Food & Drink

Luxury Baby Shower

Luxury Baby Shower

Who’s ready for some more baby shower fun!?! I love the beautifully shot video below that captures the perfect day Kayli and I had celebrating our little men with some of our favorite people. Never did I think I would have such a luxury baby shower! Believe me when I say I’m constantly reminding myself [...]

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3 Baby Shower Favor Ideas

baby shower favor ideas

Hi! In the video below my pregnant partner in crime Kayli and I are sharing 3 super cute and easy baby shower favor ideas. We tested them out a few weeks back at our own shower (more on that in the next few weeks!) and they were all a huge hit. I’m personally not much [...]

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Goodbye 2013! Hello 2014!

Sharzad Kiadeh

The end of the year is a great time reflect, think about what you’ve accomplished, and where you want to go the following year. As I look back at my lyfe I can’t help but think that this was one of the best years I’ve ever had. For that, I want to say a big thank [...]

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Holiday Gift Guide for Men

Holiday gift guide for men

Shopping for the men in your world can get overwhelming and possibly stressful. If you’re drawing a blank on ideas, don’t fret, I’ve compiled a list of things that are perfect for brothers, hubbies, manfriends, dads or any other guys you’re splurging on this holiday season. 1) Johhny Walker Blue Label:Perfect for the refined gentleman [...]

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Babymoon in Maui

Gazebo Maui

Below is my Babymoon guide to Maui and as a disclaimer this was only my second time to Maui, but I can say with confidence that the places below are some of the best on the island.  Ritz Carlton: If you’re looking for a lux resort perfect for couples, babymooners, or families who love to be [...]

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Cavatina at Sunset Marquis

Cavatina Sunset Marquis

The Monday before I jetted off on my babymoon I was invited to experience the new and improved restaurant at the Sunset Marquis Hotel other wise known as Cavatina. I’m almost embarrassed to admit, but up until about two years ago I had never stepped foot onto the Sunset Marquis property. Having lived in LA for [...]

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Mini Sweet Potato Pies

Sweet Potato Pie recipe

The last time I baked a pie I believe I was about 11 years old but yesterday I had the overwhelming to urge to whip something up. I don’t know what came over me- but I blame everything on my little nugget! Since I already had some sweet potatoes in the oven I figured I [...]

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Eat’n Good N the Hood

Encuentro Café Oakland

Be honest, what comes to mind when you think about the city of Oakland, California. Is it perhaps gangs, crack, violence and maybe a little Too Short!? I’m here to tell you that while those things may still exist in the Biggity Biggity O, there are also a lot of exciting new developments happening, like [...]

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Staying Healthy During the Holidays

Vegan Pumpkin Smoothie

Happy Friday everyone! I hope all my fellow Southern Californians have something outdoors planned this weekend because it’s going to be HOT HOT HOT! No cozy sweaters in my future. It’s hard to imagine the holidays are so close especially with this scorching heat, but on yesterday’s episode of TMV the ladies and I discussed [...]

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