Jerry’s Spanish Rice

Most people who learned how to make Spanish rice probably learned from their grandmother or their mother. Now while my grandmother has made more batches of rice than I could count she didn’t actually teach me how to make it. My dad ended up being the one to teach me how to make it. I’m […]

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My Current Must Have Essential Oils

I started using Essential Oils (EOs) around this time last year after my cousin got me hooked on them. I had started looking into them and getting curious about just how they worked and she happened to come into town that weekend, oils in tow. It worked out perfectly that I was able to try […]

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Easy Pad Thai (Vegan + Gluten Free)

This vegan Pad Thai is quite possibly one of my favorite meals. I made it for the first time back in April after having tasted it at a restaurant. I don’t think I ever really knew what it was before and I never really cared enough to find out because I thought I wouldn’t like […]

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Things I Fancy: January 2016

Hobbies Sewing: I got a sewing machine for Christmas and I absolutely love it to bits. It’s something I’ve wanted to learn for a while so I’m finally glad I’m getting the chance. So far I’ve only made purses and pillowcases but I’m getting the hang of it. There was also a failed attempt at […]

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No Expectations

As much as I try to not really care what people think or how they perceive me it’s not always easy to shut it all out. I have come to figure out that people have put their own expectations on me as far as what they think I should be doing or where I should […]

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I Can’t Get the Balance Right

Over the past couple weeks I have found myself having conversations about balance with a few different people which led me to this post. We are all constantly looking for it or trying to achieve the perfect balance between the things that make up our life. Finding balance between being healthy and indulging, between being […]

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Life’s Waiting to Begin

If I’ve learned anything in my 26 years on this pale blue dot it’s that I am a big dreamer. The problem with that though is that I am a dreamer but not really a doer. To be fair that statement is only half true because there have definitely been things I’ve wanted to do […]

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