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March 24, 2020

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February 12, 2020

Romantic Date Night Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day in Las Vegas Photo by Daniil Vnoutchkov 10 Romantic things to do in Las Vegas, Nevada  Valentine’s Day is here (so crazy… I feel like […]
December 12, 2019

5 Best Places to Shop in Vegas + Holiday Gift Guide

This post contains affiliate links. I may receive a small commission if you choose to purchase through the links I provide. Top 5 favorite places to […]
November 19, 2019

Female Boxing at the Floyd Mayweather Gym

“The only difference between a street fighter and boxer is a street fighter doesn’t know how to fight.” –Jamie Mitchell Amelia Moore and Jamie Mitchell are […]
August 2, 2019

Are you suffering with bad allergies in Las Vegas?

Have you been suffering from bad allergies in Las Vegas? Cool Breeze Las Vegas has you covered with their professional air duct and dryer vent cleaning […]
July 26, 2019

Arcade City in Las Vegas

Are you visiting Las Vegas with kids? Check out Arcade City! When you hear Vegas your mind probably goes to gambling, drinking, night clubs, and pool […]
June 13, 2019

City Guide with Lightbox Locale: Las Vegas

City Guide: Las Vegas Lightbox Locale Before we dive into the greatest (if I do say so myself) city guide, I’d like to share that I […]
May 18, 2019

Urth Cafe in Las Vegas

Did you hear the good news? Urth Cafe is in Las Vegas, Nevada. Urth cafe has finally made its way to Las Vegas. This makes it […]
May 7, 2019
Tarot Card Reading Las Vegas

An interview with Summer Rose of Spiritual Connections

I am so excited to bring a new series to my blog called, Vegas Spotlight. This is a place where I will feature people right here […]
February 28, 2019

Brunching in Vegas

Sadelle’s at the Bellagio The other day was my birthday and I asked for one thing…Brunch at Sadelle’s. Sounds kind of crazy, but I heard nothing […]
February 25, 2019

Spring Break in Vegas

Spring break is right around the corner. Can you believe it? Image: Nolan Simmons First of all, I am excited for the warmer weather. SO ready […]
February 8, 2019
The Neon Museum

The Neon Museum

Tips for visiting The Neon Museum If you’re looking for an off-the-strip activity, The Neon Museum is where it’s at. This place is cool – & […]
February 4, 2019
7 Magic Mountains

Must-Visit in Las Vegas: Seven Magic Mountains

It is no secret that the Seven Magic Mountains are a hot spot here in Las Vegas. In fact, I love it so much that this […]
January 21, 2019
Forum Shops at Caesars Palace

The Forum Shops at Caesars Palace

 Las Vegas Forum Shops Photo: James Carol Lee There are very few places I enjoy returning to. However, the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is a […]
January 18, 2019
F-Factor Journal and Diet Book

Easy way to lose weight with F-Factor

Why you should be on the F-Factor Diet I would like to introduce you all to my new BFF, Tanya Zuckerbrot. Some of you may have heard […]
January 16, 2019

Las Vegas Bar Scene: A beginner’s Guide

Las Vegas Bar Scene: A Beginner’s Guide It’s time to go out, but a Vegas nightclub just seems dreadful and dressing up in a sequined dress […]
January 15, 2019
Spirituality and Manifestation

Spirituality and the 5 Steps to Manifesting Everything You Desire

What does it mean to manifest? The word Manifestation seems to be thrown around a lot recently. I’m all for it, but I feel like not […]
December 21, 2018

A Girl’s Guide To Las Vegas

It is no surprise that Las Vegas is a girls’ trip destination anytime of the year. Whether it’s summer, fall, winter or spring, you and your […]
December 7, 2018
Girly Gift Guide

Girly Girls Guide To Gifting

Girly Guide to Gift Giving The holidays are here and it is no surprise that the shops are packed and our wallets are getting a little […]
November 10, 2018
Wine Culture in Vegas

