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Archive for December, 2015

Winter Breakfast: Updated Cream of Wheat

Almost every morning I have a smoothie (love ones like this  from my amazing friend Melissa) with a scoop or two of the best protein powder. Smoothies like these get me off and running on good, clean fuel and I’m happy knowing I’ve already had a good serving of veggies. But there are some mornings in … Continue Reading →

Winter Getaway: Carmel Valley

I’ve written before about the importance of downtime (here) and I’ll probably come back to it each year about this time. Winter for me is  a time for reflection and regrouping. This is the second year I’ve taken a weekend away – this time to Carmel Valley, Calif. at Bernardus Lodge. Between walks with the dogs … Continue Reading →

What to Wear: a Statement Piece

When I was in Italy over the summer I had the chance to see an exhibit at the Villa Borghese of Azzedine Alaïa clothing (on Instagram here). It was breathtaking. One thing that struck me was the use of leather, fur, feathers, etc. paired with more normal fabrics like silk and wool. While still a far cry … Continue Reading →

Coffee Talk: Building a Career

Starting out in the work world, I didn’t have much of a focus. I had a job and a paycheck. Honestly, I thought work would be something that I did until I started a family. Finding a career – something I loved, was good at and could grow in as opposed to just work – … Continue Reading →