Myra’s Apple Custard Pie- 100 Year Old German Family Recipe!

My great-grandmother Myra was many things: an incredible seamstress, a fantastic mother, and an amazing cook, to say a few. Her apple custard pie recipe was one delicious treat that my grandfather always remembered eating as a child fondly, but was unable to re-create due to not having a written recipe. A few years ago,Read more

Advice for Beginning Youtubers: Five Things I Wish I Had Known

You’re starting a Youtube channel!!! Congratulations! It takes a lot of guts to put yourself out there… I procrastinated for years before I finally started my channel. Youtube is a ton of fun and so rewarding, but it’s also a lot of hard work and can be discouraging for beginning youtubers when your numbers aren’t growingRead more

How I get FREE MAKEUP and lifestyle products without a big social following!

How I get free makeup without a huge social following

Yes, you read that right. You, too, can get absolutely free makeup, skincare, and hair care products without having thousands of followers! No “discount codes” that make you pay for the majority of the product, or “just pay ($20) shipping” gimmicks, I promise. I’ve gotten over $200 of legitimate, full-size, brand-name products over the lastRead more

OOTD: Roolee Grey Striped Midi Dress

So I have a confession to make. I’ve worn the same outfit three times this week. (I know, I know. I can hear Kate from Lizzie MacGuire yelling at me for being a “outfit repeater” in my head.) Give my recent obsession, I thought it fitting to do my first OOTD post! I recently orderRead more

Mid Century Modern You Can Buy on Amazon!

Amazon Mid Century Modern

Mid Century Modern furniture and decor is an expensive (albeit drool-worthy) trend. Whether you’re a broke college student, saving up for a big purchase, or just don’t want to drop money in the quadruple digits to furnish your home beautifully, finding chic and affordable furniture & homeware items can be hard. One place I personallyRead more

Glossier Wowder Review and Swatch

WOWDER review and swatch

Any time Glossier puts out a new product, I immediately have to purchase it, so when they announced “Wowder,” their setting (not) powder, it was in my cart immediately. I’ve had it for a few weeks now and finally decided that my thoughts on it are coherent enough to share with you! Packaging: The packagingRead more

Full Face Project Review- Korean Skincare and Makeup

Full Face Project Review

One of the best parts about going to Beautycon LA this year was getting lots of (free) products from new brands! One of the stand-outs for me was at the Full Face Project booth. The employees were kind enough to give me a few products to review, and since I’ve been dying to try outRead more

New Year’s Resolutions: Mid-Year Update

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS

This post may contain affiliate links. I promise to only recommend products that I genuinely love and believe in. I may receive a (very small) commission if you purchase of of these products using my link at no extra cost to you. So it’s (about) that time of year when everybody starts saying “can youRead more

Beautycon Packing List

Beautycon Packing List

This post may contain affiliate links. I promise to only recommend products that I genuinely love and believe in. I may receive a (very small) commission if you purchase of of these products using my link at no extra cost to you. I am so excited for Beautycon LA you have no idea. I purchasedRead more