Pushin’ it in 2018

Hey, you. Long time no speak, right? I know, I know. Things have been…interesting over here. But, I didn’t want January to end without writing about my goals for this…

Fall Cognac Crawl New York

Fall Cognac Crawl New York

I’m a vodka and tequila type of girl. But when I received an invitation to the Fall Cognac Crawl New York led by Franky Marshall of Le Bedoir, I couldn’t…

Aumm Aumm Pizzeria & Wine Bar in New Jersey

You should see my apartment before my love and I head out for a date. Balled up shirts and drawers from my jewelry box clutter his side of the bed.…

Tsion Café in Harlem

It’s funny how time changes your mind. A couple of years ago, I was set on living in New York City. I told my love I was going to come…

The League of Kitchens Workshop with Aiko

In high school, one of my closest friends was a quarter Japanese. Looking at him, you couldn’t tell. He looked like a lanky (after an insane growth spurt) black boy.…

Pompette Wines & Spirits

Pompette Wines & Spirits in Harlem

You might go into Pompette Wines & Spirits for a sweet red, but you’ll leave with much more than vino. My first time at the Harlem back store, I was…

The Reshaping

The Reshaping

I don’t know about you, but I shrink into myself when I’m not feeling my best. I isolate myself from friends, family and even my love who’s learned to give…

New York Vintners

New York Vintners in Tribeca

Like a man, the way to my heart is through my stomach, but I’m all woman when it comes to wine. Hubby knows this well so when his little sister…

Womanhood

A Beautiful Storm

She was a beautiful storm Dressed in layers of tulle Searching for her voice Fighting for power Constant state of push and pull Pull back Too close for comfort Push…