simplify finances (save & spend on what matters)

I, am always going through the painful journey of feeling like I’m living on a tight financial thread. I don’t remember a single time in my life where I haven’t been largely concerned with the number of dollars in my bank account, wondering if I will have enough to cover my expenses. That has always…

simplify your wardrobe (and gain more self-love)

Capsule wardrobes are on the rise, and have been deemed the latest and greatest (rightfully so) thing to hit lady closets everywhere. I used to be a clothing hoarder. Multiple colours, styles and shapes – it didn’t matter, if I saw it on somebody else and I thought it looked good on them, I wanted…

so, I wrote a book about being 25 & divorced

I can feel it starting to fade away now; the feelings, the revelations, the brokenness, the clarity and the need to run. It feels like a version of me that existed another lifetime ago, like a memory of a movie reel playing in the back of my mind. As much as I want to leave…

destination nicaragua | budget, packing & preparation

So, you want to go to Central America – and yes, you should! Here’s some tips and trips I used / some things I wish I knew before hand. PACKING. They aren’t kidding when they say it’s going to be hot. All. the. time. Lay out everything you think you want to bring and then…