This winter has been an epic one for California ski and snowboarders. We have experienced record snowfall that makes everyone, even those more inclined to the "Apres Ski" want to hit the slopes this season. Nothing could be better than bluebird powder days...

Since its inception in 2013, World Wildlife Day has grown to become the most important global annual event dedicated to the protection of wildlife in the world. This year's theme is “Life below water: for people and planet". Billions of people around the...

"To Be Calm is the Highest Achievement of Self" . That is one of the first things you read when you go onto the Waves Yoga Website. Something about that quote made me want to dive in and learn more. I had...

We are so fortunate to be introduced to Trust Me Organic and Gluten Free Vodka. They graciously supplied us with the most delicious vodka for our VIP event last week. It is a delicious, clean drinking vodka that comes in elegant bottles designed...

Written by Alexa Smith Christmas is just days away—can you believe it? Where did this year go? And, if your year was anything like mine, procrastination has been real in 2018. But, not to fret! Not to worry! We’ve. Got. You. Covered...

MINDFULNESS IS A STATE. IT’S A SKILL. IT’S AN ATTITUDE. To understand our bodies intuitively, we must be open-minded and practice active listening continuously throughout our lives. Mindfulness put very simply, is awareness: non-judgmental awareness of what’s happening in the present moment, both internally and externally, with an attitude...

Written by Alexa Smith We’ve become disconnected from fashion. As a society, we’ve digressed into a fast-paced, quantity-over-quality consumer culture, where most products are machine-made, not handmade. However, several indigenous communities around the world still embrace craftsmanship and culture in clothing and tell the stories of...

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