Disclaimer: Though I usually post a lot of vegan and vegetarian dishes, the following dish is NOT vegan. My husband is Ukrainian. Russian-Ukrainian-Polish-Slavic and whatever else is in that Heinz 57 goodness of him. I have to admit, though we’ve been together for a long while, I haven’t been making that many Ukrainian or Russian … More Ukrainian Kotleti (Meatballs)
I’m in my old neighborhood of Highland Park, Los Angeles, on a regular basis. While I do love living in Pasadena, I really miss the old neighborhood and its charm. As we spent some time in town over the weekend, I stopped by an interesting shop called Prelude & Dawn. I haven’t been there before … More Prelude & Dawn, I Just Adore You
You never really know how your partner will be as a father until he is one. The same can be said for mothers; you just don’t know until you’re 100% responsible for a little human. I knew Maks was going to be a great father because of how big his heart is. He’s super generous … More He’s the Best Father I Know
I’ll be very clear – I’m not vegan. I have no desire to become vegan, but I do have a lot of respect of those who are vegan. And I have to admit – vegan food has definitely benefited my health. I’ve lost weight, I have more energy, and I feel better overall. That’s why … More What the JackFruit?!
Over the years, I’ve become a fan of the nude lip. And being a dark-skinned woman, sometimes it’s hard to find the right one that won’t make me look like a clown-in-waiting at Circus Circus. While I have boasted about my love of NARS, I love a good dupe. I love saving money. Enter Black … More Makeup Review – Black Radiance Nude Lippy