January 2016 Favorites

I cannot believe the first month of 2016 is coming to an end! So crazy! I’m super excited to incorporate monthly favorites into my blog! January has been crazy busy for me, and some of these essentials have made my life a lot more pretty and fun! January Favorites: –Bando “I’m Very Busy” agenda– I am…

Sunday Series: The Chakras | Sacral Chakra Affirmations

Welcome back to Sunday Series: The Chakras! I hope the exercises from last week helped you feel more grounded and secure. Affirmations always work for me the best for me; I had a crazy busy schedule this past week, and finding small moments to say these affirmations made my week a lot more enjoyable and…

Tips to help you fall asleep

Sleep is a beautiful thing. Sleep is rest, rejuvenation, and meditation all in one. If we  frequently have trouble falling asleep or disturb it by getting up in the middle night, then we don’t get to enjoy all of sleep’s grand benefits. The benefits of a sweet slumber are many, you can reduce anxiety, decrease…

Beauty Essentials: Lip Liner

I gotta say lip liners are a total game changer! During this time last year, I had no idea what they’re purpose on this earth was, but now I can’t live without them! There are so many benefits to lining your lips; I even use them on my “no makeup” makeup days. My favorite benefit…

Benefits of Pineapple

Everyone who knows me, knows that I have the biggest sweet tooth. Chocolate all day everyday was my thing as a child. By the time I was 12 I had acquired 17 cavities..(sorry mom for all the dentist bills). Now at 25, I tend to have my sugar cravings under control. I still like to order dessert…

How To: Mermaid Waves with a Flat Iron

Flat irons are one of the quickest tools to use for “Mermaid” waves. I love the effortless look of mermaid waves, especially since I live in sunny California. This hairstyle usually lasts at least 2 days for me, which allows extra time for sleep during the week 🙂 -Start off with dry hair, make sure you apply…

Benefits of Tea

I  ended this week with an unwanted headache and my go-to feel better antidote is tea. Tea has so many benefits, which I’ve decided to share with you today. Chamomile (My fave when I’m sick): Reduces aches and pain. Lowers anxiety. Helps soothe cramps and abdominal pain. Fights anxiety and depression. improves digestion. Helps treat insomnia…

How to: Bold Red Lips

I love a bold red lip. To me, a bold lip is a staple to when you want to make a statement with your look. My all-time favorite is the red lip, especially matte red aka M.A.C Ruby Woo. So for today’s how to post, I am going to give you some tips on how to…

Learning to Forgive

Forgiveness can be very difficult. Gathering up compassion for those who have hurt us is not an easy task, therefore forgiveness is not for the weak. I believe that the only way to truly move on is by forgiving. Forgiveness brings peace of mind and allows you to open the door to new opportunities. Whenever you are…