Cilantro Mojo Sauce

Cilantro Mojo Sauce – Easy and delicious! This...more

Selections from China Glaze The Giver Collection

You may recall the display for China Glaze The Giver which I saw at one of my Sally Beauty stores early this month:I commented then that there were two microglitters in the collection. I am sure it will not surprise anyone that those were the two I came home with. The Outer Edge is on the left; Boundary of Memory is on the right.The Outer Edge is very small matte white glitter with a sprinkling of tiny silver metallic glitter in a clear base.Looking at The Outer Edge in the bottle, it looked like a layering polish to me, so I put Orly State of Grace, a grey creme, on three of my nails as a base ....more

New Dungeons & Dragons Rules Embrace Diverse Gender Identities, Sexual Orientation

Yep, I'm that kind of geek. I first played Dungeons & Dragons — the original edition — back in high school in the early 80s. Now my son plays. I was thrilled, therefore, to discover that the new version of D&D, which officially launches next week, is clearly and deliberately inclusive of a diverse range of gender identities, gender expressions, and sexual orientations....more

BlogHer BlogMe BlogU

It is with tear-stained cheeks that I must announce that I will NOT be able to attend this year’s BlogHer14 in San Jose. ...more

fresh air

we met up with my parents last weekend for some outdoor fun and a picnic. sean was gone at camp… it’s weird when there are only three kids with us! we tried to catch crawfish, climbed on the rocks and explored ....more

Strawberry Cream Cheese Muffins

Kid you not, these strawberry cream cheese muffins are one year in the making. When it comes to food and recipes, I’m constantly on a million different mental tracks, which means that it can occasionally take months for a recipe to go from conceptualized to in-progress to finalized. After making these muffins again this week, […] ...more

5 Unconventional BlogHer '14 Tips That You Simply Must Follow

DISCLAIMER: If you are looking for a “Are you ready for BlogHer?” post that talks about things that you should do to your website, how many business cards to order, and what types of shoes to pack for the maximum amount of comfort during the conference, this isn’t it. I repeat, THIS IS NOT YOUR TYPICAL, “GETTING READY FOR BLOGHER” POST. ...more
Hair appointment tomorrow. Laundry in progress. Comfortable shoes identified. Diet already out ...more

Florida Visit

In June we went down to Florida for our Beach Week. ...more

Weekday Wrap Up

It is Friday and the Premiere ofWeekday Wrap UpThis is a new feature on the 5 o'clock rush that showcases the pictures of Weekday dinners that I have prepared for my family. These are simple dinners from what could be in my fridge, freezer, and/or pantry and even a trip to the supermarket....more

Couple Love - Sheun David-Onamusi Loves His Wife Pass Chin-Chin and Groundnut

Some only mark wedding anniversaries, but for Sheun, his love for his wife of just over a year,Bukki David Onamusi, is shacking him, and he wants to keep declaring it every chance he gets. Today he celebrates their love as he remembers how she said yes to dating him four years ago. "My lover and best friend! ...more