An Obsession With Rose Gold and Neutral Palettes

My first memory of putting on makeup was in grade school when my two younger brothers and I were part of a play written and directed by Fr. Reuter. It was a production of The Night Before Christmas and I was one of the ballerinas. Back then, my mom was the one who did our makeup. She bought green cake…

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Currently / April 2018

Formerly a weekly themed post I adapted from That’s Chic, this is a list of my favorite things for the month. Music Monday My friend Koko was just asking me how long it has been since Jason Mraz put out new music and days later, he put out a teaser for a new song. The single is now out along with a music…

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Currently / March 2018

Formerly a weekly themed post I adapted from That’s Chic, this is a list of my favorite things for the month. Music Monday So I’ve been talking about this collaboration since January and I can’t believe it’s finally here. We’re launching the #DandyOnaXPrima collection on April 21st and taking pre-orders starting tomorrow. I’ll talk more about this precious project in a separate post…

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Currently: My Beauty Faves ATM

I’m no skin care expert, but from years of working for a teen brand, I’ve learned a thing or two about beauty products. From getting samples to watching different makeup artists and beauty editors, I’ve found brands that work for me and have earned a spot in my top shelf. Here are some of my recent purchases and what I…

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Currently / February 2018

Formerly a weekly themed post I adapted from That’s Chic, this is a list of my favorite things for the month.   Music Monday I just finished the series Everything Sucks on Netflix over the weekend and I loved it. I especially enjoyed the soundtrack which transported me back to my own high school years. My high school experience was anything…

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New in Poblacion: ABKD

I’ve only been to Poblacion once and haven’t been back until last night. Had dinner with some of my favorite peeps to eat with and I told them about my sister-in-law’s latest venture, ABKD on the ground floor of Z Suites (across Bucky’s). We decided to make it our first stop (we had two dinners, lol). Just from the name…

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In Love With This Cozy Pink Look

Anyone who knows me can tell I have this obsession with all things French (have you seen my Instagram bio?). I recently followed this French label from Paris Sézane on Instagram and have been double-tapping most of their posts. This particular photo called out to me because I received a similar-looking knitted jumper for Christmas last year. Here’s an attempt…

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Currently / January 2018

I used to do this every week but I’m going to try and drum up a monthly list instead. Let me know what’s on your list, too! Music Monday I finally remembered to turn on my Last.fm scrobbling on Spotify. I did this after my questionable Top 2017 tracks didn’t quite capture my year. LOL! I ended up listening to my…

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A Year in Songs (2017)

In the year 2002, I made my first soundtrack of the year inspired by Larissa from LJ. To give you an idea of just how long ago that was (15 years!), it was the first time I listened to Jason Mraz (thanks to my friend Mika for introducing me to his music by way of “Sleep All Day”) and I…

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