Giving up on California

Hey Friends, For those of you who have been following me from the beginning, you know that I am a California girl through and through. I was born and raised in California, Northern California to be exact and as an adult, I lived in Southern California. So basically, I am...Read More

Intro to Vanessa and LLAIA

If this is your first time here at LivingLifeAsIAm.com, let me introduce myself. My name is Vanessa and through LivingLifeAsIAm.com I hope to inspire and motivate you to live your #BestLife in your current reality. Now that you know what my goal is, let me give you a little more...Read More

Hello and Goodbye, Time for something New

Goodbye VivaciouslySavvy.com and HELLO LivingLifeAsIAm.com! It’s a sad, sad day, it’s time for me to say goodbye and farewell to VivacioulsySavvy.com *tear*. It’s been “real” girl, I am going to miss you so much… VivaciouslySavvy.com is no more. When I started my journey of blogging, I felt like Vivacious and...Read More

Prudential #WomenInspired: Taking Control of my Financial Future

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Prudential and DiMe Media. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I was blessed with the opportunity to attend Prudential’s #WomenInspired event last Thursday September 22, 2016 by DiMe Media. And let me tell you...I was pleasantly surprised at how amazing this...Read More

Why I Blog…

As I have gotten older, I noticed that I have become so shy and guarded when it comes to speaking my mind and being around people. I noticed in social settings that I would listen to conversations around me and want to jump in and be a part of the...Read More

What Qualities do you look for in a Friend?

As I am getting older; I find myself being extremely picky when it comes to finding friends who I actually call my friends, and who I allow to have the “Friend” title in my life. I have learned over the years that not everyone who you think is your friend...Read More