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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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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September Playlist

I figure I switch it up for my monthly playlist and provide you with music AND Instagram accounts that inspire me on a daily due to its content. 1. The brainchild behind one of my favorite publications, Cereal Magazine Rich Stapleton better known by his Instagram handle rvstapleton provides an endless supply of beautiful photos in dreamy…

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Call It Home

Where do you look for inspiration when you feel lost?  Do you take an endless drive, getting lost along the road allowing only the change of scenery to be your guide?  Do you find comfort in meeting new people, hoping an unknown story will pique new interest?  Do you meditate and hope the powers of…

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