Blogging · Travel · Travel Tips

A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging & Why I continue to do it

A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging I have good reason to say that 2018 has been the most exciting, rewarding, stressful, and memorable year of my life.  I pushed publish on WineandWeekends.com in July of 2017, but I didn't truly start treating it as a business until January of 2018. So here… Continue reading A Reflection of My First Year of Travel Blogging & Why I continue to do it

Blogging · lifestyle · Money · Travel Tips

How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

How to Create a Budget for 2019 & WHY You Should Introduction and Background: I've always been pretty smart and aware of my money and spending habits. Though, I'm not going to pretend like I don't spend (and sometimes blow) A LOT of money. This post isn't going to be a cookie cutter budget for just… Continue reading How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

Food · lifestyle

Pre-Bagged Smoothie Meal Prep Hack + Healthy Protein Smoothie Recipes

Pre-Bagged Smoothie Meal Prep Hack Before I start sharing a series of Healthy Protein Smoothie Recipes, I thought I would share my biggest smoothie meal-prep hack: Individual, Pre-made Smoothie Bags!  Also, if you are in need of an individual-sized blender, I use this one! They might not be the prettiest pictures ever, but you get the… Continue reading Pre-Bagged Smoothie Meal Prep Hack + Healthy Protein Smoothie Recipes

lifestyle · Mental Health

[2018 goal] Journaling: Starting Each Day with a Positive Mind!

I recently starting a new journey into guided journaling.... and this is why: The following is a post that I recently posted on Facebook: I have prided myself on having a positive outlook for most of my life. However, I keep finding myself constantly dreaming about being somewhere else. I have big dreams, aspirations, and goals… Continue reading [2018 goal] Journaling: Starting Each Day with a Positive Mind!