Diary Post: January Recap

Diary Post, Uncategorized

Wow, I cannot believe January came, saw, and I conquered it. One week into 2018, I was already feeling defeated, so I didn’t anticipate January being a productive and positive month, but lo and behold.. it was fun, relaxing, and productive.  I thought sharing the good and the bad would inspire me to kick February’s […]

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Diary Post: St. Louis Trip

Diary Post, Uncategorized

Hi! Today’s post is going to be a little bit out of the norm – instead of my usual posts about what to do, where to eat, and where to sleep, this will be more of a ‘diary entry,’ if you will, about my trip to St. Louis to visit my best friend, Corinne! Last […]

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How to Have a Productive Saturday

Organization, Uncategorized

“When you waste a moment, you have killed it in a sense, squandering an irreplaceable opportunity. But when you use the moment properly, filling it with purpose and productivity, it lives on forever.” – Menachem Mendel Schneerson Nothing feels better than having a positive, productive, and smooth Saturday morning. Yesterday, we accomplished a ton of […]

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Dinner 500 Feet in the Air – Highly Recommend

Eat, Things to Do

And so, it continues – taking on Seattle.  As Starbucks Baristas, it’s our job to move quickly, so it wasn’t hard to overrule the time we had by visiting more attractions than the number of days we were staying, like the Underground Tour and the Harbor Cruise Tour – your noggin will be jam packed with interesting […]

June 19, 2017

I Tried Raw Beef and You Should Too


One of my favorite parts about traveling is keeping an open mind when it comes to food.  It’s important to try unique cuisine that you normally wouldn’t have at the end of your fork, which is why I decided to try raw beef. Going anywhere with Sarah means we indulge in great food – we […]

June 3, 2017

Taking on Pike Place Market

Things to Do

Can you believe its been one year since my trip to Seattle with my barista pals? (Hi Sarah, Kirstin, and Brandon)!  When I decided to hang up the green apron and resign from Starbucks, I had spent a third of my life making lattes; that’s eight years!  The four of us wanted to take a […]

May 28, 2017