It’s been FOUR YEARS since I first picked up my laptop and published my first post on WWS. I know I always say this, but can you believe how fast times flies?! It’s an incredible experience to be able to reflect on these past four years and recognize not only how far I’ve come, but also how much I’ve learned and the friendships I’ve made along the way. This year has been a huge transition period for me…

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Hello friends! I am back exploring in San Diego and I finally got a chance to check out the coffee shop Communal Coffee (aka Coffee and Flowers) last week. It is the cutest little spot in North Park and has a flower shop inside it and a nursery next door. It is best known for its outside white wall which spells out “COFFEE + FLOWERS” in bold black lettering. I ordered a sea salt caramel mocha and a croissant and to…

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I’m a huge fan of smoothies and anything with berries, which is why when acai bowls started becoming popular a few years ago, I happily jumped on board! Although delicious, the one thing about acai bowls is that they can get quite expensive. Around Orange County, I typically pay anywhere from $8-$14 for one bowl. It can easily can start to add up, especially since you can eat them whenever you want: for breakfast, a midday…

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Three words: raspberry infused buns. That’s what GD Bro has become famous for, along with many other deliciously innovative creations. On Thursday afternoon, Kimberly from Belle En Rouge and I got a chance to finally check them out at their new location in Signal Hill. GD Bro actually started as a food truck and you might have even seen them on the Food Network’s “The Great Food Truck Race” Season 6. They opened their first location in Santa…

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A few weeks ago, I went on my very first cruise to the Western Caribbean with my best friend Ema and her family. It was an unforgettable and adventure-filled trip. I’ve been so busy with Vegas, job interviews, birthday craziness, and school starting up again that I haven’t gotten a chance to share some pictures and amazing experiences with you- until now 😀 We left LAX in the early afternoon and landed in Fort Lauderdale, Florida…

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