Monday, February 8, 2016

Summer to Winter Fashion: Ideas to Winterize Your Summer Clothing


Summer to Winter Fashion

It’s still winter in many parts of the world, but for some reason San Diego is perhaps experiencing an early spring. Lately it’s been unusually warm during the day and chilly at night. The weather can be extremely moody at times, so I’ve decided to keep my wardrobe intact and not put away my summer clothing.

Integrating your spring or summer clothing into winter outfits not only will save you money, but it challenges you to get more creative with your wardrobe.

Here are a few ideas on how to turn your summer clothing into cute winter outfits, including a couple of ideas from Christina Pearce, founder and designer of Lilika Designs.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

10 Ways to Love Yourself Now: The Ultimate Guide to Inner Beauty

Quote about self love

What does it mean to truly love yourself? Over the years of writing on this blog, I’ve explored and pondered this question, offering various tips and ways to love yourself. It’s been 10 years since I started this blog, and as I’m growing up and becoming more of myself I’m learning so much about what this idea of loving yourself actually means.

My intention for this post is to impact the way you see yourself and others. Loving yourself isn’t just about treating yourself to nice things, but it encompasses every aspect of your life and how you interact with friends, co-workers, family, and the people you come in contact with on a daily basis. It’s also about finding balance between accepting who you are and working towards becoming a better version of yourself.

Hopefully you will spend some time really thinking about these 10 tips I offer here and implement them into your life. It would be so beautiful to see you realize your own power!

Sunday, January 3, 2016

New Year, New Hair: Resolutions For Better Hair Care (+Giveaway!)


It’s that time of year again! While most people are thinking about losing weight and setting it as a resolution, for me hair care has been on the brain.

I’ve been going through another hair rut where the messy hair bun has become the norm. I’ll mix it up, though, with the occasional side braid or the side braid with my trusty ole’ baseball cap. That’s when I know it’s time for my hair to get its groove back.