Classic 1-2-3-4 Cake

1 cup of butter, 2 cups of sugar, 3 cups of flour, and 4 eggs. Incredibly easy to make and oh, so versatile is the infamous 1-2-3-4 Cake. Named for the measurements of its main ingredients and served by every grandmother ever, this is just the recipe for anyone who wants a plain-old-fashioned piece of…

ColourPop Pressed Pigments

Today I’m sharing my thoughts on ColourPop’s recently released pressed powder pigments! I had been in the market to start creating a build-your-own palette for quite some time now, and I finally decided to take the plunge after seeing these shadows. I absolutely love the range of colors that ColourPop has created, which includes plenty…

REI La Selva Rain Jacket

The weather here has been pretty desolate the past few weeks. Unlike the photo above, the sun has been reluctant to show its face. In place of the usual blanket of snow we have at this time, we’ve had cold rain and damp air. While it sounds horrible (and in a way, kind of is), I have a confession to make: I actually like this weather.