• Travel,  United States

    San Diego | April 2016

     This past April, my mother and I did a little mommy-daughter trip to the West Coast!  While eating breakfast at our hotel in San Diego, I had my little tablet out to write a couple of emails for my then-new Stella & Dot business, when I saw the email with my acceptance to TAPIF for the fall!!  I was so shocked I couldn’t form words!  This trip will always be extra memorable due to the big news arriving during the vacation, but it was also a really special trip for me in other ways.  For the first time in my life, I got to see the Pacific Ocean! San Diego is one of…

  • Argentina,  Travel

    Don’t Cry for me Argentina

    I just spent the weekend in Orlando, Florida at the World Center Marriott for our Stella & Dot national conference.  My crack-of-dawn flight was canceled (insert all of the crying emojis) and I am currently stranded until my rescheduled flight this afternoon.  That being said, I figured I could use this extra 8 hours of my day to write about my trip this past January to Argentina! I mentioned that I spent a semester as an exchange student at UVSQ in my previous posts.  When I finished my university studies back in the states (on 12-13-14, coolest graduation date ever!), I made myself a promise.  I declared that if I didn’t make it…