Pre-travel Meal Prep with Samsung

Andrew and I travel so often and the last thing I want to do when we get home from a long trip is to cook. Sure we could order take-out, but after eating out for so long, it’s nice to have a home cooked meal. That’s why I’ve started planning ahead and preparing freezer meals […]

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Packing Tips & Tricks

Ever since our trip to Bali a few years ago, where my luggage was lost and never found, I always try to pack everything in a carry-on. And as someone who has a tendency to over pack, this can be a bit challenging. There are a few tips and tricks I’ve picked up along the […]

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Catalina Island: The Perfect Day Trip

Have you heard of the wicked bug that’s going around? The symptoms are severe and it’s highly contagious. Yep, I’m talking about the travel bug ☺. Andrew and I were hit bad last week. Since we didn’t have any big trips planned, we figured the next best thing would be a fun day trip. Located […]

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The SummerWood Inn – Wine & Romance in Paso Robles

If you’ve been following me for any amount of time, then you know that Andrew and I are huge wine lovers. So when it came to deciding where we should go for a romantic weekend getaway, Paso Robles was a no-brainer. Nestled halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco in the Salinas River Valley, Paso […]

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Our Beachside Staycation at Paséa Hotel & Spa

Andrew and I are fortunate to live in such a beautiful place, but with busy schedules, we often don’t take the time to really enjoy it. We decided to leave our daily routines and stress behind and visit Paséa Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach for a mini staycation. Although we were only 5 minutes from […]

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Lady in Red

There is just something about a red dress that screams bold & sexy. Don’t save it for the holidays. You can rock red year round. There are many different shades (from blue based reds to orange based reds), you are certain to find one that flatters your skin tone. Whether it’s a pop of color […]

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Peltzer Winery – The Gem of Temecula Valley

When you think of wine country, Southern California probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. However over the last decade, Temecula Valley has blossomed into a thriving wine scene, complete with resorts, trendy restaurants, and over 35 wineries. Only an hour drive from San Diego and Orange County, Temecula Valley has become a […]

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Kupu Kupu Barong – Our Magical Stay in Bali

Bali is one of our all time favorite places to visit. From the beautiful beaches to the mystical rain forest, there is so much to see and do. We recently had the opportunity to stay at Kupu Kupu Barong in Ubud and our stay was nothing short of exceptional. Set in a magical forest, high […]

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3 Islands You Must Visit in the Philipppines

When it comes to traveling internationally, Andrew and I are huge fans of Southeast Asia. There is so much beauty to be found and the US Dollar goes a long way!! We recently spent 12 days in the Philippines. There are over 7100 islands in the Philippines, although only about 2000 are inhabited. With so […]

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Austin Cocktails: My favorite craft cocktail in a bottle

Andrew and I are huge fans of craft cocktails, so when I discovered Austin Cocktails I was ecstatic. Their pre-bottled craft cocktails make it so easy to entertain or take on the go. You simply shake and pour over ice. And the best part is that they are made from all natural ingredients. They start […]

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My Favorite Spring Styles from Gozon

Spring is in the air and I love it! The days are longer and the nights are warmer. Time to pack up my warm winter sweaters and make room for all the cute new spring styles. Gozon, a Los Angeles based online boutique, has become my new go-to for affordable, trendy pieces. The quality of the pieces […]

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Lalelei – The most flattering bikini ever

As someone who loves the beach, bikinis are a wardrobe staple of mine. It can, however, be a miserable experience to shop for one. Ladies, can I get an amen?! I’m so happy to have discovered Lalelei. I kid you not, their swimsuit bottoms are the most flattering I’ve ever tried. The cut accentuates and […]

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Los Angeles City Guide

Being a California native, I admit that sometimes I take it for granted. I’m always searching for exotic places to explore, and often forget that some of the best spots are right in my backyard. Los Angeles, also known as “The City of Angels”, is comprised of many different vibrant neighborhoods, each with a unique […]

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Outfit of the week: Fall favorites

I spent the weekend up at my parent’s house in Apple Valley, where the weather is definitely chillier than at home. It gave me a good excuse to break out two of my new fall favorites. This sweater from London Rag is super soft and cozy and the burgundy color is so on trend right […]

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Outfit of the week

I’m so happy the weather here in So Cal is finally cooling down! It’s starting to feel a wee bit like fall. Two of my favorite fall pieces are my baker boy hat and my embroidered denim jacket. They instantly make me feel hip. However, Kelsey says I look like I should be driving a […]

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Malibu Wine Safari

Wine tasting with a giraffe? YES PLEASE! I’ve known about Malibu Wine Safari for a little while now and have been dying to go. Andrew and I finally decided to take a little road trip up to Malibu to check it out. Malibu Wine Safari is located off Mulholland Hwy in the Malibu hills. There […]

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Tanaka Farms Pumpkin Patch

Although the weather here in So Cal is still warm, it is technically Fall, which means it time for pumpkin everything! 🎃 It had been years since I visited Tanaka Farms in Irvine. When Kelsey was little, we went every year. However, as a teenager, she has little desire to take a tractor ride or pet a […]

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Rocksbox Jewelry Subscription Review + Free Month Discount Code

I was super excited when Rocksbox reached out to me to review their subscription service since I LOVE JEWELRY! Rocksbox is a designer jewelry styling and renting service. Members pay $21/month to get unlimited access to the Rocksbox collection along with the option to purchase the pieces they love at a discounted price. Designers include Kate Spade, […]

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Top 10 things to do in Belize

We took a family trip to Belize in August. Although it is hurricane season, we lucked out with beautiful sunny days and only mild rain. In an attempt to experience all that this diverse country has to offer, we decided to spend 4 nights in Hopkins on the mainland and 3 nights in San Pedro […]

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The Time of My Life with JORD Watches

I love a good statement piece so I was thrilled when JORD Watches approached me to partner with them. Their luxury line of wood watches are unique, beautiful and definitely stand out from the crowd. I am obsessed with my new Frankie Watch in Zebrawood & Champagne. It’s well crafted and lightweight, which made it […]

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My favorite pink accessories

You can probably tell from my Instagram feed that I absolutely love pink! One of my favorite style combinations is to pair an all white outfit with blush colored shoes and/or accessories.  I’ve had so many requests on where to purchase a few of my favorites …so here they are! Bag – KYLIE Bird Embroidery […]

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Exploring Thailand

Thailand has become a very popular tourist destination, and it’s not hard to see why. From it’s abundance of white sand beaches to it’s bustling nightlife, Thailand appeals to both the hedonist and the hermit. And if your travelling from the US, your dollar goes a long way. With only 12 days to do it all, we […]

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Upbra: Not your average bra

It can be a challenge finding the perfect bra… that one that is comfortable, yet still sexy. Well, look no further. Upbra is the answer. It isn’t your average bra. It’s super comfortable and the innovative design gives you the ability to adjust cleavage and lift like you never thought possible! What makes Upbra unique is […]

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