Thrive Africa – My Thank You

Thrive Africa – My Thank You

Dearest friends and family, Thank you! From the bottom of my heart, I cannot thank you enough. Spending a month alongside the 19 other volunteers with Thrive Africa in Ghana was the most rewarding experience I have ever had, and it is YOU who made it possible. In Ghana we were such a spectacle. In [...]

Los Angeles: Banter & Bliss Candle Co. with Verlocal

Los Angeles: Banter & Bliss Candle Co. with Verlocal

This past weekend I drove down to San Pedro for a Verlocal Experience with Banter & Bliss Candle Co. Banter & Bliss is located in the year round market place called Crafted at the Port of Los Angeles. Sheena greeted us with a friendly smile and told us to take off any nice jackets or [...]

Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day

Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day

  This might sound totally crazy but I have found my favorite smell in the entire world (sorry, move over scent of drying clothes and fresh cut grass) in... SOAP! How crazy is that? I never thought doing dishes at a house while babysitting would actually be so life-changing in the products I buy for [...]

What I Love About Sundays: Mental Refresh – 5 Tips

What I Love About Sundays: Mental Refresh – 5 Tips

Sundays are my day of the week to sleep in a bit, focus on mental health and making sure I feel my best before the week ahead. Often times, this includes getting up early and going to a flea market if there is one locally (but these are usually the third and fourth Sunday's of [...]

Tips for those post travel blues

Tips for those post travel blues

Coming home from a fun, new adventure can be a bit of a bummer. Sure it's great to see everyone you've missed and be back in your own bed but the everyday life suddenly makes you miss the new adventures you were having on your trip (especially if you're coming home from the wonderful sunshine [...]