Monthly Playlist | June 2016

It’s time for another monthly playlist! This month has been great for discovering songs that will see me through the summer. Like the rest of the world, I’m obsessed with the new single, “HandClap” from Fitz and the Tantrums and…

Beauty Wish List | Summer 2016

With summer finally upon us, I’m itching to try some new products. I really don’t need any makeup, or hair products, but you know that will never stop me from wanting to try something new. Today, I’m sharing just a…

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Kristipalooza

I have always loved my birthday. I never had elaborate parties, but I always had special dinners with my family, or small parties with close friends. When I was fifteen or sixteen, I decided that my birthday needed to last…

Me Before You | Book Review

While I love the experience of reading something completely new, I am a big fan of re-reading books. There are some novels (Pride & Prejudice, Confessions of a Shopaholic, etc.) that I can (and have) read multiple times, and each…

A Mask Primer?

I’m all about the priming, from face primers to eyeshadow primers. So you can imagine I was intrigued when Origins released their Skin-Optimizing Mask Primer earlier this spring. The Maskimizer Skin-Optimizing Mask Primer is a mist that is meant to be applied right before applying…

Style Wish List | Summer 2016

Top // Hat // Sunglasses // Skirt // Sandals // Dress I don’t plan on changing my wardrobe too much once summer is officially here, but there are a few things that would find a happy home in my closet.…

Reading List | Summer 2016

With summer just around the corner (11 more days!), I am already thinking of all the books I want to read. Even though I’ve been done school for a while now, there’s something about summer to spark the reading bug…

Thoughts on Graduating from University

Though I finished classes in December, I had my convocation yesterday. Sitting in the gym as the ceremony was taking place, I was reminded of one of the first times I had been in that gym, during my freshmen orientation.…

Living Room Update Wish List

Since we bought our new couch last fall, we haven’t done anything new to our living room. With summer coming up, and because I spend so much time in the living room (watching Netflix, writing, etc), I’m feeling antsy to…

The Nail Polish I Didn’t Think I Needed | Mani Monday

Within the last few months, I’ve tried to be more selective about the nail polish that I buy. I already have a ton of polishes, so if I’m going to add something to my collection, I want it to be…

The Weekend Post | 06.04.16

Happy Saturday! It’s the first weekend of June, and it feels like summer is already in full swing, though we still have three weeks until it’s official. By the way, it’s become one of my pet peeves lately when people…