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Month: July 2017

This or That: Makeup Setting Spray

This or That: Makeup Setting Spray

There’s nothing worse than putting the time and effort into your makeup, only to have it melt off as you go about your day. At first, I was skeptical about setting spray. I’ve seen beauty gurus swear by their favorite bottle of the spray, and […]

The Fit Diaries – July 28

The Fit Diaries – July 28

This is the tenth week of my fitness journey and I’ve made it to my goal of burning 500 calories a day! This was an exciting milestone because I thought it was going to be difficult to reach 500 calories a day. A typical workout […]

Review: Que Bella Beauty Clay Masks

Review: Que Bella Beauty Clay Masks

I’ll be real: I’ve had problems with my skin since I was 12 or 13 years old. I’ve tried many products off the shelves of CVS, Target, Ulta, The Body Shop and Sephora. I’m skeptical when it comes to skincare products because I know not […]

The Fit Diaries – July 21

The Fit Diaries – July 21

I can’t believe it’s already week nine of my fitness journey! That being said there are some things I’ve found that needed to change. Fitness is an always changing aspect of my life, so I have to search for solutions to keep it interesting. For […]

Spend or Splurge: A Guide to Being a Beauty on a Budget

Spend or Splurge: A Guide to Being a Beauty on a Budget

I honestly love looking for and trying new beauty products. It’s not so much about trying to find something to cover an imperfection as it is finding something that frames my features. I get asked often why I like makeup and how did I learn […]

Back to California

Back to California

For the Independence weekend holiday, I traveled back to California for the week. On Friday June 30, I traveled with my mom back to our house in California. The trip between Arizona and California is always an interesting one. It was surprisingly not as crazy […]

The Fit Diaries – July 14

The Fit Diaries – July 14

It’s week eight of my fitness journey, and this week I’m back at the recreation center. Last week, I was traveling, making working out a little more challenging. This week, I’m back to my regular facility, and my goal last week was to focus on […]

The Liebster Award Tag

The Liebster Award Tag

I was tagged by the wonderful Ashleigh of xashleighwrites.wordpress.com on Twitter for the Liebster Award Tag. She’s got a wonderful blog you should definitely check out! Basically, the Liebster Award Tag works is I’ll answer the 11 questions Ashleigh wrote on her post, and then write […]

The Fit Diaries – July 7

The Fit Diaries – July 7

It’s week seven of my fitness journey, and this week was a little different because I was back visiting California. It’s a little challenging to stay active when I don’t have my regular facilities at hand, which only means it’s time to be creative. Normally […]

June Beauty Favorites

June Beauty Favorites

June is the official start of summer, which means it’s time to change beauty routines to beat the heat, and still give off those summer vibes. Here are some of the hair and makeup products I’ve found and used throughout the month of June! **Note: […]