Life

A Lesson in Getting Married

I am officially a Mrs.! My wedding day was as special and as beautiful as I could have ever hoped, but it did not happen without hard work. Through the many months of planning, all the way up to “I Do”, I learned the ins and outs and dos and don’ts of planning a wedding. I had a great wedding planner to help me through the process but looking back I feel like there were so many things I wish…

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Taking a Break from Technology: My realistic approach

Going into the new year, we all tend to make lots of goals and resolutions for ourselves. Some of you may be making the resolution to take a break from technology, so I thought I would share my own experience of doing just that. While I was away for my wedding I was surrounded by all of my friends and loved ones, and I realized how nice it was to have a week away from the real world to enjoy…

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Last-Minute Gift Ideas

As much as I’d like to be great at holiday shopping, my schedule makes it hard to get all my gifts ahead of time. That’s why I am so thankful to have options that allow me to get a great gift at the last minute! Here are some of my favorite last-minute gift options this year: Revolve Beauty Box- The Revolve Beauty Box is a great option because it’s several gifts in one. In my box I received Oribe dry shampoo,…

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Alternative Ways to Stay Hydrated

It’s no secret skin-care is a passion of mine and I am always searching for the next skin-care innovation. But the truth is, just giving your skin the basic necessities can noticeably improve its appearance. Arguably the most important element of basic skin-care is hydration. Keeping your body hydrated keeps your skin resilient and glowing, reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and rids the skin of toxins that can cause blemishes. With all of these benefits, staying hydrated…

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Make Great Coffee at Home

I start every morning with a cup of coffee, it is a must in my daily routine and something I truly look forward to. And as an avid coffee drinker, I have tried making coffee in every which way: using pods in a machine, on the stove, using a French press, instant coffee, etc. You name it, I’ve probably tried it. With my life being constantly on-the-go, I often praise my Nespresso machine. It’s fast, versatile, and makes great tasting…

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