After being shut indoors during the winter months, it will soon be time for us to come out of hibernation and get into the swing of spring. Thursday, March 19th marks the return of warmer temperatures. In order to make an easy transition from winter to spring, we must prepare for it — starting with the not-so-fun task of spring cleaning. Spring cleaning is the practice of thoroughly cleaning a house in the springtime and improves the air quality of your home. This may include finally cleaning out those closets, getting rid of worn down furniture, changing out your home decor to something airier, and so much more. Before you get overwhelmed, let me help you. Peep the below list of spring cleaning tips to make your home your springtime oasis!
Continue reading “10 Spring Cleaning Tips To Make Your Home A Springtime Oasis”
When the time comes for me to create my grocery list for the week, I always find myself scouring Pinterest for quick and easy dinner recipes before I head out to the grocery store. I don’t know about you, but I prefer meals that do not require a lot of ingredients, steps, and something that will last me for at least another night. So, my Pinterest search usually looks something like, “cooking recipes easy” or “6-ingredient meals.” Don’t get me wrong, there are some nights where I’m actually in the mood to prepare something a little more exquisite if you will, but more often than not, I like to keep it simple.
Continue reading “Quick & Easy 6-Ingredient Cheesy Taco Pasta Recipe”
As part of my goals for the new year to take back control of my diet, I’ve started incorporating a smoothie into my morning routine. In an effort to ensure that my body is receiving the vitamins, nutrients, and antioxidants needed to function properly throughout the day, I’ve been using fruit and vegetable smoothies as a way to pack several health benefits into one glass. As a result, I’m less tired, more energized, and my skin is doing amazing. Last week, I provided you with a few tips for clear and glowing skin, including the incorporation of smoothies. So, this week I thought it would only be right to follow up with a list of easy and delicious smoothie recipes for your convenience!
Continue reading “4 Super Quick & Easy Smoothie Recipes”
Have you ever been staaarving, but after a long day of work, the last thing you want to do is come home and stand over a stove all night? Trust me, I know the feeling. During the week, I’m usually looking for something quick and easy, but super tasty. This pepper steak recipe is perfect for that weeknight that you would rather spend more time relaxing than cooking. In just 30 minutes and with a handful of ingredients, you can have this delicious meal ready with a glass of wine and your favorite movie or TV show!
Continue reading “Quick & Easy Pepper Steak Recipe”
Recently I posted to my personal Facebook account stating that I wish I received one dollar for every time someone insisted that I become an interior decorator. This came after a conversation with my cousin at one of our family gatherings where he expressed how much he and his girlfriend loved my taste in decor and maintains that I should consider taking it more seriously. The status was accompanied by a few seasonal decor photos of my living room, including a more recent picture I took after adding a few new home decor accents.
Continue reading “Home Decorating Guide: 6 Affordable Home Decor Accents Hand-Selected By XOXO Kesha”
A couple of months ago, I came across a viral Facebook meme that read, “Check on ya’ll friends born in 1989; next year they turn 30.” Humorously, I shared the meme with a response that said, “Okay. First of all, mind ya business.” Although myself and a few of my Facebook friends had a good laugh about it, it’s true and almost surreal. This October, I will be 30.
Continue reading “Why I Decided To Let Go Of The “By This Age” Mentality”
I can’t believe it’s November, which means it’s officially holiday season! Between all of the upcoming holiday gatherings and Christmas shopping, the next couple of months will be a very busy time for us all.
Continue reading “4 Wines To Bring To Your Family’s Next Holiday Gathering”
It’s almost calming season, which means the summer-hype is coming to an end, the kids are headed back to school, the holidays are slowly approaching, and the temperatures will soon begin to cool. Aside from having an autumn birthday, another exciting thing about this time of year is being able to switch up my home decor.
Continue reading “7 Fun & Simple Ways To Decorate Your Home This Fall”
With Mother’s Day now less than two weeks away, there’s not much time left to decide on a gift to give the phenomenal and prominent women in your life. And even with a ton of resources and gift guides available online, searching for the perfect gift can still be an overwhelming process. In this specific blog post, I wanted to zero in on a specific kind of mom and that is one who loves wine and champagne!
Continue reading “Gift Ideas For Moms Who Love Wine & Champagne”