a much needed RESET | January 2017

Start the day right… Hello, Everyone!! This week has been a constant struggle when it comes to getting up on time. For some reason, this week I have slept through all the alarms that I have set. It has been horrible. I am the kind of person whose mood depends on a successful morning. So, I…

Triple Threat | 2017

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson Hello, Everyone! It is the first week of the New Year and we, yet again, embark on an adventure to make this year a year to remember. Whether revisiting old resolutions or creating new ones, the beginning of the…

Mocktails | New Year’s Eve Recipes

New year, New feels, New chances. Same Dreams, Fresh Start. Hello, Everyone! New Year’s Eve celebrations are right around the corner!! Whether or not you have friends or family that don’t drink, these celebratory drinks will be perfect for any New Year’s party. Here are three recipes that are easy to assemble and taste amazing!…

in Retrospect | Blogmas Day 24 | 2016

“Family: where life begins and love never ends.“ Hello, Everyone! It has been a December to Remember. From finals week to writing blogmas posts, it has truly been a wonderful adventure. Today is a day to be with family and friends, so this post will be short and sweet. Reflecting on my December to Remember…

the Blogging Adventure| Blogmas Day 23 | 2016

a picture is worth a thousand words… Hello, Everyone! It is the 23rd!! It is crazy how fast time flies… I remember starting this blog back in October. I was excited, yet nervous, to begin this adventure. Now, it is a reality and I could not be happier. The amazing thing about starting this blog…

Brownies: Holiday Edition | Blogmas Day 22| 2016

“Oh Christmas Tree, Oh Christmas Tree…” Hello, Everyone!! The festive season is upon us! It’s that time of year when we visit friends and family with a holiday treat in hand. Sometimes the days escape us and we don’t have much time to bake up a storm. I took to the world of Pinterest for speedy dessert inspiration. Here…

The Lemon & Clove Cure | Blogmas Day 21 | 2016

Walking in a Winter Wonderland… Hello, Everyone! Today is the first day of Winter and I seem to have come down with a slight cold. The one thing that I know will cure the sniffles and a sore throat is a cup of lemon and clove tea. And nothing pairs better with lemon and clove tea than…

After Eight Hot Chocolate | Blogmas Day 20 | 2016

Hot chocolate is a hug from the inside. Hello, Everyone! I was rummaging through my fridge at home and found a couple of After Eight chocolates hiding in the back. If you have never tried After Eight Mint chocolates, you are missing out. It is a thin layer of mint filling dipped into chocolate. It…

Too Faced: Lip Quenched | Blogmas Day 18 & 19 | 2016

Go where you feel the most alive. Hello, Everyone! As Winter is approaching, the air is crisp and the wind is whirling around outside. Nothing can be better than a lip-quenching product, specifically the Too Faced La Creme Color Drenched Lipstick. This lipstick is easy-to-wear and hydrating, which makes it perfect for every season. I literally…

Garden Strolls | Blogmas Day 17| 2016

A little dirt, now and then, never hurt anyone. Hello, Everyone! Today, I was at my cousin’s house and all I could think about was taking a quick walk around their garden. It’s funny how a place can bring back so many heart-warming memories. From camping in the backyard to swinging on the porch swing,…

Netflix + Rainy Travels | Blogmas Day 15 | 2016

Rainy days are good for the soul. Hello, Everyone! Today I left my apartment and am making my way back home. I am currently sitting on the couch at my cousin’s house staring at the rain pattering on the back porch. It is a rainy and gloomy day, but for some reason that puts a…

Wednesday Wonders | Blogmas Day 14 | 2016

“Don’t give up. Good things take time.” Hello, Everyone! This week I have been walking around a lot and enjoying the changing leaves. I finish finals today, so I am savoring every moment. Here is another photo diary of today’s discoveries. I hope you all enjoyed this adventure, and I will see you all tomorrow…