On Father’s Day weekend, My family and I took a road trip down to Mount Vernon, Virginia to visit George Washington’s Mount Vernon. The Estate was pretty amazing. The Estate included The Manson, grounds and garden, outbuildings, Washington’s Tomb, Slave Memorial/burial ground, and Donald W. Reynolds Museum and Education Center. Not far from the estate is
Who says candy can’t be somewhat healthy?! If you are trying to eat heathy, and that one sweet tooth is getting to you, I would suggest trying Wholesome’s candy selection! When I went to Whole Foods, I noticed these Surf sweets ranging from organic jelly beans to organic watermelon rings. However, the jellybeans and the
Happy Sock Sunday! Wow, it’s been so long since, I’ve done a Sock Sunday. I’m reading a lot but I’ve been on VACAY Honestly, it’s hard to blog when you are traveling. I plan a lot of my content ahead of time but I’m a MOOD-Y reader and I can’t plan Sock Sunday Posts’ for
Happy Fashion Friday! Long time no see! I’m really sorry that I haven’t been as active on my blog lately. For the past week, I have been in Florida visiting my grandparents. I had a blast but now it’s time to get back to my daily grind! Anyways, this Fashion Friday I am featuring a
Happy Fashion Friday! I stuck with my word and did my Fashion Friday in a different place! I took these pictures in New York (the Finger Lakes area) and these pictures turned out really good! I think a change in scenery helps to bring my pictures alive. I actually got this dress right before I
Eating healthy is SUPER important to me. I have come to the realization that good foods provides me with nutrients that I need to grow healthy and strong. I’m a snacker and sometimes without thinking I grab what I shouldn’t. So lately, I have challenged myself to think about what I’m putting in my mouth.
Happy Fashion Friday! Today I am featuring a gingham dress with sandals and my favorite pair of funky earrings! If you notice by the cover picture, I’m in a different setting this time! I decided to take my Fashion Friday to a whole new level by going to a grocery store. I love grocery shopping so
Hot summer days are meant to be shared with Chloe’s Pop! On my mission to find healthy summer snacks I came across these gems at my local supermarket. My first dilemma with this brand was which flavor I wanted to try first. Chloe’s pops comes in several flavors such as Dark Chocolate, Pomegranate, Strawberry, Mango,
Happy Fashion Friday! I’m just gonna jump right into this post because this is officially my favorite Fashion Friday to date! I really had fun with this photoshoot and I think that I showed that through the below pictures. I got my hair done on June 26th, which was when I did this photoshoot, and
Recently, I received a wonderful care package from Primal Kitchen to help me with my journey of trying different healthy foods (See Summer Project Post) and this yummy Mayo with Avocado Oil was part of the package. I love BLT’s and my family has them often but I wanted to try something a little different.
Synopsis: Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family. But Julia is not your perfect Mexican daughter. That was Olga’s role. Then a tragic accident on the busiest street in Chicago leaves Olga
Happy Sock Sunday! Ahhh I’m glad to be back! I haven’t done a Sock Sunday in so long! Anyways, a little update on my reading status, I have already finished reading Turtles All the Way Down by John Green and I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez. The reviews for both
Back to the Roots’ Kitchen Herb Garden is quite unique. (Well, to me!) I was really fascinated with the fact that I could grow my very own organic herb garden from my kitchen window with these cute cans. My organic herb garden includes Basil, Cilantro, Dill, and Mint. When I first got the cans I
For the last few years, I have done a summer project. I’ve dedicated a lot of my time learning more about a particular subject that I might not have learned a lot about in school. In the Summer of 2016, I started this blog and I spent a lot of time learning about blogging and
Happy Fashion Friday! Can I just start off by saying that the weather is amazing, school is almost over, and I’m SO ready to jump into a pool!!! It’s technically still spring, but I’m super excited for it to be summer (in a couple of days)! I have a summer project that will be going
I love traveling! Here recently, every time my family and I sit down to plan a vacation, I always suggest going abroad. I love seeing different countries and their cultures. I’ve only been to 4 countries so far. International travel always sounds so appealing, but as I think about it, there is so much the