Living my Best Life

These past few weeks have been quite lively. There’s been celebrating, grieving, traveling, and spending quality time with my friends and family. With so many diversions, I rarely paused to take a minute to check in with myself. As an “outgoing” introvert (yes, we exist,) I need alone time to check in with my energy…

Mama is the Best

I’ve been so blessed to have the most amazing mother in the world and I’ve also been super lucky to be surrounded by the best mother figures. There are so many reasons why mother’s are the most amazing beings in the planet but I’ll leave you with four here: 1. They bring another life into…

10 Reasons to Be Happy

There’s ALWAYS something to smile about. In my life, I have found that I can’t stay grumpy for very long. For one, frown lines aren’t sexy and being a grump isn’t fun. So, whenever I feel like the world is against me, I think about all the reason why the world is for me. #BLESSED…

Living Colorfully

This April, I have decided to stick with this mantra: “Let Love In” It’s very easy for us to beat ourselves down and feel as though we do not deserve the love we receive. But that self-deprecating thought is so far from the truth. We DO deserve all the goodness and blessings that comes our…

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas! (video)

Hello lovers! I can’t believe we are already in February! The year is already flying by! *For video: click here With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I wanted to share three gift ideas that won’t break the bank. These ideas are versatile so we’ve got everyone on your love list covered: boyfriends, girlfriends, parents,…

Christmas Cheer

The holidays are my favorite time of the year. I practice gratitude daily but some thing about the spirit of Christmas puts me in an even more appreciative and jolly mood. I love the days off from work/school, delicious food and most importantly spending time with family. Being around family can be stressful (there’s all…

Be Kind To Yourself

Life can be so demanding. Although, I like to think myself as someone who puts self-care on top of her to-do list,  there are time when I  find myself restless and unmotivated. I am a firm believer that we do not get what we want, we get what we deserve. There are so many beautiful things in…

Must Read | Four Agreements For A Happy Life

I’m obsessed with The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz Jr. I first discovered this book 5 years ago while working at a Yogaworks Studio in Los Angeles.  It was exactly what I was ready to learn at time and what I always come back to when I am not feeling 100% myself and I…

Bright Smile | Oil Pulling

Ok, first thing is first: this is gross. But it works! Oil pulling is a natural organic way to brighten your smile and whiten your teeth. It also has other benefits such as preventing tooth decay, gingivitis, bad breath and cavities! (good news for my sweet tooth 😋) I wanted to try oil pulling for different…

Sculpted Brows | Simple and Bold

When did thick eyebrows get so cool? Boys used to make so much fun of my caterpillars while I was in school. It wasn’t until the last couple of years that the bold eyebrow look became super popular and I totally love it! I’ve always loved my thick eyebrows even when boys would make fun…