pure barre reno workout review

The week before last I was invited to come & workout at Pure Barre here in Reno by local owner Micah Kraemer. I had heard of the workout center before & knew it involved a ballet bar, but other than that I honestly had no clue what kind of exercise it involved. I will admit that I…

monday morning encouragement

It snowed a few inches in Reno last night so I’ve been enjoying a slow morning of sipping coffee by the fire & staring at my back yard. What makes the snowfall so peaceful? I mean, I’m just like everybody else & I don’t like driving in it. But when it’s just snowed & you’re…

friday feels

Show of the week: Have you ever seen the HBO show Westworld? It is the best show ever. I watched it back in 2016 when it came out, but I just re-watched the entire first season again because season 2 is only like 8 weeks away! I can’t wait for it & I really think your weekend…

go red for women’s heart health sponsored by macy’s

Happy Valentine’s day! As we celebrate the ones we love today with chocolates, gifts, quality time, & hand written cards, remember to also cherish the moments we are given with them. Today is all about expressing the love in your heart & because our heart is a very special piece of life, I’m happy to…

14 ways to say i love you with plant puns

It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow, who’s ready for the day of love? I’m not really that good at crafting & because I don’t really like the color red or heart shaped things, I’d thought I’d bring you a different way to celebrate. So today I’m bringing you 14 ways to say I love you with plant…

monday morning encouragement

Happy snowy Reno Monday, guys! I’m so happy to see the valley covered in just a dusting of white. It finally feels like winter, except this bone chilling feeling that I currently have makes me regret not appreciating the 60 degree weather from last week. How was your weekend though? I had a not so…

friday feels

Wishlist of the week: My plants & I need this mister in our lives. I’d love to get to water my plants with this cute little thing! Restaurant of the week: I checked out Noble Pie Parlor this week when I had a meeting, and omg, the pizza was so good! The crust was my favorite. But let’s be real, the…

diy olympic donut rings

The Olympics start in a few days & I am SO excited. The Olympics came to Squaw Valley, California, about 45 minutes from my hometown in Reno, back in 1960 for the Winter Games, & we have the Olympic torch & rings on display there as proof. I’ve always loved watching the Olympics during the…

monday morning encouragement

Every time I sit down to write one of these encouraging pieces lately I tend to over think the topic & make it so complicated. I want to shy away from that & turn this series back into my original plans for it. I want this Monday morning space to be home to the words…

friday feels

Flavor of the week: I’m talking about food here guys, not hunny’s. I made an amazing Whole30 meal consisting of roasted turkey italian sausage links, grilled zucchini, potatoes, onions, & cherry tomatoes, & a garlic spaghetti sauce. Oh boy, it was delicious! Projects of the week: This week I posted some encouragement & about wearing luella. Next week, you can expect too…

wearing luella

I love graphic tees. Like, LOVE them. I love the food focused ones, I love the punny ones, I love the BA girl empowerment ones,  & even the ones that rep a company’s logo. I love them all. You can just say so much with a simple t-shirt if the design is done well. Lucky…