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The Six Trader Joe’s Products You Need Now

Okay, I must own how completely MIA I’ve been! Between work and travel, moving and bringing home a puppy, I’m beat y’all!!  Not an excuse, but a fact – life has been crazy ever since Ken and I returned from our Asia trip in may. We immediately packed up our house, moved into our new… Continue reading The Six Trader Joe’s Products You Need Now

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I’ve Found Your Perfect T-Shirt Bras!

Please tell me I’m not alone. Please tell me someone out there also owns an entire drawer full of bras that are either too old, too big, or too small. Admittedly it’s been a few years since I purchased a new bra. Working from home and exercising 5 days a week is the perfect storm… Continue reading I’ve Found Your Perfect T-Shirt Bras!

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Getting Out of Our Minds and Into Our Bodies

In a time when life can seem chaotic and the to-do lists are never-ending, there’s something I choose to do to center myself. To get out of my mind and into my body. I meet my yoga mat. Those first few moments connecting with breath on my mat are filled with racing thoughts. My mind… Continue reading Getting Out of Our Minds and Into Our Bodies

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All You Need is Less. Tips for Maintaining a Minimal Wardrobe

For the last year or so, I’ve deliberately set out to streamline my closet and curate a wardrobe I love. Today I thought it would be helpful to share a few of the ways I keep my closet minimal with you. Before purchasing any item, ask yourself a few questions. Does it fit well? Will… Continue reading All You Need is Less. Tips for Maintaining a Minimal Wardrobe

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5 Ways I Simplified Life in 2016

In 2016 I committed to living life a bit simpler. The year started out with my boyfriend and I in a cross-country relationship, I was completing a full-house renovation, juggling my career, making time for friends and family, and figuring out post-fitness competition life. It was a hectic – yet amazing- time and I knew… Continue reading 5 Ways I Simplified Life in 2016

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My Go-To Skincare Routine

Ever since moving to the west coast, my skin has been dryer than dry. Eventually I became so embarrassed by my unsightly red, itchy, flaky skin that I went to a dermatologist. A $200 office visit later (YAY high-deductible health plans), I was told I have dry skin. Sweet. I think the doctor could see… Continue reading My Go-To Skincare Routine

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Affordable Fall Fashion Find!

I am fully convinced in the power of a minimalistic wardrobe. Procuring pieces that defy the test of time despite the latest season/trend. The piece that you can pull out of your closet blindfolded and still feel happy with your choice. I’m slowly working on donating items I just don’t wear and only purchasing versatile… Continue reading Affordable Fall Fashion Find!