Makeup, Beauty + Self-Care Gift Ideas

When shopping for self-care gift ideas, our beauty gift guide is full of them. From high end serums and cleansers (this La Mer Cleansing Foam is only $25!), to the best luxury makeup brands and glam kits—it’s all here. We have 30 items to choose from in a variety of price points, which start at $10 and work their way up. 1. Norvina® Mini Pro Pigment Palette Vol. 2 | Anastasia Beverly Hills ($29) 2. Torche Lumiere Highlighter | Surratt ($54) 3. Couture Clutch Eyeshadow Palette | Yves Saint Laurent ($120) 4. New Years Toast Nail Polish | Color Dept ($10) 5. Now You SeeRead More →

The Best Secret Santa Gifts Under $30

Here is our guide to the best secret Santa gifts under $30. From kids and pets, to besties and significant others, you’ll find budget-friendly suggestions for everyone on your list this year. 1. Gingerbread Plush Pet Toys, 3-Pc | Fringe Studio ($13) 2. Doodle Notebook | Bloomie’s x But Like Maybe? ($24) 3. Ultra Hydrators Set, 5-Pc | Kiehl’s ($30) 4. Fanfan the Fawn Teether | Sophie la Girafe ($28.40) 5. Claris Fashion Show Fiasco Book | Chronicle Books ($12.79) 6. Lover Rolling Paper Set | Burner Babe ($16) 7. Luxe Bubbles Citrus Mimosa Sugar Cube Set, 18-Pc | Teaspressa ($30) 8. Interactive Cat ToyRead More →

Cozy Gift Ideas For The Homebody

Whether you’re more into relaxing by the fireplace or keeping busy during a snowstorm, our guide for cozy gift ideas has a little something for everyone on your list. From DIY candle making to family game night, you can rest assured there will be no cabin fever this winter. 1. Color-In Cooshie Hoodie Kit | Uncommon Goods ($60) 2. Disco Fever Privacy Please Sleep In 2-Pc Set | Slip ($120, use code: DEC21SF for $25 – $700 gift card) 3. Sherpa Adjustable Storage Lapdesk | Pottery Barn Kids (was $99, now $79) 4. Holiday Batter Bowl Gift Set | Stonewall Kitchen (was $59.99, now $41.99)Read More →

There’s No Place Like NYC At Christmastime

Before Billy and I moved to New York City in November 2020, we had an annual tradition of leaving Los Angeles in mid-December and flying to my family’s home in Massachusetts. We would then take the train to Grand Central and spend a few days in NYC at Christmastime. This was something that I looked forward to year after year. Last year was our first official Christmas living in New York City. Things were a bit different because of Covid, but we still had an amazing holiday (which actually felt like a month-long celebration). As we get closer to the holidays, I looked back onRead More →

Gifts Suggestions For The Frequent Traveler

From traveling around the world to taking a weekend road trip, our gift ideas for the frequent traveler has everything they’ll need for a successful vacay. There are things like essentials for their next flight, gifts for when they’re dreaming of their next tropical trip, and items to help get the most out of packing. 1. Sand-Free Beach Towel | Tesalate ($59) 2. Packing Cube Set | Beis ($68) 3. Small Traveler Tote | Marc Jacobs ($175) 4. Departure Kit | Aesop ($53) 5. United Tastes of America – A Food Atlas | Hachette Book Group  ($30) 6. Cosmetic Case | Beis ($68) 7. BiometricRead More →