Safe Sex Starts Long Before the Bedroom //

In a culture of #metoo and evolving dialogues about how men and women can co-exist in a safer and more productive manner, I have had countless conversations with my guy friends and male clients. It seems that there is a lot of fear, especially from my more sensitive male friends, about what it might look [...]

The 10 minute salad lunch for when you’re feeling just a little extra //

You guys — something miraculous happened the other day. After sharing my mandarin Madeleine cookie recipe on Instagram, someone commented and asked when I would be sharing more SALADS. This was seriously a first for me, friends. But it totally inspired me and lit a fire under my butt — so here we have it. [...]

Ginger + Turmeric + Mandarin Madeleines //

“In our own ways we all break. It is okay to hold your heart outside of your body for days. Months. Years. At a time. Heal.” — Nayyirah Waheed March 1st would have been my 4th wedding anniversary. I speak candidly about this because of how grateful I am for the journey of my marriage [...]

“Off The Grid” Joshua Tree desert retreat early bird registration is officially OPEN!

Hi, friends! I am SO over the moon excited to announce that early bird registration is officially OPEN for "Off The Grid" -- an unplugged retreat for creative women who are sick of romanticizing the hustle and ready to get serious about the artist within. Have you ever felt stuck in your creativity? In the finances and [...]

Irish Soda Bread //

St. Patrick’s day was always my Papa’s favorite holiday. He would go out and get a green beer, and my sweet Mimi joined him even though I think she was slightly disturbed by the thought of the glowing beverage. With this holiday just weeks away, I decided to dive into a baking adventure that was [...]

The Perfect Whole Wheat Bread //

In a culture of noise and constant information overload, my contributions sometimes feel small in comparison to what kind of impact I would like to be making. Would my life be more purpose filled if I had more money? Would my value as a woman expand if I was married? Or perhaps if I had [...]

French Bread with Maple Glaze (vegan and GF optional)

I don’t know about you, but 2018 has already been pretty jam packed with work. It seems that without my full knowledge or intentional accepting, the past few days have become a bit overloaded with work. Now listen, don’t get me wrong — I am so insanely grateful to be able to stay busy doing [...]