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We Eloped! Getting Married at Turtle Bay on Oahu’s North Shore

Spoiler alert: we eloped! On November 22, 2017, Crosby and I tied the knot at Stables Beach of the Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s North Shore with two of our best friends. So how did we arrive on that? Did we expect to elope? Let me tell you, we did not expect to elope. Crosby … Continue Reading →

Spiced Coffee

There is nothing I love more than having a hot coffee first thing in the morning when I wake up, especially on chilly fall mornings. There’s something so peaceful and comforting about wrapping my hands around a coffee mug filled with delicious brew. These days I’ve been particularly enjoying adding some seasonal spice for additional … Continue Reading →

Cooking With GoodEggs

GoodEggs has been my go-to solution for having extremely high quality, fresh, local food for dinners at home since I moved out of San Francisco and went back to work in an office last year. When I was working remotely I had plenty of time to visit farmer’s markets and pop to the store if … Continue Reading →

3 Tips to Start The Day Off Right

I love waking up and starting the day feeling good. Here are three things I do to ensure that’s the case! 1. Hydrate. I drink a giant glass of water with a few drops of Sakara Beauty Water concentrate, two teaspoons of Super Elixir and a gooey vitamin C pack. This supercharged drink gets my … Continue Reading →

How to Have More Time to Enjoy Your Summer (and Look Great) w/ Sakara

By the time I get home from work, the sun is still high in the sky and the evening breeze has kicked in just enough to make it the perfect temperature for relaxing on the porch. I love cooking. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll regularly see stories there filled with homemade meals. GoodEggs … Continue Reading →

NYC on the Regular: Packing & Health Tips

In my current role, I travel to New York once or twice a month. I’ve been there in December when the city is all dressed up for the holidays and during the random March blizzard…and now during the hot, green, summer months. Each season has its challenges but here are a few of my strategies … Continue Reading →

Best Cookbooks for Weeknight Dinners – post on Stuff-I-Love

My dear friend and fellow blogger, Jenny, and I talk nearly constantly throughout the day. We chit-chat about everything from serious life issues and decisions to the mundane tasks of everyday life…including what to wear and what to make for dinner. When she asked me to do a guest post on my favorite cookbooks, I … Continue Reading →

2017: Starting out Clean + 3 Tips for Quitting Caffeine

Happy 2017! I hope the New Year has welcomed you and that all’s going well… I’m not a big believer in New Year resolutions. Or in cleanses for that matter. Both have always just felt so cliche to me – like, why wait until the New Year to do things better? Though I am a … Continue Reading →

Morning Routine

I love mornings. For me it is a magical time when everything feels fresh. Alot about my mornings has shifted since getting back into an office job after being remote for three years. Below is a look at how I’m starting my workdays. 5:25 am alarm goes off and I hit snooze to snuggle with … Continue Reading →

A Place Like Home

At age 14 I visited Italy with my mother. It was a magical trip filled with delicious food, interesting/beautiful sights and sweet moments for us together. I was hooked. Five years later at 19 I chose to study abroad in the Northern Italian town of Modena, home of balsamic vinegar and birthplace of Ferrari – … Continue Reading →