What A Girl Wants

So I was lucky enough to be selected to receive the What A Girl Wants voxbox from Influenster (for free!) to review last month! I kind of dragged my feet on writing a review because I wasn’t sure how I really felt about the stuff in the box. Here’s what was in it: Mini Garnier Micellar…

Natural Skin Care Routine | Fixing My Skin | Heal Top Review

Thanks to my Pinterest account, I was graciously contacted by Heal Top to test out their Heal Top Clear Skin Kit. So here we go! A few things to note at first: The kit includes 3 products: Retail is $69.90 Olive Oil Facial Cleanser  (it cleans your skin without stripping it of natural oils and making your skin feel…

Life Changing Weight Loss Tip

Where do I start? Well, I have a treadmill now. BUT before you roll your eyes and think this is another unrealistic-run-until-you-pass-out blog post give me a chance. What changed in my fitness life since getting a treadmill? I started telling myself to just walk on the treadmill for 5-10 minutes every morning. It’s seriously that simple,…

Quick Flavorful Cilantro Sauce

Where do I begin? I had a ton of cilantro from my garden and I had no idea what to do with all of it! I decided to make this super quick and flavorful cilantro sauce! I actually ended up adding a little too much water, so it was pretty liquid-y, but it worked out nicely to…

Dose of Colors x iluvsarahii Review & Swatches

If you’re familiar with makeup gurus on youtube, then you probably heard of iluvsarahii (her real name is Karen). She collaborated with Dose of Colors to create some stunning items! An eyeshadow palette, 5 lip items, and 2 highlighters. (Before I dive into this review, if you prefer a video review – I posted one…

Dominican Republic, Punta Cana: Excellence El Carmen

My fiancé and I just returned from our vacation to Excellence El Carmen in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. We went to their Excellence Cancun location in September for my birthday, so we decided to go to their Excellence El Carmen for my fiancé’s birthday. Let me just cut to the chase, El Carmen was a…

Spark Vox Box Review

I recently received the Spark Vox Box from Influenster, let me just say – I wasn’t too excited at first, but now I am! Here is what was in the Spark Vox Box: Live Clean Coconut Milk Moisturizing Body Lotion Swisspers 100% Cotton Makeup Removal Wipes Pure Silk Contour 6 Razor Pantene Pro-V Daily Moisture…

Where Have I Been? Life Update

Let’s start with the big news – I’M ENGAGED! I am completely over-the-moon, excited, happy, loving life and put my blog and youtube on the side, for now. That doesn’t mean I’ve put my weight loss to the side! I’m currently still meal prepping weekly and I’m sitting around 126-127lbs – which is down 53-54lbs…

3 Reasons NOT to Freak Out After Binge Eating

First off, I think I should make it clear binge eating can look like many things. It can be hopping in your car and going through 3 different drive-throughs because you have 1 craving or because you feel like you deserve it. It can be ordering a whole pizza and finishing it (or most of…

When College Ends: Next Steps

When College finally ends Well, this is bittersweet.. I just finished college. After five long grueling years – I’m done. I didn’t get a masters degree, just a bachelor’s with 18 months of work experience – which is why it took five years. Now what? Well, clearly I’m job hunting – which is no fun. As…