A month after watching Lupita accept her Academy Award, I cracked open a new book by an African author I hadn’t heard about.

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie wrote a brilliant story that catches you in it’s high and low points of emotion.  [Spoiler Alert: Don't read any further if you like surprises with your books.]  The […]

By |April 16th, 2014|arts, beauty, culture, reading|0 Comments|

Hair woes in the land of mist: Find a Seattle Salon

Most recently I lived on the East Coast and I didn’t realize what a glorious thing it was to be able to get a blowout almost anywhere including drybar, a newer hip blow dry spot that spends a little more on product (Moroccan Oil) than the Dominican salons (who knows).  All that value for […]

By |March 19th, 2014|beauty, hair|0 Comments|