Road Trip to Cadiz

We embarked on a road trip from Estepona to Cadiz. The bad: The locals really hype up Cadiz for its white sand beaches and Atlantic ocean waters. The roads to Cadiz from Estepona were a tad brumby and motion-sickness inducing. Firstly, despite local hype about Cadiz tuna and beach towns we struggled to find an…

Luggage Forward International Shipping Review

Have you ever tried shipping your suitcases rather than checking them in at the airport? I used Luggage Forward to ship five suitcases to Spain from the USA. PROS: Excellent customer service Fast shipping ahead of deadline – My suitcases were scheduled for the first of August but they actually arrived only 3 days after…

Micro Link Extension Results

House Of Beauty By Karla  250 Race St, San Jose, CA 95126, United States I got my micro link extensions done by Karla and her hair assistant. It took about 4.5 hours for both of them to install. I LOVE my results, I did not expect the hair to blend as well as it does…

Love Letter to the Ocean ~ Hello Costal Living

It’s official, I now live by the ocean! This is something I’ve wanted for several years but I thought it was not possible for me anytime soon or maybe not at all. The sea is the ultimate manifestation of beauty, tranquility, power, and renewal. I love the smell of salt water. It cleanses the senses…

Hair Update, Body Peel, Zoom – Summer Makeover!

Micro-link Hair Extensions So I went natural again after relaxer damage caused by a hair stylist in PA back in 2019. I enjoyed my back-to-natural moment in 2020 but I quickly realized its not want I wanted. I wanted long healthy relaxed hair but the damage caused by that stylist and hair vitamins was to…

My Puppy’s 1st Birthday!

It was my Estrellita’s first birthday June 28th, and in this post I share the dog patio oceanfront restaurant we went to, her birthday cake bakery, and more. Biscuits, Give a Dog a Bone – 223 Jackson St, San Jose, CA 95112 – This pet store and bakery is located in Japan Town San Jose….

Valentino Garavani Rockstud Leather Shoulder Bag review

I bought myself a Valentino rockstud bag for my birthday. At first, after reading reviews I was scared the size would be too small but in actuality, the bag can fit 4-5 essentials comfortably like a small lip balm, hand lotion, ID case, and cell phone (I have an iphone 12 mini). The size is…

Bay Area Eats Series – Final Wrap-Up!

This post marks the end of the Bay Area Eats Series! More food reviews on the way, just not limited to this series. At the bottom find the top five recommendations. SiFuWong Kitchen – Best Chinese in South Bay – New York City style Cantonese Chinese food!! I was so happy to discover SiFuWong Kitchen…

Lemon & Egg Whites Mask

Hey all, have you used the lemon and egg whites skin tightening, pore shrinking at-home mask? I love using this mask because it is so easy to make and it makes a noticeable difference. You just mix one egg white with equal parts lemon juice and mix until it appears frothy. Then apply the mask,…

Coloring hair at home, new hair products & no water needed leave-in

I cut off all of my hair last summer. I got my hair colored honey blonde at Stocks and Blonde salon in San Jose. I loved the color but disliked the brassiness caused by not using the correct products at first. Additionally, the colorist left patches of my hair un-colored with bright yellow bleach. Since…