Best Places to Enjoy Wine in Vegas

Wine in Vegas – YES PLEASE!  The other day I wrote about the wine culture in Vegas for a local website called » Have you heard […]
October 30, 2018

A Las Vegas Guide: What to Pack

**This post may contain affiliate links What to pack for your trip to Las Vegas Your trip to Las Vegas is around the corner and you […]
October 4, 2018

8 Must See Las Vegas Attractions

8 Must See Las Vegas Attractions Photo by claire jones This city is unique. They do not call it “the entertainment capital of the world” for nothing! […]
September 14, 2018
Las Vegas Crash Statistics Naqvi

Ways to Avoid an Intersection Collision with Naqvi Injury Law

Ways to Avoid an Intersection Collision with Naqvi Injury Law THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS I’ve recently partnered with Naqvi Injury Law to share with […]
August 24, 2018
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5 Things That Sum Up Las Vegas

5 Things That Sum Up Las Vegas Las Vegas has gained — undeservedly or not — a notoriety for its casinos. It is, after all, one […]
August 8, 2018

Farmers Markets in Vegas

For those of you that follow me on Instagram, or are an OG Olive Brunetter you will know that I freelance write for their “guides” […]
July 10, 2018
Staying cool in Las Vegas Pool Party

Tips to Help You Cool Down at Your Vegas Pool Party

Hi friends. How are we? Took my dog on a walk this morning and got hit with the most disgusting humidity. There is a reason I […]
July 3, 2018
Las Vegas Donut Shop

Top Donut Shops in Vegas

My top picks for the BEST donuts in Las Vegas. It’s finally here! A story I have wanted to write is published and ready for YOU to […]
April 17, 2018

Musicians On Call

Las Vegas Locals ↓ Picture: Dusty Barker I have chills writing this post. ♥ Musicians on Call is on a mission to bring live and recorded music to the […]
March 9, 2018
Golden Knights at TMobile Arena

NHL’s Golden Knights

Woah. We have a hockey team ladies and gentleman. The Las Vegas Golden Knights. I can’t believe it. Well, I can because I have been to […]
February 28, 2018

Why I fell in love with Las Vegas

Why I fell in love with Las Vegas ♥ I get it. It’s hard to believe that I actually LOVE living in Las Vegas. Most people I […]
February 26, 2018

Seven Magic Mountains

Seven Magic Mountains Have you heard of it? It’s magical… Jk. To be honest, I have no idea why it’s called Seven Magic Mountains because they […]
December 14, 2017
The Olive Brunette in Las Vegas

How to Create a Perfect Year

What’s up 2018? I’m excited for you! I cannot believe the year is coming to a close. Can you? It has been one heck of a […]
December 6, 2017
Eyelash Artist on The Olive Brunette

Lashes by Tali G.

Lets talk about lashes ♥ A tiny feature that everyone seems to notice. I turned to google to find out the history of lashes and how they […]
November 30, 2017
Holiday Outfit Trends

Trends for the Holidays

Trends for the Holidays How was everyones Black Friday? How about Cyber Monday? Heard some people got killer deals! Envious of you. I somehow miss the […]
November 28, 2017

Mini Update

What’s up you guys?! Long time no speak. Makes me so sad. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ll see that I posted a picture with […]
September 20, 2017
Las Vegas Blogger

Why is everyone saying Shana Tova?

Hi friends. This is a little bit of a different post for me, but something that I really wanted to talk about. Tonight is the start of one […]
September 18, 2017

Instagram Hot Spots Downtown

Instagram spots have been a new craze and I want to share with you one of my favorite places to take pictures. Downtown Las Vegas has […]
September 7, 2017

10 Quick Facts

Thanks to a lovely blogger on Instagram, I was tagged to share 10 facts you might not know about me. I decided, why not do it on my blog […]
September 4, 2017

What Pizza ROCKS in Las Vegas?

