• December Blog Challenge day 1: What’s in a name?

    Welcome to the first day of December’s blog challenge. With the year coming to a close it’s nice to take a moment and share some new and maybe not so new ideas, reviews, and my favorites of the past year. Today’s topic, the meaning behind my blog name is very interesting considering that I just changed the name not too long ago. Needless to say, there is a reason behind almost everything we do in life, blog names are no different. Back in 2010 when I started this blog, I was doing things a little differently. I was traveling a lot and not really focusing on being a lifestyle blog,…

  • A change will do you good

    and yes I am singing that Cheryl Crow song…. Anyways–in case you didn’t notice, we got ourselves a little makeover. Not too much besides the name/domain has changed..still needing someone to create a new logo for me, but that can wait. So changing the name has actually been a work in progress. I thought of the new name last summer, registered it but then just did nothing with it. Until the other day when I was reading Heart and Moxie¬†about rebranding and I decided to finally get off my ass and fix it! I’ve loved this new site name for quite some time and the change over wasn’t terrible. I…