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A Few of My Favorite Things: Gift Guide 2016

Posted on 15 Dec 2016 | 0 comments

I’m keeping it simple and straightforward this year cause let’s face it, it’s late in the game! Here are some products that I’ve fallen for this year: Feel Good Formulas:  Sun Potion offers a full range of high-quality tonic herbs, superfoods and even Matcha! Scribbler’s Companion: I was recently introduced to Shinola in Palo Alto and love their […]

A Dream Trip to South Africa and Sustainable Tourism

Posted on 27 Nov 2016 | 0 comments

**All photos by Wyatt Jenkins**   This year Wyatt and I celebrated five years of marriage– the perfect excuse to go all out for what has become our yearly “honeymoon.”  Africa has been on our bucket list for several years and this year it moved to the top. It’s a long journey from San Francisco […]

Why I’m Feeling Fierce This Week (Hint: Elephant Journal)

Posted on 27 Sep 2016 | 0 comments

Yesterday was a big day. An article that I’ve been working on for months was accepted and published by Elephant Journal. This is a really personal piece so I took some time to consider how I wanted to share it with the World. Here on my blog alone just didn’t seem right. I wanted to propel this […]

Product Love: My New Favorite Healthy Candle

Posted on 11 Sep 2016 | 0 comments

There are a few things that I can’t live without in my home, the first is plants, the second is candles! I have candles in every room and I’m always looking for the perfect combo of fragrance, non-toxic ingredients and long burn time, a trifecta that’s safe for humans and my furry babies, that smells great but doesn’t […]

The First Five Years

Posted on 26 Aug 2016 | 0 comments

All photos by Nyla Grey Photography One of my favorite musicals of all time is called The Last Five Years by Jason Robert Brown. I know it by heart and although it’s a sad story, it’s also enduring. Two people tell the story of their five year relationship, she from the end to the beginning and he from the […]

Goodbye 20’s, Welcome 30’s

Posted on 26 Jul 2016 | 0 comments

This weekend I turned 30 and I’m over the moon excited and so ready to enter this new decade. Not to put any pressure on it, but I have a strong feeling my 30’s are going to be more amazing than my 20’s could’ve ever hoped to be. I’m not sure why everyone is so […]

Sister Trip to Playa Mujeres + A Low Sugar Mojito Recipe

Posted on 23 May 2016 | 0 comments

The last couple of months have been really busy (indicated by my lack of new posts, oof)! I’ve been working almost non-stop, but thankfully my sister Cami is a super planner and she forced me to book a sister trip to Mexico several months in advance to celebrate our 30th b-day coming up in July. She truly […]

6 Reasons to Stop Waxing and Start Sugaring

Posted on 01 Apr 2016 | 0 comments

Waxing is really unpleasant, if you’ve ever tried it you’re no stranger to the pain. If you haven’t, good for you, way to #embracethebush. I’ve been waxing on and off for many years, mostly because my skin is sensitive and razors are a no-go on my bikini zone, not mention, just like a mani/pedi hair […]

Creating a Tea Experience with the Experts at Far Leaves Tea

Posted on 16 Mar 2016 | 0 comments

When I think of making and drinking tea I get warm + fuzzy feelings from my childhood. Memories of my mom making herbal tea before bed, having a conversation with my Grandma over a cup of green tea, and growing up in the mountains, I enjoyed countless cups of hot tea after a long day […]

Why Rose Is All The Rage and 6 Fresh Products To Try

Posted on 07 Mar 2016 | 0 comments

In case you haven’t noticed, rose is so hot right now, Pantone even named Rose quartz this year’s color of the year. While I don’t really care for pink or ever wear it due to my bright red hair color, I will admit that my bathroom counter is getting extremely crowded with rose oil beauty products. Rose […]