Big Bear is great place to visit any time of year. They have something to offer during all four seasons. This is part one of a four part series about things to do in Big Bear for each season, starting with winter.Read More
I usually do some research before traveling to a new place so I have an idea of where to find healthy, vegan food or places that have vegan options.
One of my favorite resources for finding vegan friendly food and restaurants is Happy Cow. You put in the name of where you’ll be traveling to and it gives you a list of vegan friendly places along with reviews.Read More
St. Valentine's Day is almost here. For me it's a time to think about the people in my life that I love and am so grateful for.
Even if you aren't in a romantic relationship, you can focus on the people in your life that you love and the many ways you can give and share love. A simple smile shared with someone can be an act of love and make a difference.Read More
Wayne Dyer was one of the first spiritual/personal development teachers I discovered. His book "The Power of Intention - Learning to Co-Create Your World Your Way" changed my life and the way I looked at things. It empowered me to create the life of my dreams.
When most people hear the word success they think of business. Of course these tips can help you create success in business but they also apply to everyday life. Check them out!Read More
If you fly Southwest Airlines you need to know about this amazing perk. I didn't know it existed until I read about it on Travel & Leisure's website. It's called Companion Pass.
Once you accrue 110,000 qualifying points or fly 100 flights in a calendar year, you earn Companion Pass Status. That means you get to take a designated companion with you whenever you buy or use points for a Southwest ticket and you only pay the government fees for their ticket.Read More
I’m a bit obsessed with cookbooks. I have over sixty of them. That's after getting rid of a bunch that weren't vegan.
Cooking is meditative for me. When I’m preparing a meal I’m completely in the moment. I feel that feeding my family healthy, nutritious and of course yummy food is a wonderful way to show them how much I love them.Read More
With the holidays upon us I thought it would be fun to share some creative ways to give a gift. The gifts people remember and cherish the most are often experiences or time spent doing something together. Those can be a bit challenging to wrap up.
These ideas work great for any gift and especially those hard to wrap items such as a car, golf clubs or an experience like a vacation or a special day spent together.Read More
With the recent tragic events in France and California I found myself feeling scared, fearful and unsafe. My initial reaction was shock and deep sadness for those that lost their lives and for their family and loved ones. Then I felt fear take over and I found myself asking “Where can I move to or go with my family so that we’ll be safe?”Read More
I get a lot of questions from people who want to eat healthier or transition to a vegan/plant based diet, but they don’t know where to start. They want to know what to buy, what to eat, what cookbooks I recommend and some easy, fast recipe ideas.Read More
My new favorite travel product is (drumroll please)....packing cubes!
I love keeping things neat, simple and organized. In fact I enjoy it so much I considered starting my own organizing business at one time. So it makes perfect sense that I'd love packing cubes.Read More
Holidays are a great time to get together with family and friends, laugh, catch up and create memories together.
If you're traveling for the holidays it can be a bit expensive, especially if you’re flying with your family.