag October 2019: A Winner!

This Bettie Boop bag is so cute. You get a bag every month with a $10.00 subscription Look at the black sequins on the back. I like Murad products, so I can’t wait to test out the Clarifying Cleanser. I can never have enough blush especially when it comes in a cute compact like this….

Sephora Playbox October 2019: What Were They Thinking?

This is the first Sephora Playbox that completely disappointed me. Let’ start with the good. Smashbox Photo Finish Primer. This is good stuff. I’ve received samples before, and the primer keeps your makeup on all day. Urban Decay All Nighter. I’ve been wanting to try this setting spray. Here’s where things went wrong. Sephora decided…

Classic Spaghetti With A Kick!

This dish is based on my grandmother’s recipe. I added a few ingredients (diced tomatoes, ground turkey, seasonings, and red wine vinegar) to make it my own. It’s easy and perfect for a crisp fall day. Ingredients Ground turkey Classico spaghetti sauce 1 10 oz can of diced tomatoes 1 small can of mushrooms  …

My Favorite Purple Lippies

Nearly all of these lipsticks and glosses were purchased at Marshall’s at deeply discounted prices from six to eight dollars. Purple ….a good purple lippie is hard to find. Here are my favorites. Marc Jacobs’ Creme lipstick in the color Scandal. This is a deep purple with a matte finish. It looks and feels good on…

Fall Decor for $1!

  I’m not the best when it comes to seasonal decor or any decor, but I put together some fall looks that might inspire you. The best part is I paid $1 for each piece or I used what I had. Of course, I bought the items at the Dollar Tree. I stuck some faux…

My Favorite Things for September 2019

This year I’ve focused on testing the beauty and skin products I purchase or receive in my subscription boxes. Over the last several weeks, I’ve tried some winners and some losers. Here are the results. Every time I wash my hands, this Bath & Body Works (BBW) Candi Corn hand soap makes me stop and…