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This Is What We Can Learn From Minimalists

This post was created in partnership with FAGE. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that make Simply Sabrina possible. Admit it? Do you have a box of cables that you have no idea where they connect to? It’s okay, I do too. While the Marie Kondo craze sweeps the nation, some folks are still left watching…

The Only Shorts You Need In Your Closet

I absolutely love high-waisted shorts. Something about the way they fall on the most flattering part of your waistline makes me excited about wearing tucked-in shirts, crop tops, and even festive bralettes. What’s not so fun about high-waisted shorts? The ride-up. You feel me ladies? —Until now.

Here’s How To Keep the Peace with Your In Laws

They say when you marry someone, you marry their whole family. If you are any type of Asian, you are probably furiously nodding your head. This can be both a blessing and a curse depending on who you ask. Since I’m fresh off of living with mine for 3 months – I have some tips to share…

Our Home Reno Mini Reveal – You Won’t Believe The Before

When we bought our home 4 years ago, we were torn between a condo in the city for 1-3 years or a home in the slight outskirts for 3-5 years. As with all good things, time flew by and we soon found ourselves at a crossroads. Our own personal love it or list it situation. Our small 1800 square foot house was cute and cozy but sometimes impractical, especially…

The Best Drugstore Finds From Physicians Formula

Did you know that the FDA does not regulate the cosmetic industry? Since then, I’ve been super particular about the brands that I wear. Physicians Formula is not only a drugstore brand, but they are allergen and paraben free. If you are getting started with Physicians Formula, I recommend these 5 products…

Mythbusting: What Traveling To Tulum Is Really Like

When we were deciding where to go for our family vacation there were some stipulations: 1) we wanted to be within a 3 hour flight time, 2) we wanted something tropical and 3) we wanted it to be relaxing. Now that I’ve been there I wanted to share my true experience and whether or not I would actually recommend it…

The Most Popular Salon on IG Swears By This $30 Curling Iron – So I Tried It

When it comes to hair tools, there is never a one size fits all solution. Everyone has wildly different hair that may or may not be receptive to certain hot tools, temperatures or brands. But Habit Salon’s signature is beachy waves and it seems to work on everyone. Could it be true that you really only need a $30 curling iron for those magic mermaid waves?

I’ll Never Make These 3 Marriage Mistakes Again

When it comes to marriage there’s no rulebook. In fact, many of us refer to what we saw growing up in our parents functional relationship and established that as the norm. While they may not be a “right” way of doing things, I think we can all agree that there are a few things we definitely shouldn’t do. In my four years of marriage, here’s what I’ve learned…

No, I Can’t Grab Coffee. Here’s Why.

No, I can’t get coffee with you. Ugh, I’m sorry. Am I a jerk? I feel bad just typing it – but it needed to be said. Years ago, I read this article in Forbes (that is highly circulated amongst creative entrepreneurs) and was enticed by just the title. “Here’s What To Say When Someone Asks To “Pick Your Brain,” I thought, “Wow! Genius! I…

Instagram’s Top Makeup Artists Share Beauty Secrets For WOC

Ever wanted to know the trade secrets of professional makeup artists? Me too! I grew up learning how to do makeup on YouTube. Unlike the generations before me, I had a plethora of self-proclaimed “gurus” to teach me everything I wanted to know about baking, highlighting and contouring. What shade to wear? What was the difference between mineral and pressed powder? Do I really need…

FREE 'DERMATOLOGIST APPROVED' SKINCARE CHEATSHEET

Download my dermatologist approved, beginners guide to skincare. This FREE cheatsheet includes what products to use, what they actually are and when to use them.