November 2015 archive

Simple Stripes

Striped top with a pink scarf

After a busy but fun weekend spent celebrating Thanksgiving with my family, I returned to San Diego ready to unwind by relaxing in cozy clothes. I kept my casual look simple with stripes, a scarf, skinny jeans and my favorite cruelty-free bag by Angela & Roi for a lazy Sunday afternoon.


Plaid Shirt Days

Flannel plaid shirt from American Eagle

With Thanksgiving just a few days away, the feeling of fall is really setting in here in San Diego. I broke out my flannel plaid shirt from American Eagle and paired it with boots and skinny jeans for a cruelty-free fall look. One of my favorite parts of this season is definitely wearing cozy plaid shirts and over the knee socks. There’s simply nothing comfier and more festive!


I Am Mucho (Mexican Bowl Inspired By Cafe Gratitude)

Vegan Gluten-Free Mexican Bowl With Toasted Pepitas

One of my favorite meals to order at Cafe Gratitude is their Mucho Bowl which is a delicious, nourishing Mexican bowl. Upon our last visit, I paid close attention to the flavors so I could replicate it at home! The best part of it is the toasted pepitas which garnish the bowl and add a tasty crunch. Read on for the recipe!


November Inspiration

November Inspiration by Vegan À La Mode

I’m back from a brief hiatus spent packing, moving, and settling into our new apartment! I am so excited about our new place and can’t wait to share a few photos of it once it’s all decorated and organized. We’ve been gathering lots of inspiration so today I’m sharing some chic home looks that I love!


Vegan Cuts Beauty Box Review

Vegan Cuts Beauty Box Review by Vegan À La Mode

It’s been a while since I did a vegan beauty review so today I’m sharing a little about an easy way to stock your makeup bag with the best cruelty-free products! Read on to learn all about the Vegan Cuts beauty box!


Why Social Media Isn’t The Problem

Why Social Media Isn't Responsible for Self-Esteem Issues

Ever since popular vegan vlogger, Essena Oneill, announced she was quitting Instagram, Youtube, and Tumblr, a conversation has been sparked whether or not social media is detrimental to our lives. She has started a buzz about the facade may bloggers present, if paid posts are shady, and if social media causes unhappiness. This subject has been on my mind for the past few days and I wanted to share my thoughts on the topic. I would love to hear your thoughts on the matter so I encourage you to comment after reading!


Moonrise Kingdom


Moonrise Kingdom Sam and Suzy couples costume

I hope everyone had a happy Halloween! Thomas and I had fun dressing up as Sam Shakusky and Suzy Bishop from Moonrise Kingdom! I’ve been wanting to do this couples costume for quite sometime so we had so much fun putting together our costumes! Today I’m sharing some photos of our costumes!