Published on 2013-05-17 00:01:50
Everyone is doing it on Instagram...
Published on 2013-05-16 17:51:44
Telling my friend she is so
Published on 2013-05-13 19:35:12
Summer of 1999. That was supposed to be my summer. First time alone for two months without a care in the world. It had been years since I was alone for so long. I became a mom at a young age. The kid...
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Published on 2013-05-08 21:11:00
Today was one of those days when I felt like getting away.
15 Miles later I was here...
And I found the best
Published on 2013-05-04 21:22:16
There are things that make me really happy some of those things are French. Why the Francophile obsession. The answer is quite simple. I am a brown girl and all the eras in
Published on 2013-05-02 19:52:02
I used to tell my husband when we would be traveling to far away distances that the ability of traveling so fast could cause the soul to have some type of delays. Some things to me are not "normal"....
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Published on 2013-04-27 17:10:03
Savannah Independent Designers Fashion Show...
SID (Savannah Independent Designers) is a showcase featuring the latest works and collections from a selected group of designers and jewelry makers...
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Published on 2013-04-24 18:44:56
On Monday I was extremely excited and I announced all over Facebook how I was done and over my adobe colored walls in the sun-room. I had found a new color and I bought the Aloe color. A cool,...
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Published on 2013-04-19 09:00:04
I am supposed to write a post to tell you about the Adelante Movement and what I experienced.
Published on 2013-04-16 15:45:39
It was 1:30 am when two of my four
Published on 2013-04-12 15:52:26
* Warning did not have a chance to edit I was also drinking a Margarita as I posted.
It seems the busier I get the more I abandon that which fuels and heals me. This time around Miami is...
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Published on 2013-04-03 22:01:52
Been waking up with words speaking through my fingers ready to be typed
Published on 2013-04-02 12:18:51
Last year I shared here on my blog about my first blogger conference and the life changing relationships I met during the course of it. I connected with some powerful, strong, opinionated and...
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Published on 2013-03-28 19:44:55
Published on 2013-03-25 20:50:41
I must have dreamed that I updated the blog because when I noticed it had been a week from my last post I could not believe it. I, in honesty thought that I had come here to share because last week...
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Published on 2013-03-18 22:23:58
The weekend went by and I kept fertilizing all of these dreams that I am trying to turn into reality. I am hungry and ready to work hard. I am focused and have kept so much restrain. Trying to keep myself tamed I dig my fingers into the earth and I p
Published on 2013-03-13 20:07:20
My body is craving colors.
Bright blues and greens.
Blue like Frida Kahlo's house and the greens you find on a peacock feather.
Intense bright colors that burn deep.
As a woman the balancing act is endless and I am ho
Published on 2013-03-08 16:50:40
This is how Savannah, GA begins the Spring season.
Published on 2013-03-06 17:51:37
Teachers always say that the only way to get your writing going is if you start writing. My thoughts are so jumbled up and tangled not sure where or how to begin. But I will begin by thanking each of you. For sending me messages, emails sharing stori
Published on 2013-03-01 17:39:39
One that came to me when I wasn't even looking. He came to me when my life was in total chaos and filled with fast and rapid changes.
Published on 2013-02-27 19:55:51
Spring continues to flirt and it is teasing me relentless.
Published on 2013-02-25 19:59:19
There's a spot in my house, in my
Published on 2013-02-21 18:51:05
The past few days have been spent reading the biography of Simone de Beauvoir, eating too many sweets and organizing. I have provided my space with the attention it needed. Now it's time I do the same for myself.
I will dye the white hair that h
Published on 2013-02-17 17:14:27
Have you ever sat down to watch a movie and the movie was so moving because they were speaking your language and you watch yourself right there on the screen and you are moved to tears? Then, the tears begin to fall and the only thing you are gratefu
Published on 2013-02-13 19:20:31
There are flowers on my bedsheets and polka dots on my silky gown.
There is cigarette smoke dancing with the nag champa frolicking in the pink morning light.
There are many bubbles on our equally pink drink and we look at each other and we smile.
Published on 2013-02-11 17:19:44
The meaning of the word antebellum is prior to war and most of my city was built on that foundation.
Prior to the American War and
Published on 2013-02-07 18:14:12
Playing the part of the dreamer has been easy these days.
All I have done is rhymed words that I am certain no one will ever hear.
Published on 2013-02-04 08:52:32
So the research has begun for painting and redecorating. I found a great color scheme on a wallpaper from Anthropologie which was not only ridiculously expensive but I hate wallpaper with passion.
Published on 2013-02-03 12:45:45
I went to the doctor and he said to me it is time.
Time for what I wondered.
To remove everything that makes you a woman he said.
Then I thought of the time when I was
Published on 2013-01-30 19:12:58
In a room filled with a fire, hearts on a string, macaroons and reality tv we are continuing the process of getting better...
Published on 2013-01-27 15:09:37
For some reason the age becomes cloudy almost ghost like in my head and for some reason I don't remember my kid brother being there, being part of my story , but better yet I can't remember my older brother either. Which means this is MY story.
Published on 2013-01-22 21:27:18
I went outside to instruct to tell my husband what else needed to be put in place and in order as I had already asked over and over to help me clean the backyard. Midwinter brings lots of debris but it also brings massive amounts of Chinotto.
Published on 2013-01-20 12:40:49
I once knew a girl so bored with her predictable life to the point she could puke.
I once met a girl that hated herself so much and who she was that she would continue creating paper dolls in the search of self.
I once met a girl with so much time i
Published on 2013-01-15 21:32:22
While half of the country is under snow and winter weather chaos we have enjoyed a Spring preview. Sunny skies and warm breezes and the need to pull out our flip flops. I splashed some polish on my toes quickly because Mother Nature decided to throw
Published on 2013-01-11 18:49:23
My boy left on Monday and with his departure he took a piece of my heart.
I am being honest and I am not exaggerating when I say this.
Published on 2013-01-05 17:29:59
My blogger friend Sofia says I should change the name of the blog to Cocktails and Life since I post so many cocktails recipes. I just can't help myself when I come across a good cocktail I want to share it with you.
Published on 2013-01-02 12:51:03
Published on 2012-12-31 14:14:31
My kid is home for the end of the holidays and we are over the moon.
I will later come back to share how moved I was with his homecoming.
my 3 kids
In the meantime...
We hug... we talk... we laugh... we catch up...
Baby M Bellydancing
Published on 2012-12-26 19:05:14
While I roamed the earth sleeping in houses that had no ceilings or walls... No roof and only the stars and all of the galaxy would cover me... I learned about the beauty and power of family. How no man is an island. I also gathered very quickly that
Published on 2012-12-23 21:10:52
The leaves continue to fall around here and I walk outside and I hear the crunchy sounds with each one of my steps. For a moment I close my eyes and I go back to Germany winter of 1993. I was walking on the snow with my baby strapped to my back durin