It seems like 22 passed by in the blink of an eye. Now I’m 23 and I’m going to try my best to truly appreciate it. I spent my birthday (December 30th) with family surrounded by a fire followed by an amazing homemade meal. It’s been years since I’ve spent a birthday in Florida, nonetheless with a home cooked meal rather than a fancy restaurant. And I will say this was one of my favorite birthdays yet, no stuffy restaurant or fancy gifts can replace the warm feeling of being with family and just enjoying each others company in 40 degree weather. Although 23 is still young,… View Post

It seems like every year the holidays come and go so quickly. I for one have so much to be thankful for this year. At the start of 2016, I told myself I’d write down a list of things I was thankful for every day. While I do forget to write in my journal some days, I’m proud that I’ve managed to get at least half the journal filled with gratitude. When I first started I’d have such a hard time writing down what I was grateful for, I was focusing on the big things like food and shelter and while I am grateful for… View Post

    I’m so thankful to live in a city with so many fitness options. I’ve never been a big gym person, it can be a bit intimidating and overwhelming. I also love being outdoors when I’m working out.  Since living in Brickell, Miami, I’ve been exposed to so many new choices for working out. I don’t have a strict membership at any studio because I like to change it up every once in a while, makes working out so much more enjoyable. Below are a few of my favorite studios to get you out of that gym rut and try something new and fun.… View Post