A simple detox that gives your insides a hug with three ingredients. Recently I thought I’d take a crack at one of the trendy DIY "simple detoxes" I saw floating around the pretty images on Pinterest. The alluring bright green juices adorned with celery stalks seemed like a refreshing way to detox my insides and … Continue reading A Simple Detox With Three Ingredients.
Now that the Valentine's Day spit up has ended across all social media channels, I'd like to bring it up again-in a non-cheesy, real-life conversation. After yesterday, I realized how un-important a single day dedicated to making someone prove their love to you, or you to them truly is. As I've navigated through life in … Continue reading All We Need.
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings but If I have learned anything this year it’s that as one door closes another door opens. As I close the door to this business I have put my blood, sweat and tears into, I step through to a new chapter. The journey 1,100 sq ft. has … Continue reading New Beginnings…
2016 has cracked my heart open in a tragically, magical way. I'm convinced the universe works in oxymorons. I've felt heartache that has shattered my heart, but found that if I bury that sadness under my skin instead of letting it out, what else can it do but grow in my veins? A breakup after … Continue reading Year of the Bourtney.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bHYxZqiVe-E After several weeks of non-hiking adventures, Portland seemed to smile upon me and grant me a 48 degree rain-free forecast. My hiking boots were calling my name after hearing "no showers. These boots are the ones I learned I had to have after several hikes (longer than 10 miles) in tennis shoes. Don't get … Continue reading (Attempt at) Bell Creek Loop.
I hate the old adage, "sometimes when things are falling apart, they may actually be falling into place." It's such a cliche. People mutter it under their breath to you in sympathy, when they don't quite know what to say. They mutter it because yes, sometimes life sucks, and a thread of hope seeps out … Continue reading LP 2016: Embrace the Suck.