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Month: August 2016

Trail Running Just Around the River Bend

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” ~ Albert Einstein While I may have grown up in New Hampshire and I like hiking and being outside, there are a couple things I do not like. Spiders for one. I absolutely abhor spiders. I am usually calm cool and collected except when it comes to those way ….


Home is Where the Heart is

Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.  As a kid I could not get away from my home town fast enough. If I had the speed of Road Runner, it would not have been adequately quick. As an adult? I find myself going back there often. I ….

What DO I Wear?!?! The Fashionista’s Interview

“We all have personal brands and most of us have already left a digital footprint, whether we like it or not. Proper social media use highlights your strengths that may not shine through in an interview or application and gives the world a broader view of who you are. Use it wisely.” ~ Amy Jo Martin As a fashionista, attempting ….

The Teachings of the Young

“A babe in the house is a well-spring of pleasure, a messenger of peace and love, a resting place for innocence on earth, a link between angels and men.” ~ Martin Farquhar Tupper Growing up I never envisaged myself with children. At first it was age, then it was health reasons. Then the world seemed to fall apart. Even when ….

The Versatile Blogger Award

“No legacy is so rich as honesty.” ~ William Shakespeare The beautiful Nida from Shopaholic Blog has given me the honor of nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award. If you haven’t already, please check out her fabulous blog. Not only is she super duper sweet and Bohemian cool, but she also takes one for the team by testing out Vegan products. Reviewing ….

What DO I Wear?!?!? The Multiples Edition.

 “Fashion is what you’re offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.” ~ Lauren Hutton I have a problem. It isn’t a huge problem. It definitely would not be considered a first world problem. But it is a problem none the less. I buy multiples. Yup I said it. Phew I feel better. No I am ….

Bungalow Living

“My dream is to have a house on the beach, even just a little shack somewhere so I can wake up, have coffee, look at dolphins, be quiet and breathe the air.” ~ Christina Applegate My friend got married a couple weeks ago. Celebrating the single life one last night, as well as making it easier for us to get ….


“Social media is not about the exploitation of technology but service to community.” ~Simon Mainwaring I am not technologically savvy. I have never gone crazy over apps or had to have a thousand of them on my phone. I don’t even have the Facebook app, or messenger on my phone! I prefer to keep it clutter and social media free ….

Lessons in Failure.

“Failure is the key to success; each mistake teaches us something.” ~ Morihei Ueshiba   When I made the decision to move to New York in literally a month, from start to finish, My type A personality was freaking out. Coming from a small town, I had a lot of peoples opinions buzzing in my ear. Then, one night over ….

What DO I Wear?!?!? The Dare to Wear White Edition

“What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today when human contacts go so fast. Fashion is instant language.” ~ Miuccia Prada   Many times I get told “I don’t know how you wear that.” “I would get that dirty the moment I put it on.” Or my favorite, “You are brave.” Who knew wearing white ….