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The Journey

The Journey

Growing up on the North Fork of Long Island this field use to be filled with potatoes.  When I was 13 the vineyards started to take over the farm land, and I worked in this vineyard picking grapes to have extra money on top of […]

Hampton’s Vintage Market -Pop Up Shop

Hampton’s Vintage Market -Pop Up Shop

Whenever I find an amazing boutique I feel it’s my duty to share…and keep on reading, cause I’m also sharing a COUPON CODE with you too! On a recent visit to Westhampton Beach I stumbled upon this gem of a shop Hampton’s Vintage Market and […]

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

What we remember the most are not “things” but memories made and experiences shared! In lieu of tangible items my dear friend Kim has been gifting me iconic New York experiences for special occasions, and the quality time spent together is wonderful.  Last year we […]

July is Minority mental health awareness month

July is Minority mental health awareness month

Mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender or identity.  Anyone can experience the challenges of Mental Illness regardless of their background.  Historically, communities of color experience unique and considerable challenges in accessing mental health services.  We need to work together to […]

Cucumber Shrimp Appetizer

Cucumber Shrimp Appetizer

Chilled cucumber used as a cracker is perfect for a refreshing summer appetizer or mid-afternoon snack.  Up your app game with this dish that takes only 10 minutes to make and tastes as good as it looks! Recipe: Makes 20 servings Ingredients: 1 large chilled cucumber […]

Summer Makeup must haves

Summer Makeup must haves

Do you change your makeup routine for Summer?  For these hotter days I like to go with a less is more approach.  Fresh skin, a flush cheek, mascara and a POP lip are my go to look.  I always love to mix some new Summer […]

Blood Orange ginger “Mocktail”

Blood Orange ginger “Mocktail”

This Blood Orange Ginger “Mocktail” is perfect for long summer afternoons hanging with friends.  Tart and refreshing it is beautiful in both color and taste.  If you must take it to a cocktail Tequila would be my recommendation. wink wink! Recipe: Makes 2 servings Ingredients: […]

Tips for Creating a Meditation Practice

Tips for Creating a Meditation Practice

Mediation always seemed like some new age thing and I never really understood why people did it.  After reading an article about the life changing benefits of meditation it became clear, since studies show that the benefits of mediation are numerous with a long list […]

My 3 Favorite Products from Carols Daughter

My 3 Favorite Products from Carols Daughter

All natural hair care created by a woman… and born in Brooklyn… what’s not to love?    Made without sulfates, parabens, petroleum, mineral oil or artificial colors, if you’ve got curls you’re definitely going to want these products from  Carols Daughter in your hair care arsenal! Let’s […]

Margeaux’s Guacamole Recipe

Margeaux’s Guacamole Recipe

Who doesn’t love Guacamole…it’s festive and delicious!   My friends always request it of me as my dish to bring to any get together, and I’m happy to oblige.   Since I have been making it for years, I’ve tweaked the recipe a little each time until […]