POETIC DOMESTIC

Homemaking Made Easy

Medical Mayhem!

When our cousin who was finishing med school got engaged, it was really easy to select a theme for her bachelorette party... Medical Mayhem! My sisters and I went to town with this theme. Between the creativity of the eldest, the resourcefulness of the middle and my...

Happy Halloween!!!

Halloween is always special when you have children. Playing dress up with costumes and candy? What a fun combination for my little ones! This year I was asked to do a cooking demonstration for the kindergarten class of my second daughter. I took the opportunity to...

Fluid for the Flooding

It is that time of year again when the rainy season is in full swing.  Though I live in a gated community, I am no stranger to the floods. My house is in a street that fills up pretty quickly when a bad storm hits. Though many see it as unfortunate that floodwaters...

A Local Gem

I am not going to lie there are many things about this country that I dislike… The constant traffic, the humidity, the lack of efficiency in systems, the very sad overwhelming amount of poverty… I guess these are things that most of us wish could improve. But when it...

My 1st Ever Chocolate Chip Cookies

My love for the kitchen began with baking. You see, my mom is a baker and it was always fun for me to sit in the kitchen and just watch her. As a young child, I always wanted to help her when she was baking but she would always very simply tell me, “No”. At that...