Category Inspiring

The greatest ride of my life!

Whoa how time flies! My baby girl will be turning two at the end of the summer and looking back I can’t believe how becoming a mom has been such a life-changing and challenging experience. It was not easy and I was far from the perfect, all smiles type of mom. I had so many ups and downs and even had […]

“The moment you realize you couldn’t be happier.”

Photo of me in Madeira, Portugal. A preview of our first big trip with our 18 month old girl.


I’m always looking to improve my outlook on life and be more positive. I find that January is always a good month to start anew and make changes. Today I’m sharing with you my personal top 10 tips to make your life a little easier in 2015. So read-on because these tips did wonders for […]

Inspiring // Should we really be comparing ourselves?

Who doesn’t compare themselves to others? We do it everyday, conciously or unconciously. I think it’s normal to try to situate ourselves in this crazy world. But the problem I have with that is that we compare our interior selves with the exterior of others. We’re not being fair to ourselves. What we see on Facebook, for example, is […]

I have the bad habit of never ending what I have started, especially when I realize that it’s not exactly as I had envisioned it or that it’s taking longer than I had expected. So that makes hundreds of unfinished projects. But as a mother I’ve come to realize that perfection doesn’t exist. Even if I […]

The legend of the hummingbird

Legends say that hummingbirds float free of time, carrying our hopes for love, joy and celebration. The hummingbird’s delicate grace reminds us that life is rich, beauty is everywhere, every personal connection has meaning and that laughter is life’s sweetest creation. I say we should all try to be more like the hummingbird. To float through life with grace. […]

Off to the Caribbean!

When there I was thinking I wouldn’t travel for another year because of my pregnancy my boyfriend announced that we were leaving on vacation in less than a week! I’ve always dreamed of leaving last minute so you can imagine how excited I’ve been all week! But a week ago we didn’t have a clue […]

“You never were what you were taught you were… you are far, far more!”

I’ve been feeling blue lately. Feeling like everything is the end of the world. I know it happens to the best of us but it’s not easy to cheer up.  I needed something to lift me up and this quote makes me realize that I don’t have to be what others or society wants me […]

Quote of the week

pssst, that ‘s me doing yoga this summer while camping out by a beautiful lake