Journal, Motivational

It’s A Dog’s Life For Me.

My mother explained that teddy bear hamsters have an average lifespan of three years. If  I could just keep this hamster alive for three years, they would get me a dog. What I didn't know was that the hamster was already three years old.

Journal, Product Reviews

But Wait – There’s Myrrh!

By the end of this blog post, we may all very well become self-proclaimed aromachologists. Essentially, this is my how-to guide on everything essential oils! Here, you will find a few Natasha Fierce approved oils as well as the different usages and applications. Take a deep breath and relax your mind. Your meditation education begins… Continue reading But Wait – There’s Myrrh!

Journal, Photography

La Republica Dominicana 

Recipes

Layered Delicious Deep Dish Burritos

If your spirit animal is guacamole, you're basically my twin. I'm essentially an honorary Latina. My sister even convinced me that we're part Spanish - what's the sense in arguing those blessed genetics? I am also a food enthusiast AKA foodie. So you can understand why this recipe called to my SOUL. So, without further… Continue reading Layered Delicious Deep Dish Burritos

Recipes

10 Step Asian Inspired Bourbon Street Chicken

Mardi Gras has come and gone and though I didn't get to head South and join in the festivities, I was able to get my grubby hands on a Bourbon Street recipe to bring the party straight home to me! This recipe is said to have come from a kitchen on Bourbon Street run by… Continue reading 10 Step Asian Inspired Bourbon Street Chicken

Journal, Motivational

Not My Circus, Not My Monkeys.

“Every time you feel yourself getting pulled into other people’s nonsense, repeat these words: not my circus, not my monkeys” And then, just let them go.

Journal, Motivational

Say No To Guilt Trips

Several months ago I made the decision based on doctor’s recommendation to take time off work to heal and recover from a very trying time. Along with my physical trials, I faced emotional trials but, along the way, I’m also learning to stop feeling guilty. I grew up with two VERY hard working parents who… Continue reading Say No To Guilt Trips