MOTHER’S DAY 2017

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mom’s out there! There is something incredibly special about a mom and you get to be that person to someone in this world. I truly wish you a happy Mother’s Day. Mom’s are the strongest people on Earth. You do the best you can with what you have. You juggle more than any human should. Why isn’t there a mom super hero? There should be. To those who have a mom to celebrate with, give…

April Newsletter

APRIL NEWSLETTER Happy Spring! April showers bring May flowers, that’s how I always remember March comes before May. It’s those silly things from grade school that I randomly remember and hold on to. What’s yours? Spring is in full force here in LA and typically one of my favorite seasons. As I mentioned in my recent update video, it’s been difficult as my birthday and mother’s day approaches this year. Trying to just take everything one day at a time. Honestly…

DANGERS OF SOCIAL MEDIA #EYESUP

I spend roughly 90 percent of my day on a social media platform. If I’m not on Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Snapchat, Facebook, Pinterest, or Bloglovin’, I am creating content for social media. I’m a content creator therefore it’s my job. However what are the long term effect of staring at a screen all day? How much is too much? Am I addicted? What are the dangers of social media. Murad recently approached me for their #EYESUP campaign. At first I…

BCBG Pleated Gown

My style for everyday is casual and comfortable, so I was ecstatic to be invited to the Pasadena Tournament of Roses President’s Ball. Rushing to find a gown appropriate for a black tie event last minute is stressful. Lucky for me, I stumbled across a BCBG Pleated Gown immediately. BCBG has really saved the day multiple times when I needed a dress. Avaline BCBG Pleated Gown The beautiful gown from BCBG  fit perfectly. Paired with my YSL Tribute T-Strap heels, I didn’t need…

New Year! 2016 In Review & Looking Forward

Happy New Year! I can’t believe Christmas and New Year’s are over! Time just flies by around the holidays. This Christmas I’ve had a lot to reflect on for the past year. With each new year, I like to look back on my disappointments as well as my achievements before moving forward. learned this habit from The Best Year Yet. The Best Year Yet is my go to goal setting book. Now available as an online workshop.   MY TOP 5…

New York Travel Diary

New York, My History Arriving in NYC This year, Hubs had to meet me in New York. Flying into JFK International alone, I had an overwhelming sadness. Part of it could have been the stress of travel. The other part was the realization how a year can change your life. Most of the time, I just chug along day by day. When there are makers in time that remind me I have managed to chug along for a year plus,…

Wrapping Up Miami Swim Week and The Future of This Blog

Where does the time go? It seems like yesterday I was getting ready for Miami Swim Week for the first time. Next thing I know, it’s been a little over a month! Since Miami Swim Week, I was finally able to announce that I was the giveaway winner for Tati Westbrook’s giveaway. We filmed our July Favorites together on my channel, which has helped my YouTube channel grow over 25,000 subscribers in one week! Tati and James flew me to…

A Milestone on Youtube (giveaway)

A lot has happened since my first YouTube video upload on my main channel. We’ve moved two times, lived in 3 different places. I’ve participated in three blogger contests, all beginning with the Allure Beauty Blogger Awards in 2014. Met a whole new community of women. Learned, grown, and hurt. It’s been a crazy two years and I want to thank you for being here. On Mother’s Day, my youtube channel reached 40,000 subscribers. Some might think it’s happened fast.…