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What Does a Serum REALLY Do?

Beauty | January 18, 2017

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What does a serum REALLY do? That is the question. I don’t know about you guys but when it comes to my everyday skincare routine, I don’t want to be stressed out about it! I try to keep it as simple and effective as possible. I plan on doing a full skincare routine post soon but in the mean time I wanted to break down the facts about serums.

What is a serum?

A serum is a skincare product you can apply to your skin after cleansing but BEFORE moisturizing with the intent of delivering powerful ingredients directly into the …

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Travel guide: My Alaska Adventure

Travel | August 26, 2016

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Stevie and I decided we were going book a trip to Alaska after talking about the things we wanted to do before we have kids (nothing cooking in the belly yet, just thinking ahead here!). I’m always distracted with something, whether it’s Sweetie or work projects, so  I knew if this trip was going to happen, Stevie would need to make it happen for the both of us. Stevie started researching things and decided to surprise me with an Alaskan Adventure! The best part? I told him not to tell me anything we were going to do, because for once …

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Packing List: 10 Things to Take on a Weekend Getaway

Lifestyle Style Travel | July 1, 2016

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Happy (almost) 4th of July! While many of you may be taking weekend getaways, I’m excited to host my in-laws who are coming in from Austin this weekend. It was recently requested by many of my readers to share more guides around packing for summer trips. If you’re heading out of town this weekend, I rounded up a packing list of 10 things you shouldn’t forget!

1. Cute Sunnies – you’ll end up buying a pair if you don’t pack one, so bring a style that you can wear all weekend long and aren’t afraid to scuff up.

2. Denim …

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Figure Out Your Face Shape

Beauty | June 21, 2016

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Figuring out your face shape can be one of those annoying things that’s easier said than done. I’ll never forget that one time I tried tracing my face in the mirror with cheap lipstick. #FAIL

In today’s post, we’ll pinpoint exactly what your face shape. It’s like knowing your body-type so you can dress it appropriately. When you know your face shape, you’ll discover the flattering makeup colors and hairstyles for your unique face.

Remember that time you showed your hairdresser that celebrity haircut you wanted and then ended up looking like FUHHHFREAKINGGG SHREK!?! I feel you. It’s because Jennifer …

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Foodie: The Best Burgers in LA

Food Lifestyle | June 9, 2016

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I don’t know about you guys, but sometimes I just crave a good burger. Luckily, I’ve done plenty of research (and #sazaneats!) to say that LA has some fantastic options. Get ready for the most mouthwatering burgers that I’ve rated the best in town.

LA Burger on West Pico – found this little gem just a couple of weeks ago and it’s my current favorite! I get the classic cheeseburger and fries, and it’s so great because they make it fresh right in front of you. It’s a little blue hole-in-the-wall restaurant on Pico – don’t confuse it with LA …

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Travel Guide: New Zealand South Island

Travel | April 12, 2016

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I recently went to New Zealand and experienced the trip of a lifetime with Contiki. My husband and I were so excited to pack up our bags and say bye-bye to Los Angeles and hello to our 10 day tour of the South Island. New Zealand is breath-taking. The first thing you will notice is the scenic views. You can’t escape an Instagram-worthy moment. If you’re thinking about visiting and would love to learn about some must-see things keep reading..

If you saw my New Zealand vlog – you got an appetizer taste of TONS of things we did through …

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Rancho Pescadero in Mexico | Sazan Travels

Lifestyle Travel | March 26, 2016

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My hubby and I just got back from a relaxing spring break vacation in Mexico! It was so good that a fun recap/review of our stay is a must. We stayed a week in the cutest luxury resort better known as Rancho Pescadero. The property is STUNNING. Picture the desert meeting the ocean. Breath-taking. It’s located near the small town of Todos Santos (about an hour north of Cabo). When we arrived I was immediately drawn to all of the beautiful Spanish-style decor. Every detail was so perfect. I knew off the bat that there were going to be …

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Austin City Guide: What to Do, Eat and See!

Food Lifestyle Travel | March 17, 2016

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As y’all have probably noticed, I travel A LOT. In fact, I’m on a plane right now heading to Cabo and decided to share a city guide to Austin that features some of my favorite spots in the city. Stevie and I were just here for SXSW so I knew this post was meant to be! P.S – I want to get your feedback on these personal diaries of cities I frequent. I hope you find this city guide to Austin helpful when exploring some new and exciting places!

The first city on my list is Austin, TX. This is …

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Pinch Me! Cosmopolitan x AEO Shoot (BTS) | Denim Guide

Lifestyle Style Travel | August 13, 2015

As many of you saw on my Instagram, I was in New York for an exciting denim project with American Eagle Outfitters and Cosmopolitan Magazine. I’m so excited to share the articles are now live on their site! Ahh!! Before I re-direct you over there, I’ve just got to say how surreal it feels to collaborate on such a fun project. I never thought that my little ole’ blog would bring me so many amazing and fun opportunities. This one is definitely on my top 5! It was such a treat getting to know everyone at the NYC office. I …

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