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Harvest Carrot Quinoa Salad

November 21, 2014
Food & Wellness

Sausage & Spinach Bays English Muffin Sandwiches

March 01, 2017
Food & Wellness
I owe you all a few different blog posts, and one in particular that you’ve been asking about is a rundown on the macros style of eating that we’ve been doing. While I promise to get you that one really soon, in the me read more

How to Host a Successful Pop-Up Shop

January 25, 2017
Hours ago I wrapped up all the final details for a Valentine’s themed pop-up shop I’m hosting next month. I’ve noticed pop-ups are the new craft fair and have increased in popularity over the last 2 years. The te read more

Beautycounter’s 2016 Holiday Collection

November 28, 2016
Follow my blog with Bloglovin The Beautycounter 2016 Holiday collection far exceeded my expectations this year. I had been a consultant for just a few months when we rolled out our sets last year, and while nice, they weren’ read more

Ojai Valley Inn & Spa Brussels Sprouts

November 07, 2016
Food & Wellness
Late last year, after a few months of consistent nose to the grind hardwork and a bit of luck, I found myself enjoying the benefits of earning a paid 3 day vacation to the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, compliments of Beautycounter. B read more

Welcome To My New Digital Home

November 06, 2016
Welcome long time readers and new. Thank you so much for visiting my new site, and taking a peek around. If you are at all familiar with my old site, For The Love Of, you may notice that a couple of categories are now gone. I̵ read more

Papaya Coconut Yogurt Parfait Bowls

November 05, 2016
Food & Wellness
I know this seems like a strange dish to share considering we are well into the Fall season and Winter is fast approaching. But back when I was shooting new recipes to add to the new site, it was mid summer and I had high hopes th read more

PowWow Long Beach Art Murals

November 04, 2016
Personal Style
In redesigning the blog, I decided that I should probably update my headshots, so I called on my friend Miranda of M. Shanti Photo. She’s done all of our family photos for the past several years, including my maternity shoot read more

Black Cherry Cacao Protein Smoothie

November 03, 2016
Food & Wellness
For the past year or so, thanks in large part to my smart nutritionist friend Cara, of Cara Clark Nutrition, I’ve been swapping out my usual avocado & toast or egg scramble, for a high calorie smoothie like the one IR read more