Bay Area Eats Series

Mexi-tamalli ~ Chocolate Mole, Tamales https://mexitamalli.com/ Hands down I already know when I make my final best food Bay Area Eats round up this year this food truck will get featured. Mexi-tamalli is run by two women and they create tasty, creative, thoughtful, and ambitious tamales at affordable prices. I ordered three and the price…

Spring Forward Perfume 🌹

This brand even has skincare products made with apothecary rose so if you’re into roses as much as I am definitely check it out. ❤

Etsy Business ~ Sugar Cookie Scrub & Vanilla Lavender Body Cream

I purchased the Sugar Cookie foot scrub and vanilla lavender body cream from the FleurdeLysss Etsy shop. This shop is excellent because the quality is outstanding, ingredients natural, packaging is sensible and delivery was timely. The sugar cookie foot scrub leaves my feet extremely soft. The the whipped body cream is hydrating and scented with…

Spa Shower pt 2

Body Product Time! I got some products from Target and Bed Bath & Beyond. Here are my dry winter skin spa shower recommendations: Dr. Bronner’s Heal Soul Eucalyptus Soap – This soap is all-in-one in that is can be used on the face and body and in household cleaning as well. The Eucalyptus scent is…

Portable at-home Steam Sauna

I purchased an at-home steam sauna from Wayfair. It is currently out of stock but there are similar ones on Amazon and Wayfair should restock soon. ***back in stock now Pros: This is the best purchase I’ve made this year thus far because the fact that I can use it at home makes the process…

Bay Area Eats Series

Ramen Hajime – 5229 Stevens Creek Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95051 I’ve ordered from Ramen Hajime a few times and I’ve found that flavor-wise their Kiwami Tonkotsu ramen blows other pork ramen in the South Bay out of the water. It is mouthwatering perfection no exaggeration in my opinion. Perfectly balanced, rich tasting, craving satisfying…

The Dark Edit 🌙 🌙 🌙

How are you all doing and feeling this holiday season? I’ve been a bit busy with my PhD and graduate studies planning however I still feel super grateful for so many things in my life. In this part of the two part series I have two recommendations for skincare Elemis Superfood Blackcurrant exfoliator and Elemis…

My Puppy’s (Estrellita’s) Favorites

Pawfume Blue Ribbon Premium Grooming & Finishing Spray – This dog perfume is unisex and has a fresh clean scent. It beats her previous baby powder cologne she used beforehand because this scent is less chemical smelling and it lasts longer. I also have noticed it makes her fur softer too. I purchased the cologne…

Hair Care for Bleached, Blonde & Honey Brown Natural Hair 💜

I recently blenched my hair and dyed it honey blonde-brown to match my hair extensions. I started using purple Shiny Silver Ultra Conditioning Shampoo and I was pleasantly surprised by how soft it made my hair. My natural hair can become very fragile and dry easily and most shampoos even ones made for natural hair…

The Bright Edit

TODAY is a Beautiful day ~ This is the start of a two part series consisting of The Bright Edit & The Dark Edit blog posts. In this post I share reviews of morning related products. Here’s my morning playlist that consist of upbeat songs to sing in the shower and while getting ready. A…