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Naked Coconut Cake

Naked Coconut Cake

I tend to do most of my baking in the Fall and reserve cool desserts like this and this for Summer.  However, lately I’ve been trying out some fun and easy Summer cakes. Coconuts scream Summer, so naturally I gravitated to a recipe that allowed […]

Supper Club Dinner: Spring Fling

Supper Club Dinner: Spring Fling

If you’ve been following me on social media or read this post you may know that I launched a supper club. My idea to start a supper club actually started brewing last year, when a number of people reached out to me about joining my […]

Miami Girl’s Trip

Miami Girl’s Trip

We are approaching Summer, which means family vacations and perhaps girl trips are being planned. I’ve mentioned before that I grew up in South Florida (SoFL) and most of my family still lives there. I am the eldest of three girls. My two younger sisters […]

Mom Squad

Mom Squad

Before having kids, the Hubs and I had very full lives. We both had demanding careers that required frequent travel. When we weren’t traveling for work we would pick up and travel on a whim for fun. On the weekends we would hang out with […]

Parisian Brunch

Parisian Brunch

If you’ve been following me on Facebook and/or Instagram you know I had a Parisian themed brunch to celebrate my birthday last month. I wanted to share some tips on throwing your own Parisian themed brunch. I’ve mentioned here and here that sometimes I like […]

Original Chop Shop

Original Chop Shop

We are well into 2019 now. How are you doing with the goals you set for this year? I talked here about how I created a vision board and set my intentions for the year. One of my goals this year was really to find […]

Best Children’s Books for Black History Month

Best Children’s Books for Black History Month

Happy Black History Month Brunchies! Yet, another reason I love February (I mentioned my other reasons here). The Hubs and I have made a concerted effort to include books by black authors and with black characters in our children’s library. I think it’s so important […]

Galentine’s Girl’s Night In

Galentine’s Girl’s Night In

Since having kids, the husband and I have made less of a to-do about Valentine’s Day. We have a tradition of ordering in or making dinner at home and sharing something simple like chocolates and a card. I have made Galentine’s a thing though. If […]

Reflections: Two Year Blogaversary

Reflections: Two Year Blogaversary

It’s my two year Blogaversary and yesterday was my Birthday! It’s no coincidence that these two mile stones are within days of each other. Two years ago as my birthday was approaching I finally decided to take the leap and start Mochas and Mimosas, after […]