Friday Favorites XLVII

Friday Favorites XLVII

And just like that, our vacation is over. We landed in Sydney this morning (after leaving California on Wednesday) and have the weekend to recuperate before it's back to normal life, without vacations and missing my family until the next trip... which at this point isn't planned yet - kind of a bummer.  But there is looking up, I've got some good favorites on this list and a lot of posts up my sleeve for the next few weeks!  jump to favorite:// fitness / recipe/ article// \\ funny\ diy\ song\\ Favorite Song: Fever to the Form by Nick Mulvey I hadn't heard of Nick … |Read More|

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What to Bring on an International Flight

What to Bring on an International Flight

Did you know that the flight from Sydney, Australia to Dallas, Texas is the longest continuous flight in the entire world? And I make that trip more than once a year, every year. It seems these days if I am flying anywhere the flight times are at least 19 in the air plus one to two layovers. With all that traveling I have become a pro on how to pack for those long haul … |Read More|

Friday Favorites XLVI

Friday Favorites XLVI

Happy Friday from sunny California! Let's get right into these Friday Favorites shall we?  jump to favorite:// funny / diy/ season// \\ spring bag\ song\ photo editor\\ Favorite Song: Pay No Mind by Madeon ft. Passion Pit Pretty much anything with Passion Pit is a favorite of mine! Favorite DIY: Pineapple Pinata I am obsessed with … |Read More|

A recipe for a perfect afternoon pick-me-up. A banana orange apricot smoothie that packs a definite punch. from @dreeciotti

Sunburst Smoothie

I am the self appointed smoothie queen. Yep, I said it. I love a good smoothie and make one almost everyday, sometimes for breakfast, dessert, or a mid day snack; my blender is always running.  Back in my working life I made smoothies each morning the same way: a bit of strawberry, banana, flax seed, milk, and oats. Now I do things a bit differently. No oats, flax, … |Read More|