February 2018 Favorites

February has been the best month I've had in a while, I'm actually a little sad to see it end so quickly. But here are a few of my favorite things that helped make this month pretty great. Makeup & Skincare Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb I'm not the type of person who typically wears lipgloss, but…

November/December Favorites 2017

Music The Thrill of It All by Sam Smith https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WMAtfhATTLg It wasn't until Sam Smith made his comeback with his latest album that I realized how much I missed his voice during his 3-year hiatus. I don't need to tell y'all about his amazing, effortless vocals, but I will say this album is so beautifully composed…

Coco | Movie Review

Over Thanksgiving weekend, my family and I watched Disney/Pixar's Coco. The film follows Miguel Rivera (voiced by Anthony Gonzalez), a 12-year-old Mexican boy who aspires to be a musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. However, the Rivera family has a strict no-music policy, which originated generations ago when Miguel’s great-great-grandmother was abandoned by…

Disneyland in the Fall | Photo Diary

Last Friday, Kevin and I went to Disneyland and California Adventure to celebrate my birthday (a week late). It was our first time going to Disneyland in years, and it was also our first time ever experiencing the park during fall with all the Halloween decorations. We arrived at Disneyland at 10:00 AM and since…

Dunkirk | Movie Review

(Disclaimer: There are “spoilers” ahead, but considering the film is based on historical events, are they really spoilers?) Having been educated in the American school system, the battle and evacuation of Dunkirk is something I had never heard of prior to this film. It’s a shame, really, considering it’s not only a decisive moment during…