Hello… are you still there?

20 Aug


I’m not sure if anyone even bothers to check up on me here anymore.
I don’t blame you.

I suck at blogging.
I suck at commitment.
I suck.

I wont bother making excuses, I do it time and time again.

BUT.. if anyone is reading… I need inspiration. I want to blog, I want to make videos. I just have no idea what to produce.
I feel like makeup/beauty related blogs & videos are really overdone at this point, but I also enjoy & work in the industry so I’m torn.

I also dabbled in vlogging for a bit this summer, but frankly I don’t think my daily life is interesting enough. 😅

(here’s the latest video I posted if interested)

ahhh. enough with the rambling.
Let me know what you want to see!

Thanks For Reading!



MIA. Mexico.

20 Jun

Yes I’ve been gone a while. There is no (real) excuse for my absence.

Instead of excuses, I’ll just share a vlog with you.

Smelly and I went to Mexico, Here’s a video of it:


Love you guys, Thanks for sticking around even though I’ve failed at blogging. <3333


Work outs & French toast.

25 Sep

Hello hello,

A few weeks ago I was contacted by influenster (voxbox) to take part in a Victoria’s secret sport campaign and I was happy to participate!


Victoria’s Secret has completely revamped their sportswear line and I’m happy that I got to try a few pieces out because I am now thoroughly convinced that I have found my new favorite sports bra!


I have recently been back in the gym on a consistent basis and watching my calorie intake after gaining a few lbs over the past few months.. So I have to admit that I am a little self conscious posting these photos, but I do hope you will be kind.😉

Here I am!



As you can see the shorts can be worn high or low waisted (if rolled down), they also contain a handy dandy hidden inside pocket! 😊

The sports bra is my first love though because it has padding!!!
Usually sports bras completely flatten my breasts leaving me boobless (literally).. So as a small chested girl, I appreciate still being able to have a lil sumthin sumthin in my gym clothes! 😁

I’ve worn this Victoria Secret sport combo to the gym a few times now and I honestly have no complaints!


After the gym smelly and I tend to go for brunch at a local diner (pig life never dies ha!), this particular Saturday I chose to get french toast.


‘Twas delicious!

Then we headed home to shower and get ready for a day out.

This was my FOTD:





I’ve been skipping eyeliner as well as shadow in favor of just mascara these days, I’m enjoying the softer look as well as the time I save applying my makeup before going out.🙂
(Is this a sign of getting old?😩)

I’ll be back with another post this weekend!
I may even break out my camera.. Iphone blogs are nice and convenient, but I have to admit that the quality just isn’t the same.

Thanks For Reading!! ❤️


This is a sponsored blog post. Influenster provided me with complimentary Victoria’s Secret products to test and review as part of a contest.

Okay, so maybe this isn’t current.

22 Sep


Yes yes, I said that I would blog current life events but I honestly worked so much last week that I had no time!
So here is a blurb from last, last weekend..

‘Smelly and I honestly didn’t do much, so I don’t know why I’m even bothering to blog this but I have photos (so there’s that) 😂’

I started the weekend off working an event for 10 hours on Saturday.. It was tiring but I enjoy what I do..

Also the gratis was nice as well.😉

Sunday smelly and I hit the gym (of course) then we headed to his moms house to spend some time with her before she heads out of the country.




These photos happened purely because I enjoy taking photos of Kobè the goldendoodle.😊

The three of us went out for a lovely dinner. (Sorry my photos aren’t the greatest, I was ravenous)



I also managed to take a photo of my outfit during a bathroom trip.😉


And I guess I’ll end this post with more photos of Queen Kobè nomming on a soup bone at the end of the night.




Thanks For Reading! ❤️


A typical Sunday.

12 Sep


My Sundays are typically spent winding down from a 6 day work week.

This past one Smelly & I hit the gym then headed to a diner for a post workout breakfast binge.


*pancakes are my weakness* 🐷😊

Afterward we went to a driving range to test out his new set of golf clubs.. I personally know nothing about golf and I wasn’t very good at it but he enjoyed himself and I did as well.🙂

I also came across a diet coke with my name on it:


I didn’t fall prey to this marketing gimmick though and left my name imprinted soda on the shelf where I found it. Hehe (I also prefer not to share)😉

That’s all I have for today, as I have an event to work early in the morning!

Thanks for reading!! ❤️

Ps. This is my last backdated post, in the future they will be current. ^.^


Labor Day weekend.

11 Sep


Soooo Labor Day weekend was almost 2 weeks ago but I’m going to share what I did with you anyway. 😉

With that said, I don’t expect my holiday weekend to be super interesting to most. Haha 😂

Smelly and I started the weekend off by going to his parents place to spend the afternoon with his mom. (Which is always a good time!)

But before we left, I took a few selfies of course.😉



Sadly I didn’t take any full body photos, I was dressed like a 12yr old, it was great. Lol

When we arrived at smelly’s parents house his mom mentioned that she got a Halloween costume for Kobè (the family dog), but she wasn’t sure if it would fit her.. So we gave Kobè a costume fitting!


