Negative Space Nails


The Negative Space nail look has been popular for a while now and I’m a huge fan. The minimal style is so pretty and is one of the easiest “nail art” designs to create! I have been loving the Essie nail polish In Stitches which is a beautiful red brown that is in the Pantone … Read More

3 Ways to Wear theBalm Nude ‘Tude Palette

theBalm Nude 'Tude review

It’s been almost a year since I moved to San Francisco. I can hardly believe it’s been 11 months since my husband and I picked up and moved to a new country! It’s been such a wonderful and challenging time and I wouldn’t trade it for anything. One of the first stores I discovered after … Read More

Miracle 10 Skincare Giveaway


I’m coming to you today with a very exciting giveaway! This is one of those giveaways I am secretly jealous of whoever wins because I want this prize for myself. I’ve partnered with Toronto brand Miracle 10 Skincare and you can win one of their Deluxe Travel Collections ($135 CAD). I recently posted a review of my experience … Read More

Exploring San Francisco: The Palace of Fine Arts

the palace of fine arts

Last weekend my husband and I (and Buffy) went to the Palace of Fine Arts. This is a hidden gem in the Marina District of San Francisco! It was built in 1915 for the Panama-Pacific Exposition and after being reconstructed in the 1960’s it’s still a huge tourist attraction. The structure was designed by Bernard Maybeck who … Read More

Old Factory Candles Review + Giveaway

Old Factory Candles Review

There are few things I find more relaxing than sitting on the couch, reading a book with candles burning. If I was wrapped in a cozy blanket that might be the only way to improve the scenario. So when Old Factory Candles reached out and asked if I’d like to review one of their gift sets … Read More

Birchbox February 2015 Review

birchbox february 2015 review

It’s been a while since I posted a Birchbox review! I’ve really been enjoying my boxes the last few months but haven’t gotten around to posting photos. I was extra excited about this months box so I wanted to be sure to share it with you! I got a few products from brands I already … Read More

Video: 5 Minute Hairstyles for Short Hair

5 minute hairstyles for short hair

If you are like me, second day hair can get pretty unruly. If it’s not greasy (it is) or flat (it definitely is) then it’s sticking in every direction. These super quick and easy styles are perfect for those days you just need to pull back your hair and have it out of the way! What … Read More