Everything Happens For A Reason

“Sometimes God will inconvenience you in order to help somebody else. Instead of getting frustrated when our plans don’t work out, we need to remember that it’s not all about us. Maybe God has you there on purpose to let your light shine. He’s counting on you to be a good influence on someone else.” – […]

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Oui Please, No More Culture Shock

There are pro’s and con’s to being busy.  I’ve noticed the busier I am the quicker time goes by & I can’t stand when time goes too fast.  When I’m not busy, aka Netflix and chilling, time goes pretty slow.  How did I finish an entire series in one day?!  But that’s the laziest form […]

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F*** It Friday – Intro

I’ve been dieeeeeeeeeeeeeee ing to start a Friday series post called F*** It Friday.   Sometimes in the blogging world I feel a little overwhelmed with the pressure of perfection.  Any readers get that way? Eat plants, make your own deodorant, buy a Chanel purse & 10 different off the shoulder tops, drink turmeric, be […]

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A Little Check In – The Bright Side to Hard Times

Checking in!   My latest obsession is getting into bed around 8:30pm.  I’m a night person. NOT a morning person.  So going to bed this early never made sense, however I’m pretty obsessive with it these days. I don’t go straight to sleep, I work on my computer for a while… {Maybe long term this will […]

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The Barton Creek Greenbelt, Austin TX

Ladies and gentlemen, I present to thee: The Barton Creek Greenbelt. I randomly fell across a “Greatest Hiking Trails in the U.S.” article and when clicking through noticed The Barton Creek Greenbelt made the list. Whaaaaaaaaaat?! I’ve never hiked the trail before & I live on the damn thing.  Literally, you can get there from my […]

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MBM’s Basic Burger Realness

Basic Burgers Sticking with BBQ & summery themes –> today I’m sharing my SUPER complex burger recipe. (I kid I kid)   Basically… This is the most basic recipe of all time. I’m sharing the Basic Burger recipe because I see people F-up their burger meat all the time & it drives me cray cray.   I […]

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The Best Sweet Treat in the World! Promise.

Dates!!!! AHHHH Dates! I love them so much (and you will too. Promise). I didn’t think it would be possible to find yummy dates in America but I’m here to confirm it is!  You may have to do a little hunting, but the hunt is worth the catch.   Basics:  Dates come from Date Palms. […]

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Spring flowers – You Need To Wear Them

I could talk about floral clothing all day, every day, for the rest of my existence.  I didn’t realize my obsession until one of my friends noticed the only pattern I ever wore was: FLOWER Bright pink nail polish + bold flower print  + white jeans + rapunzel hair —> L I V I N G I’ve been day […]

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day, here’s to having luck of the Irish!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I’m not a fan of beer or green, HOWEVER if there’s a day of celebration + happy people then I’ll wear green and drink beer proudly amongst them! Last year I got my first real experience with St. Patrick’s Day while in Dubai. The “Irish Village” threw a huge St. Patrick’s Day […]

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SXSW: What I Wore (all day long)

The perfect SXSW outfit. Guyssszzz, this outfit took me through an entire DAY of walking — aka: SXSW’ing!  (I feel like I solved a 5,000 small piece puzzle of an all blue abstract painting.) Texas  Pretty  Festival  Cool-Girl  smack dab on the head! I went from a pop up conference, to the wild wild west […]

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