Vacation, All I Ever Wanted!

Hello Everyone! I hope you're enjoying the summer vacations. I'll be taking several weeks off from blogging to take advantage of the rest of my husband's summer break. During this time, I plan on taking more bike rides (our longest one this summer only being 24 miles), reading, writing, doing daily excursions, and taking in [...]

A Melody of Talent

There are dimensions of writing and Lyra Shanti dabbles in many of them. She loves immersing herself in a magical world, so be prepared to enjoy this enchanting interview. Describe yourself in 150 words or less. My name is Lyra Shanti, and I am an author, songwriter, poet, and playwright. I was born in San [...]

Think Before Inking

Tattoos are an extension of our creativity, desires, or tributes. It’s a personal choice to design our bodies with pictures or inspirational words. But sometimes, someone we don’t know and trust— tattoo artist… or tattoo botcher can distort our visions of the perfect tattoo. If you’re considering inking your body, here are a couple things [...]