As a skincare junkie first, and a make-up lover second, it should come as no surprise that my guilty pleasure make-up purchase is foundation. I just love the look of flawless skin. No matter how dressed up or down you are, a gorgeous complexion is always a good look. It has been a hot second [...]
Whether or not you've ever attempted a Whole30, you may have come to the realization that meal planning and prepping go hand in hand. Going to the grocery store with no idea what you plan on cooking/eating and purchasing what looks like a weeks worth of groceries can easily end in disasters like missing critical [...]
7 Days down, 23 days to go! I started the Whole30 on January 6th, so I am officially 25% finished, and I'm already seeing a difference in the way I feel. If you are a Whole30 newbie, considering a Whole30, or just trying to incorporate better/healthier/'cleaner' foods into your diet, you've come to the right [...]
Hello lovelies! It has been a hot second since I've done a Skincare ABCs post (whoops), so today's post is long overdue. The ingredient we will be discussing today is epigallocatechin gallate, also known as EGCG. What is it? How does it work? EGCG is the most abundant catechin in green tea. Which basically is [...]
Hello again! Welcome to another week of the Skincare ABC series. Today, we are shaking things up a bit. In the past few weeks, we've discussed three major skincare ingredients (AHA, BHA and Vitamin C). The ingredient we are discussing here today differs pretty significantly from ingredients discussed on this blog previously, mainly because it [...]
I was thrilled to get to share this moment with my family. There were lots of hugs from my father and brother, and plenty of tears from my mom. As I told my family the story, I realized how lucky I was that Chris didn’t change his mind on the way down to the beach. I guess he is ready to deal with me for the rest of our lives after all!