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Month: March 2017

Travel Skin Care

Travel Skin Care

When I was in college, I took a group of high school students on a backpacking trip through the Grand Tetons. It was over a week of climbing mountains, getting stuck in hailstorms, and forgetting to wear sunscreen every single day. There was nothing in […]

Instant Pot Lemon Poppyseed Bread (Paleo, GF)

Instant Pot Lemon Poppyseed Bread (Paleo, GF)

My life as an escapist – I’ve moved six times in the last few years, all throughout California. I’ve moved so many times that I don’t remember the comfort of being in the same place for any length of time – having a well-worn route to […]

Spoonie Essentials Box Review

Spoonie Essentials Box Review

Full disclosure: I was given this box free of charge in exchange for a review, but all thoughts and opinions are mine and I was not swayed by the company in any way. As some of you may know, I’ve been dealing with a variety […]

Bullet Journal Bootcamp: What to Buy

Bullet Journal Bootcamp: What to Buy

Part I: You are good enough and creative enough for this I’ve always loved art, but I’ve never been very good at it. I have sketchbooks full of attempted drawings and closets full of paintings gone wrong (with the best intentions and ideas). I also […]

Restaurant Tableside Guacamole

Restaurant Tableside Guacamole

Follow my blog with Bloglovin My husband has worked at a lot of restaurants in his lifetime. One of his jobs was serving at a Mexican restaurant on the ocean, where he had to make tableside guacamole TEN TIMES a night. His guacamole is famous on […]

Instant Pot Creamy Mac and Cheese

Instant Pot Creamy Mac and Cheese

Look, I know I’m usually all about healthy recipes with lots of veggies, but sometimes you just need comfort food. And when you want mac and cheese, you want something fast and easy that (hopefully) doesn’t come out of a blue box. (: This recipe […]

Anthropologie Diffuser Blend

Anthropologie Diffuser Blend

  Husband and I have officially been in our new place for a month, so we’ve done a little exploring recently on his one day off a week. We happened to be driving by a Cheesecake Factory the other night, and since I finally organized my […]

Self-Care Challenge Preview

Self-Care Challenge Preview

I wanted to pop in today to just give everyone a quick preview of the Self-Care Challenge PDF/workbook that you’ll be receiving for free if you join! It starts March 10, but the first e-mail is probably going out THURSDAY! Sign up here. Be sure […]

Cheese Tray with Blood Orange Mimosas

Cheese Tray with Blood Orange Mimosas

Our internet and cable have been out all day, so I’ve been running around town with husband getting some fun new groceries, and sitting outside on my patio in the sunshine catching up on phone calls. NO TIME TO BLOG? The horror. I’m using this tray […]

Abundance Bowl with Turmeric Ginger Cashew Cream

Abundance Bowl with Turmeric Ginger Cashew Cream

You guys, I have a serious question. How do you make friends when you’re an adult? I think it’s easiest when you’re in college. College is a built-in friend fest. You go to your neighbors’ house and watch Grey’s Anatomy and eat chocolate chip cookies every […]