Lifestyle

Transitioning Out of Influencer Life

I can’t believe I’m writing this, but — After 12 years of blogging and six years of doing this full-time, I’ve realized I don’t want to be a full-time influencer anymore. Let me explain. I started this website 12 years ago, in 2011, when the term “influencer” did not exist.…

6 Best Wines to Buy at Walmart for the Holidays

Welp, folks: the holidays are officially here. I don’t know about you, but I can’t believe how fast 2023 flew by! I’m still in a bit of disbelief seeing holiday decor in and around town, but I’m ready for the most wonderful time of the year. Now that we’re in…

The Best Wines for Thanksgiving Dinner Under $30

A couple of years ago, after Tom and I moved into our old house, we decided to host Thanksgiving for the first time. We’re taking a break from hosting this year because our tiny downtown LA apartment isn’t quite suitable for hosting large parties, but boy — do I miss…