So you have big health goals, but you know that in order to succeed, you're probably going to have to stop eating out so much. Therefore, you've wanted to learn to cook, and you know you should probably start soon. The only problem is, it's hard to find healthy recipes online. And these recipes must … Continue reading How Cooking Light is Helping Me Learn How to Make Healthy Food
Ever heard of the BrandTax? No, it's not a literal tax that the government charges us, whether the consumer or the company, to pay for or manufacture brand-named goods. According to Brandless, it's actually just the hidden cost that household name companies charge us to buy their goods. This might mean hidden costs that come … Continue reading Pay More for Brand Name, or Less for Brandless
Marketing is something often considered to be a costly investment to many businesses, and therefore many smaller businesses or brand new startups are often hesitant to invest in something that they may believe has questionable returns. However, small and new businesses that want to scale and grow their brand need to invest in marketing more … Continue reading A Few Free and Easily Trackable Ways to be a Growth Hacker
It's not often that you go to an eatery that almost literally transports you to another country. Not that I've ever been to Italy, but my visit to Roman Aroma sure made me feel like I have. Upon arriving, you immediately feel the difference between the American Coffee Shop and the Italian Caffe. The warmth … Continue reading Roman Aroma – The Scent of Freshly Ground Italian Coffee is Closer than you Think
Everybody likes to save money, right? A dollar here, a few cents there - it might not seem like much, but before you know it you can finally afford to buy that $5.00 cup of Starbucks coffee everyday. Or better yet, now you can finally start adding to your savings! Doesn't it feel great? Recently, … Continue reading How to Save Money on Amazon Using HONEY
Do you hate running? It might be because it feels unnatural to you, and I mean that in the most literal sense. I can personally attest: I hated running up until I left high school. During my school years, I would dread "the mile" - which is basically what it sounds like. A timed mile … Continue reading Nike Free RN: Barefoot Running Without the Bare Feet
A few days ago, I wrote about a great subscription service for those who love plants, but not necessarily the care-taking aspect of them. However, for every lack of green thumb we have, there are several who love dedicating their time to plants and their watering, feeding, and trimming. Many of us also love growing … Continue reading Three of my Favorite Types of Seeds from SeedsNow!
As a young woman interested in fashion, but aware of the environmental impact that going through clothing has (as well as the impact on my pocketbook), I'm a huge fan of thrifting. Thrifting, however, can be a hit-or-miss kind of experience. You go into your neighborhood Goodwill, spend a good three hours, rummaging through the … Continue reading Thrifting is Evolving – So Here’s Why I’ll Never Shop a Traditional Thrift Store Again.
Now, there is the savior all us green-thumbed plant enthusiasts need - The Desert Box. The year of the subscription box may just have been 2017, but the trend continues to dominate every market. And with The Desert Box, we see that there truly is room in every market for a subscription box, even for … Continue reading The Desert Box – One Way to Satiate Your Plant Addiction
Last week I just finished the first book of the new year. Ok, I've been trying to work through a few others - one to sharpen my financial knowledge, and one to help me understand meditation as I begin a practice. But Show Your Work by Austin Kleon is one of those that was a … Continue reading A Brief Summary of the First Four Chapters of “Show Your Work” By Austin Kleon (And How the Principles Can Be Applied to Real Life)