Friday, July 28, 2017

What I'm Loving: July 2017

Remember when people used to do favorites videos on youtube, sharing what they enjoyed most during the past month? This is going to be the blog version of that! After you read through this, leave a comment below letting me know what you think and I might make this a monthly (or seasonal) column.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017


Did you know I have a second blog? I haven't been posting on Sisi Travels for a while (I think the last post was in March), but that's all changing now! If you're a newer reader, let me share a little bit about my travel blog with you. 

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Summer Skincare Routine

I'm very low maintenance when it comes to my skincare, especially in the summer. It's been a while since I did a skincare post, so I thought that I'd share my daily skincare routine as well as special products I use!

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Cheap, Chic, Student Planner for the New School Year

I love the start of a new school year. I love shopping for new stationary, starting new classes, and breaking in a new planner. Last year I bought a planner from Target, and while it was pretty, it didn't work all that well for me. This year, I ordered one from an Etsy store and it is beautiful! 

Sunday, July 16, 2017

The Best Starbucks Summer Drinks

I am a huge Starbucks lover and have tried a lot of different drinks through the years. Today, I wanted to share a few of my favorite summer starbucks drinks in case you want to try something new!

Friday, July 7, 2017

5 Ways to Increase Productivity

If you've been following my blog for a while, you're probably well acquainted with my obsession with business/self-help books and articles. Today, I thought I'd share a few of my favorite tips that I've pulled from my readings. These are all things that I try to incorporate into my daily life and that have actually increased my productivity. In no particular order...

  1. Set Everything Up the Night Before - This refers to any small, unimportant decision that you may need to make in the morning. Decision fatigue is real (read up on it, it's super interesting) so you're going to want to make all your tiny decisions the night before, so you're not doing it in the morning. Set out your clothes, already decide on what you're eating for the next day, and set yourself up for success. 

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Summer Beach Bag Essentials

We're in the midst of one of the hottest summers ever, which means that many of us are spending our days poolside or at the beach. Nothing is worse than getting there and realizing that you forgot sunscreen, a towel, or sunglasses! Fret not, here are all of my summer beach bag essentials.