Here it is! Friends have been asking me for over a year to share more with them about my love for essential oils and how I incorporate them into my daily life and keep my family healthy. The wait is over….. Young Living Essential Oils are a safe and effective way to clean your home,…

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I’m sure I speak for a lot of us when I say I haven’t cooked this much… ever! My family is eating like royalty with fresh ingredients, balanced meals 3x a day! They are living their best and healthiest life, that’s for sure. Back in the day when life was hectic and over-scheduled, I didn’t…

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Relaxing scene of woman sitting on a rocky ledge looking at the ocean

No doubt this past month has been an emotional rollercoaster! The ups and downs, good days and bad days, adjusting schedules and priorities….what a crazy time we live in. I have to admit when I returned from sunny, relaxing California in early March I was on a high. Relaxed, focused and energized. I took the…

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Happy Spring Friends!  ? You know what that means….time for Spring Cleaning! The good news is we have nothing but time to tackle the closets, kitchen drawers and pantry, kids’ rooms and desks that have been stuffed with papers and junk over the year and dare I say it….the playroom/kid’s toy area! ?   Have no worries, I…

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New Year, Clean Beauty! Out with the old, in with the new.  With so many people making New Year’s Resolutions at the start of a new year why not toss out your old makeup and start with CLEAN, NEW make-up from Beautycounter! Let’s start 2020 off with a fresh new face!  Our Flawless in Five makeup includes…

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Winter is coming ❄️ or so they say. Winter on the east coast isn’t what it use to be. It’s early January and one day it’s 55 and the next it’s 32! That means wearing layers and planning for the unexpected rise or drop in temps. ?  My winter casual go to these days are…

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If you’re driving up the California coast and you happen to be passing through Carmel make sure you add The Annex to your list of places to stop! This bohemian, chic wine lounge recently opened their doors in the Carmel Annex shopping center and boy has it been well received by neighbors! You will usually find Brian…

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So the holiday season has come to an end and boy am I feeling the effects of too many sweets, too much wine and a lot of carbs! My skin is dry, my lips are chapped and the breakouts are here ? I know I need to drink more water, start to eat clean, eliminate…

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For those of you just getting to know me I was born in Los Angeles and raised in Southern California. Orange County to be exact. I attended college at the University of Arizona and upon graduating followed my dream to live in the Big Apple. No job, no friends, no family and one suitcase I…

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