Ootd: Free from quarantine

Hello everyone, I hope that you are healthy and safe at home! I mentioned in my last post that my boyfriend and I finally tested negative for Covid-19 after being sick with it for a while. I thought that we needed to get tested one more time just to be sure, but it turns out…

I got sick

Hello everyone, I hope that you are healthy and safe at home! Can you believe that I didn't leave my house for thirty days? I guess it's not that crazy given the current situation, but it was a big change for someone who is used to leaving for work most days! Here's a bit of…

5 Unique Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is coming up, so I figured I would share some ways to celebrate the holiday without buying gifts. It can be hard to extricate yourself from the commercialized side of the holiday, with all the stuffed animals, chocolates, and cards in the stores. However, I’ve found that doing an activity or going somewhere…

Interview with my Tarot Deck

The other night my partner and I went to a chill "bonfire" hang out at his friend's house. It was a pretty cold night for South Florida, about 60 degrees Fahrenheit, so they wanted to have smores and some beer. I was a bit grumpy that night and didn't feel like going. However, a coworker…

Gratitude

Every once in a while, I take it upon myself to make a list of things I'm grateful for. If you journal or blog, I encourage you to do the same! Some of my tips for gratitude journaling: 1. Do it when you have time and space to just yourself. 2. Keep it short. Writing…

My favorite youtubers 2019

I was going through some old posts from 2016, and I found one about my favorite YouTubers at that time. I was a little surprised to see just how much my tastes have changed since then! I've become much less interested in trends and fashion, and I've become more interested in minimalism, living sustainably, and…

Summer Layers

Summer vacation is officially underway! As much as I loved this year's students, I'm glad to have some time to myself. I have big plans for the next couple of months! My first course of action: catch up on all those Netflix shows that have piled up in my watch list! I've slowly been making…

Kjaer Weis Cream Foundation Review

I recently ran out of the bottle of Mac Face and Body Foundation that I bought back in the summer. While I really liked the finish of it, I didn't quite enjoy the shade selection. The shade that the Mac assistant had matched me with was definitely the closest one to my own skin tone,…