Post Vacay Blues: Getting Back Into The Groove

“No man needs a vacation so much as the man who just had one”

Elbert Hubbard

OMG I don’t think that there could ever be a more truer quote on the face of this entire planet. Like literally. There’s undoubtedly going to be an inevitable sorrow that’s always associated with entering “real life” again, what with having just experienced days of endless amounts of travel, discovery & consuming copious amounts of tasty, foreign foods. I mean, I’m sure that we’ve all suffered from a bit of PTD (post travel depression) here & there – I did this past week, that’s for sure – so I thought I’d share 5 simple ways to ease back into routine once the vacation has come to an end. PLUS not to mention, we all just came off summer, which is essentially one season long binge of holidays & vacations! So enjoy! (more…)

Feeling Sensational: My Morning Routine

“I can rise and shine, just not at the same time”


Considering this month is all about having a sensational summer, I felt that it was only natural to include a piece that was all about feeling sensational this summer as well… tis the season for minimal clothing after all! For me personally, part of feeling sensational is sticking to a strict routine! I absolutely crave, crave, CRAVE routine, & my newest addition to “said routine” is fitting in my workout before work! I AM OBSESSED.  (more…)

Bridal Beauty Routine

“Their happiness was in each other’s keeping, and both were unafraid”


Looking & feeling your best during the Big Day is totally paramount, what with all eyes (& cameras) on YOU! However, the craziness that is planning the actual wedding can sometimes derail your strict bridal, beauty regiment. I therefore wanted to do a quick roundup up of easy-to-use beauty products from Andalou that are so quintessentially, bride-to-be it’s not even funny… I mean the product line name is “1000 Roses” – need I say more?! (more…)