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5 Personal Development Books for Potty Mouths

5 Personal Development Books for Potty Mouths

If you’re anything like me, the “self-help” section of the book store never really appealed to you. “I’m dealing with some shit, but I can figure it out on my own. I don’t need a self-help book to get me through it.” Sound familiar? Luckily, […]

VIDEO: Luging and Zorbing in Rotorua, NZ

VIDEO: Luging and Zorbing in Rotorua, NZ

Luging and Zorbing in Rotorua, New Zealand When my mother-in-law told us she was coming to visit us in New Zealand, we knew that Rotorua was a must-see spot. We had never been there, but heard great things – and it was only six hours […]

Traveler Tell-All: My First Move to a New Country

Traveler Tell-All: My First Move to a New Country

On January 12th, 2016, my husband and I boarded a one-way flight to Wellington, New Zealand. We had two hiking backpacks, our plane tickets and our newlywed bliss. That’s it. We planned our move for over a year – getting our finances in order and […]

Protein Packed Mexican Lettuce Boats

Protein Packed Mexican Lettuce Boats

We love Mexican food in our house. Seriously, if it was up to my husband, we would have tacos in some form every single night for dinner. BUT, his definition of Taco Tuesday is a little…more indulgent than mine. Enter: these BOMB lettuce boats! These […]

Flavor Pop Fall Harvest Buddah Bowl

Flavor Pop Fall Harvest Buddah Bowl

It’s no secret that BOWLS are BOSS in our house. They’re so versatile, easy to throw together and jam-packed with nutrients. Plus, it’s a way for me to let my creativity to come out in the kitchen and create new combos! This bowl had all […]

5 Yoga Myths Busted

5 Yoga Myths Busted

Have you ever been invited to a yoga class with a friend, and almost immediately turned down the offer because yoga isn’t your “thing?” Then realized that you, in fact, have never even tried yoga before…but it just doesn’t seem like your thing. Because obviously you have to be […]

The Best-Ever Solution for Travel Accommodation

The Best-Ever Solution for Travel Accommodation

So you’re going on a trip, and you think the most affordable way to sleep in comfort is to get a hotel room. When you arrive at the room, you realize: The pictures of your specific room were very, um, generous The bed doesn’t feel […]

Free Your Face: Why I Live Make-Up Free

Free Your Face: Why I Live Make-Up Free

About a year ago, I stopped wearing makeup. It wasn’t so much a declaration, or even a conscious decision – it just sort of…happened. For years prior to me giving up my mascara and eyebrow filler, my husband always told me that his favorite version […]

Why I Believe in Beachbody

Why I Believe in Beachbody

I’m sure you have seen countless people on your social media feeds promoting a product they believe in and want you to try. Beauty, skin, nails, yoga pants, drinks, shakes, workout programs, weight loss supplements, body wraps, teeth whiteners – you name it, we’ve seen it. “Another […]

5 Steps to a Minimal Wardrobe

5 Steps to a Minimal Wardrobe

When my husband and I decided to minimize all of our material possessions and hit the road to New Zealand, a major source of my stress came from dwindling down my closet. I was the person who still had clothes and shoes from eight years […]