I Tried Sulfite-Free Wine… So you don’t have to

Sulfite-Free Wine Window The Californienne

“Contains Sulfites” These two words probably induce a mini-stress-reaction in anyone that is concerned about clean and healthy living.     Ok, what’s the big deal? “Sulfites” is an inclusive term for sulfur dioxide (SO2). These are inorganic salts that act as a preservative. It’s antioxidant and antibacterial properties make it good for winemaking. It prolongs the shelf-life. […]

Presenting the Best Version of Yourself & How I SAFELY Whiten My Teeth At Home

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Psst! Read to the end for a discount code & a giveaway (worth $139)! Let’s start with the basics of beauty, something Cali and French girls do alike: Care for themselves. It doesn’t matter how much money you spend on makeup or hairspray, your hair, skin, and smile are what make you beautifully you. They will continue […]

CAPSULE WARDROBE: How I Pack for a Year in Europe in 1 Suitcase

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Minimalism: When you eliminate excess, you make room for LIVING LIFE. Living does not require possessions. That said, what items do remain are essentially more curated, succinct, and peaceful. Soaring over the Rockies I’m going to break down how I pack for  6 months – 1 year  in  one large checked bag (22 kg / 48.5 […]