Marlene Sanchez is a recent graduate from San Francisco State University where she studied Photojournalism with a minor in Labor Studies. She currently lives in San Francisco. In her spare time, she likes to hang out with friends, walk around, and eat :).
Marlene SanchezEveryone's got old CD's laying around at home collecting dust. And we can only hold onto the hope that the mix CD era will come back around for so long (looking at you Spotify). So we put ours to go...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezDecorated bobby pins are in. From sparkly ones to gem encrusted ones to charm flaunting ones. But we all know the fate of the average bobby pin. We've probably bought over 1000 in our lifetime, and ...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezThere is something about little candles that really set the holiday mood. They also make great hostess gifts when dressed up in a festive candle holder. For all your holiday parties, why not take one ...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezWho doesn't love pie? It's flaky, it's sweet, it's syrupy, and it's darn good for the soul. But baking a pie can be another story... crust can be so high maintenance. Inside scoop: we found that if yo...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezWhen it comes to warm fall beverages, we all know pumpkin spice tends to be the outstanding favorite. It's arguably become a lifestyle in fact. But what about spiced apple cider? It's tangy, spicy, an...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezIt's the beginning of November, Halloween is over and we've got a long three weeks until Thanksgiving break. What that calls for is a tall order of comfort food and we have the perfect recipe: Pumpkin...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezIt's cold, you've watched all your Netflix shows, and you're at the point in winter break when you've become bored out of your mind. Want to get your creative juices flowing? Try these DIY monogram m...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezWe all have that friend whose edgy, street style is the perfect balance of thrifted pieces mixed with on trend statements. And we all how hard it is to get them a gift that speaks to that unique sty...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezThere's no denying velvet and lace are hot for fall. And while it's not easy to work velvet into your everyday wardrobe, a choker can be the perfect accessory to stay on point both at school and hangi...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezWe are pretty big fans of celebrating friendships, especially female friendships. So in the spirit of Leslie Knope, we are all in on the Galentine's Day gifts.
Earlier this month we made these ...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezWhat's a homemade mug without a little cocoa mix? We made it easy with this hot chocolate ornament tutorial. Feel free to mix in your own favorite ingredients or a stir stick candy cane. Top all yo...Continue reading
Marlene SanchezNo matter where you fall on the age old debate of white or color lights on your tree, we can all agree there is something so festive about holiday lights at Christmas. This DIY ping pong ball lights s...Continue reading
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