Most Couples Think THIS Is Bad For Their Marriage. They’re Wrong.

To level-set I think that every couple should work to find their own groove, learn each other’s love languages and actively pursue communication with their partner. In my experience, the concept of unsolicited marriage advice is pretty common. But do these words of wisdom hold any merit in a new age of love & relationships? 

What Someone Should Have Told Me Before Renovating

When it comes to renovating your home anyone who has been through it will tell you the same thing – it was horrible. It seems like finding a good experience is like searching for a needle in a haystack. “Double the budget and the timeline” – they say. “Sure” we go, as we laugh it off. Funny people, being dramatic of course. How could this…

Secret To Healthy & Shiny Hair? Here’s 5 Things Never To Do

My hair is literally the one thing I don’t want to trade anyone forever. But since I get this question almost daily, I owe it to you to answer honestly and share what I do to keep my hair healthy & shiny. In fact, I’m going to do you one better and tell you 5 things that I don’t do. Ready?

How To Throw Pinterest Perfect Gender Neutral Baby Shower

Let me preface this by saying I spend way too much time on Pinterest and was repeatedly told me that I’m doing “too much” and need to “reel it in” – whoops. In case you feel like throwing an epic bash for your loved one, I wanted to share all of my research, planning, and execution for how to throw a Pinterest Perfect Baby Shower. . .

Hyaluronic Acid Sounds Scary, But Is It?

Per pretty much every chemistry class, rule #1 was no acids near the face. So be forewarned that this post is breaking that rule and you probably should too. Now, this doesn’t mean that you should casually crack open a beaker and drizzle it on your face – but you should look to learn more about certain acids that are good for the skin. . .

Here’s Why The First 6 Months Of Living Together Is The Hardest

Whether it’s a summer fling turned serious or a long time coming, living together with your partner can be a whirlwind of emotions. Sleepovers with your best friend and milk and cookies for dessert. In fact, even the tedious things seem like they could be fun: cooking new meals together, you wash & I’ll rinse dish duty, hell – let’s take out the trash together!

What Podcasts To Listen To After Serial

The term “podcasts” may be new, but the premise of a story told via audio is as old as time. From audiobooks to radio series people have been enjoying aural storytelling for decades. With the rise of podcasts, it can be overwhelming to know where to begin. Here are some of my top picks that are perfect for podcast beginners or seasoned experts. . .

Here’s Why You Need To Know The Difference Between Surface Tone & Undertone

As if it wasn’t complicated enough to try to figure out what your skin’s undertone is and upon further research I discovered that there’s literally another layer to all of this – & it’s call your surface tone. Have you ever felt like you put on foundation that just seemed like you were wearing a mask? Have you ever immediately regretted. . .

Okay, WTF Is Toner? Do I Really Need It?

For as long as I can remember I’ve heard of this thing called ‘toner’. No, not the printer one – the skincare one. Apparently, it’s a mystical substance crucial to the process, but no one really knows why. So I set out to get the truth. What the heck is toner actually and why do we need it? Well, here are the facts: