BEAUTY

ALL EYEZ ON THESE OXYGEN EYE PADS

February 23, 2018
All eyez on these eye pads | VII code oxygen eye pads

Are you using oxygen eye pads? Oxygen eye pads are basically a mask for the eyes. They can help reduce dark circles, puffiness and fine lines. Since the area around the eyes is so delicate, it’s important that we pay special attention to it. Especially because the eyes are the first place you begin to notice the dreaded fine lines, wrinkles and other visible signs of aging. Although made for night-time use, I love wearing my eye pads during the day when…

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TRIPLE BERRY MIMOSA

February 14, 2018
Triple berry mimosas recipe

I haven’t shared a recipe in a while, so today we’re going to make a triple berry mimosa. This cocktail is everything I look for in a recipe – refreshing, sweet, and simple. It takes 5 min to make. It’s also such a fun cocktail to make for a special occasion or on your next Sunday brunch with girlfriends. WHAT YOU NEED TO MAKE A TRIPLE BERRY MIMOSA: 1 bottle of champagne or sparkling wine 1/2 cup of fresh or frozen raspberries 1/2…

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VALENTINE’S DAY WISHLIST

February 12, 2018
Valentine's Day wishlist for her

All I need is everything on this Valentine’s day wishlist. Let me just put on this PJ set, light up a berry scented candle, while laying in bed on a plush heart-shaped pillow and eating some champagne gummy bears. Doesn’t this sound like a plan? Also, let me just tell you that this Jo Malone scent is absolutely amazing. It’s a super light honey & blossom scent. I say, yes, please! Babe, are you taking notes? I’m planning on sending…

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SO WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH COLLAGEN POWDER

February 7, 2018
So what's the deal with collagen powder

Hello hello! Today I’m going to let you in on a little beauty secret. Collagen powder. Okay, you may already know that collagen occurs throughout the whole body but especially in the skin, bones and connective tissues. It makes up to 1/3 of the protein in the body, which is quite a bit. Unfortunately, the older we get the less collagen our body produces. All of this causes aging, wrinkles and sagging skin. THE GOOD NEWS ARE Collagen is resorbable.…

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LIVING

HOW TO STOP PROCRASTINATING

February 5, 2018
How to stop procrastinating

How to stop procrastinating and get things done. This is what today’s post is all about. We all tend to procrastinate sometimes. Either because we can’t organize our lives well or because the tasks are too overwhelming for us. You know what I’m talking about. How many times have you told yourself to finish something later, only to forget like the hundreds of other times? Its happened so many times to me that I can’t even count. I, of course, would…

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BEAUTY

3 SIMPLE STEPS TO CLEAR SKIN

January 31, 2018
3 simple steps to clear skin

The most annoying thing about skin is breakouts, am I right? There is really nothing better than clear skin. Yes, you can wear makeup to cover up acne or blemishes, but even makeup looks so much better when you apply it to clean canvas. So HERE ARE THE 3 SIMPLE AND EFFECTIVE STEPS I TAKE DAILY TO ACHIEVE A CLEAR SKIN. ++ I start with the clarifying cleanser. Its main ingredient is Salicylic Acid, which is one of the acne’s…

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BEAUTY

MESSY BEACH WAVES FOR THE LAZY GIRL

January 22, 2018
Step by step messy beach waves with Conair 2 in 1 styler

Today I wanted to tell you about a new product I’ve been using lately to do my messy beach waves for the lazy girl. You may remember about two months ago I posted on my Instagram stories about getting the new styler from Conair. It’s a 2 in 1 styler that lets you straighten or curl your hair. Oh, and did I say, I love multifunctional products! The plates heat up to 400 degrees in seconds which makes doing your hair…

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STYLE

RUFFLES ON MY MIND

January 9, 2018
Ruffles on my mind

I have ruffles on my mind. It’s been rainy these past two days and it finally feels like we are getting into that sweater weather everyone is talking about. It’s about time! If I have to be honest, I really don’t remember the last time it rained for two days straight in California. It rarely happens. So I’m actually enjoying the weather. Yes, it is getting a bit cold but that means it’s time to put on a sweater and call it…

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STYLE

WELCOME TO WINTER IN CALIFORNIA + GIVEAWAY

December 20, 2017
Welcome to Winter in California

OKAY, is it just me or does winter not exist in California? WELCOME TO WINTER IN CALIFORNIA It’s December! Christmas is just a week away and I’m wearing shorts. It’s true, it gets really chilly early in the mornings and late in the evenings, but during the day it feels almost like summer. I know all my friends in Europe are wishing we could switch places. Although it’s nice to see some sun, this weather certainly doesn’t help me get…

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BLACK FRIDAY AND CYBER MONDAY DEALS

November 23, 2017
black friday and cyber monday deals

Happy Thanksgiving, guys! So quick post before I head to the kitchen to make my stuffing and salad for this evenings dinner. This year we are doing Thanksgiving with Gio’s family, and everyone is making something for dinner, which is awesome. The last two years in the Netherlands were a tad bit difficult because I had to make everything by myself and almost everything had to be done from scratch. The thing is, I had no idea where to buy certain…

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