Desert Island Products

Not that I would EVER be caught dead slumming it on an abandoned island… but on the off-chance that I am, I know exactly what products I’d be packing. Random thought: it makes ZERO sense that people say “what would you pack for a desert island?” because seriously who the hell is voluntarily going there?…

Homemade Marshmallows

For someone who spends her summers at camp.. s’mores are EVERYTHING. What better way to take your campfire skills to the next level than to make your own marshmallows? I promise it sounds harder than it really is, it’s just time consuming. These ‘mallows will wow your friends this summer and *spoiler alert* they’re amaze…

How to be Your Own Best Friend

“Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first” -Carrie Bradshaw. This is such an important mantra to live by, if you don’t love and accept yourself it’s challenging to love someone else or allow others to love you. Reflecting on my own life, I clearly remember the seventh grade and sophomore year of college…

Superfoods

Over the past two years I’ve learned how important what I eat and use on my hair/skin/etc is to my overall health and wellbeing. It’s really simple, if you want to look or feel your best self you NEED to take care of your body. You don’t just wake up *flawless* without trying (unless you’re…

Lemon Poppy Seed Cookies

For my first recipe post it only made sense to post one of my all time favorite cookies. Growing up, my mom made these all the time and they are literally to die for.. also a definite crowd pleaser (trust me I made them for 400+ people before and there wasn’t a crumb left). These…