My favorite essentials to stash in your makeup bag at work.
When people use the word "extra" these days, it has such a negative connotation- like "ugh, my Starbucks order is so extra since I ask for almond milk," or "she's so extra on Instagram, she ." Extra is kind of the new basic, except it's accusing someone of doing too much while basic is accusing someone [...]
Sometimes you've had your cold brew and feel that familiar caffeine rush, but you still aren't feeling the inspiration. And sadly, "more coffee" is not always the solution. Sometimes you need to get energized some other way. Enter motivational quotes. They're the reason we have cheesy classroom posters and Pinterest boards, and somehow they actually [...]
Let's talk cold hard cash for a minute here, because I'm going to get real with you: Part of the problem we face in achieving salary parity is that we don't talk about it enough. And while we continue working toward equal pay, we can start making change just by changing our daily conversations around [...]
Well friends, it's been a while...but Caffeinated Californian is back in business! Why the break, you ask? Eh, no big reason...just moved to a new city and started a new job. Wait, yes, BIG reasons! Big things have been happening and my blog totally fell to the wayside, but no mas, mis amigos, because I [...]