Let Go of “pretty shadows” to be fully YOU in your light [Career Advice]
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / career / Professional / Science / wellness

Let Go of “pretty shadows” to be fully YOU in your light [Career Advice]

Sitting in a meeting where someone is clearly passionate about what they’re talking about does this thing to me where I catch fire too – I bask in the glow of their lit passions. They could be talking about anything from growing eggplants, to astrophysics, but I’m THERE. They take me on their journey, and … Continue reading

Be Well, Within Your Means
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / wellness

Be Well, Within Your Means

I usually love September because of the fresh air, and an overall rise in energy. I find I’m often more active in the fall. While I’d love to be starting a new gym routine, or signing up for a class, I’m learning what it means to be well within my means by attending a class that has some things I can do, and then sitting out for the exercises I know my body can’t do again yet – instead of not going at all. Continue reading

Summer – it’s not over till it’s over! How to get dressed to perfection: Featuring Boston’s Best Dressed
Boston / career / community / Fashion / shopping / Style / Wedding

Summer – it’s not over till it’s over! How to get dressed to perfection: Featuring Boston’s Best Dressed

End of summer/early fall weddings and parties call for THE perfect dress. I share my first experience renting a special occasion designer dress below, followed by tips for success in the dressing room and as a female entrepreneur from Best Dressed co-owner, Nikoleta.  Continue reading

Shades of Summer: Savoring Summer with Pretty Pops of Color
Beauty / beauty reviews / Boston / wellness

Shades of Summer: Savoring Summer with Pretty Pops of Color

The air has just started to cool, and I wonder if that telltale change in the air is permanent. I was thinking about why I enjoy summer: celebrating our birthdays and anniversaries is one big exciting part, but there are also more subtle feelings associated with summer. There’s more freedom to slow down and soak in experiences. Clothes … Continue reading

Who do you sip with?
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / Food / Science

Who do you sip with?

Wellness. It’s a buzzword now, but rest assured, the art of being well is real, achievable by all, and successful usually with a little help from those you call your closest, dearest, best companions – your tribe. Having a cup of coffee at my tiny apartment kitchen table (on wheels) with sweet friends and family … Continue reading

Pack LIGHT, Style RIGHT – recap of a BlueBootsGo travel-style-wellness event with Athleta & Follain + a surprise at the end!
Adventure in Normal Life / Beauty / Boston / community / Fashion / Giveaway / shopping / Style / Travel / wellness

Pack LIGHT, Style RIGHT – recap of a BlueBootsGo travel-style-wellness event with Athleta & Follain + a surprise at the end!

Happy Monday, friends! I had the pleasure of hosting a really fun and meaningful event on Thursday night at the Athleta store in Boston that brought together a few of my passions: wellness, travel, and style. I was joined by my friends at Follain, a non-toxic beauty and skincare boutique founded in 2013 to change … Continue reading

Daybreaker BOS – Get up and Dance!
Adventure in Normal Life / Boston / community / fitness / Food / wellness

Daybreaker BOS – Get up and Dance!

How’s your #FITFRIDAY starting out? Do you ever wonder what it would be like to jump into an adventure with people you don’t know, without abandon, and come out of it feeling happy? That is what I experienced jumping onto my yoga mat at Boston’s iconic Fenway Park for an event by Daybreaker Boston & New Balance … Continue reading