Hello & happy Monday! I hope you had a fabulous weekend. Today, I want to share a super easy DIY Inspiration Board idea with you! When I moved, I was all about mourning the loss of my old life by laying in bed and watching episode after episode of Parenthood. After about a week of that […]Read more "DIY Inspiration Board"
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!!! I have mixed feelings about this holiday, but if there is one thing I do know… it is that I am in LOVE with love. I am also in LOVE with street art, graffiti, murals, billboards, signs, or anything else I happen to see with messages of love. These are a few […]Read more "In Love with Love"
This weeks You Are Beautiful encounter was incredibly inspiring and thought provoking. What I first noticed about Kathy is that she had a beautiful smile. When I approached her, she seemed reluctant to discuss body image with me initially, saying that she had a terrible body image. Her story starts as early as age 5 when she […]Read more "Applauding Our Real Self"
This You Are Beautiful encounter literally brought tears to my eyes. Four generations of strong, beautiful women The few moments I spent with these women reminded me how important it is to teach your children to love themselves. Self confidence starts at home. Children watch, listen, and learn from their parents. Ultimately, this helps the […]Read more "Self Confidence Starts at Home"
Happy Monday to you! I hope you ate too much guacamole and screamed “touchdown!!!” at the top of your lungs yesterday. Today you can continue to celebrate your team’s victory or drown your sorrows with my Detox Daiquiri. Your liver & tastebuds will thank you. DETOX DAIQUIRI What you need: […]Read more "Detox Daiquiri recipe"
My mission to spread YAB stickers has become a total passion of mine. I have stuck them on street signs, walls, benches, mirrors, doors, utility boxes, soap dispensers, bike racks, parking meters, mail boxes, bus stops, trash cans, and more. Even though a YAB sticker is small, its message is powerful and very meaningful to me. Imagine […]Read more "One important question"
I would seriously contemplate doing highly illegal things right now for some good Indian food. Seventeen days. No San Francisco. No Aloo Gobi. No Chicken Tikka. No Papadam. I may die. Spicy Bite, Alhamra, Mehfil… I dream of your scrumptious dishes. Three words…Killer. Curry. Cravings. A few things I miss since leaving San Francisco: 1) Indian […]Read more "Killer Curry Cravings"
This long weekend has been one full of sickness and sadness. It’s amazing how hard change is on the phyche. Last night I spent some quality time watching old MLK speeches online and I was moved, once again, as I always have been. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an absolutely incredible human being and […]Read more "I’ve also decided to stick with love…"
Today rocked. I woke up on the wrong side of the bed and spent almost 3 hours at the DMV. But, I made it my challenge to enjoy the day. One Trader Joe’s shopping spree, lunch on my patio (in the sun!!!) with the world’s best poodle, a few chapters of my current book called […]Read more "Coping 101"
Hey everyone! Sorry about the last post being a little heavy. What can I say? I wear my heart on my sleeve (at.all.times). I know we have all gone through/will go through our version of heartbreak and despair, so I figured it was better to be honest than try to fake a happy-go-lucky post. Since […]Read more "Everyone you love is made of stardust"