Do you believe that everything happens for a reason?

I do. I love those little mysteries, that moment when everything makes sense and life comes to a full circle. I’ll never be exhausted of the surprises that put a smile to your face and moments that result from absolute serendipity of the universe. Continue reading IZMIR


Picking up the pieces


“I’ve spent a lot of time the last few days thinking about how I got here. The long hours. The blank pages. 

Most people think that writing is a solitary profession, that we spend our days in our imaginary worlds, fighting, loving, dying, but we don’t do it alone. Because anything that’s good in our writing comes from truth, and the truth is I’m here because of the people in my life.”

And as I watched Castle speak those lines, I knew a come back was in order.

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Chanel is my one and only, let’s go with that.  Continue reading I LOVE COCO

Photo Diary – Yas Viceroy, Abu Dhabi


Weekends are meant for comfort, correct? I sure hope so, because what’s coming in this post is an all inclusive pamper with food, coffee and more food.

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Cara Delevingne Inspired Make Up Tutorial

When I think of Cara Delevingne, I think of effortless beauty and androgynous style. The combination of femininity and devil-may-care attitude makes her a one-of-a-kind beaut. So I’m NOT going to look as breathtaking, but try anyway. Here’s a bonus post this week on my recent Instagram re-creation of this makeup.  Continue reading Cara Delevingne Inspired Make Up Tutorial

2015 starts with a haul (And mini-reviews)

So as the world was pledging their new fitness plans, having makeovers and starting new, guess what I was doing? Hauling, duh!

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Blogmas 22: The ‘Glow’ Edit

Smoky eyes or bright lips, whatever you go for this season, you’re going to need that perfect glow. Which is where my ultimate edit for radiant base comes in. Here are my must-haves that transform you from dull to doll…<3

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Blogmas 21: Smoky lashes

I’m a mascara (whore)der. See what I did there?


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BLOGMAS 11: Best of JO MALONE edit

When the trees are lit and baubles hanging, there is one thing that I need the most – A gorgeous scent to bring me in the festive spirit! No one does it like Jo Malone in that department and I’m in love with their newest offering. So let’s get talking.

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BLOGMAS 4: A Chocolaty Christmas Daydream a.k.a Chocolate Cake

Oh, my, I have been on a hunt for a simple chocolate cake recipe that is super moist yet a crowd stunner. And yes, I found one, so without taking any credit, I’m gonna tell you, that this is a recipe written by Margaret Fox for Food 52, so head on over there and get the full list of ingredients and procedure. I am however going to tell you how to take this cake from chocolate to Woah, Chocolate!  Continue reading BLOGMAS 4: A Chocolaty Christmas Daydream a.k.a Chocolate Cake