Costa Rica Continued

The second day of my Costa Rica adventure with Under30Experiences included more stunning views, a new favorite spot in town and yet another coastal sunset. We began our day with a pretty tough hike through the rainforest. Though the steep…

Costa Rica, Aren’t You Pretty

On Thursday December 10th, I arrived at the San Jose Airport in Costa Rica to begin my Central American adventure with an amazing travel group for young adults called Under30Experiences. This was my first group trip with total strangers and I absolutely loved…

Packing Made Easy

I have a love hate relationship with packing. The OCD, organized side of me loves getting everything in order and perfectly arranged in my luggage. The other side of me gets anxious I’m forgetting something… I’m sure you can relate! I…

Holiday Chic

Christmas time is one of my favorite holidays, partly due to the seasonal decorations. The weather gets chilly, fuzzy blankets make their way back to the couch, and decorative lights make everything feel so cozy! Festive decor has come a long way from…

Costa Rican Countdown

Today marks my 7 day countdown until I’ll be exploring beautiful Costa Rica! People have been asking me, “who are you going with?” every time I bring up my trip, and they’re typically surprised when I say, “myself”. Although I…

Beautifully Plated

Being a very visual person myself, I am always inspired by beautiful things, from the spaces surrounding me to the food I eat. Have you ever been served a dish so gorgeous you almost don’t want to eat it? I know I have…

Weekly 5 Favorites

#1- Paradise Memories The dreary weather left me exhausted as this week began. It’s amazing how much weather can affect your entire day and I was ready for a break from the cloudy skies and rain. I took a mental escape…

Home Office Inspiration

If you have a home office and actually use it often, you know it’s a very special place. Whether you use it for for your full-time job or you’re like me and use it for side projects, it’s a place…

Ellie Radio

Whenever I find new music I like I play it over and over and over and OVER again. For some reason I just can’t get enough of a good song until I can fully sing and dance along to every…

Griffith Park to Newport

The rest of my long weekend Cali escape was filled with more LA views, a stop in OC to indulge in some delicious wine and lots of laughs, and eventually ended with a full day in Newport before my flight…

Beachy Vibe Hair Care

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Bare Feet & Rosé in Venice

First of all… thats not Venice, Italy. It’s Venice Beach, CA. I wish though! Earlier this month I packed up my bags and headed to SoCal for a long weekend away. I have this habit of periodically browsing plane ticket prices and…

Stop and Reflect

It can be so easy to get wrapped up in the day-to-day stress of trying to make it all happen when there’s seemingly not enough hours in the day. I regularly stop and remind myself to be proud of my…