7 Ways to Make This Year The Best Year EVER!


Another year had come and gone. I know many people were excited to say goodbye to 2016, but asides from some of the current events that took place, 2016 was a really great year for me in many ways. I feel like I grew significantly in my personal and professional life, and it started with my 2016 New Year’s theme. Since 2015, every year I

Dia&Co: The Subscription Box Every Plus Size Gal Needs

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The world is filled with subscription boxes. There’s literally a box for anything and everything your heart desires. From makeup, to snacks, to fashion, you can sign up for a service for all of your subby box needs. For plus size babes looking to get their fashion fix, there’s a fairly new box that you need to sign up for stat! Enter: Dia&Co., the one

Eliminate Blackheads Once and for All with These Tips!

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Disclosure: This is an opinion piece and should not be taken as medical advice. For medical questions, please consult with your physicians or dermatologist. Let’s agree, blackheads can be annoying. The worst thing about them is that anytime you find one, you are sure to find a dozen more (ugh!). Not only are they unattractive, but they are a sign that your skin is in

Noche Buena + New Holiday Traditions


This is officially the first holiday season that I celebrate without my family around. I was avoiding the thought of it since I moved to Washington, but I knew as soon as Thanksgiving rolled around that I was going to have to face it. As much as I consider Brandon and my pups my family, I’ve really started to miss my family back home. My

Deception Pass + Whidbey Island


My wanderlust fever has returned again. I keep finding myself lusting over Pinterest boards filled with photos of distant places that my soul craves to explore. Before allowing myself to dive too deep into the world of vacation daydreaming, I remind myself of the reality that a big trip isn’t on my itinerary anytime soon. Instead of wishing my days away, I’ve been feeding my

The Ultimate Gift Guide for the IT Cosmetics Girl in Your Life


I discovered IT Cosmetics about a year ago and ever since the day I tried my first product I’ve been hooked! I consider myself a self proclaimed IT Girl because I just can’t get enough of their results-driven products. From skincare, to makeup, to some of the best makeup brushes on the market, IT Cosmetics has got it going on! Something that really stands out