Oh summer, you are so awesome—when you’re not blazingly blinding me. Actually, I’m kind of happy with the mild weather you’ve given us Angelenos this season. Still, I find myself dealing with a few summer beauty issues. Am I alone here? I doubt it. Thank goodness for these three essential summer beauty fixes I found for my peskiest problems. Read more
Ahhhhhhhh…summer is officially here. I know a lot of you are really happy. Maybe a little too happy to face this blazing heat. I’m not going lie, it’s not my favorite season. But, living in L.A., I deal with it. I really don’t have a choice. And as the weather changes, so does my beauty routine. Read more
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I love to write posts that I hope will inspire and encourage you to love yourself, especially on the outside. Believe me, I know it’s not easy. It’s a journey I’m still working on. And it doesn’t seem to get any easier whenever swimsuit season rolls around. The minute we hear the words “swimsuit shopping” we cringe. Read more
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Oh…swimsuit anxiety. You’re an evil one. Even the most confident women (ahem) get that uneasy feeling when they think of summer and the fact that swimsuit season is practically here. There’s just something that goes off in your head when you know you’re about to parade around others half naked in the bright summer sun. OK, that’s just how it goes in my head. Read more
Don’t let the name fool you. Today’s plus size cover ups are more than just keeping your favorite swimsuit under wraps. Think of it more like a summer accessory you can’t do without. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, on your way to the beach, or just enjoying a hot summer day. I went searching online and found a few plus size cover ups that just might help make your swimsuit season on trend! Read more
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I’ll admit that swimsuit shopping isn’t normally one of my favorite things to do. I know I’m not alone either. But, don’t worry my loves it’s not as bad as we once thought it was. I’m super determined to conquer it! I headed over to Target to check out the new AVA & VIV swimwear collection and to find a few spring break worthy pieces. Read more
We are right in the thick of summer and I am still loving the ethnic print trend. Serape patterns, embroidery, Otomi fabric, Aztec print and all the different varieties of classic Mexican fabric are my jam, totally. Read more
Where are road warriors at? Who loves a good summer road trip? I just got back from one myself. Made a trip from Los Angeles to Phoenix. It was so much fun! If you’re planning your own road trip this summer, you just might want to pick up the August 2014 issue of Latina Magazine. Flip on through to their “Traditions through Travel” feature where I share my own road trip tips on behalf of Toyota! Read more
This summer I’m going to do everything I can, in the beauty department, to make this a carefree season of fun. This includes protecting my hair, skin, and nails. Yes, this is my idea of fun. I created a list of 10 summer beauty favorites that are definitely must-haves for me. Here’s to a hassle-free summer! Read more
There are million-and-one reasons to repeat an outfit. I’m guilty of wearing my favorites over and over. Whether I love the style or fit, there’s just something about those favorites that call my name the minute I reach into my closet. As we head into summer, I know you might want to change your favorites up a bit. That’s why I came up with five simple accessories to refresh any summer outfit. Read more
Who’s in a bohemian kind of mood? Where are you at? I don’t know what it is, but I’ve been feeling this laid back and chic vibe lately. I love it! And now that summer is practically here it’s time to look for a new swimsuit—preferably in a boho style. Besides, I’m in a “get my butt to the beach” state of mind. Read more
When it comes to luxury swimwear for us curvy gals, you might think we don’t have very many options. I’d like to tell you (in a nice way), that you are absolutely wrong! Brands like Sorella Swim are the epitome of luxurious swimwear for women with curves. And because swimsuit season is right around the corner, we want to make sure you’re ready to hit the pool in style. Enter below to win one of three chic swimsuits from Sorella Swim! Read more