She’s a crayola crayon! How stinkin cute right!??

She told us that she got the costume at homegoods so being the crazy dog parents that we are, smelly and I headed straight there afterwards to get Mochi a costume as well!

Can you guess which costume we chose??



😂😂 that’s right! Our baby will be a lobster this year!!
This is so hilariously cute & Mochi seems to enjoy it too!


The following day (Sunday) we decided to relax and play video games [yes as an adult couple we enjoy playing xbox 😏] but on Monday, which was Labor Day, smelly announced that he was taking me on a surprise date! 😊



He took me on a mini road trip to Longwood Gardens! (Link provided for those who don’t know what it is) but it’s basically a giant garden made up of smaller gardens..




For some reason, these lily pads were my favorite thing of the day! *shrugs*


Unfortunately I didn’t take many pictures because being that I had no idea where we were headed, I didn’t think to bring my camera and my poor phone was nearly dead on arrival.:-/

But I will say that it was beautiful and I had a wonderful time. It was nice to be able to have enough of a break from work to go on a leisurely date with my luv.. Outdoors in gorgeous weather nonetheless! Wouldn’t trade that moment for the world. 😊


And that was my Epic Labor Day weekend!!!
Okay, so maybe it wasn’t “epic” but it was enjoyable to me. 🙂

I’ll be back tomorrow with another post..

Thanks For Reading!!


Yes, I remember.

10 Sep

I didn’t forget about today’s post..
I ended up going to the gym after work today and things got carried away.
*Basically I am exhausted* and I have to be up at 5am for work. 😖

I’ll post what I originally wanted to put up today, tomorrow. 😋

Thanks for reading!!


My new hair color.

9 Sep

So.. If you follow me on either Instagram or tumblr then you may already know this, but for those of you that don’t… A few weeks ago I took my hair a bit darker.

( The collage above is my hair wet, Reposting from Instagram because that just makes this backdated post thing a lot easier 😉)

And here is my hair dry:






How’s that for a photo spam eh?

As you can see it isn’t a *drastic* change from the super blonde hair I had for the majority of this year, but it’s a noticeable one.

Initially I was going to grow my hair out from the blonde naturally, but I started to hate the way the stark contrast between my dark roots and my super blonde ends looked. 😩

So I decided to take my entire base color darker (roots are one shade lighter than my natural color) and add lowlights as well as a few highlights framing my face.
I really like the way it turned out and now my hair is free to grow in peace.

Thumbs up for zero color maintenance!!! 😊



I promise that I’ll have another post up tomorrow..

Thanks for reading! ❤️

Uh.. Hi, hello. I’m sorry. -.-

8 Sep

Yes yes. I fell off the bandwagon yet again. 😞
I’ve been in the process of moving into a new place and starting/getting used to a new job(s).

Anywhoo.. I do plan on continuing my blog. I actually have a few backdated drafts that were never posted from the past few weeks but I’m not sure if I should post them all separately or if I should’ve condense them all into one big post?? I’ll figure it out I guess..

But in the meantime I want to thank who ever is bearing with me and sticking around despite my flakiness.. The past year has been busy (and stressful) for me!

I hope to get my act together and update this space more.. Xx

Thanks for reading!


L’Oreal Miss Manga Mascara Review ♥

13 Jun

Hello beauties,

First off: No, I did not forget about my blog again, haha. Unfortunately I had some personal as well as computer issues going on for the past 2 weeks or so… But now that my laptop is back from the shop and my mood is pretty dandy, I have returned!😉

A few weeks ago I came across and purchased the new L’Oreal “Miss Manga” Mascara. I was really excited to try this out as L’Oreal happens to be my go to drugstore brand when it comes to mascara, voluminous being my absolute favorite.

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Isn’t that packaging to die for? ^.^

Here’s what L’Oreal has to say about their new mascara:

For the first time, L’Oreal Paris creates a flexible brush with a unique conical shape to catch those hard to reach lashes with an incredibly even application. The Mega Impact Formula instantly builds oversized volume for 15X lash volume in a flash. Top lashes are amplified and bottom lashes maximized for the ultimate wide-eyed Manga Look.

.. Time to see if this mascara is as awesome as it claims to be!

My lashes without mascara:

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My lashes with 1 coat of miss manga:

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My lashes with 2 coats of miss manga:

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First impression video:

I am in love!!! This mascara has honestly impressed me.

My lashes were lengthened, and voluminous!

This was made to clump, and I love that.. how else do you expect to get full manga like lashes?

As far as wear time goes, I wore this mascara for over 12 hours this day and I didn’t experience any flaking or smudging.

I have worn “miss manga” since then for the same amount of time (and longer) and the results are consistent Awesome.

This is certainly my new favorite mascara and I’m sure I will repurchase it in the future.


Have you tried this mascara? Do you love it,  hate it? Let me know!

Thanks For Reading!! ♥