31 Days of Outfits

Hi, friends! Been a minute, and for that I am very apologetic and very grateful to you for your patience. As I’ve explained on IG stories, this past month of September was w i l d. So many parts of…

The Crown of Gilded Bones by Jennifer L. Armentrout

The most recent book in the Blood and Ash series, The Crown of Gilded Bones by Jennifer L. Armentrout picks up right where the last book left off, with Poppy being handed a titular crown of bones. I liked this…

A Kingdom of Flesh and Fire by Jennifer L. Armentrout

A Kingdom of Flesh and Fire is the second book by Jennifer L. Armentrout in the Blood and Ash series. It picks up right where…

From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout

After finishing ACOTAR and needing something else to read last summer, a friend suggested From Blood and Ash. It’s very, very similar and sucked me…

My Olaplex Hair Routine

I’m so excited to be sharing my Olaplex hair routine with you today! In full transparency, after I shared this was going live today on…

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A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J. Maas

The fourth novel, but fifth installment in the ACOTAR series, A Court of Silver Flames is finally here!!!! Do not read this book, or this post, if you have not read all of the books in the ACOTAR series! Even the novella!…

Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides

I was first introduced to Vital Proteins and their collagen peptides purely by proximity, when I walked by their HQ in Chicago on the way to an event. “I love their collagen stuff. I use it every morning,” my friend…

Introducing… Gold Stars

I’ve thought for a while about the best way to showcase my favorite products on my blog and socials, and then what to name it! The name was sorted when I told my friend that a new skincare product got…

My Nighttime Skincare Routine for Combination Skin

Since I’ve been spending waaaay more time at home, even for an introvert like me, I’ve been able to test out lots of different products, regimens and treatments for my nighttime skincare routine for combination skin. The first step for…