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My Morning Routine

My Morning Routine

  Every morning looks different for me- whether I need to be awake early for my 5:30 workout class or I’m hitting the snooze over the weekend; I try to have consistency with how I start my day. I’ve heard countless podcasts about the importance of […]

A Sweet Treat for the GF Gal

A Sweet Treat for the GF Gal

I’ll cut to the chase unlike other blogs that post recipes. I have to say, these snickerdoodle ice cream sandwiches came out better than I ever imagined! Makes: About 6 sandwiches / 12 cookies Dry ingredients : 1/2 cp coconut flour 1/2 cp tapioca flour […]

#SelfCareEveryday

#SelfCareEveryday

Valentine’s Day is coming up and love is in the air. Whether or not you have a significant other, you should spend some time loving yourself. Why wait until Sunday to have some self care? It should be everyday. There are so many different ways […]

Skin- The Routine

Skin- The Routine

Ever since my skin cleared from Accutane, my skincare consisted of Neutrogena’s Deep Clean Invigorating Foaming Scrub- if we’re getting specific. The only time I’d wash my face was in the shower. There were times that I would go days without washing my face if […]

Skin- The Beginning

Skin- The Beginning

  “Let’s go back, back to the beginning…” Now that I have Hilary Duff stuck in your head, I’m going to take you back to 2008 when I was a sophomore in high school. I was going through puberty and it wasn’t kind on my […]

California Holiday Highlights

California Holiday Highlights

When my husband and I started dating, I learned that his family took trips every year to celebrate his parent’s wedding anniversary. Paris, Cologne, Rome, Pompeii, and Reykjavik to name a FEW. After we got married, I was very lucky to be included on the […]

2019 Reset

2019 Reset

It’s the beginning of January and you’re hearing about everyone’s New Year’s Resolutions. You’re mom’s cutting out sweets, your coworker is going to work out every day of the week. These might sound like great things that will have wonderful outcomes, but let’s get real.. […]

Winter 2018 Must-Haves

Winter 2018 Must-Haves

There are 3 products that I absolutely need to get through the winter. The first product (and my favorite) is the Kiel’s Richly Hydrating Hand Cream in the scent Coriander. Over the past few years of working in a school, I wash my hands nonstop […]

Good for the Holidays

Good for the Holidays

  Your favorite stuffing, that amazing pumpkin spice martini, and the warm crumbly pie your aunt always makes! How will you make it through the holidays without going up a pant size?! There are so many ways to navigate through the holidays without having to give […]

My First Half Marathon

My First Half Marathon

In honor of my fast approaching SECOND half marathon, I figured that I’d share my experience from the first time around.  To give you some background, I had never been the athletic type growing up. The girls that I went to school with were, and […]