Coffee Talk

It’s been a busy week so I can think of no better way to kick-off the weekend than with girl power inspiration and coffee! Rocky Coronado moved her business – Rocky’s Road Brew – from her hometown Austin, Texas to Southwest Detroit this year after only a handful of visits and no family ties. In … More Coffee Talk


Today was a hard day to be an adult but I’d live it over a thousand times because it was the best day to be a mom. Lucas is amazing and he blew me away constantly. He’s so smart, sweet and funny – I don’t know how I got so lucky. Lucas gave the BEST … More Moments

Life Lately

Social media can be exhausting but sometimes it can be inspiring too. My cousin Johannah shared this picture and it really brightened my spirits. A beautiful view of Detroit and a rare double rainbow during Pride Month – it’s hard not to feel hopeful when you see it. Since life has been too busy for … More Life Lately

Summer Bucket List

The quiet on the blog is evidence of the not-so-quiet in life right now. There are more things to do than days lately and I’m trying to figure it all out. It’s a daily struggle made harder by the news of the day, the Philando Castile verdict has left me shaken. With that very much on … More Summer Bucket List

Summer Beach Reads

Once upon a time reality television seemed far-fetched, nowadays not so much. If you’re looking for a book to bring to the pool or beach this summer here are some books by reality stars turned bestselling authors. Lauren Conrad Lauren Conrad, best known for her appearances in “Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County” and “The … More Summer Beach Reads