WELLNESS

5 Simple Tips To Begin A Life Of Adventure

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.[Neale Donald Walsch] If you were to sit down and make a list to compare all the things you’ve done to all the things you wish you could do, which one do you think…

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BUCKET LIST #35: Drive along the 17-Mile DriveAnd at the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy, and your eyes sparkling.[SHANTI]Pebble Beach is one of the most enchanting scenic drives in the world. The 17-Mile Drive is the route that…

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quotes-about-happiness

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.[Omar Khayyam]Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.[Guillaume Apollinaire]There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.[George Sand]It’s been my…

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a-weekend-in-san-francisco

BUCKET LIST #30: Visit San FranciscoSan Francisco is 49 square miles surrounded by reality.[Paul Kantner] When I was sixteen, I visited San Francisco for the first time with my family. At the time, San Francisco was just another place. I didn’t remember much about the city…

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a-3-day-bucket-list-itinerary-for-san-francisco

 Every hundred feet, the world changes.[ROBERTO BOLAÑO]  Drive through the Golden Gate Bridge If you’d like to see the enchanting vision of a blanket of fog passing through the Golden Gate Bridge, head over to Vista Point (where this photo is taken) before 8:00AM…

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sightseeing-in-san-francisco

BUCKET LIST #31: Drive down Lombard StreetBUCKET LIST #32: Drive through the Golden Gate BridgeI left my heart in San Francisco  Golden Gate BridgeA view from Vista Point at 8:30 in the morning.9:00 …It’s 9:30 when the fog starts to…

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BUCKET LIST #33:  Eat at a restaurant featured in Diners, Dine-Ins, and DivesThe problem with eating Italian food is that 5 or 6 days later you’re hungry again.[George Miller] Rocco’s Cafe has been happily catering San Francisco residents and tourists since 1990. A treat…

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I’d rather wear flowers in my hair than diamonds around my neck.[Alli Simpson]Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’[Robin Williams]Never yet was a springtime, when the buds forgot to bloom.[Margaret Elizabeth Sangster]Behold, my friends, the spring has come; the earth…

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BUCKET LIST #29: Get advice from a NY Times Bestselling AuthorA coincidence ignites a spark that one hopes will lead to something more meaningful.[Doug Cooper] Last Saturday, I attended the Travel & Adventure Show in San Diego for the first time. It was also the first time…

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what-to-expect-at-the-u-s-travel-adventure-show

Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.I had dreamed of exploring the world since I was a little girl. When I moved to the Philippines at age 13 to live with my grandparents (from my father’s side), my family planned annual vacations that included…

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a-worthy-las-vegas-detour-valley-of-fire-state-park

BUCKET LIST #28: Tour the Valley Of FireNot all those who wonder are lost.[J.R.R. TOLKIEN] It’s amazing how time can take a toll on nature and leave it with extraordinary creations. I have been blown away by award-winning architecture and manmade spectacles, but…

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packing-for-a-cold-weekend-in-vegas

I enjoy the preparatory elements of travel – packing my bags and choosing my outfits – but my favourite part is getting there.[Dominic Monaghan] Packing for Las Vegas is no joke. People always feel the need to bring their sexiest outfits, even during the coldest time of the year. In…

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day-1-the-non-resolution-resolution

2017 is going to be one of my best years… scratch that…2017 is going to be THE best year ever!I started the year off with an abundance of hope. I started the year off with a long list of New Year’s Resolutions, because I told myself, this…

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LIFE

Blog Makeover

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BUCKET LIST #20: Start a blogJudgments prevent us from seeing the good that lies beyond appearances.[Wayne Dyer] For the past week I have been driving myself crazy trying to create the perfect blog layout. I went through 5 designs before I finally created one that I am…

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this-is-what-happens-when-you-choose-happiness

Life isn’t happening to you; life is responding to you.[Rhonda Byrne] Last month was a great way to start the new year. I have set off to do what I promised myself I would– to live more and to do it adventurously. Now, I’m a better…

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BUCKET LIST #25: Make a snow angelBUCKET LIST #26: Slide down the snowBUCKET LIST #27: Build a snowmanAnd at the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy, and your eyes sparkling.[Shanti] Mountain High is a ski resort in California with…

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when-to-slow-down-and-still-achieve-more

Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.[Eddie Cantor] I made a promise to myself this year: No holding back!I’m on a mission to make…

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quotes-about-life

Your life is your message to the world. Make sure it’s inspiring.[Anonymous]Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. [Dr. Seuss]Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it…

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Yet America is a poem in our eyes; its ample geography dazzles the imagination, and it will not wait long for metres.[Ralph Waldo Emerson] I live in the US. The US with 50 states. Each state is like a country all on its own. How could I forget…

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7-reasons-to-see-the-broad-now

Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.[Ralph Waldo Emerson] I’m always on Instagram. Mostly to look for destinations posted by the people I follow. When I see something I want to add to my long list of adventures in life, I bookmark it…

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life-lessons-and-38th-birthdays

12:15 AM on January 17. I’m sitting in my patio with a blanket on and quote-unquote LAST cigarette in my hand. Today is a special day because this is the day the world said “Hello” to me. Or was it I that said “Hello” to the world…

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How deeply seated in the human heart is the liking for gardens and gardening.[Alexander Smith] Enchanted Forest of Light is an event held at Descanso Gardens twice a year. It begins at dusk and the garden is illuminated with the colors of the rainbow. If you’ve seen…

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quotes-about-travel-2

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.[Ralph Waldo Emerson]Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.[Susan Sontag]Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.[Robert Frost…

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If you’re wasting time having fun, you’re not wasting time.[Tim Ferriss] First order of business: To make business more unbusinesslike! My business goal this month (which is really my household goal in disguise) is to create an environment that will get my little workers (my kids…

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barona-casino-resort-photos

If you spend a week at a casino you will very easily see that people have a certain way of behaving in a casino.[Mads Mikkelsen] Barona Casino is located on an Indian Reservation just 30 minutes away from downtown San Diego, California. This is one of my favorite…

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