homemade hot cocoa mix recipe

Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix Recipe

It’s been pretty chilly in Southern California lately. We’ve been waking up to 45-degree mornings, and I’ve even had to turn the heater on a few times (gasp!) Hot liquids are my jam this time of year; the holiday season is perfect for experimenting with homemade hot cocoa mix recipes, especially with family and friends around […]

5 Ideas for Upcycling Vinyl Records

Vinyl is an authentic, quality way to enjoy music. But let’s face it: who has space for hundreds (or even thousands) of 12-inch albums? When you’re trying to live a minimalist, clutter-free lifestyle it becomes more and more difficult to justify owning a vast vinyl record collection, especially if you don’t listen to them very […]

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3 Essential Digital Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

A few months ago, I posted the following meme to my Instagram account:   Since launching my digital marketing consultancy this past summer, I’ve found this statement to be truer than ever. In honor of Small Business Saturday, I’d like to share three of my most successful* digital marketing techniques that can be adapted to any […]

holiday gift guide

2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Eco Bae

It’s so much fun to give (and receive!) gifts. I try to give gifts with the recipient in mind – if I know a person is eco-conscious, for example, I keep her values in mind when choosing a gift. I made a little holiday gift guide with “eco-bae” in mind…that tree hugger swathed in coconut oil, […]

turkey alternatives

8 Thanksgiving Main Dish Turkey Alternatives

I can’t remember the last time I ate turkey on Thanksgiving. I’m not a huge fan of the wild bird, I find that turkey alternatives like lamb, duck, and pork are much more moist, tender, and flavorful. With that in mind, I corraled a few tasty non-turkey Thanksgiving main dish ideas for those of us […]