The Pandemic That Stole Christmas: Holiday Survival Tips and Triggers

For the last several weeks, we’ve all been wondering how the holidays were going to look. Other than being certain we’d hear Mariah Carey’s, “All I Want For Christmas Is You” on repeat, everything else about Christmas 2020, was completely up in the air. The pandemic has messed up all of our 2020 plans, and…

Great Lengths Hair Detox – Part One

I knew I was in need of a serious hair detox because for as long as I can remember, I’ve had thin, fine hair that won’t grow past my shoulders. After years of heat-styling, colouring, hair extensions, and just overall abuse (not to mention my Jessica Simpson inspired chunky highlights phase), my hair was finally fighting back….

A Lot of You Have Been Asking About My Skin Care Routine.

CLICK BELOW TO SHOP MY SKINCARE MUST-HAVES I couldn’t call myself a lifestyle blogger if I didn’t write about my skin care routine, right? Well, I wish that I had all of the magical answers for you as to what products are tested and true. But the truth is, when it comes to my skin,…

My New Quaran(rou)tine

Pre Quarantine RoutineBefore having been able to work from home, my alarm would go off as early as 5:45 a.m. Mostly so I can listen to my boyfriend’s radio show in between hitting the snooze button 27 times. In a nutshell, my morning routine consists of waking getting up late, throwing on an outfit that…

Swipe Up to Check Out My Mental Breakdown

You’re always on my mind. You’re the last thing I think about before bed and my first thought when I open my eyes at 7 a.m. to the sound of my alarm. You’re the reason I’m late for work in the mornings and the reason I stay up way too late at night. You challenge…

Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice – Tales of a Basic Bitch

If you were late for work this morning because you had to stop and get a pumpkin spice latte at your local Starbucks drive-thru where the barista, who knows you by name, proceeded to compliment your oversized blanket scarf as you drove off listening to the latest Taylor Swift album, you might be a basic…

Forget the Spark, I Need a Blow Torch

As I prep tonight’s gourmet single-girl dinner which consists of half a bag of Skinny-pop popcorn and a caffeine-free Diet Coke, I find myself feeling an overwhelming amount of guilt for having given up on myself and completely lost my spark. I guess you could say my “fuck it” meter is at an all-time high…