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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January Playlist

So, for the past two months, I have returned to Pandora for my musical streaming (sorry Spotify) but honestly have been stuck on one station and one station only and that is Gabriel Garzon-Montano’s station (if you guys haven’t heard of him…please do yourself a favor and check him out!)  So naturally there were musical…

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December Playlist

Don’t worry, there’s music that will follow this brief statement which is about attending concerts solo!  It’s only right that I talk about this since my whole motto is about #EmbraceYourSolo but I can understand why going to a show (or traveling, or dining alone or even going to the movies alone) can be a…

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Ready Or Not

Like most years, there will be highs and lows…2017 wasn’t any different and neither will the years to come but, it’s how we take and challenge the new calendar year that makes the difference! Ironically enough, I’m ending the new year how I begun it which was at the place I feel the most connected…

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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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Lucky 45

2017 started on a high but was quickly shifting back to a low.  I was in need of new discoveries, new inspiration and a desperate need of new scenery but I needed to be mindful about the way my money was being spent and could no longer afford the luxuries of carelessly booking a trip…

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November Playlist

“Sometimes I rhyme slow sometimes I rhyme quick” (and sometimes in life, well I quickly slip)  that was the case with the October playlist but not with November! N.E.R.D Lemon..if you haven’t heard this song or aren’t feeling this track, we will not get along Alex Cameron Mongrel Van Hunt The Lowest 1 Of My…

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Slow Sunday

One of the things that I am missing about Los Angeles is the accessibility to some really great women’s events…The WW Club, Create & Cultivate, Jig+Saw as well as pop-up events at boutiques!  It was diverse, highlighting careers in fashion, media and various other creative avenues plus it was a great way to connect with like-minded…

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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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