Category Archives: Positive Lifestyle

On Summer Vacation, the Jersey Shore, and Self-Love

thoughts on summer vacation

Yaaaaay, school’s out for summer and it’s time for a shiny life update! Summer is a season that’s often packed to the brim with exciting travel plans, but as for me, I’m rediscovering lots of self-love on my summer vacation. Awwwww. Or at least I’m championing self-love as my personal mission, aha. I don’t know […]

My Self-Love Journey: Importance of Healthy Living

importance of healthy living

If you look at this recent Instagram photo, then you’ll see Blond Wayfarer looks a little different these days. Yes, the pounds are dropping off my frame, and I couldn’t be more proud of my hard work and dedication. I still have work to do, but my progress is awesome. Fair warning. I wasn’t sure […]

Rachel’s Ultimate Guide to Self-Love

guide to self-love

Remember when I said 2018 would be my year of self-love? I’m making progress!  Let’s rejoice, haha. It’s a miracle. How has this transformation happened? I have a couple examples. My sleep habits have improved, as well as my eating habits, and I’m somehow forgiving myself for my stupid mistakes. Like getting into a car accident […]

5 Reasons Why Local Getaways Are Fantastic

local getaways

Local getaways can do a lot to fix the pesky “travel bug!” For President’s Day weekend, I spent four days enjoying the Jersey Shore, especially all the little artisan shops and restaurants which dot this state’s coastline. Yeah, it was the “off season,” but the shore attracts a lot more visitors year round than it did […]

Why 2018 Will Be My Year of Self-Love

the importance of self-love

Ahhh, can you believe it’s 2018? I can’t. Like. My brain literally cannot compute this simple fact. I feel like 2008 was five years ago or something, not ten. Back in good ol’ 2008, I was a fresh faced (and immature) senior in college. I thought I was unstoppable. A total bad ass. I loved […]