Everyone who has known me throughout my existence know cooking, kitchen, and any other related words are high risk for me. I've only turned the fire alarm twice at my parent's house, burn toast regularly, eggs sometimes turn out edible, and sometimes I can't tell if chicken is fully cooked or not, and most times… Continue reading Tortilla Española-My Version
It sounds so old school, baby boomer era--the whole taking home economics class. It was probably seen as an easy A course--a mandatory class no one really wanted to take; but here's the issue: 2017, and the common American teenager is raised with the mother cooking or the maid cooking, the maid or mom making… Continue reading Why High Schools Need to Integrate Home Economics as Part of the Curriculum Again
So as you've seen in my first post about my studio apartment and what it looked like, you will find a big, tall mirror with white framing. I've moved apartments three weeks ago, by the way! House warming party soon! Anyway, I love that mirror. I got it on sale and when I put it… Continue reading Through the Broken Glass
I turned to him and asked "don't you think we are the weakest country right now?"
I'm not going to lie, I'm pretty beat up in this picture. From the start of the blog, I mentioned it was and is a lifestyle blog--meaning everything is genuine, hoping to share thoughts with others and laugh a little more. All to say, from afar you see a simple outfit, just two colors, and… Continue reading 93 Days of Summer: Who Says Lace is Only For Undergarments?
YOU BE YOU Entering summer is fun and can get creative! Find your taste and fly with it! You be You! Fashion is more than the latest trend, it's about style and personality, more importantly, it's about your style and personality--so, express it!
I think the only time I read Vogue is stretching after ballet classes eating a post-workout granola bar or tangerine or at the dog park (sorry for completely over-posting pictures of my weenie dog, but I'm just trying to get him a little tanner because he's so white right now...he's a piebald dachshund just in… Continue reading What Real Vogue Fans Look Like
Recently, I heard on the radio a quite funny story about a girl who jumped onto the tracks of the New York City subway to retrieve her cell phone that she dropped in a clumsy moment...I thought to myself as I was stuck in traffic, how ridiculous and funny! Then I remembered, who am I to… Continue reading For the Love of our Phone
**This post is in the perspectives of two people: David my little brother (Diva David) & the amazing me (Laura Andrea). Feel free to choose sides and, of course, as always....laugh** Me (Laura Andrea): I was so excited, David was finally going to join me after my hard year of school in Madrid. Our plan… Continue reading From the Archives: Left Behind in Paris
**From the Archives: 2010** I opened my eyes, took a deep breathe, felt peaceful, and watched seagulls loud, screeching, flying about, and as I am a little bit disoriented, I could not decide for the life of me if the half-destroyed, ancient fort to my left was operating or people just liked to go inside for… Continue reading Captain Morgan’s Wife