Beauty Skin Care

Skincare Empty & Review: OSEA Malibu Brightening Serum

Hi everyone! Happy Saturday! I always say that it’s always a good day when you finish up a product. The only exception is when you loved the product so much and it’s been discontinued or sold out and you can’t get it or anymore… But, in this case, I went through a product that’s still …

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Journal Lifestyle

Self Care Is A Lot Like Being In a Good Relationship

It’s that time of the year again during which the world splits into 2 major groups: 1) Single people loathing this day and 2) Couples who smush their PDA in everyone else’s face. For the first 19 years of my life, I was in group 1. I absolutely hated everyone who ever was in a …

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Lifestyle

10 Of The Most Important Things I Learned In 27 Years

It’s simple: we learn a lot–every single day–about a lot of things. For me, education was always (and always will be) an integral part of life. But, learning about yourself? That’s something I consider a skill and it actually didn’t take me long to develop it. We come from all walks of life and being self-reflective …

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Lifestyle

3 Changes I’m Making in 2018

Hi reader friends! It’s a new year. How are you feeling? I’m feeling… determined. …What? I never feel any different when it’s a new year! I’m thinking this is because I’m away from home for the very first time and for a long time at that, so I have a new perspective of what I …

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Travel

Schloss Benrath in Düsseldorf

Are you into castles, palaces, fortresses and mansions like I am? If you SCREAMED ‘YES!!!!!’ at me (as I would), then when in Düsseldorf, visit Schloss Benrath palace, the very first palace I’ve ever seen in person. The best thing about this palace? There are 3 buildings and they’re all pink. Disclaimer: This isn’t a tour …

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Beauty Makeup Skin Care Travel

My Overseas Travel Luggage & Storage Essentials!

Hi reader friends! It’s been a crazy two days that I’ve been here in Düsseldorf, Germany. Julien and I are exhausted. We were so exhausted that we woke up at night and missed the entire day 😀 This gave me the perfect opportunity to share with you my overseas travel luggage and storage essentials! This is …

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Food

Birthday Dinner at Gyu-Kaku

Hi reader friends! I apologize for the late post 🙁 It’s been a crazy ride on the “Vlogmas train” what with being out all day and coming home late and trying to find time to relax when I have to edit and upload a vlog Dx But, I told you that I was going to …

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Beauty Makeup

Review: My First Portable Makeup Train Case + Makeup I’m Taking On Travel

Hi reader friends! It’s a Thursday, so you know what that means: it’s one more day until Friday! As I’ve mentioned several times in my Vlogmas videos, I’ll be traveling a lot this month and the next. This will be my very first overseas trip. I’m DEFINITELY nervous about how much I shouldn’t pack, but …

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Beauty Skin Care

Skincare Empty: Tatcha Indigo Soothing Triple Recovery Cream | A Review

Happy start to the week, reader friends! I hope you had a great Monday. If not, I want you to know that tomorrow is waiting for you, so keep fighting! This post is about my review of the Tatcha Indigo Soothing Triple Recovery Cream. At $135 for 1.7 ounce moisturizer, I had a lot of …

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Lifestyle

My First Vlogmas Video!

Happy Friday night, everyone! I mentioned wanting to vlogmas in my latest video (my November favorites which you can watch here and read the blog post about here), but didn’t know if it was certain that I’d do it, so I never announced it. Here’s my official announcement, and I really hope you enjoy watching …

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