Move over Donna Karan, hello Fine deodorant!

I’ve used Donna Karan deodorant for over 6 years. It was the only deodorant that worked for me because the powdery fresh scent diluted the smell of sweat. However, in recent years I’ve noticed a formula change and as result the deodorant is significantly less effective. On top of this, its constantly sold out and…

Malta trip packing & outfits

Packing Smartly…. I got packing bags from Amazon to organize my travel more efficiently. They were useful to organize my clothes and to zip away used clothing. I additionally traveled with a hiking sneaker. I received many compliments from strangers while traveling on my hiking shoes for their functionality. They are the most useful item…

Malta trip reflection

Historic sites, museums, Valletta, Popeye Village, Rabat, Mdina, Gozo, & Camino Malta, is an historically significant archipelago because it homes the oldest freestanding human made structure, World War II bases for Allied powers, and more, made up of Malta, Gozo, and Camino. As soon as I arrived to Malta the sheer popularity of this small…

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…