Keep CALM and Carry On :: 5 Easy Tips to Relax and Recharge

This post is sponsored by Natural Vitality, but the thoughts and opinions expressed are all my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. Do you have those days? You know, the days that you are feeling so overwhelmed, you almost don’t want to get out of bed, but you push through anyway? Lately,…

FOUR Chocolate Flavors You NEED this Valentine’s Day!

This post is sponsored by A Fresh Look but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. First off, what would Valentine’s Day be without CHOCOLATE?! Sad thought, right? Well, according to scientists, cacao trees are on track to go extinct by 2050! Well, a company called Fresh Look has created Ethos Chocolate which…

Gift Ideas for Valentine’s Day + Discount codes

Although I was gifted many of these items, this post is NOT sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! Can you believe it is already FEBRUARY?! I just LOVE this month (do you see what I did there?) If you are like me, Valentine's Day can…

Rainy Days :: FIVE Favorite Activities

Across the country, rain is a common occurrence. Here, in California, every year is different and so far we have only had a handful of rainy days. Because of this, we tend to be under prepared for indoor activities. This is why I am putting together a short list of our favorite things to do…

First Step to Holiday Prep :: The Invitations

This post is sponsored by Basic Invite but the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. Can you believe that the holidays are around the corner? Every year, I tell myself that I am going to stay ahead of the game NEXT YEAR! Well, next year is HERE!! …

How to Jump Start Your Children’s Imagination with JumpOff Jo!

Every childhood should consist of imagination, dreams and a little magic. Growing up in an era before tablets, smartphones and artificial intelligence, with three siblings, pretend play and imagination was everything! A favorite activity was building forts and pretending we lived in them. We would even make them in the backyard and no one could…

Why I Choose Plant Based Nutrition.

This post is sponsored by iWi but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. This summer has really kept me on my toes and has easily been the most active couple of months I have ever had. I owe my energy levels and mental clarity to my healthy lifestyle choices. Daily exercise, self-care,…

South Lake Tahoe in the Summer :: 10 Things to do With Kids!

We just completed our annual trip to South Lake Tahoe, and like every year, I leave feeling a little nostalgic. The memories that this beautiful place holds in our lives is irreplaceable. My in-laws have been hosting this annual family trip for over 15 years (10 that I have been a part of). Every year,…

A Better Version of ME and My Journey to Get Here

I was craving a space to be open and honest, which is why I began this blog. My life has had many highs and some extreme challenges which has made me who I am today. While I am not ashamed, some experiences are not only mine to share. Instead, I would like to create an…