Hello New Blog!

Hello New Blog!

I am so super excited to start my brand new blog that I call “Glitter in My Grits!” As some of you may know I was blogging under kemarychan.com for about a year. Throughout the year I’ve been getting a lot of great feedback from my readers, which has inspired me to expand my blogging(…)

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I’m Baaack…ish!

I’m Baaack…ish!

At least I hope… So sorry my glitter friends that I’ve been away for a while. I’ve been busy with work and planning a great holiday event at the restaurant. I feel like so much has happened since the last time I posted. Well I had a birthday last month and my appearance on I Know Jax(…)

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Kemmy’s Favorite Things: Dollar Shave Club

Kemmy’s Favorite Things: Dollar Shave Club

I’ve always heard great things about Dollar Shave Club and now I don’t know why I waited so long to join! Listen, we can’t all afford laser hair removal and nor do we like spending so much money on razors every so often. Thanks to Dollar Shave Club I know longer wait for razors to(…)

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Favorite Things | Go Here: Rethreaded

Favorite Things | Go Here: Rethreaded

There are some amazing organizations in Jacksonville that strives to make a difference for the better. One of my favorite organizations here is called Rethreaded. I wrote a little about Rethreaded a few months back when I encountered them at Jaxsons Night Market. Supporting Rethreaded means you are an advocate for freedom & hope for the(…)

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Drink This | Eat That: Azucena Corner Deli

Drink This | Eat That: Azucena Corner Deli

If anybody really knows me then they know I love to support local businesses in Jacksonville. When I hear of a new place in town I try my best to get there as soon as possible! I am a busy person so sometimes my posts are a couple of weeks late such as this one. I(…)

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Go Here: Wines of the World – North Florida’s International Food and Wine Festival

Go Here: Wines of the World – North Florida’s International Food and Wine Festival

With great events in Jacksonville like Wines of the World it was without a doubt that Jacksonville was ranked 6th most generous in charitable giving between 2006 to 2012 among 50 U.S. cities (Chronicle of Philanthropy, 2014). Wines of the World is an annual fundraising event for GlobalJax. All proceeds goes towards the International exchange and education(…)

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Go here: Painting with a Twist @ San Marco

Go here: Painting with a Twist @ San Marco

  Stop laughing…I didn’t say I was the best painter in the world! >_< One of my favorite places to relax now is at Painting with a Twist! Each time I talk about Painting with a Twist I always get this response: “I have no talent. I don’t know how to paint.” Are you kidding(…)

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Eat That: Ohana Hawaiian Shaved Ice – Halo Halo

Eat That: Ohana Hawaiian Shaved Ice – Halo Halo

I’ve been a huge fan of Ohana Hawaiian Shaved Ice for years now, but all those times I’ve never ordered the halo halo. Everybody has been raving about it and I thought  if one of the pickiest eaters I know is raving about something then it is worth the try!     Grape ice cream?(…)

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iKemmy: Parmalee – Close Your Eyes

In my last blog I began a category called iKemmy where I feature a song of the day from my playlist. On Thursdays I will have “Throwback Thursdays” and choose a song from way back when. Today’s iKemmy pick is by a country group called Parmalee. I recently went to one of their shows at(…)

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Eat That: Sunday Brunch @ Jaxon Social

Eat That: Sunday Brunch @ Jaxon Social

Original Post May 2014 Restaurant: Jaxon Social Address: 1161 Beach Blvd Side of Town: Jacksonville Beach Specials: Monday – Dinner for two $40 Tuesday – Brewsday Tuesdays $3 craft drafts Wednesday – Wine + Dine Wednesdays $10 off bottles Thursday – Thirsty Thursdays $7 Cocktails Entrée: Polenta Pulled Pork Benedict   Previously named KC Crave,(…)

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