books

Self-Care Tips / Stress Awareness Month

Ahhh, stress. The bane of my existence (and it is often self-inflicted). As someone with an anxiety disorder, I am no stranger to the effects that stress can have on a person’s body, mind, and spirit. Stress will never be completely gone in life, but there are ways to deal with it better and since April is […] Read more…

Wishful Wednesdays: Dreamy Reading Nooks

I’m starting a new thing, a sort of “column” if you will. I’m calling it Wishful Wednesdays and might include decor, beauty, books, or even travel related things. Who knows! I’m kicking it off today with my dreams of creating a cozy reading nook. Whether you’re obsessed with reading or want to read more often, […] Read more…

Bookish Gift Guide 2016: Natural Beauty & Lifestyle

Hello Lovlies! It’s day TWO of my holiday gift guides! Today I am sharing some of my favorite books in the natural beauty / lifestyle / decor categories. Any of these would make an excellent gift for your friend, sister, mother, daughter, girlfriend, wife, etc! Perhaps someone in your life (or yourself) loves all things […] Read more…

Bookish Gift Guide 2016: For Fantasy Lovers

Today is day ONE of my holiday gift guides. Christmas is just two weeks away and I have created three gift guides to share with you. Today’s guide features fiction (mainly YA Fantasy and Sci Fi – my favorites). Tomorrow’s will be a bookish guide featuring nonfiction books in the natural beauty / lifestyle category and the […] Read more…

I Made it Through NaNoWriMo!

Hello lovelies. If you don’t yet follow me on my YouTube Channel, you might not know that I participated in NaNoWriMo this month. What’s that you ask? National Novel Writing Month. People from all over the world participate in trying to write at least 50,000 words during the month of November. I’ve been a writer […] Read more…

October PopSugar #musthavebox Unboxing

The October POPSUGAR Must Have Box just arrived and I wanted to unbox it for you before the month is over! This month’s box included a few “extras” including a very special book from the founder of POPSUGAR! A book and hot cocoa and a new mug… Loooove this box. Watch the unboxing video here. POPSUGAR […] Read more…

September 2016 Favorites

My September Favorites video is up! If you’d like to head over to YouTube (and subscribe if you haven’t already) then you can watch here. A mix of skincare, beauty, books, and entertainment! There are several skincare and beauty items I loved during the month of September (and continue to use and love). Pacifica Quinoa Sensitive Face […] Read more…

I started a YouTube Channel!

Hello lovelies! Last week I started a YouTube channel! Be sure to subscribe here. It’s something I’ve thought about doing for a while now but held off because I don’t have a fancy camera for filming. I still don’t. I’m filming on my ipad mini, but just wanted to get started! Life won’t wait until […] Read more…

June 2016 Favorites

It is hard to believe that half the year is over already! I like to take a little bit of time in the beginning of July to take stock of the year so far, realign my goals for what I want to accomplish in the second half of the year, re-balance. Beauty-wise during the month of June I […] Read more…

Book Review: Botanical Style

You know when you find a book or blog or film that just really fits your soul, and you think yes, this is me. When I hold the book Botanical Style, Inspirational decorating with nature, plants and florals by Selina Lake in my hands, that is how I feel. This book is soul food for […] Read more…