July 14, 2014

DIY Lemon Salt Scrub

I was browsing Pinterest a few days ago and I came across this DIY lemon salt scrub 
that looked so lovely. To my surprise it was extremely easy to make, which is always nice, right?  

I love using salt/sugar scrubs especially in the summer time as an exfoliator and since 
this recipe calls for coconut oil, it makes a great moisturizer as well. 

  What you'll need: 
1/4 Cup of coconut oil
1 Cup of sea salt
1 tsp. lemon juice
A small airtight container ( a small mason jar works perfectly) 

** To be honest I sort of guestimated on the measurements. I just added 
them together until i got a damp / sandy like mixture **
First, I poured the salt into a bowl then added in the oil a little at a time.  
I started to mix it together with a spoon, but I ended up just mixing it with
 my hands! It will get a bit messy, but it's so much easier and you also get to exfoliate
 your hands! Bonus! After thats all mixed in, you can squeeze the lemon juice 
into the mixture. 
** Sidenote- If you use this while in the shower, be careful because the shower
 floor will be slippery!! ** 
If any of you try out this recipe, let me know how it works out!
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July 03, 2014

Introducing My Etsy Shop //

So I guess making dreamcatchers is my new thing..?  I recently added a couple new ones
 to my Etsy shop which you can find here.  They're sort of a modern/bohemian take on your 
average dremcatcher. I have a ton hanging in my room and I admit, they're extremely cute. 

My Etsy Shop

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June 30, 2014

My Life In Photos // June Edition

        I fell in love with the most precious little kitten //

        My first Nektar smoothie //

         Perfect beach day // Laguna, CA

         My little Teddy //

        My new patio is my favorite place //

Follow me on instagram, I post way too many pictures! 

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June 29, 2014

Turquoise Vibes

Turquoise is the perfect summer color and i've been loving it so much lately. 
From turquoise jewelry to nail polish- it's all so wonderful. 

Cuff- Forever 21 / Necklace- Urban Outfitters / Essie- in the cab-ana / Wrap bracelet- Handmade
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June 21, 2014

Summer Solstice

Top- Forever 21 // Shorts- Urban Outfitters // Bracelets- Alex and Ani 

Today is the officially the first day of Summer, a.k.a my favorite time of year! I'm looking forward to long days at the beach followed by some cozy beach bonfires. There's so much exciting stuff ahead, I can't wait! Do any of you have any exciting summer plans? I'd love to hear them! 

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