Category Archives: Beauty and Fashion

Coconut Oil Body Scrub

I usually treat myself to do-it-yourself home body treatments all year round, but the winters here in New Mexico wreak havoc on my skin. It can be incredibly expensive to go to a spa and it can sometimes be difficult to find one that uses eco-friendly products.
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Going Soulo: Simplify Your War Paint

This post is a bit shorter than my other travel posts, and for good reason! When you travel, either a few states or a few oceans away, your makeup routine should be streamlined. It is a pain to drag around a make-up case filled with everything under the sun. Continue reading Going Soulo: Simplify Your War Paint

When a Love of Fashion Meets Ethical Boundaries

As of late, I’ve entered a brand new world of pretty things. And by pretty things, I mean clothes and make-up.

I’ve always had a minimal routine in the mornings. In the past I’ve thrown on jeans and a t-shirt before class and put on some mineral powder. Continue reading When a Love of Fashion Meets Ethical Boundaries


DIY High Waist Denim Shorts

In my opinion, thrift shopping shouldn’t ever be looked down upon. Before it was widely considered cheap, dirty, and second class, but now it’s chic and the ‘in’ thing to do. It saves money, it’s great for the environment, and if you learn the tricks of the trade, you possess the capability to make any article of clothing your own! Case in point: high-waisted shorts. Continue reading DIY High Waist Denim Shorts