Tropical Summer Drinks You Must Try from Pinterest!

REFRESHERS Ok, anyone else feeling those summer vibes? My playlist is currently blazing 5SOS- Easier, Who Do You Love and Youngblood over and over indicating summer has officially arrived! We had the longest day of the year and I am stoked for warm sunset nights, ocean waves and afternoon cookouts. Whether this season is completed with you…

40 Hometown Summer Activities

IN YOUR TOWN June comes around and you’re either lounging on the beaches of Australia, singing If I Can’t Have You to the top of your lungs at a Shawn Mendes concert or leaving the monorail in your Mickey Mouse ears to enter Magic Kingdom. Whether you’re on summer break from uni or a two-week…

Non-Stripping Face Cleansers for Sensitive Skin

GENTLE FACE WASH Implementing the perfect products for an effective long-lasting skincare routine comes with trial and error. We’ve all been there right? Searching drugstore shelves and online shops endlessly for the best cleanser to rinse off the day’s dirt. I’ll join the club of spending money on items that made my acne much worse…

Seriously, What is the Point of a Selfie?

PHOTOGRAPH YOURSELF Selfies in general get a bad rep because it comes across as vain, for instance the critical reception of Kim K. West’s book Selfish, which features tons of her selfies. Many critics found Kim’s book narcissistic and kind of pointless. While her book for some appeared as unnecessary, others valued Selfish and used it…

So 105 Posts & One Year Later

FIRST YEAR OF SUCCESS Yes you read that right, 105 posts and one year later, Friday marks the first year of JustNatonya! My blog was launched May 17, 2018 and it has been a rewarding journey so far. I made some genuine relationships in the blogging community along with gaining a few brand collaborations. Writing…

Don’t Give Up

POWER THROUGH IT We’re all human and occasionally we have our moments of not feeling our best. You strive to make it to a certain point but all of the sudden things go unplanned. Yea, I know that feeling too. Sometimes insecurities come in and leave me feeling like I should take the easy route….

VOGUE PARODY: 73 Questions with JustNatonya

GET TO KNOW ME VOGUE’s 73 Questions always interested me in learning more about celebrities. From the likes of Michael B. Jordan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Zac Efron and Gigi Hadid, I discovered more down-to-earth facts about the stars making them into the guy or girl next door. How cool someone created a version for bloggers!…

Sweet Potatoes & A Village Burger Bar

TURKEY BURGER PLEASE After circling the garage for a second time, we finally found a parking space on the third floor. One thing was for certain, we didn’t leave that place until our bellies were filled with something tasty and satisfying. We craved gelato before eating breakfast. I mean that Paciugo Gelato shop is always…

I Repeat, YOU are NOT Your Circumstances

YOU ARE HERE…FOR NOW Ever wonder why certain things happen? It’s kinda frustrating when you plan something and things don’t work out. That’s life. We encounter so many situations and most of the time they’re unplanned. I believe challenges make life thrilling because overcoming obstacles is victory for the spirit. No matter how much you…

4 Things Bloggers Must Do for Digital Spring Cleaning

CLEAR IT OUT Anyone else feel like the official new year begins with spring time? I think it’s because the new year traditionally starts with the first day of January, which is two weeks into winter. For me, it always felt a little incomplete that the new year began in winter vs spring. I like to consider…