As you may have noticed, I've been rather MIA on the blog in recent weeks. The craziness of SXSW and the start of a demanding new job has taken it's toll on me. I've also been dealing with some personal matters that have left me both mentally and emotionally exhausted. But the silver lining . . .
And just like that, SXSW is here again. This time of year always seems to sneak up on me. One minute it's Christmas then blink...- Surprise! It's suddenly March! For those of you not familiar with SXSW, it is an annual music and tech festival that has grown substantially over the years and this year . . .
Today is National Unplug Day, a perfect excuse for some much needed digital downtime. Now while I'd like nothing more than to embrace a full 24 hours of disconnecting; the Friday before SXSW starts probably isn't the best time for me. So with that said, I'll be spending a few hours today unplugged . . .
I truly LOVE feeling appreciated. I mean, who doesn't love feeling appreciated? Have you ever met someone who was like, "Me, feeling appreciated!?! That feel is for the birds. Nope I just don't like it."? I don't think you have. . . Feeling appreciated rocks. Which is probably why it . . .
Remodeling an RV can be really tricky when it comes down to the details. Everything is magnified because you're in such smaller quarters. Also, when choosing RV kitchen upgrades you must take into consideration weight distribution, heat, electricity and water supplies. You also need to think . . .
Last week I got incredibly sick. My WebMD diagnosis is that I had walking pneumonia. On top of feeling like death, the week was... of course, packed full of meetings, photoshoots and obligations that I simply couldn't bail on. I just didn't have 'time' to be sick. It was chaotic, busy and . . .
How many times have you strolled into the beauty section to 'just quickly pick up new soap or lotion', but instead waste an hour doing an in depth, side-by-side comparison of 10 'potential' winners. . . only to go home empty-handed from decision fatigue? Or you just keep adding water to your soap . . .
Figuring out how to pay for your tiny home or RV can be a confusing process. Securing tiny house financing can be an extremely difficult since a tiny houses are a bit of a legal grey area. RV's and trailers are consider vehicles so the process is more straight forward. But getting your finances in . . .
It's really difficult to live a totally balanced life. One of the best ways to restore balance and inner peace is a good vacation. For the past three years, we've escaped to Breckenridge, Colorado. Always around January or February. It's a slower time of year and gives us the opportunity to regroup . . .
There will always be things that happen to us that are completely out of our control. So just forget about it. Don't let the things you can't control affect the things you can. Easier said than done right? Trust me, I feel ya. Letting go of control is HARD. But you know what is harder? . . .