24 January

ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK

Posted in READS
ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK

  Like millions of other people, I got hooked to the Netflix series Orange is the New Black. I actually watched it twice through, once alone and then once again with my husband, who was late to getting started. It is scary and funny and heart-wrenching, all while giving you faces to match the people who […]

24 January

BABY MERMAID OUTFIT

Posted in CREATE
BABY MERMAID OUTFIT

I love to crochet. It’s a portable craft, it eases my mind and I can do it while I’m riding in the car or watching TV. Also, it brings out my inner grandma. I recently made this little number for a friend’s soon-to-arrive baby girl. My friend posted a link on her Facebook page to […]

21 January

SKINCARE ROUTINE

Posted in BEAUTY
SKINCARE ROUTINE

We’ve heard it all before. Your skin is your biggest organ, your best accessory, the first thing people notice about you. But sometimes, no matter what we do, no matter how much attention we give it or how clean we make it, sometimes, it just hates us. The thing is, our skin is different every […]

21 January

YOGA & PRAYER

Posted in HEALTH
YOGA & PRAYER

This year will be the year of yoga. I’ve been trying to fully immerse myself in the practice, and with my morning stretches and evening relaxation poses, I’ve found a place I’ve been searching for: a place of prayer. When I’m in Savasana (Corpse Pose), or even a particularly challenging pose that requires a lot […]

31 December

RESOLUTIONS

Posted in LIFE
RESOLUTIONS

Obviously, these are a little late now, but I did indeed write them at the beginning of the new year. January 1st brings some people dread, but I like a fresh start, so the beginning of a new calendar means the beginning of new adventures. Here’s what I hope I hope to do in 2014. […]