Support System, Motivator, Cheerleader: It’s the Universe & I

I have been having an emotional connection with the Universe lately. Probably more than I ever had in my whole entire life. I have been watching a lot of people in my life make the greatest changes and take on opportunities that will better them and their future. I personally had a lot road blocks…

Top Five (5) Favorite Mascaras

A part of the “#beingjtran” lifestyles means you have a ton of mascaras tubes and more mascara tubes. What can I say? When it comes to make-up, my absolute best friend is mascara. Most of the time, you won’t catch me with any eyeliner on like most girls but you will see my long lashes…

Rest Days Are Needed But Why Do I Feel Guilty?

I have yet to release a blog post from my Health + Fit category. I have been meaning to but I always other interesting things than hashtag health (#health) that I would rather much share with you all. In the last several days including today, I have been taking a rest day. I took a…

Wanksta (50 Cent Throwback)

Song: Wanksta (2001) This throwback is a classic! In light of myself and Tony being on our “Power” binge, I thought I would dedicate this throwback Thursday post to the “Power” executive producer himself, Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. “Wanksta” is the very first single released and debuted by 50 Cent. It was also featured on…

Valentine’s Day Eve?

Are you one of those who claims that Valentine’s Day is just a Hallmark holiday; that we don’t need a holiday to tell our significant other that we love and appreciate them? Yeah. That’s me. Although I enjoy the yearly dinners on Valentine’s Day, I tell Tony every single day how much I love and…

Vietnamese Braised Pork Belly with Eggs

This weekend was filled with a lot of at-home cooking and restful time in front of the t.v. But of course, Tony and I both got our gyming done in the morning so we could relax for the rest of the day. I decided to make Vietnamese Braised Pork Belly with Eggs or as my…

New Music Friday: Justin Bieber feat. Quavo – Intentions

Song: Justin Bieber feat. Quavo – Intentions Twas’ an early morning for new music Friday. Justin Bieber has been slowly releasing new singles from his upcoming album. The album is set to release next Friday, the 14th on Valentine’s Day. J.B. has already released dates to tour this upcoming album including San Diego. In the…

I Will Wait (Tory Lanez Throwback)

Song: I Will Wait (2011) Another week to an unheard throwback. This past November Tory Lanez released Chixtape V consisting a series of RnBs samples from the 2000s-era. It caught a lot of attention and people were going bonkers over these samples. Tory Lanez has been around for quite some time just like many artists…

“Cheers!” Sparkling Prosecco

If you love white wine like me, you may enjoy a nice sparkling prosecco every now and then. I enjoy pairing my prosecco with a nice charturie board, a pasta dish or even a slice of cake. Next to being a fun word to pronounce, I find it to be a very classy drink. Although…

Don’t Let Labels Fool You: Plant Based-Frozen Dessert

This past weekend, I made one of the cheapest grocery hauls ever. Since Tony and I have been intermittently fasting, having learner meals, and enjoying our Hello Fresh subscription, we have cut out breakfast and snacks making our haul cheaper. Every now and then while we’re grocery shopping, I like to linger at snacks and…