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I know I’m supposed to start sharing tales from the Epic Homeless Vagabond Couch-Surfing Across the USA Road Trip, but you’re going to have to wait another day. 1,473 more words

The Essentials

Rosemary & buckwheat soda bread

Happy World Baking Day everyone!

I hope you’ve all donned your pinnies, rolled up your sleeves and are beating sifting folding and whisking to your hearts’ content in the midst of great billowing clouds of flour and ecstasy. 467 more words



In an effort to integrate color in my wardrobe this summer, I found this great looking mint trousers from H&M. I’m not typically the type to survive the day clean wearing white pants and I can say the same for pastel-colored ones. 210 more words


A Cup of Tea?

Explaining the very simple concept of sexual consent using the magic of tea

Sexy times is super fun! Especially when both parties are into it!! But some people get a little confused about  consent?! 595 more words

Tips & Tricks


It caught my eyes recently and I was having a crush on it. Like a stalking 15-year old , I googled what it’s called. It’s that thing that looks like a button-down but ends halfway through the shirt. 71 more words


The Essentials // Back in Black

 This week has been more difficult than most.

While I believe anything black is truly an essential {and not just because it’s my last name… 211 more words


Filling The Pantry: The Essential Spices

Being young, poor and single, stocking your pantry with the essentials can be a daunting and seemingly expensive exercise.

From paprika to brown rice, my next few posts will be your guide to getting started as a functioning adult who can create magnificent, intuitive dishes that are just so much more fulfilling than a bowl of Mi Goreng and a few slices of toast. 424 more words

Filling The Pantry