Five Favorites

Who else loves free samples from Sephora? I recently took advantage of it being my birthday month to order a product I had been wanting, and to get my free birthday gift from them. After trying out a couple of the things I received, I decided it was time for a new Five Favorites post … Continue Reading

Healthy Coconut Chicken Curry

One of the benefits of living at home post-college is that my house mate/mom is a personal trainer, healthy eater, and a great cook. I (and my body) am happy to say that her habits are starting to rub off on me. In the mood for Indian food, I went looking for a healthy recipe … Continue Reading

Around here lately…

I haven’t written in a while because I think there’s a part of me that’s a little bit of a perfectionist. I want each post to have a perfect photo to text ratio, perfectly edited images from my DSLR instead of my iPhone, and an engaging topic. But, that’s just not the reality. And you … Continue Reading

My Playlist

I could¬†listen to music almost all the time without getting sick of it. I have to have it on in the car, like to listen to something when I’m getting ready in the morning and showering at night, and always have something playing in the background while I cook or write. I even sneak in … Continue Reading

Five Favorites

1. Urban Decay nail polish in “Shame”. I love this dark, oxblood color. It’s a little bit more red than one of my other faves, Essie’s “Wicked”, and it feels perfect for the fall and winter. 2. Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Top Coat. I’ve only used it once with a Sally Hansen Gel Polish and … Continue Reading

What I’m Reading

If you’re anything like me, you never seem to be reading one book at a time. Sometimes I can force myself to focus and finish one book completely before I start any others, but that’s rarely the case. I sort of like being in the midst of several books at a time so that I … Continue Reading