Review: Live-Action Mulan 2020

Over the weekend, I watched the live-action adoption of Mulan with my fiance. I was so ready to watch the much anticipated and controversial movie. I'll start with my positives. 1. Mulan's Makeup!I loved her makeup, and the actress who plays Mulan is so beautiful, I just adored the costumes! The makeup seemed to correspond…

Summer ☀️ 2020 Fashion Inspiration: 🍋 Lemon 🍋 & Kate Spade

Dress from Lulus Squeeze the day Kate Spade Jewelry Have a zest for life Kate Spade Easy peasy lemon squeezy Kate Spade When life gives you lemons, make lemonade Shoes from Francesca'sDress from TJMaxxI created these earrings - check out my etsy store! Express DressJune Birthdays: cancer necklace Shoes from Francesca's Kate SpadeEarrings by me…

Engaged During A Pandemic

Exciting news! On June 16th, my boyfriend of three years asked me to marry him. I was so shocked, and I didn't expect it at all. When I was little, my favorite princess was Cinderella—knowing that Josh set up the perfect home proposal. He even got me the Cinderella ring from the Disney Bridal Collection.…

Living with Diabetes: Part 2

Living with diabetes is a forever changing cycle, but right now, I found something that works for me. I left off at a not so great place in my last entry. I was diagnosed with diabetes when I was around 19 years old, which was surprising because I was 110 pounds (or less), went to…

How Can I Help?

I hope my advice can help you if you're confused or unsure what to do to help support the Black Lives Matter movement. A few of my friends reached out to me, so I wanted to create something that can be shared. Educate yourself: This will take time, effort, and personal growth. It's fine to…

A Taste of Stockholm Food Festival

A Taste of Stockholm (or Smaka på Stockholm) is a vast food and beverage festival at Kungsträdgården. I highly recommend going if you’re looking for Swedish and all kinds of other street foods. Sauna Advertisement Lobster RollEthiopian Tacos Getting to the festival is a breeze using public transportation. I found the tunnels on the way…

My Worst Date EVER!

Hi, Y'all!  I hope quarantine is treating you as well as it can. I feel like I haven't told a story in a while, and I was talking with one of my friends about how dating can be kind of daunting. The conversation turned into us, sharing some of our dating horror stories. While I…

We’re Going To Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union [Book Review]

I was thrilled to receive We're Going to Need More Wine as a gift from my cousin. She handed me the book and said, "Elizabeth! I was listening to her in an interview, and I thought, THAT'S ELIZABETH!" I ate that complement up because let's get real, Gabrielle Union is fantastic. This memoir has stories…

That Other Time – A Story of High School Humiliation

Oh, God... So now that I've told you about that one time, I gotta tell you about that other time. Last night, I met up with one of my best friends for our Christmas get-together. We have been friends since preschool, and we began sharing stories from when we were younger. So, let me set…