Why This Talented Artist Travels the Globe to Create and Inspire

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Life Over Lattes: Creating Beauty in the Everyday with Claire Daniel When you first meet Claire Daniel, chances are several things will take place. First, your eyes will become mesmerized by her radiant ear-to-ear grin. And don’t think for a second you won’t recognize when she walks into a room, as her beaming smile will […]

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Strawberry Picking on California’s Coast

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Oh, the joys of strawberry picking. Not too many Saturdays ago, Derek and I booked a rental car and headed down the coast. While the day turned out to be a bit foggier than we anticipated, it was still quite a refreshing city escape. Our end destination was the coastal town of Santa Cruz, yet […]

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Meet Denver’s Queen of Macramé: Rachel Oliver

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Life Over Lattes: Weaving Positivity & Gratitude With Mermade Studio Some people come into your life for a reason. And some people are just good for the soul. Rachel Oliver is both of these people. Warm, bubbly, and overflowing with charisma and charm, Rachel radiates good vibes, which is probably why I continuously gravitated toward […]

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Across the Bay at Angel Island

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An Angel Island Adventure If you look out our kitchen window, you’ll see it. A monstrous island rising out of the water of the San Francisco Bay.  So big in fact, you won’t be able to miss it. While it appears to be secluded, after one click on Google you’ll quickly realize this island has quite a […]

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How This Young Entrepreneur is Shaking Things Up in the Cocktail World

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Life Over Lattes: Crafting the Happiest of Hours With Salty Paloma We all know the saying, “The devil is in the detail.” So while a good drink might seem fairly simple to whip up, there is an art when it comes to crafting the perfect cocktail. Just ask Amanda Chen. When she and her friends were trying […]

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An Early Morning in Chinatown

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San Francisco’s Chinatown. Packed to the brim with color, culture, and so much charm, Chinatown is hands down the most iconic neighborhood here in San Francisco. And, with good reason. Not only is it the second largest Chinatown in all of the US — the largest being in NYC —  but it’s also the oldest in […]

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