With a crunchy peanut butter filling and creamy chocolate ganache nestled in a sweet and salty chocolate cookie crust, it’s like a giant peanut butter cup, but bigger and so much better. While it looks downright impressive with its perfectly defined layers it takes less than 45 minutes of active time to prepare, although you… Continue reading Crunchy Peanut Butter and Chocolate Tart
Zora Neale Hurston born on January 7, 1891, in Notasulga, Alabama, brilliant writer and one my favorite books of hers Their Eyes Were Watching God. “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” "I was born in a Negro town. I do not mean by that the black back–side of an average town.… Continue reading Happy Birthday Zora
It’s necessary to learn to be your own cheerleader in the good times and in the bad. It will help you on your journey to your where life is leading you. There are times when you will face rejection, disappointment, successive failures, times when the pain seems more than you can bear, times when you… Continue reading Being Your Own Cheerleader
Stress is not something any of us like feeling, but it happens every once in a while, when the world is too overwhelming for your inner fortress. The past week has been a wrecking ball for many including myself. It has been in full force. I am tired, annoyed, conflicted and anxious. But I am… Continue reading Self Care Sunday
I wrote this last year and after watching Surviving R Kelly last night on Lifetime, I feel I need to share this again: The Caping Of Predators In The Black Community. 04/28/2018 So this week has been something else. The breaking news stories and the fallout I have witnessed on Facebook and Twitter has been… Continue reading The Caping Of Predators In The Black Community.
Every now and then, we find ourselves in a situation that requires inner peace. These are the times when the emotions rise up, when there are anxieties, worries, uncertainties or conflicts. Times like this we need to create a place of freedom, inner strength and serenity. Affirm to yourself. I am now free. Peace, love,… Continue reading Peace
So what's not to love about apple butter, it will have your house smelling like Fall. Also makes great gift for the holidays or something to add to party gift bags! Apple butter is basically super concentrated, super smooth applesauce. It’s cooked for longer, which gives it that caramelized color and rich apple flavor, but… Continue reading Slow Cooker Apple Butter