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My Favorite Places to Eat in London

My Favorite Places to Eat in London
The restaurant itself is located sky high at the top of one of the tallest buildings in the city. It's accessed by a speed elevator attached to the OUTSIDE of the building that races up at ungodly speeds. Once you arrive, you dine inside what essentially feels like a giant glass box (floor to ceiling windows) that look out over all of London. 

My 3 Favorite Resources for FREE Social Media Images

My 3 Favorite Resources for FREE Social Media Images

If you are running any kind of business or online presence, you know that sourcing and creating quality content can be one of the most time consuming jobs. 

Luckily, when you need to beef up your visuals and you don't have the time (or resources) to create your own content, I have a few amazing places that always have great FREE images that you can use!

#JetSetLife: Redeeming AmEx Membership Rewards for Flights

#JetSetLife: Redeeming AmEx Membership Rewards for Flights

If you are like me and love to travel, or maybe would like to travel more, then you've probably at least heard of using miles and/or points to book travel. We see the advertisements everywhere: 50,000 bonus miles when sign up now, etc...

But how do we actually USE these miles? 

#MotivationMonday: Ways to Survive the Holidays with Less Stress

#MotivationMonday: Ways to Survive the Holidays with Less Stress

This past week during our weekly live episode of #motivationmonday, we talked about how stressful the holidays can be, and discussed some tips and tricks to help us make it through with less stress. Read on to see our list of tips and tricks on reducing stress!

#MotivationMonday: Overcoming Obstacles

#MotivationMonday: Overcoming Obstacles

The major shift in mindset: the obstacle is the way. 

 

I shared how I think of obstacles as levels in a video game (dorky, I know). There are always things/skills/tricks you need to learn and master before you pass the level. Why? Because you will need those skills (and more) in the next level. 

Must Have Winter Accessories

Must Have Winter Accessories

From jewelry to accessories to keep you warm AND stylish, I've compiled a list of some of my FAVES for the season. Best part? They are ALL available on AMAZON. (Hello, FREE shipping!). 

23 Free (or almost free) Ways to Practice Self Care

23 Free (or almost free) Ways to Practice Self Care
23 Free (or almost free) Ways to Practice Self Care This weeks live episode of our #MotivationMonday series talked about ways to practice self-car...

47 Incredible Things to do in Paris

47 Incredible Things to do in Paris

It's no secret I love Paris! I did live there, after all. The city holds a special place in my heart and I decided to compile a list of 47 incredible things to do in Paris for you guys! This will be all sorts of things! Where to do, what to eat, and more! Some will be better in specific seasons (so obviously the Christmas market is out if you're visiting in June...) but they are all wonderful and!)

 

#MotivationMonday Series

#MotivationMonday Series
Well, as you can see its not Monday.   Well, it may be a Monday that you're reading this, but it wasn't written on a Monday. Its Tuesday, but feeli...

City of Angels and Ancestors: My Favorite Foodie Spots in Downtown Los Angeles

City of Angels and Ancestors: My Favorite Foodie Spots in Downtown Los Angeles
In the late 1930s my great-grandmother was the Queen of San Fernando. A table in our house has this photo of her and my grandpa (her son) dressed ...

Do it for the Gram: My Review of Happy Place

Do it for the Gram: My Review of Happy Place
I was able to check out Happy Place before it left LA. Come here all about my thoughts on the selfie-lover's paradise.

In a New York Minute

In a New York Minute
A review of my trip to New York with some girl friends, what I wore, what I ate, and my recommendations from my time in the big apple.