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Month: July 2018

Lush Obsession: Skincare

“I lead a very busy life and don’t have a lot of time, so my skincare needs to be easy and portable.” ~ Erin O’Connor Sun Damage It was Lush’s bath bombs and soaps that drew me to them, but it is their skincare that has made me a fan for life. It seemed fate was going to attempt to ….

Lush Obsessions: Bath Time

“Skincare is incredibly important. I try to look after my skin as much as possible because I’m always inspired by women who age gracefully and naturally.” ~ Emilia Wickstead I have a Problem Guys I have a problem and it is called Lush. Legit I have been spending way to much time AND money at Lush. I need to go ….

Friday Favorites: July Edition

“Every time I slip into the ocean, it’s like going home.” ~ Sylvia Earle Friday Favorites Happy Friday everyone! Are you guys excited for the weekend? It has been awhile since I did one of these and this edition is filled with some (not all because I have to many) of my summer favs. I am not sure if it ….

What DO I Wear?!?! A Casual Summer Night Out

“Fashion is anything which is you and reflects your personality, and if you are comfortable with what you wearing, you’ll look trendy and fashionable for sure.” ~ Yami Gautam Dressing Up  I LOVE getting dressed up and I admit I always tend towards the dressier side of things wherever I go. I much prefer being over dressed then under any ….

If We Were Having Coffee….July Edition

“Life is full of happiness and tears; be strong and have faith.” ~ Kareena Kapoor Khan With my updates from San Diego taking a bit longer then I had planned due to a smorgasbord of unforeseen circumstances, some good some bad, I haven’t posted an update in a Loooonnngggg while. In other words I be slackin’ dear readers. Nothing is ….

Wanderlusting: Au Revoir San Diego

“It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” Ernie Harwell Breakfast Republic Monday dawned way to early and with it the last few hours in San Diego. We decided to go back to Breakfast Republic and guys I didn’t think it was possible, BUT it was ….

Wanderlusting: Coronado Take Two

“I go to the ocean to calm down, to reconnect with the creator, to just be happy.” ~ Nnedi Okorafor Our Last Day! There was still so much to see and do from Balboa Park to the San Diego Zoo, but both Sarah and I loved Coronado immensely and despite the temperamentalness of the San Diego weather the day before, ….

Wanderlusting: Coronado

“The ocean is a mighty harmonist.” ~ William Wordsworth Most Favorite-ist Place If I had to pick a favorite place in San Diego it would have to be Coronado. As a history and royal buff, I had heard of this resort town and the rumored connection between Wallis Simpson and the Prince of Wales at the Hotel Del. After reading ….

Wanderlusting: Sail San Diego

We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch – we are going back from whence we came. John F. Kennedy  Annual Birthday Sail It has become an annual tradition that around my birthday I go sailing. It began with my mertwin and I about five years ….

Wanderlusting: Ocean Beach

“Water is the softest of all things, yet it is the most powerful. The ocean patiently allows all things to flow into it. It is always flexible. The Tao is not about grasping, but allowing, like water.” ~ Wayne Dyer Jake and Eggs I got up early Friday Morning and hit the gym before we headed to Ocean Beach for ….