How do I do my photography? Tutorial + tips

How do I do my photography? Tutorial + tips

Every blogger wants to take beautiful, professional pictures, but how?? Taking pictures with your phone and then adding a filter to it can work, but how do you really get those bright, clean, and high quality photos? I have come soo far with taking pictures for my blog, and, though it's not perfect, my photography [...]

4 easy, natural beauty recipes for an at home spa night

4 easy, natural beauty recipes for an at home spa night

Sometimes us ladies need a little pampering... or a lot. It's important that we take time to give ourselves a little TLC and just relax. When starting my self care routine, I tidy up my room, get the things done on my to do list so that I feel accomplished and worry-free, and then start [...]

5 eco-friendly lifestyle + kitchen products & tips

5 eco-friendly lifestyle + kitchen products & tips

How many of you feel like you're constantly throwing away plastic wrap and sandwich bags? ( *raise of hand ✋*) It's honestly so annoying and have you ever thought how much waste it makes? How much change will one person really make by cutting down on their plastic use though? According to the EPA, one [...]

100 followers + what would you like to see on my blog?

100 followers + what would you like to see on my blog?

We've hit 100 followers on Hope Leilani now! Actually, 103. I want to say that I'm so grateful to everyone for supporting this blog and for your kind comments! Thank you to those who have followed my blog and encouraged me since I first started blogging at 13 ( I think) in 2017 and who [...]

DIY minimalist room furniture

DIY minimalist room furniture

I love the minimalist, boho, natural feel in my room, filled with natural materials, plants, and clean color palettes. It makes the room feel bigger, brighter, and more inviting. I found this awesome site a while ago, called A Merry Thought, filled with super cute minimalist DIY projects for your room, bathroom, and house. My [...]

10 healthy habits to have to grow this year

10 healthy habits to have to grow this year

Creating habits that nourish our bodies and minds will reap life long benefits. Although making good habits and breaking bad ones is not the easiest, it will be well worth it once you see the good that comes from it! I’m sharing with you ten habits to have for a healthy and happy life that [...]

Healthy cream cheese frosting with vegan option

Healthy cream cheese frosting with vegan option

In preparation for an amazing almond flour carrot cake I will be posting very soon, I wanted to share the two different cream cheese frosting recipes that I used for it. Below is a picture of the vegan frosting on the cake👇🏻 Carrot cake with vegan cream cheese frosting And the next picture is the [...]