“Honey, I am going to my grave with my eyelashes and my makeup on.” ~ Tammy Faye Bakker Pause I need to pause my San Diego commentary by discussing a life changing event that occurred on my birthday. Guys I owe you a huge heart felt apology because I have failed. I have failed as a beauty blogger. I am ….
Month: June 2018
“God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well.” ~ Voltaire It’s My Birthday Thanks to the time change, and the fact that even on vacay, I am an early morning riser, I awoke before it should be made legal. Despite the early hour on the West Coast, I ….
“The San Diego region in many ways is defined by our relationship with the ocean. It’s our front yard and a beautiful playground for families and visitors. It should be clean, safe, and inviting.” ~ Scott Peters But First… Once we got ourselves together the first and most important stop was coffee. Alas, while Mack had been amazing about Googling ….
“Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.” ~ Francis Bacon The Jetsetting Blonde Duo My best friend and fellow Jetsetting Blonde Sarah, is the ultimate adventurer in crime. She and I have taken quite a few trips and gone on a ton of adventures together in the last couple years. ….
“You can either see yourself as a wave in the ocean or you can see yourself as the ocean.” ~ Oprah Winfrey Secretly A Mermaid If you read this blog or follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you KNOW I am a secretly a mermaid. I mean the Little Mermaid could have been written about me – If I had ….
“A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.” ~ Lao Tzu Why I travel People ask all the time why I travel. There are many reasons as to why. I am a wanderlust soul always searching for that next adventure. I love to eat good food. Any place that has a beach, also owns my ….
“Polka dots are fabulous.” ~ Yayoi Kusama Power of Polka Dots I am not a pattern gal. I typically shy away from them. The prints are to bold, and there is not enough versatility in my opinion. I like clothes that are essentially colorful blank spaces that I can accessorize to my hearts content. BUT. There is an exception to ….
“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.” ~ Albert Schweitzer I am not sure I can put into adequate enough words to express how grateful I am for the responses I received ….
Trigger Warning: This post talks about mental illness, suicide, and eating disorders. “Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.”~Kevyn Aucoin ….
“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds.” ~ Edward Abbey Black Cap Black Cap is one of my favorite short hikes in the White Mountains. Just about two and half miles round trip, it is also a relatively easy hike making it quite popular ….