Budgeting · Local Activities

Budget Options For Personal Care – Are Student Hair Salons Like Kenneth Shuler Worth The Savings?

If you've followed me for a while, you'll know that I actively seek out ways to save money for travel and stretch my budget, whether it be by thrift store shopping, cash-back sites, or utilizing a high-yield savings account.  I like to call that multiple streams of frugality.  I have found ways to stretch my… Continue reading Budget Options For Personal Care – Are Student Hair Salons Like Kenneth Shuler Worth The Savings?

Community · Local Activities

How To Write Quality Reviews On Yelp And Enjoy The Benefits Of Elite Status

Are you wondering about this Yelp Elite program you keep hearing about?  Does it mean you get to be a snobby foodie?  I find that a lot of people are familiar with Yelp as an app or website where they can search for places to eat, but most people don't seem to write reviews.  All… Continue reading How To Write Quality Reviews On Yelp And Enjoy The Benefits Of Elite Status

52 Weeks Challenge · Healthy Living · Product Reviews

Is Cashew Milk The New Almond Milk? Dairy-Free Milk Can Taste Good And Other Unpopular Opinions

I'm sure this is one of your burning questions, right?  No?  Well, maybe it will be after reading this.  For Week 26 of Trying New Things, I tried two new dairy substitutes that I'm sharing with you today.   I have a great love for dairy (especially cheese), but sadly it doesn't reciprocate my feelings.   Sometimes… Continue reading Is Cashew Milk The New Almond Milk? Dairy-Free Milk Can Taste Good And Other Unpopular Opinions

Healthy Living · Travel · travel guide

6 Healthy Restaurant Chains To Fuel Your Travels

As a major foodie, one of the main things I look forward to when traveling is indulging in a diversity of unique and often decadently unhealthy food.  Though that's still my MO at times, after several trips being ruined by sickness, I've realized the importance of fueling my body with optimal nutrition to stay healthy… Continue reading 6 Healthy Restaurant Chains To Fuel Your Travels

relationships

10 Ways To Support The Introverts & Empaths In Your Life

What is an empath?  Is it the same thing as an introvert?  Yes and no.  Not all introverts are empaths, but a large majority of empaths do seem to be introverts.  This article does a great job of describing the differences between introverts, empaths and highly-sensitive people.  When you hear someone described as highly-sensitive, you might… Continue reading 10 Ways To Support The Introverts & Empaths In Your Life

Cruises · travel guide

The 7 Types Of People You Meet On A Cruise

Get Cheap Cruises and Compare Cruise Deals at BookingBuddy! People watching on a floating resort can be even more entertaining than at an airport.  After recently completing my fourth Carnival cruise, I compiled a list of who you can expect to encounter and how to spot each type in their natural habitat! Great Deals on 4-Star… Continue reading The 7 Types Of People You Meet On A Cruise

switzerland · Travel · travel guide

The Top Outdoor Active Adventure Spots In Switzerland

Today I'm sharing a guest post from photographer and writer Kristin Reinhard of Swiss Family Travel!  She's originally from Australia, but fell in love with Switzerland and has lived there for the past 18 years.  I know you're going to love this post - so many breathtaking options to explore in Switzerland.  Be sure to… Continue reading The Top Outdoor Active Adventure Spots In Switzerland