07Jul/16

Public Speaking: Los Angeles Green Festival

I’m excited to announce that I’ll be presenting at the Los Angeles Green Festival. I’m doing two 3-hour-long workshops (one on Saturday and one on Sunday) based on my blog posts “TheRead More…

06Jul/16

Creatvity: Light-Up Swim Noodle Lightsaber

My little wanted to have a STAR WARS themed party, and I made swim noodle lightsabers for the kiddos which is SO EASY and fantastic. BUT THEN I had an idea thatRead More…

02Jul/16

Fourth of July: Pie, Pool Toys and the Pursuit of Happiness

This post is the epitome of Ember Living: a bit of food, a bit of fun and a bit of thoughtfulness! Become an Ember Living VIP for FREE for a limited time:Read More…

27Jun/16

Speaking Engagement

Excited to be presenting to a number of LAUSD teachers on Thursday. And the theme is a luau!!! How appropriate for me! ‪#‎EmberLiving‬ ‪#‎BeASpark‬ ‪#‎SparkleHard‬

24Jun/16

Video: Purposeful Minimalism

I am not as far along as these folks, but I do practice my own form of minimalism because I do find that it keeps me organized and allows my brain toRead More…

22Jun/16

FREE REUSABLE Camping List

If you love to camp but are always forgetting to pack something, have I got the thing for you! I came up with a comprehensive camping packing list, that includes links toRead More…

22Jun/16

Workshop: Can’t Fight Your Programming: How Understanding Your Humanity Can Make You More Successful

Looking forward to the workshop I’m delivering in Redondo Beach tomorrow night  titled “You Can’t Fight Your Programming: How Understanding Your Humanity Can Make You More Successful“. The brief synopsis: It’s not aRead More…

20Jun/16

Flamethrower: Laird Hamilton

Laird Hamilton might not know it, but he’s one of my mentors. I always love reading what he’s up to, and his book FORCE OF NATURE is on my coffee table and is oneRead More…

07Jun/16

Interview with Sheryl Roush, Professional Speaker

I love being an active member of Toastmasters International. If you are looking for a great way to grow as a person or as a professional, Toastmasters can help you with eitherRead More…

27May/16

Recipe: Cinnamon Danish a la Martha Stewart

UPDATE TO THE UPDATE: A change to the original recipe: I substitute succanat (aka: crystallized cane juice find it here on Amazon http://amzn.to/2kArbEI) for brown sugar because I prefer the flavor ofRead More…