A lifestyle blog inspired by all of the things I share with my twin sister. Skincare and style finds, food ideas, health and advice.

  • Food & Drink

    A Watched Pot Never Boils…

    A watched pot never boils…but an electric kettle does! Want to know the best trick for getting that GD pasta water to boil? Cheat! Either boil all the water in the electric kettle then transfer to an already warm pot. Or if you need even more water, do as much as will fit in the kettle and the rest in the pot. It will get that pasta off the stove and onto your plate so much faster! It’s the perfect trick for an after work “hangry” emergency.  Do you have any other “cheat” tricks in the kitchen? I’d love to hear!

  • Life


    What did you get up to for New Years? We had our annual get together at my parents house with family and friends. I have never been much of a board game fan, but do like games that are more interactive. This year what stole the party was Telestrations (specifically Telestrations After Dark –the adult version). Have you played? It was so fun! We were all laughing so hard out faces and stomachs were hurting! If you haven’t, it is basically a mash up of Telephone and Pictionary. One person has to draw a word then pass to the left. The next person, looking only at the drawing has to guess the word or phrase, write it down, then pass to the left. The…

  • Beauty


    Why hello! As you may know I have recently gotten on the Glossier train. I can’t believe it took me this long to find out about it! As my friend Claudia and I were discussing the other day, it is too bad this brand wasn’t around when we were in high school – it’s like it was made for us. Their motto is “skin first, makeup second” which is right up my alley. I am always looking for light, natural looking makeup. The other amazing thing is the majority of their products are just applied with your fingers, no brushes needed. For the last few years I have become an eyeliner and mascara only on the day-to-day gal. I…