May Playlist

Because what had happened was…I compeletly forgot about March and April due to life and since the month of May has already ignited an amazing song with a thought provoking video…I’m going to leave Childish Gambino’s This Is America to rest for the remainder of May Advertisements

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April 28, 2018

April 28, 2018, I woke up unsure of how to go about my day.  Usually on this date, I would be wandering the streets of a new city in a country I have never been to before but on April 28 of 2018, I woke up in the city I have been waking up to…

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Slow Sunday’s: Vol. 2

A huge part of me wanted to coin this ‘Bey and Chill’ or ‘What Would Beyonce Do’ after watching her monumental performance at Coachella and I can tell you one thing, Beyonce would put her talent and creativity to good use!  But these thoughts have been festering for some time now and really touched a…

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Like A Kid In A Candy Shop

Whoever was the creative and imaginative mind behind the set-up of Glossier’s San Francisco pop-up shop located inside of Rhea’s Cafe, I applaud you!  The cafe has been transformed into a small space of wonders where apothecary jars are filled with balm dot calm and candy jars filled with, well, mini candies!  You are also…

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The Land of Grapes and Wineries

Last years Napa trip was put on hold due to the devastating fires and being that it had been years since I have visited the land of grapes and wineries, I was happy to return!  It’s easy to get caught up in tourist destinations…we want to experience it for ourselves to see what all the…

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Fueled

6 AM came I couldn’t force myself to fight with the snooze button, I mean, it was my day off for goodness sake so, I relieved myself of the nine minute intervals of my alarm going off and shut it down completly!  By 8 AM, I was slowly rising.  By 8:30 I had checked most…

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Berkeley: Guided By Shauntee Joseph

“…STOP.  Don’t be afraid.  Punch fear in the throat” a pretty valid way to look at life and the goals you have set in place for yourself and also a great motto to have as we head into the the New Year!  Outgoing and sweet spirited, Shauntee Joseph of Starfish And Coffee Kids guided me…

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CARMEL, CA

I dreaded this trip, not because of the drive, no, it was a mere two hours from where I lived but because the weather had suddenly changed in the Bay Area and I woke up to a grey and rainy morning.  I wanted nothing more than to be a sloth and stay at home but…

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Rose’s Taproom

When the weather peaks 90 degrees in late October, one can only think of a way to combat the heat and stay cool!  My day started off optimistically but I am also a little bit stressed at the moment and because I didn’t want to immediately rush home after the morning errands I had accomplished,…

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Tartine Manufactory

The first time I tried Tartine Manufactory, it was an in and out experience.  I purchase my ham and cheese croissant and an almond milk latte and was quickly out the door to rush to work!  The second time I visited Tartine; which was earlier this week, I took my time with it.  It was…

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