Along for the Ride

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New season, new hair, new trends, crazy weather, crazy sleeves, crazy life. Basically there’s a lot happening right now, in my life and all over the world. But let’s look at some of the bright spots: actual FALL weather is happening in LA right now, statement sleeves are still trending, and I’m loving my new “normal” hair. Read More

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Into the Idyllwild

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What do you do when it’s been over 100 degrees for a week, there’s a wildfire practically burning in your backyard, and you’ve got a long weekend to kill? You drive somewhere far away with much cooler temperatures. So for Labor Day weekend, Zack and I took a little day trip up to Idyllwild where we found perfect fall weather (70s + breezy!), beautiful scenery, and the most eclectic little mountain town. Read More

Bacon + Brussels + Balsamic

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I hope everyone is enjoying their short work week! I know I am. I added an extra vacation day to last week’s long weekend, and definitely took advantage of it. Caught up on some sleep, escaped from LA with a day trip to Idyllwild (blog post coming soon), and even watched season 1, episode 1 of Game of Thrones (yes, I was one of those people who hadn’t jumped on the GoT bandwagon). I even managed to try a few new recipes, one of which I will be sharing today: Bacon, Brussels, + Balsamic FlatbreadRead More

Transitions

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One of my favorite weekends of the year is here! It’s the kick off to the best season, and it means my favorite holidays aren’t that far away. . .Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Zack’s birthday (which is 100% a holiday in my book). Unfortunately, a major heat wave has been hanging around Los Angeles this week, so it feels like we are transitioning into summer rather than fall. Wah wah wah.   Read More

Sides Matter: Mango Avocado Salsa

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Finding healthy and versatile side dishes can be challenging. I am constantly looking for new ideas to keep meals exciting, and although I have my favorite recipes, it’s always good to mix some new ones into the rotation, so today I’m sharing one of my recent favorites: Mango Avocado SalsaRead More