Along for the Ride


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


Into the Idyllwild


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


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



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


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