Travel Diaries: Amsterdam

Hi friends! Today’s post, FINALLY, is my last installment of our trip to Europe – this one is all about our 3-day stay in Amsterdam. This post is way overdue, but I wanted to get it up before the new year – just in the nick of time, literally. Everyone who has visited Amsterdam comes back with raving reviews, so we were very excited to check the city out. We took the Eurostar from London to Amsterdam, which was only about three hours and $50. Travelling by train around Europe is such a fast and affordable way to get around the continent.

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Review: ColourPop Going Coconuts Eyeshadow Palette

ColourPop’s constant releases are news to absolutely no one. They have released an entire rainbow of 9-pan palettes this year, none of which I have been interested since I knew I would never use them. However, the second they announced the release of the Going Coconuts collection, I knew I “needed” it. Yes, it’s just another boring neutral palette, but in a lot of ways, it makes more sense for me to buy a neutral palette than an “interesting” palette, because I go for neutrals 98% of the time. It seems that the majority of neutral palettes in the last few years have been very warm-toned and red-based, so the Going Coconuts palette is a nice change.

Flatlay of ColourPop Going Coconuts palette


The ColourPop Going Coconuts palette is the brand’s neutral answer to all of its colourful 9-pan palette releases this year. It consists of cooler-toned neutrals, and retails at $12 USD. It can be purchased on the ColourPop website or at Ulta.

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Travel Diaries: London (British Museum, Westminster Abbey, Hamilton, and More!)

Hello, my friends! I don’t know what’s wrong with me, but I keep forgetting to upload my travel blog posts. This was supposed to go up on Tuesday! Today’s post is the last post on our trip to London, which includes days 4-5 in the city. I have one more travel blog post, which will be about our three days in Amsterdam. It should be posted sometime in the next week, if not this one!

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