Birthday Brunch by Chef Vicky

By |January 20th, 2018|Categories: Brunches, Events, Houston Brunches|

My dad turned at the end of last year and as you would expect, we wanted to do something special!  My sister came up with the genius idea to hire a private chef to cook [...]

Dinner at Mastro’s

By |January 18th, 2018|Categories: Dinner, Houston Eats|

I tried my best to leave all of my 2017 dining experiences in 2017, but I have just one more to share.  I rounded out the holiday season with a stop over to the brand [...]

How to Travel for the LOW

By |January 10th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Tricks, Traveling Foodie|

More than anything I want everyone especially black women to experience the joys of traveling far and wide!  Before I actually started traveling, I had misconceptions on the actual costs involved.  Once I stepped into [...]

Cinnamon Olive Oil Gelato

By |January 7th, 2018|Categories: Recipes|

I know you read that title and thought olive oil and gelato do NOT go together.  Hear me out though!  A few weeks back the company Zucchi sent me some olive oil with no strings [...]

Black Girls Who Brunch Guide to Rome

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: City Guides, Traveling Foodie|

Hey friends! I took a vacation from my vacation and rested up before heading back to work.  As typical with any part time bloggers, a vacation from my day job means time to dedicate to [...]

The Bricks Rome Hostel

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Traveling Foodie|

People, NOT ME, think that I may be a bit high maintenance.  So when I told them that we stayed in a hostel in Rome mouths dropped.  Look, high maintenance aside, I really thought I [...]

New Year’s Eve in Rome!

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Traveling Foodie|

Our last full day in Rome just so happened to be the last full day of 2017!  We spent weeks trying to find things to do for New Year's Eve researching online about public fireworks [...]

Getting Around Rome

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Traveling Foodie|

My sister and I spent a week in Rome and managed to use a lot of modes of transportation during our visit.  Here is my takes on the options as well as some tips for [...]

The Food in Rome

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Traveling Foodie|

The main reason Rome has remained at the top of my bucket list for years? THE FOOD! I wanted to dine on all of the pasta, pizza and gelato that my stomach could contain! Here [...]

Day Trip to Amalfi Coast

By |January 5th, 2018|Categories: Traveling Foodie|

*Cues Upgrade You by Beyonce*  Look, I have wanted to visit the Amalfi Coast ever since Jay-Z mentioned it in his verse on Upgrade You a decade ago.  Over the years images of the beautiful [...]