The Best (Newborn) Baby Products

Please note: This post has Affiliate links. I would never write about a product I didn’t genuinely love – Everything on this list we love and use, and I personally recommend. If you do feel like buying any of these things, and […]

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When Sleep Isn’t an Option

I USED TO BE RELIGIOUS ABOUT MY HEALTHY SLEEPING HABITS, BUT THREE WEEKS AGO WHEN MY SON WAS BORN, ALL OF THAT WENT OUT THE WINDOW. I ADMIT, I MISS SLEEP, AND I’M SURE THAT THERE ARE PLENTY OF NEW PARENTS, NIGHT […]

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Bonfires, Surf & S’mores

All of the photos on this post are by Sophia Christie [ @barefoot_wandering ] AS WE END OUR TIME IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, WE’VE TRIED TO SPEND MORE TIME ON OUR FAVORITE BEACH – PLAYA ENCUENTRO. It’s been our home base, our daily […]

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Surfing Pregnant

SURFING SAVED ME. From the start, my pregnancy was less than ideal. My sciatic nerve pinched at about week six, and I, a life long athlete, was left bedridden. There was no position that didn’t cause me incredible pain. Sitting was out […]

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Three Minutes of Yoga to Start Your Day

Self care is the word of the week. I’ve been “working hard” to recover from pregnancy and fourteen hours of natural labour, all while experience joys of having an infant and thus never sleeping. Step one has been trying to get back […]

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How to Travel (Almost) for Free

TRAVELING FOR FREE IS SORT OF A MYTH – BUT TRAVELING WITHOUT SPENDING MUCH MONEY ISN’T. HERE A FEW TRICKS THAT WILL ALLOW YOU TO ELIMINATE SOME OF THE BIGGEST TRAVEL COSTS, MAKING YOUR TRAVEL BASICALLY AS CHEAP AS STAYING HOME. READ […]

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Best Yoga Mat Ever

MY FIRST B YOGA MAT CAME TO ME. I WAS IN LA, VISITING A NEW YOGA STUDIO IN THE WAREHOUSE DISTRICT THAT I HAD BEEN FOLLOWING ON INSTAGRAM. IT WAS A HUGE SPACE, WITH TALL CEILINGS, LOTS OF LIGHTS AND A VERY IMPRESSIVE VEGAN CAFE. It […]

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Nutrition for Your Mission

This post was written for an originally appears on Thrive Global titled “How to choose the right foods for whatever mood your in.” Eating our feelings is generally considered a negative thing. But what if it wasn’t? Our bodies are brilliant. They ask […]

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Costa Rica: Lake Arenal

Lake Arenal was our biggest Costa Rican surprise. Besides being welcome break from sweltering summer temperatures, the hilly region surrounding Lake Arenal is full of much more than one might ever expect. From nearly cities to small local settlements, the collection of […]

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