• Lifestyle

    3 ways to refresh in the new year

    It’s the New Year. Time for new beginnings. Time to refresh. A lot of people use the New Year to re-evaluate their goals and environment. Personally, I enjoy setting new goals for myself each year and setting myself up for a successful year. I’m here to share three ways that you can refresh in the New Year that I personally will be doing in the first few weeks of 2020. clean your social media feed Do you find yourself continually scrolling through Instagram unsure of what you’re following? Are these profiles bringing value to you and your goals? If you are continually scrolling past images without engaging with them, then…

  • Beauty

    my low buy 2020

    I’m doing a low buy in 2020. If you’re unfamiliar with a low buy (or no buy), it’s when you do put a restriction on how much you’re buying or simply not buy anything. For me, my low buy will focus on makeup, beauty and skincare. Low and no buys have become popular in the beauty community, and I find them intriguing. The reason for doing them varies by person, but generally it’s to help curb shopping habits, making sure you’re using what you already own, and not buying into the consumer culture of the beauty community. Why? In 2019, I started getting back in makeup more so than previous…

  • Beauty

    makeup declutter | 2019

    As the year winds down, I did a full declutter of my makeup collection. I want my makeup collection to be currated and truly enjoy everything I’m using. Check out the declutter on my YouTube! After filming this, I’ve decluttered even more that I found I no longer needed or brought me joy. I try to declutter through the year, so I expect that this trend will continue. Looking forward to be more mindful with my purchases in 2020.

  • Beauty

    2019 beauty & skincare favorites

    * This post contains affiliate links. 2019 was the year I started getting back into makeup, beauty and truly taking care of my skin. Makeup was my first hobby that I delved into and consider myself to be pretty good at it. So this year I have a good round up of beauty and skincare favorites to share! Over the course of the year, I tried a lot of new products trying to find products that I truly love and perform well. Many of these favorites were also used on my wedding day, so you know they are reliable. In addition to trying new products, I’ve been decluttering products from…

  • Budget,  Lifestyle

    3 reasons to bring lunch to work

    It’s no surprise that meal prepping and bringing your own lunch to work saves money. In my opinion, there’s so many benefits to packing your own lunch every day for both you and the environment, and I’m here to share a few of those with you. Before jumping into these benefits, I want to share a few things that will help you stick to packing your own lunch. First, purchase a lunchbox or use a bag that allows you to bring everything you need. I have this lunch box that has been perfect for bringing two meals and snacks for the day. I still have to bring a few extra…

  • Lifestyle

    black friday thrift haul

    Black Friday was different for me this year. It was one year since quitting fast fashion! So the thrift store became my shopping store preference. Over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, I picked up some basics to add to my closet and a few gifts items! Check out my haul on YouTube. Thanks for watching!