29 goals for my 29th year: Golden Birthday update

29 goals for my 29th year: Golden Birthday update

Progress Post! A follow up of my 29 goals for my 29th year. You can read that post here, but I will give a little background. As last year ended differently than I thought, and I was going through some pretty big life changes I wanted to make sure I went into the new year with new goals, a new perspective, and an open heart.  Not only was I entering a new year I was turning 29 on the 29th, but it was also my GOLDEN birthday, and what I came to realize my Golden year. “Things don’t happen to…

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Patriotic Berry Trifle

Patriotic Berry Trifle

Red, White, and Blueberry Trifle! This easy, light, yummy and festive dessert will be the star of the dessert table. Patriotic Berry Trifle Recipe: Ingredients: 2 cartons of blueberries 2 cartoons of raspberries 1 box white cake mix- need to buy ingredients to make the mix (typically, oil, water, eggs) 2 large containers of cool whip Directions: Step 1: Bake the cake in desired cake pan: doesn’t matter the pan because you will crumble up cake up. Step 2: Set cake aside or in the fridge to cool for 30 minutes. Step 3: Use your hands and mix up the…

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4th of July Decor

4th of July Decor

Fourth & Festive!! Partying like its 1776!! I have to set one thing straight and that was, sadly I had to google the year of Independence Day. I felt a little bit like a bad American but I will no longer forget and I know now.... Independence day: JULY 4th 1776!! Any chance to decorate and be festive I am alllll for it, however sometimes I tend to go overboard and thats not always the best. Sometimes simple yet, beautiful decor goes along way and can shine the brightest. If you read my first of the "Stars, Stripes, and Sides"…

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Strawberry Cornbread

Strawberry Cornbread

Strawberry Balsamic Cornbread! This corn bread recipe, is quick and easy, sweet and savory and totally festive with the pop of red! I love a good corn bread moment and I feel like it’s a side dish that can sometimes get overlooked. This dish can also go two ways, pair it with sour cream for lunch or cool whip for dessert! Strawberry Cornbread Ingredients: 1 box jiffy cornbread- (read the box for the ingredients the box requires) 1 can creamed corn 2 tb sp chopped basil 1 cup chopped strawberries 2 tb spoon balsamic Directions: Step 1: Preheat your oven…

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Fourth of July BBQ side dishes

Fourth of July BBQ side dishes

Stars, Stripes & Side (dishes) I have so many favorite things when it comes to celebrating The 4th of July. First and foremost, it is a tradition in my family to celebrate together on the beach in La Jolla, California every year and we’ve been doing it since I was born. We spend the first part of the day on the beach with family and friends, play games, decorate our room and end the night with a festive BBQ and fireworks on the beach. One of my favorite memories however was one year watching the favorite show from the San…

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Summer Sets: matching pajamas for summer

Summer Sets: matching pajamas for summer

Hello Babes!! Matching sets are a staple in my closet for sure. Out of everything,  good matching sets are simply my favorite.  Sleeping in them, working out in them, traveling in them, etc,  I will take them all. As summer is upon us I thought I would share what I am staying cozy and cute in all summer long. As it is officially time for me to put my long sleeve and heavier sets away I put together a list of cozy, cute yet COOL summer (pajama) sets to get you through the season. Shopbop Summer Sets! light blue and…

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Post Beach Vacay Skin Care!

Post Beach Vacay Skin Care!

Happy Tuesday!! Today on the blog I wanted to talk all about post BEACH VACATION skin care. With the summer upon us and hopefully lots of beach vacays in everyone’s future, or any vacay for that matter I wanted to touch base on how important it is to take care of your skin on vacay but for sure once you're home. Realistically it’s hard to always remember to do all the steps on vacation so if you aren’t as regimented while you're away make sure to give your skin extra lovin when you're home. From sun damage, to pollution, dehydration…

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Travel Guide to Maui!

Travel Guide to Maui!

ALOHA! From: Maui, Hawaii! I am back from paradise and as much as I miss the stunning beach views and sunsets, I always love getting back home. Maui is absolutely beautiful! Between the sunrises and sunsets, white sand beaches and the crystal blue water… I kept pinching myself and saying “Wow, I’m so grateful I get to see breathtaking places like this.” Whether you want to relax and do nothing or get out and be adventurous … Maui offers it all. After all you are on a secluded island.  You can just unplug, lay on the beach, eat 1… or…

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What’s in my carry on when traveling?

What’s in my carry on when traveling?

My carry-on/in flight essentials: Flying is one of my favorite and also least favorite things to do lol. I don’t love airplanes and I don’t love airports as I am not a fan of crowds and rushing around. However, I do love that you can get on a plane and just unplug, cozy up, turn a show on, eat some snacks, work, catch up with a friend, emails or SLEEP! I typically can’t fall asleep on planes but I learned 1. If I’m tired enough I will pass out for sure but 2. If I make sure I have all…

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Beach Bound favorites: under $200

Beach Bound favorites: under $200

Beach Bound Fashion Finds! I've rounded up my top 10 picks UNDER $200. Not gonna lie, I think I say this about every holiday.... winter, summer, or spring, but summer finds are some of my favorite to shop for. I can always go overboard so Ive been trying to spend a little more time finding more items for less. Below I rounded up my top 10 picks but I have also added more items to shop in the links below that are also under $200. I think my most favorite find was the Amazon Beach Bag listed for only $31!!!…

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