All Things Lifestyle

Meal Planning With Mealime

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Hey, Homies! I had mentioned on Instagram a few weeks back that I was going to put my money where my mouth is and finally start meal planning this year. Actually, no money involved but you know what I mean. I had been trying to start a meal planning routine for ...

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How To Treat Yourself With Rocksbox!

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Hey, Homies! So this year I have a list of short term and long term goals I plan to accomplish and transition into my everyday routine. Treating myself more is one of them. Since Royal was born I had been putting her, Sirr and our home before myself which most would agree ...

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Kitchen Pantry Major Makeover!

Monday, January 16, 2017

Happy New Year Homies!! I and a few of my blogger gal pals are getting together to share a few tips, tricks and DIYs for #10daysoforganizing. This collaboration was sent to me from the heavens at the perfect time.  I have been whining and moaning about how I wanted to get ...

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Holiday Avocado Hummus & Pita Trees Recipe

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Happy Holidays Homies! So this past weekend was absolutely positively amazing! #SpoilerAlert I got engaged!  At our annual Christmas party, Sirr proposed, and I SAID YES!  I will be posting a video sharing the party and proposal details later. But before Christmas sneaks up you and your holiday guests I wanted to share ...

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My NEW Create 365 The Happy Planner Tour

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Hey Homies, So as always December rolls around and I begin to reflect on how much The Handy Homegirl blog and YouTube channel has grown and what are the ways I can improve my growth.  I start by looking back and comparing my planners from the previous years and boy oh boy, ...

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#12DaysOfGiftGuides: Gifts For DIYers

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Hey, Homies! I am back with another titillating installment of #12DaysOf Gift Guides. Today will be giving you some ideas for the DIYer in your life. From the DIYer who started creating things yesterday to the DIYer who can't seem to find something not to take apart and rebuild. For the DIY ...

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#12DaysOfGiftGuides: Gift Ideas For Stay At Home & New Moms

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Happy Holidays Homies, Christmas day is getting closer and getting gifts for that special someone seems to be getting harder every year. So I have teamed up with six amazingly talented bloggers to create #12DaysofGiftGuides.  Below I came up with a few gift ideas for stay at home moms and new ...

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Cranberry Moscow Mule Recipe #HomegirlDoesTheHolidays

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Happy Holidays Homies! I am so excited for the holidays. Family, friends, food and drinks! I have been trying to get my house prepped for Thanksgiving guests for the last week and a half, and all I have managed to do is clean Royal's room, put up drapes I hate and ...

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Royal’s First Year Photoshoot!

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Hey, Homies! I wanted to share the pics that Royal took for her first birthday. My plan was to print the pictures for the grands and great-grands, but party planning got crazy. So it is definitely on my to-do list. The photos were taken by a friend ours, Courtney Coprich (, at ...

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Royal’s Flamingo +Pineapple Tropical Realness 1st Birthday Party

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Hey, Homies! It is bittersweet, but my little girl is now a one year toddler. Can you believe a TODDLER! Ugh, I can't, but I have no choice to accept that she will continue to grow. So in celebration of one year of life and our successful track record of keeping ...

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The Homegirl Life: Home Closing Day and VACAY Snippet!

Monday, June 13, 2016

Hey, Homies! I have missed you guys so much! I know I have been MIA in the blogaverse for some time now. I took time off because we recently closed on our house. The stress of apartment to house transitioning after a butt load of unfortunate mishaps occurred, moving and ...

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Try And DIY! Valentine’s Wine Jell-O Hearts

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Hey, Homies! In the spirit of the most romantic holiday, I decided to #tryanddiy and a simple valentine's dessert that you can try to create you and the one you love or for your upcoming V-Day celebration! Now, I chose to do this project because it includes one thing Sirr love ...

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My 2015 Obsession With Black And White Stripes!

Monday, December 14, 2015

In 2015, I was absolutely obsessed with stripes! Specifically, black and white stripes. They debuted in my first apartment with Sirr, continued to dominate my wardrobe, were featured in my daughter's baby shower decorations, and I created a black and white striped bedroom bench. I love stripes! So crisp and ...

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Friday, December 11, 2015

Last year I went furniture thrifting and found this awesome thrift shop in Tucker, GA.  I wasn't looking for anything, in particular, I just hoped something amazing would catch my eye and oh boy did this beautiful oriental piece catch my eye. I was truly inspired to #redesign this piece and ...

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