7 Daily Cleaning Tips for Busy Moms

7 Daily Cleaning Tips for Busy Moms

The title 'Daily Cleaning Tips for Busy Moms' played on my nerves a little. I mean, what mom isn't busy? Even if you are a SAHM, and you have one kid, housework will still kick your butt! Never mind all the other things moms need to do! Nonetheless, I thought I would share a few [...]

3 Tips for a Better 2021 Vision Board

3 Tips for a Better 2021 Vision Board

Vision boards are amazing! Let's start there. They are freaking amazing and after the year we've all had, a 2021 vision board is definitely what we all need. I made my first vision board back in 2018 with a group of friends and family having a whole party. I have never been extrinsically motivated. So [...]

Blog Party

Blog Party

Hey, the loves! Welcome back to my blog. I hope you’re having an awesome ‘time between Christmas and New Years’ couple of days. Well, I’m interrupting. We’re having a BLOG PARTY! As Blogmas reminded me, there are lots of relatable, fun and interesting blogs here that I never come across. The idea of meeting here [...]

5 Natural Ways to Detox After The Holidays

5 Natural Ways to Detox After The Holidays

I thought my family and I might benefit from a detox after the holidays, seeing as how much food we ate in a short space of time. Babe, let’s skip meat for two weeks...” If you’re thinking my husband’s face drained of colour, you’re absolutely right. My husband loves him some chicken. As anticipated, we [...]

Struggles of Structuring a Home Routine with a Four Year Old

Struggles of Structuring a Home Routine with a Four Year Old

One of the things that have eluded me year after year since becoming a mother is structure. It’s not that I haven’t tried. I just so often found that things were better for my immediate sanity when I went with the flow. I know what you are thinking. Despite the chaos, for four years I [...]

3 Things I Would Tell My Younger Self

3 Things I Would Tell My Younger Self

What would you tell your younger self? That is the question of centuries old. The hashtag #By23 had me thinking about all the ways I struggled as a young adult, particularly during University. https://twitter.com/ShandeanReid/status/1307069155049435148?s=20 A few months ago there was a #By23 hashtag trending on Twitter. The origin of the trend was political, nevertheless, the [...]

My Family’s Jamaican Christmas Dinner Menu

My Family’s Jamaican Christmas Dinner Menu

So, even though COVID is rampant, the one thing my family can still look forward to is Christmas. I will have Christmas, dammit! The nice clean house, the Christmas beats, the movies, and most important, the food. Of course, as Jamaicans, one of the bigger aspects of our culture is food. Christmas dinner to us, [...]

4 Tips for Fresher, Brighter Laundry

4 Tips for Fresher, Brighter Laundry

It’s the holidays and we know as Jamaicans, Christmas cyah keep inna dutty house.Translation: We can’t celebrate Christmas in a dirty house. One of the consequences of ‘spring’ cleaning is a throng of laundry, stemming from changing curtains, tablecloths, coverings and whatever else you can name. It comes as no surprise then, that the satisfaction [...]