Tag: Culture

San Diego: The Most Disappointing & The Best

A Moment Alone During one of our first weekends, Sam went backpacking with his friend that we were visiting.  I took the chance to explore the city - Elaina style.  I went shopping.  There were so many boutiques and thrift shops in North Park, which is the district our Airbnb was in.  I stumbled upon a parking lot that was filled with vendors, as if...

Sedona: A Special Place I’ve Always Longed To Be

Sedona is a spot that my parents loved and always talked about when I was growing up.  It felt surreal that I had the opportunity to visit.

My Daring Halloween Makeup Results: Tiger

To embrace Halloween to the fullest this year, I decided to do 10 days of Halloween makeup. My third look is a tiger. I rated it a 9/10.

My Daring Halloween Makeup Results: Pumpkin Skeleton

To embrace Halloween to the fullest this year, I decided to do 10 days of Halloween makeup. My second look is a pumpkin skeleton. I rated a 3/10.

My Daring Halloween Makeup Results: Evil Witch

To embrace Halloween to the fullest this year, I decided to do 10 days of Halloween makeup. My first look is an evil witch. I rated a 7/10.

My Daring Halloween Makeup Results: The Process

To embrace Halloween to the fullest this year, I decided to do 10 days of Halloween makeup. In this post, I walk you through my process from start to finish.

Growth Challenges: This Is Summer 2022

At the end of every blog post, I challenge my readers to something that will encourage self-growth and learning. This post shares the all challenges from August 2022-October 2022.

Waterparks Part 2: Innovative Idea, Fresh on the Mind

Are hygiene, status, or crowds stopping you from going to waterparks? A post to dive into the possibility of elevating waterparks to encourage fun for all.

Waterparks Part 1: The New, Unexpected Solution

Waterparks can provide more to us than we ever expected. A post explaining the surprising benefits of going to a waterpark.

Growth Challenges from 2020 – Now

At the end of every blog post, I challenge my readers to something that will encourage self-growth and learning. This post shares the all challenges, so far.

The Truth About Surprise Parties

Are surprise parties really worth all the stress? The intense planning, manipulation, strategy, tactics, and effort all lead up to a moment that may or may not actually be a surprise.  Since the probability of a surprise being ruined feels high, wouldn’t it be easier to use that energy for literally anything else? Yes.  Unfortunately, I am not in the business of doing things the easy way and recently planned one for my older sister that was Sims themed.

Greek Goddesses Brought to Life: This is Gaia

Greek Goddesses: Gaia is a post about Elaina Pearl's photoshoot challenge for Greek Goddesses. Gaia is considered "Mother Earth".

Greek Goddesses Brought to Life: This is Peitho

Greek Goddesses: Peitho is a post about Elaina Pearl's photoshoot challenge for Greek Goddesses. Peitho is the goddess of Persuasion and Seduction.

Greek Goddesses Brought to Life: This is Terpsichore

Greek Goddesses: Terpsichore is a post about Elaina Pearl's photoshoot challenge for Greek Goddesses. Terpsichore is the goddess of Dance.