Inspiration, Life

Finland…Where I Feel Most at Peace

This one alone day in Helsinki really made me realize how much I need a solo trip, with no plans, no set itinerary; Just me and a semi-familiar or even unfamiliar place. I just want to walk, explore and mostly reflect and allow my mind and heart to fully feel all the things I have… Continue reading Finland…Where I Feel Most at Peace

Beauty, Books, Great Gifts, Hobbies, Holidays, Home, Shopping

25 Days of Christmas Presents!

I'm going to do this a little differently this year. I'll be sharing ONE new Christmas present each day -- counting down to Christmas! Because let's face it - there are plenty of people we gift after Christmas has passed so this list should be useful for everyone along the way.  Note: Prices for each… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Presents!

Great Gifts, Holidays, Shopping

Favorite Bath & Body Works Candles

UPDATE: THE CANDLES ARE CURRENTLY $12.95 IN STORES AND ONLINE! How I go months without being able to carve out time for myself to write regular is beyond me, but I will keep trying! But, on to today's topic... I love candles, I have more than I can count around my home and I continue… Continue reading Favorite Bath & Body Works Candles

Books

Book Review: Big Magic

Book No. 5: Big Magic Author: Elizabeth Gilbert Big Picture It's the ultimate pep talk for the creative you that lies within; that's the best way I can summarize this book. And I don't mean that it's meant for the aspiring writer, painter, musician, etc., although each one of them can certainly benefit from reading… Continue reading Book Review: Big Magic

Health, Inspiration, Life, Music

How Meditation Has Helped My Productivity

This year, I told myself I would take time out for me, in particular my mental health. With a lifestyle that is always on the go, I knew that in order to be successful, I had to carve out time for my own well being, every. single. day. And so I have. Between yoga classes… Continue reading How Meditation Has Helped My Productivity