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5 Tips for an Awesome Summer Pool Party for Grown-Ups!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Dr Pepper®. The opinions and text are all mine.

Remember when summer meant two and a half months of no homework, sleeping in late, and hanging out with friends? Well, being an adult has, unfortunately, put an end to that!

We rarely make time to celebrate and enjoy summer like we use to. But all that is changing this year because I am teaming up with Dr Pepper and challenging you to throw a summer soiree for your friends! Don’t worry, I know you’re already stressing about the cost and what to serve and blah blah ….chillax! I’ve got your back!

Here are 5 tips for throwing a fun and affordable pool party for grown-ups! Continue Reading

Lifestyle

30 before 30 Bucket List Ideas

Have you ever completed a bucket list?

It’s a fun way to encourage yourself to actually DO the things you’ve been wanting to do for awhile. 30 before 30 is popular bucket list theme and with my 29th birthday coming up soon, I wanted to share of list of ideas to start brainstorming my list and to help inspire yours! Continue Reading

Food + Drink Lifestyle

Healthy Date Idea + Flower Salad Recipe!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AquafinaSparkling #CollectiveBias

As my husband and I work to get fit, we’ve also been trying to find fun and healthy date ideas.

Instead of heading out for a calorie-packed dinner on the weekend, we’ll hit the gym and make a fresh meal together at home. I know what you’re thinking, how is that any different than any other day?!

Small changes can make this seemingly regular activity feel more like a fun date.

First, we’ll do our circuits together at the gym. We often get separated during our boot camp style workouts but if we’ve declared it a “date workout” we’ll do our best to stay together. Continue Reading

Date Night Lifestyle

Horseback Riding in Los Angeles: Where to Book + Tips for First-Timers

Thank you to Vimbly.com for providing me with a complimentary experience in exchange for a review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.

Consider your next date night planned!

Horseback riding is a great way to soak up some sun, reconnect with nature, and experience something new with your boo thing! Don’t worry, no previous riding experience is needed but there are a few tips I’m going to share to ensure you have the best time possible. Continue Reading

Lifestyle

The Antidote to Cultural Stress – Go EyesUP

It would be amazing to climb a mountain and get your zen on, but  you don’t need to go to such extremes to deal with the stress of modern day living!

Our phones keep us connected to our world 24/7. We are constantly devouring what others are sharing and comparing our lives to their seemingly perfect Instagram feeds. We sit in front of computer screens all day only to find ourselves staring at our phone all night. We don’t stop. We’re always on.  Continue Reading