Vacation Expectations vs Reality

My vacation expectations vs my vacation reality are two very different things.For example, when I left for Cabo exactly one week ago this was my plan:*Get up early every morning to take full advantage of beach/beautiful weather.*Walk, run, or do yoga at least once a day.*Simply because you can eat and drink everything you want because it feels free, doesn't mean you have to.*Work, write and blog every day.*Write at least 1,000 word from book every day. Writing from the beach will be great!*Find some alone time to meditate and think about book.*You don't have to drink every single night.*Don't go overboard on room service, enjoy fresh fruit and yogurt!*Post good photos to Instagram so you'll gain 100000 new followers while you're here.After eight days of being in Mexico I don't even remember that girl who wrote those romanticized ideas of a vacation.I got up early the first day. I did one yoga plank on the beach and called it good.Then I immediately ate muchaca burritos for breakfast and drank two Bloody Marys ....more

Cabo Diaries: DAY 7

Day 7Wednesday, 11/24Woke up ready for beach yoga this morning. It started at 8:00 a.m. I woke up at 10:00 a.m.So for the seventh day in a row I've missed beach yoga. I will try harder tomorrow.On the bright side, I've now managed to collect a family of six cats that gather outside our house every morning to be fed ....more

Create The Good

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Create the Good for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.Toward the end of 2014 I had some weird days.I was basically cut from everything at both Second City and iO and watched as my talented funny friends moved on to bigger neater things and I did not.I was sad. And I felt bad for myself.So what does a sad pitiful Taylor do? ...more

What I Always Pack For Vacation

Remember how I said I'm going to live travel blog? Yea, that starts tomorrow.Today I'm going to tell you about the necessities that I always bring when I go to Cabo. TBT to a few years ago in Cabo ....more

The One Reason I Don't Want To Leave

As of 5 a.m. this morning I'm on a plane to Cabo for ten days to celebrate my brother's wedding.I am so so excited. We've been going to Cabo for ten years now and it's my happy place. Throw in the fact 100 close friends and family will be there and it's going to be one helluva good time.I've been looking forward to everything about this trip for months now.Almost everything, I mean ....more

My Holiday Spark

It always starts with the Reeses bells.As soon as I see them available at the fancy grocery store where I shop (CVS) I have to buy a bag. It's tradition.And then the holiday magazines start ending up on my doorstep and the Christmas commercials start popping up on TV reminding us all what the season is really about: commercialism.But I eat it up. I love it all ....more

Announcing My New Shirts + Me As A Fashion Blogger

"Chris, I'm really excited about my new shirts and sweatshirts so we need to get some really good pics this weekend, okay?""K.""I'm serious, like they need to be real blogger pics. Not like ones we just took in the living room after dinner. But like a real blogger photo shoot."Then Chris looks me and says, "I'm not the one who gets weird about this shit ....more

The Wedding Nightmares part 2

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So You Want To Start A Blog

First things first, it's essential you learn how to take a casual "I'm just sitting on a white blanket while wearing sneakers, while holding a wine glass" photo. This is SO IMPORTANT. I can't stress it enough ....more

20 Things I Find Offensive About This Red Cup

Where do I even start?How about here:1. A Mermaid logo? Really? ...more