[a very late] May Birchbox

[a very late] May Birchboxfeatured

COOLA Classic Face SPF 30 Cucumber Moisturizer for Face Sunscreen is probably the second strongest thing that my mother believes in after Jesus. She’s always reminding me to protect my face from the sun, but I don’t always listen because I’m not the biggest fan of sunscreen. Quite often, it feels sticky and heavy and Read more


Thrift Shopping!featured

Well. I was walking around the store looking for fabric that I could use to make hair bows when it caught my eye. Hanging on a rack was a huge, printed, and absolutely gorgeous oversized sweater. I’ve always wanted one of those sweaters that were cozy enough to die in and I had finally found Read more

My April Birchbox

My April Birchboxfeatured

Yes To Carrots Lip Butter I have wanted to try Yes To Carrots products for quite some time so I was extremely excited to see, not only, a lip balm, but a full size mint lip balm! The mint smells fantastic and has a really nice cooling effect. In terms of the actual balm, it Read more

Before I Die

Before I Diefeatured

Earlier this week, a club on campus set up a structure covered in chalk paint that read “Before I Die . . . I Want To _______”My favorite thing about the wall was that I felt like I was reading the heart of Ithaca. This sounds so cheesy (I know) but the beauty of the Read more

My March Birchbox

My March Birchboxfeatured

Here’s what was inside: Madewell for Birchbox Emery Board: Madewell has always been one of the stores that I constantly walk into. With the combination of their prices and my college student budget, I’ve never bought anything from them. So even though it was just a nail file, I was over the moon to see Read more

DIY Envelopes

DIY Envelopesfeatured

1) Print out an envelope template: You can find an assortment of templates on google, but I actually drew my own! (it took a lot longer than you would think) The one that I drew should be printable and ready to use! 2) Choose your Paper: I used the paper from the catalogs, but you Read more

My February Birchbox

My February Birchboxfeatured

Color Club Nail Polish in Wild Cactus: I’ve been searching for an emerald nail polish for a couple of months now so you can imagine that I was pretty excited to get a mini bottle! I really liked this color because its rich and extremely vivid. Green is one of my favorite colors and I Read more

DIY Galaxy Nails

DIY Galaxy Nailsfeatured

Stars on a clear night have always been able to take my breath away and this look captures the beauty of an intense galaxy. These nails looks great, but are so easy to do and very hard to mess up. Have fun and definitely experiment with different colors! Let me know how they worked out Read more