My favorite Christmas Concerts to watch to get in the Christmas Spirit

Hello, everyone! I just wanted to jump on here real quick and offer you some suggestions of Christmas Concerts to watch if you are in the mood for some holiday music. In the last few years and leading up to Christmas, I’ve enjoyed finding and listening to some holiday-themed concerts. I’ve found that there are […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2019 – Small Business Edition

Hello and welcome to this year’s Holiday Gift Guide! In the last few years, I’ve started to cultivate a more conscious and thoughtful approach towards shopping: not only when buying for myself, but for the others as well. This year’s gift guide, just like last year’s, is inspired by the same concept: of making fewer, […]

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5 things to bring if you’re invited to dinner

Hello friends, November is here and with it, the myriad of social engagements and activities. For many of us, it is the busiest time of the year. I’ve noticed that wine/beer seem to be the standard choice as a gift for the host/hostess, in US at least, but I think there are more interesting and […]

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My quick and simple 15 minutes after work routine

Life can get so busy, doesn’t it? and stressful too. This is when efficient daily routines come in handy to make our transitional periods automatic and fluid. And so, when unexpected things happens, we have simple habits to fall back upon. What often happens is that the transitional times between events and activities (for example: […]

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3 reasons to travel to Europe this summer. Or any summer.

Europe is one of my most favorite places to travel to! especially in the summertime. And, since I am USA bound this summer and won’t be traveling back, I wanted to dedicate a whole post to the love and appreciation I feel for this continent that I called “home” for most of my life. I […]

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Powerful word of the Month: Peace.

We speak so much about love, or kindness, but I think there is a word that we seem to¬† undervalue. A lot. And we certainly seem to not speak of it nearly enough in political debates, when we discuss social reforms and on a local and community level. So what does peace mean? To quote […]

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5 ways to minimize your plastic consumption

Hello friends, If you followed up after my last post, then you know that the recycling centers have started closing down and plastic is no longer being recycled at most plants. The plastic apocalypse is upon us. It actually started “yesterday”. However, it is never too late to change our ways and any small change […]

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2 simple and easy ways to celebrate Earth Day – every single day

On the 22nd of April each year, we are reminded and encouraged to celebrate this wonderful planet that hosts, feeds and allows for life to flourish in unparalleled diversity. Earth Day celebrations started as a grassroots movement in the 1970s as a way to raise awareness and public support against the damaging effects of oil […]

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