While holiday shopping can be really fun, it can also be really TOUGH. After getting gifts for the same people year after year (friends, family, spouses, etc.), I know how easy it is to exhaust the typical ideas like clothes, and tech, and they can feel somewhat redundant. This year, I’m trying my *best* to […]

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November 25, 2018

Practical Gifts They’ll Actually Use

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year… especially when it comes to shopping! Since you guys know I’m an avid online shopper and prefer to skip the lines (aka I’m just too lazy to go out in public), Cyber Monday is always my go-to for holiday shopping! To help keep all of my gift buying in […]

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November 25, 2018

Your Ultimate Guide to Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday Sale Guide

No matter what you’re doing for Thanksgiving, the same thing inevitably crosses your mind: what should I wear? While sometimes I’m tempted to go all out, other times, I’d rather keep it comfy. Since I know i’ll be eating until I reach a food coma (who’s with me?) I always try to wear an outfit that will […]

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November 18, 2018

3 Easy Thanksgiving Outfits (With Clothes you Already Own!)

3 easy thanksgiving outfits

Potato Gnocchi with Vegan Chorizo Sauce Thanksgiving.. the time for family, friends, and most importantly: food. Coming from an Italian family, pasta has always been a staple. Every family party we have: pasta. Every birthday party we have: pasta. Thanksgiving? You can bet there will be pasta. So when I was challenged to come up with a […]

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November 18, 2018

Potato Gnocchi with Vegan Chorizo Sauce (Perfect for Entertaining)

potato gnocchi with vegan chorizo sauce

This post has been sponsored by TRESemmé. All thoughts and opinions are my own. “Happiness is a good hair day.” Hey guys! Today I’m kicking off the holiday season with a little hair tutorial action. I get a lot of questions about my go-to hairstyles, so I wanted to share this simple easy look I’ve been rocking […]

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November 13, 2018

Easy 10 Minute Braided Bun Tutorial (Anyone Can Do It!)

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This post has been sponsored by Starbucks. All thoughts and opinions are my own. How to Create the Perfect Coffee Bar Cart Holiday season: exciting, fun, stressful, crazy, it’s a little bit of everything! While there are so many things I absolutely love about the holidays, there are other parts of the season that can be a […]

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November 5, 2018

How to Create the Perfect Coffee Bar Cart


Sesame Lettuce Wraps that taste like restaurant quality in 15 minutes? Count. Me. In. Ever since I discovered lettuce wraps, I’ve been obsessed! Meals that manage to pack in a ton of veggies while still being mouthwatering are my bread and butter. Truth be told, I’ve been making this recipe for a long time. Lettuce wraps […]

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October 29, 2018

15 Minute Sesame Lettuce Wraps (High Protein & Healthy!)

15 minute veggie lettuce wraps

Happy Fall babes! I’m pausing your regularly scheduled fall programming of sweaters and pumpkin spice lattes for a look into my most recent trip to Cabo San Lucas (aka Los Cabos). LET’S DIVE IN.

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October 3, 2018

How to Do Los Cabos, Mexico in 7 Days


Hi guys! Hope your Thursday is going amazing! This week is semi-dragging by but I’m heading to NYFW this weekend and Cabo next weekend so lots to look forward to. Are any of you guys going to NY this weekend too? Let me know, would love to meet up! Now, onto the goods:

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September 6, 2018

25 Overall Dresses for Under $25

Can we go back to June like.. now? This summer has seriously FLOWN by, it’s so hard to believe that it’s almost September. At the end of summer, I always find myself scrambling to do the things I’ve been putting off all season because there “isn’t enough time” like lay in the pool, hit the beach, […]

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August 28, 2018

Let’s Shop: Best End of Summer 2018 Sale Picks

best summer sales 2018

Back to school… even though I’ve been out of school for years, I still find myself getting anxious when the back to school season hits. While summer is a season of relaxing, fall feels more fast paced and before you know it, you have a million things on your plate. To help ease the back to […]

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August 26, 2018

5 Easy and Healthy Back to School Recipes

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This post has been sponsored by The J.M. Smucker Company. I received product and compensation, but all opinions are my own. What have I been making for dinner lately you may ask? Oh… just this delectable, Sweet and Savory Balsamic Flatbread. Let’s be real, everyone loves flatbreads. They take almost no time to make, and are […]

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August 17, 2018

Sweet and Savory Balsamic Flatbread (Easy Vegan Summer Dinner)

easy vegan mushroom balsamic flatbread pizza

Hey guys! I get a lot of questions and direct messages on Instagram about how I edit my photos so I thought I’d share some of my favorite smartphone editing apps. While I do edit a lot of my photos in Adobe Lightroom, these apps are really great for adding that last bit of pizzaz and pop […]

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August 14, 2018

9 of The Best Instagram Photo Editing Apps (with links!)

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CALLING ALL MY SHOPAHOLICS, it’s almost Nordstrom Anniversary Sale time! I look forward to shopping this sale every year. It’s the one time I’m able to get the pieces I’ve wanted all year *finally* on sale. Since I know so many of you guys also love it and am so grateful for all of the support you […]

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July 10, 2018

Let’s Shop: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Giveaway

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Hey loves! Happy Monday. Hope your week is off to a great start. I know Mondays can be a total drag but you know what makes them better? SHOPPPPPPING. Today, I’m bringing you the only pants you will need this summer at a steal of a price. You know ya girl is all about the […]

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July 8, 2018

The Only Pants You Need This Summer (styles on sale for under $20)

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Let’s get one thing straight: Any reservations you may have? Throw them out the window. This easy and colorful Mediterranean pasta salad isn’t just your traditional pasta salad. Ya know the one I’m talking about, white pasta, drenched in Italian dressing – we’ve all been there. That played out recipe doesn’t even come close to this […]

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July 1, 2018

Easy and Colorful Mediterranean Pasta Salad (you Need to Try This!)

easy and colorful mediterranean pasta salad

Hi babes, Happy Monday! How’s your week going so far? My house is getting renovated so I’m currently working from a coffee shop nearby. While I like the ambiance, the chairs are a lot harder and snacks are not nearly as close as at home haha. I am getting hangier by the minute. Anyone want to […]

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June 11, 2018

Last Weeks Outfit Links + a Giveaway You Need to Enter

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Best 20 Minute Vegan Pad Thai: you’re going to love this. A fact: pad thai is COMPLETELY under-rated. With so many amazing flavors wrapped up in one dish, its impossible not to love it. If you’ve never had Pad Thai, now is your time to get addicted. Swap out your classic noodle dish with marinara, […]

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June 7, 2018

Best 20 Minute Vegan Pad Thai (Cheap and Easy)

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Be warned: once you make these, you will never stop. Are you ready to learn how to make buffalo cauliflower wings with a zesty vegan ranch? Let’s be honest: I put off making these for so long. In my head, I thought it was going to take a long time, be complicated, or that I […]

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May 21, 2018

How to Make Buffalo Cauliflower Wings with Easy Vegan Ranch

easy buffalo cauliflower wings with vegan ranch

Are you ready to learn 8 DIY packing hacks that will take you from a packing-no to a packing-pro? Since the summer is rapidly approaching (thank god) and I know a lot of you guys have tons of amazing trips planned, I thought it might be helpful to share some packing trips I’ve learned over the […]

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May 7, 2018

8 DIY Packing Hacks you Need to Know

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