So maybe it isn't a secret, but I definitely didn't know how he made it before today. For those of you that don't know, Sam and I have been friends since high school and now live together. He and I have two major things in common,
As an accountant, I am basically married to Excel. But my love of Excel doesn't stop at my career. I am an avid planner and Excel/Google Sheets has been a lifesaver when it comes to vacations, party-planning, and moves.
At this moment, I am in my 12th week straight of working from home. Before COVID-19, I was working from home fairly regularly but never to this extent. There were some ups and downs, but I feel like I really hit my stride and now I'd be happy to work from home forever
If you missed book club on 6/6 covering The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson, you can watch the recap on Instagram in the IGTV tab or read through my notes here.
Do you like brown liquor? No? Me neither. But this cocktail is delicious! I had a stack of peaches, so I figured this was the perfect time to make this bourbon-based summer cocktail. Plus, I LOVE making infused simple syrups! Introducing the Peach – Bourbon Smash!
Now that Arizona is consistently hitting 100 degrees every day, this month's faves are almost all about coping with the hot weather.
A key lesson that I've learned in the past 2 years in my career is the importance of viewing yourself as a company, specifically a company with a brand that you need to promote and sell. This is where your "personal brand" comes in. A personal brand is basically a summary of who you are and who you aim to…
I’m going to just lead out with the fact that I stopped drinking coffee reduced my caffeine intake a few years ago. That hasn’t stopped me from going to my favorite local coffee spots for a non-caffeinated option. I’m not sure if it’s an Arizona thing, but a large number of our coffee shops are also super Instagram-able. If you’re…
Listen up! You need to use your PTO. I know what you're thinking, "But Kristin, blah blah blah I can't." You're wrong. If your employer provides you with PTO days, you should use them ESPECIALLY if they don't carry over or get paid out to you.
Since self-quarantining, I've had to look for excuses to get out of my apartment for at least a few minutes every day. Working out has been a great one. A few of the chest workouts I do require a workout bench, which I obviously don't have access to. Luckily, there is a lone concrete bench a few apartments away from…
I'm Kristin, a lover of anything related to learning and development. I'm a full-time Accountant based in sunny Phoenix, AZ. Promotions & Prosecco is a diary of my self growth journey and the delicious food and drinks I enjoy along the way.