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Animal Print Coats for Statement Winter Style

My love for animal print is a lifetime in the making. When I was eight, I convinced my mother to buy me a pair of leopard Hammer pants and proceeded to wear them into the ground. So of course I’m all over this season’s animal print coats trend! Animal print coats are the best of […]

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Fashion Week Looks Worth Wearing: Voluminous Dresses

Here it is, the fourth and final post in my series of fall fashion week looks worth wearing! As you’ll recall, I’ve been rounding up this season’s best street style trends. I’ve deemed them so for their approachability, comfort, and longevity. And I’ve saved my favorite for last! Because as my pregnancy has progressed, I’m […]

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Skincare Giveaway for $560 in Honor MD Products!

I am so excited about a skincare giveaway I’m running on Instagram—I absolutely had to share it here on the blog too, so that everyone who wants to enter gets a chance! You guys have heard me rave about Honor MD complexion products before, and the truth is that I can’t sing the brand’s praises loudly […]

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Fashion Week Trends Worth Wearing: Statement Leather

I’m loving sharing these roundups of my favorite fall trends with you guys! It’s definitely making me step up my game and not only get more familiar with fall’s best pieces, but with the ways that I can combine them with current closet classics for a fresh look! Today it’s all about statement pieces in […]

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Fashion Week Trends Worth Wearing: Plaid Galore!

As promised, I’m rounding up this season’s most wearable fashion week trends. I loved last week’s post on earth-toned monochromatic outfits, and have definitely been keeping it in mind as I plan outfits for a few upcoming work events on my plate. Another of the 2019’s most accessible street style trends? Plaid! This pattern always […]

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Fashion Week Trends Worth Wearing: Layered Earth Tones

My interest in fashion definitely peaks in the fall. Maybe it’s because I’m oh-so-ready to trade in my summer uniform of shorts and a tee, or perhaps it’s because I’ve never been able to stop thinking of September as back-to-school shopping time. Whatever the reason, whenever the fall fashion week trends hit the streets, I’m […]

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Honor MD: The ONLY Skincare I’ve Used to the Last Drop!

My whole life, I’ve bounced around from skincare line to skincare line, never finding The One that I was totally happy with. But my skincare commitment-phobe days are over, because at last I’ve landed on the only skincare line I’ll ever need: Honor MD! The brand is founded by Dr. John Diaz and his wife […]

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Madewell x Christy Dawn Limited Edition Collection

When I first moved to LA and was exploring the city, I stumbled upon a dreamy shop near the beach. Airy, breezy dresses with relaxed silhouettes lined the racks, and artsy photo books mingled with incense and cut-off shorts on the display tables. That shop? It was Christy Dawn, and in the years since I’ve […]

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Natural Deodorants That Actually Work: I’ve Tried ‘Em All!

Over the years, as I’ve gradually made the switch from conventional to natural beauty products, one product has eluded me: Deodorant! From my long workouts to those 100-degree LA summer days, deodorant is the one item in my medicine cabinet with no room for error. I’ve tried so many over the years, only to find […]

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Utility Jumpsuit Styling for Spring 2019

Last spring I bought a utility jumpsuit and wore it nearly into the ground. It quickly became my go-to when I wanted to look cool but be comfortable, and didn’t want to have to put too much effort into it. It’s been hanging in my closet all winter, waiting patiently for its second go-round this […]

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7 Beauty MVP’s in My Winter Skincare Routine

My complexion, which is not the most cooperative to begin with, has really been through the wringer these past few months. For much of November I was pregnant, dealing with all the skin woes that the first trimester can bring. Parts of my face were flaky and red, others were broken out and oily, and […]

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Gift Guide: Self-Care Finds for the Spa Lover

Whenever I’m shopping for friends and female relatives, I always veer towards the personal care aisle. Luxurious body and skincare products are often the last thing we’re willing to spend money on for ourselves, making them the perfect indulgent gift for that woman who deserves a little TLC (which is every woman, right?!). Plus every […]

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