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Archive : March 2013

March 26, 2013 Bygbaby Cooks: Spicy Pinto Beans

Pinto beans are my FAVORITE beans!!! Growing up beans were a constant in my diet and I grew to hate them. All beans. Pinto beans, lima beans, navy beans, baked beans, kidney beans, pork & beans.... YUCK.... A few years a go, I opened myself back up to beans and enjoy diffe

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March 25, 2013 We Are One

This morning, I found out that Hugh Masekela, one of my art heroes is coming to Detroit next week for a performance. I actually screamed in my head a little. His music, sociopolitical voice, & background are so inspiring. "We Are One" by  South African DJ, Black Coffee

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March 18, 2013 Winter Rose

I was walking in Chelsea on my way to the Chelsea Market for lunch when I spotted this random rose. First thing that came to mind is that there is always something beautiful in the worst situations. It just depends on how you interpret what's around you. I also wanted to ta

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March 13, 2013 Bygbaby Cooks: Red Lentils With Ham

Thought I'd make something for me to have a few days this week because I haven't felt like cooking much theses days. I got a few packs of pinto beans and a pack of red lentils. Needless to say, it will be a gassy week but it's all good! This recipe has a fair amount of prep

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March 8, 2013 Vivian Maier on Film

I've been fascinated by the work of Vivian Maier since her work made it's way to the internet a few years ago. Talk about a true hidden treasure discovery. I cannot wait until this film is released. Seems like she had quite the secret life.

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March 6, 2013 All Things Artsy, Beautiful, & Fab

A few weeks ago, my friend and birch jewelry designer, Heather Fagan of Bettula hit me up because she had a very exciting opportunity to work with Fab.com. My job? To get great photos for her portfolio to make this happen! I own some of Heather's birch cuffs that I rock dur

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March 5, 2013 The Church Lady

I’m no Christian but even when I was, I never really liked gospel music but I do have a few songs that I like for sentimental reasons. While I I'm not into gospel, I do happen to love gospel-house music & have tons of it in my music library. I guess if you put anything t

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March 4, 2013 Dancing Feels Like

Dancing is my favorite form of stress release and this weekend, I danced like no one was looking and got my life right. ————————— "Sometime I disappear, I'm not in the room anymore. Most of the time I look at the floor, I don't want to make eye contact with

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