2014 Summer To-Do List

Summer

Happy 4th of July. I live in an area that has amazing and fun things to do for the summer. It can be outrageously expensive or low key and cheap. Here are a few things that I am considering for my summer to-do list. Jazz in the Sculpture Garden. We haven’t been together in a […]

Reading Pretty: The Vacationers by Emma Straub

The Vacationers

I decided a few months back that I would stick to mainly fiction for the summer. There isn’t anything better than being able to dive so deep into a good book that sucks you in and doesn’t let go unto the last page. That’s how I felt reading Emma Straub’s The Vacationers. The Vacationers mainly […]

{6.20.14} Le Weekend

6.20.14 Le Weekend

It has a been a busy few weeks over here in my world, but despite some ups and downs I’m still grateful. In the midst of madness I can always find a few pretty things to make me smile. I’m trying to reach my goal of 45 books this year and according to my Goodreads […]

Reading Pretty: Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore

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  Bittersweet by Miranda Beverly-Whittemore is the perfect book to add to your summer collection. The book’s premise is about the desire and longing to belong to something appears great on the outside. In the world of social media this can be also true. If you glance at most social media posts (Instagram and Twitter), […]

Life Ain’t Always Rainbows and Unicorns

Liz Taylor quote

Today is one of those days that just sucks. I didn’t plan to write anything. I usually prefer to wallow in my own self-pity. One of my friend’s told me last night, “be thankful that you had such a good dad. This doesn’t stop you from missing him, but in the heartache find the gratitude.” My […]

{4.25.14} Le Weekend

{4.25.14} Le Weekend

By the time you read this I will be half way to New York for the Yoga Journal Conference. I was asked if I wanted to attend the conference and since I haven’t been to a Yoga Journal conference in years I couldn’t say no. Travel, beauty, New York, and yoga? It was a no […]

{4.18.14} Le Weekend

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This weekend I find myself in another hotel, but this one is closer to home. I will be on a quick stay-cation to reset and regroup before heading out again next weekend. It’s all good because I’m bringing a few of my favorite things of the week. Thrive by Arianna Huffington. Arianna is the creator […]

{4.10.14} Le Weekend

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My loves, my favorite items of the week happen to be products I discovered while in California. I had an entirely different le weekend ready to go, but I’m so excited about these beauty products I couldn’t help myself but give you the beauty duty for the weekend. Happy Weekend! Bisous! Olavie Antioxidant Hand Cream. This […]

{4.5.14} Le Weekend

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As you read this I will be flying the friendly skies to California. I’m headed there to run a race with my Hawaii girls Amber and Erika. I was planning on running the half-marathon, but because of this crazy cold winter I wasn’t able to run outside as much so I emailed the race committee […]

Partner Spotlight: Frugaa

Frugga

Lately I have no desire to actually visit stores to go shopping outside of Target. I have been doing the majority of my shopping needs online. I have a friend who does all her shopping online. She hates stores. So with online shopping comes the discussion of how to save online. Yes, I’ve learned that […]