Beauty, Lifestyle, Trending

Spring Has Sprung

Okay, so maybe it’s just a California thing (okay I know it’s a California thing), but the sun is shining, flowers are starting to bloom, & flip flops have started to pop up all over town.  While I personally wish I lived somewhere winter lasted more than 2 months, it’s definitely nice to have the […]

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Beauty, Lifestyle

Curing the Monday Blues

I would be lying if I said Mondays were my favorite day.  In fact, Monday mornings are probably the most difficult of days to climb out of bed.  Luckily for anyone like me, who would rather climb back into bed instead of take on the day, there’s an arsenal of things that can help to get […]

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Beauty, Trending

Onomie: The Best Brand You Haven’t Heard of Yet

Okay, so I can not stop raving about this amazing new product I’ve recently stumbled upon.  Onomie is a new make-up meets skin care brand that specializes in an under-eye concealer & illuminator duo that double as an eye cream.  I recently read about them on Julia Engel’s blog, Gal Meets Glam, and decided to purchase their at-home […]

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Favorite Beauty Product Duo: Avon Anew Clinical

With California winter being err on the side of unpredictability, my sensitive skin takes quite the beating.  Because I am still break out prone (thanks early 20s), I still use dermatologist prescribed serums, which can wreak havoc on my already confused combination skin.  I had recently read an article in Glamour ( or maybe it was […]

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Lifestyle, My Paris Series, Personal, Travel

My Paris Series: Ob-La-Di Café

The second installment in My Paris Series is a wonderful little cafe with big personality in the heart of le Marais in the 3 arrondissement.  Ob-La-Di was a discovery thanks to my gal pal Regan who had discovered it via bloggers before during the midst of PFW this past summer.  It is a small little nook hidden […]

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Lifestyle, Travel

Travel Bag Essentials

So in light of recent personal events, I decided to hop in my car and drive home to San Diego for a much needed weekend at home.  As someone who is a frequent traveler, it’s still astonishing to me that I always, without fail, overpack.  Traveling is stressful enough as it is without that constant […]

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