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In Ayurvedic medicine, Turmeric is considered the golden goddess–not only for its vibrant golden color but also for the multitude of health benefits it possesses. It has anti-inflammatory properties that can soothe digestion, calm the nervous system, and boost immunity. I love to make a cup of golden milk in the evening before bed. It […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

July 16, 2020

The Golden Goddess: Turmeric and Golden Milk

Chronic illness and Epstein Barr saved my life. I know that this may sound crazy, but the truth is that having a chronic virus, always hovering at the edge of my immune system, stopped me. It stopped me from using my will to push the river faster than it naturally wants to go. It prevented […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

How Epstein Barr Saved My Life

July 9, 2020

I absolutely love working with puff pastry. I usually use the store-bought frozen kind, as it is a great time saver. Puff pastry always adds a touch of elegance to any dish–sweet, savory, dinner, dessert, or appetizer. It can add an elevated look to your meal that will seriously impress your guests. It is so […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

July 1, 2020

Puff Pastry Pear Tart Recipe

Whether it’s favorite family photos, a specific collection of artwork, or a collection of favorite moments in time that reflect your life and style, a gallery display wall is always a good idea. There are so many different ways of creating a gallery wall, so getting started can be intimidating. But stay with me, and […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

Telling Your Story With A Gallery Wall

June 25, 2020

To start, I want to say this: Black Lives Matter. I have been spending my days at my beach house reading books about white fragility and white privilege. It has been an eye-opening experience and so long overdue. And yet, even saying these things holds an absurd amount of privilege. I have always thought of […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

June 12, 2020

Black Lives Matter

If you want to live a beautiful life, full experiences and treasures you much travel. Without travel, one will never have the ability and honor to discover travel’s unexpected treasures. It was late at night around 2:00 am and I had been thinking about it for days, when I heard that voice inside of me-you […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

Travel’s Unexpected Treasures

May 23, 2020

The journey to motherhood is not the same for all of us. Whether it’s through birth, adoption, foster care, mentorship, and everything in between, it’s always different. My personal journey was anything but the typical route, and as I reflect on it heading into this Mother’s Day weekend, I thought long and hard about sharing […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

May 8, 2020

Mother’s Day 2020: Adoption

Adoption

  In the midst of so much happening in the world, I thought it fitting to talk about what living “La Bella Vie” means to me. Although we are all indoors, separated from our loved ones and out of our routine, it may be more important than ever to recognize how we can find beauty […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

Living La Bella Vie

Living La Bella Vie

April 30, 2020

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow!” The other day, I came across this quote that I think speaks perfectly to this moment we all find ourselves in. “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” Truthfully, I want so much to believe in tomorrow, that I decided to do just that […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

April 20, 2020

To Plant A Garden

I’ve made my very own gluten-free, yummy banana bread and healthy & delicious apple crumble recipes. You’re not going to want to miss out on these goodies! Be sure to download the PDF guide below, and let me know if you give them a try. Enjoy! Ingredients 3 Large eggs 3 Large or 4 small […]

Vikki Werbalowsky

Gluten-Free Banana Bread and Apple Cake Recipes

April 14, 2020