The Best Chocolate Brownie Cookie Recipe Ever

It’s that time of year for baking and eating TONS of sweets, so why not squeeze more cookies into your schedule! I wish I could claim this magical orgasmic cookie recipe, unfortunately, I’m not brilliant enough to create something so amazing. I actually found this recipe in the Family Fun magazines that my mom used…

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22 Things I’m Thankful For

Thanksgiving is two days away and it’s only a month away from being a New Year. Who’s ready for the new year and who’s ready to chow down?! I’m only ready for one of those *hint hint* – to chow down. Last year, I created a list of 23 Things I’m Thankful For and I…

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A Beginners Guide to Roasting A Turkey In 8 Simple Steps

Last Thanksgiving was my first official turkey dinner that I created on my own in our new city we call home. Since we don’t have family here I didn’t have anyone to turn to on how to make a turkey and I’ve never made one on my own before. About a week before Thanksgiving I…

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A Month in Seattle

Since the last time we talk a lot of things have changed in my life – positively. October 7 was the first official day I became a Seattleite. Hmm… still can’t get over how that sounds – Seattleite; it makes me laugh every time. After living in Portland for exactly two years, it was hard…

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A Sunday in Hood River

Oregon is one of the coolest states ever (not that I’m biased or anything) and is the place that I will always call home. We drove an hour east to a little town called Hood River because I was on the hunt for the popular picturesque scene of the famous Mt. Hood sitting behind a…

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5 Fall Outfit Ideas for the First Day of School

The weather in Portland for the past few days has been quite dramatic and it was definitely setting some fall vibes. AND it’s still August *insert eye roll emoji* . Even though, the past few days I’ve been in denial of summer ending (I’m still in denial lol) I’m slowly… v e r y slowly…

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Current Beauty Fave: Laneige Water Bank Hydrating Gel

Summer may be coming to an end soon but that doesn’t mean it’s over just yet! As much as I love the summer weather, my oily skin likes to remind me of how much it’s annoyed by the heat. Skincare is something I love to talk about and any product that is geared toward oily…

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The Oahu Itinerary

It’s been two years since I’ve lived near a beach and it wasn’t until this past winter when I realized how much I have missed it. Don’t get me wrong, I love the mountains BUT I also love the salty blue ocean against my skin. The Oregon Coast is absolutely beautiful but unless you have…

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The San Diego Getaway

About a month ago my stepmom invited me on a last minute trip to Southern California. I could never pass up on last minute getaways, they’re my favorite and in my opinion they are the most fun since they’re never fully planned. This was my first official trip down to SoCal and it wasn’t a…

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