Self-care September

There is a constant part of me that yearns to get away and immerse myself in nature– where I can always find beauty, wonder, wisdom and healing. It has been a trying month and a lot has happened that has shifted my mind set- if you see me one of these days, I’ll always start […]

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June Favorites and July Goal Setting

It has been exactly one month since I last created an entry– ever since vacation ended, school and work have sent me to a whirlwind! I have not been very vocal about the fact that I actually started school again, but it truly is one of the biggest goals I have on top of my […]

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Dreaming of Seattle: Sea Otters, Books, and the Starbucks Reserve.

Quite another lengthy read, but I’d like to share more of what I loved and will come back for in Seattle… I went to Seattle with a running list of places, food and coffee shops to discover. I’ve done touristy on day one, and spent a whole morning at Pike Place for day two– and […]

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First of June

My sweet coworkers surprised me with my favorite cake from Portos! Strawberries & Cream. And in case you are wondering I do have two first names and I go by Donna at work. Hello world! I’d like to take a moment and quickly publish a birthday entry- June 1st is my birthday and this year, […]

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Dreaming in Seattle: Day Two, Pike Market

I hopped out of my Lyft and on to the pebble streets of Pike. It was starting to drizzle at nine in the morning, and I’ve never felt as energetic at that hour as I did back then. The stores and stalls were just setting up, and I had a long list of places to […]

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Dreaming in Seattle: Day One

It’s overcast and rainy, and I am feeling a little gloomy as this is the last time I will see Seattle for awhile. It has been a fun-filled three days of self-discovery and also, discovering a city that spoke to me in the same language I understood: exceptionally good coffee and rain. I’d like to […]

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