Summer Dresses

It’s the end of July (how did that happen?!) and I’m trying to soak up ever last piece of summer there is. Remember my summer to do list? There’s still a lot in there I need to accomplish before September comes. What comes with summer though, is hot, humid, and sticky weather. I grew up on the West Coast, where it could get really hot, but the heat was dry heat. And it was bearable. Living in New York has brought some […]

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Edit Your Wardrobe in 5 Steps

It’s so easy for our closets to become heaping messes of unorganized clothes that we don’t really like. And while getting dressed in the morning can be a lot of fun, it can also be overwhelming when your closet is a source of chaos. I pulled together 5 easy and doable ways you can clean out your closet and define your wardrobe. Discard: Start by throwing away anything you don’t wear or that doesn’t fit you. I usually go by 2 […]

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Currently Reading

There are few things better than diving into a wonderful book. My reading moods vary from light summer reads to deep and classic novels. Currently, I’m reading Three Cups of Tea. It’s the memoir of Greg Mortensen, a mountaineer who devoted his life to building schools for girls in very rural parts of Pakistan. Three Cups of Tea is a fascinating look into Pakistani culture, but also makes me so thankful to have access to quality education. While it’s taking me a […]

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#NSALE Under $100

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here, and you guys, it’s GOOD. Like, really good. The best one I have seen yet. They always have a lot of great items, but this year, they have a ton of great items that are all really affordable. This top is only $29! This dress is ultra-flattering and also comes in well under $100. Here are my favorite UNDER $100 picks from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Black Peplum Dress | Velvet Pink Off the […]

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Kiehl’s Midnight Recovery Concentrate Review

My skin has never been horrible, but it’s never been great either. I’ve always suffered from mild breakouts, some redness around my nose and temples, and large pores. On top of that, I would get random patches of super-dry and flaky skin out of nowhere. I’ve tried countless product, both drugstore and high end, but nothing made a noticeable difference. I kind of accepted the fact that my skin wasn’t going to be perfect because nothing seemed to work. Until I […]

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