Pizza Rock is the place to be I posted a while back on my Facebook asking for recommendations about the best gluten free pizza places. Like […]
August 24, 2017
Weera Las Vegas

Thai Food in Las Vegas

Everyone has their go-to dinner spots, right? My family always dapples with different ideas, but we somehow find ourselves at Thai restaurants for a lot of […]
August 7, 2017
Swimsuit Red from Zaful

Zaful Wishlist – Swimsuit Red

If there is one thing I know about Las Vegas, it’s that it is HOT! Please turn on the AC everywhere. Dressing for the summer can […]
July 17, 2017

Las Vegas Beauty Bash 2017

Hi guys. I hope everyone had a great weekend and feeling pumped and ready to conquer the week. I have recently started to love Mondays because […]
July 5, 2017
Las Vegas Fireworks

Las Vegas Fireworks

It’s about 11pm right now as I’m writing this post. #procrastinator Wasn’t sure what to write about, but it hit me as I was watching the […]
July 3, 2017
Las Vegas Bloggers 2017

Staying Cool in Vegas

The heat in Vegas is unreal. You don’t really sweat because its not humid here. AKA, welcome to the desert. The heat just smacks you in […]
June 30, 2017

Pinball Hall Of Fame

This place is cool. And I mean cool. Like… where am I? What year is this? I wish I knew about this sooner. Have you been? […]
June 14, 2017

My Obsession With Denim

This obsession is real guys. It’s my denim obsession. Really not sure how this started or where my love for denim even began. I seriously add […]
June 12, 2017

City Guide: The Cosmopolitan

City Guide: The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas Where to eat? What to do? Why the Cosmo? Every time I come to the Cosmopolitan I know exactly […]
May 26, 2017

Best Blogs to Follow in 2017

I decided to put together a list of my favorite blogs that I have been following in 2017. These 7 blogs are definitely my favorite, but I […]
May 22, 2017

Confessions of An Outfit Repeater

I have definitely been living in this outfit for a few weeks now. I had a dream people were yelling at me, “OUTFIT REPEATER….” in a […]
May 19, 2017

Iconic Las Vegas Sign

Yesterday I went to visit this Las Vegas sign for some pictures. It’s huge and doesn’t just say Las Vegas. It’s really Las Vegas Harley Davidson, but […]
May 10, 2017

My Soul Mate Wish List

I’m about to get really REAL really quickly. If you’re not into hearing the truth or little details of my life (big details to me actually), […]
April 21, 2017

How to Bare the Cold Seattle Weather

Tulip Town in Seattle, Washington My family took a trip to Washington for a little family getaway & to meet up with my extended family for […]
April 7, 2017

How to Create the Perfect Painting

Believe me, I would love to say that I am a professional artist…but the reality is that I’m not! However, I have been going to Pinot’s […]
April 2, 2017

Up Close and Personal With Pro Makeup Artist, Blair Patterson

This week I had the pleasure of getting my makeup done by Estée Lauders Global Pro Makeup Artist, Blair Patterson. This guy is a master when […]
March 31, 2017

Peggy’s Better Butter Toffee

Saturday morning at 6am I was still half asleep, but had one thing on my mind…Toffee! Backstory- A few months back, someone brought a bag to […]
March 24, 2017

How To: Host A Perfect Picnic

It’s cutesy. It’s whimsical. It’s fun. It’s girly. It’s relaxing. It’s THE GREATEST way to unwind with a group of your best girlfriends. Floyd Lamb Park at […]
March 2, 2017
Tea vs coffee

Coffee Vs. Tea – The Ultimate Showdown

Raise your cups please.   This post is dedicated to those coffee lovers who want to make the switch to tea, but just can’t seem to […]
February 23, 2017

Luv-It So Much

Hallelujah it’s finally starting to warm up in Vegas!!! You know what that means….Frozen Custard from Luv-It’s!  Though the weather does confuse the crap out of […]
February 20, 2017
Home Decor

Where to Find the Best Home Decor in Las Vegas

Howdy friends. Hope everyone has been having a great weekend with family and friends OR Netflix and Hulu. Whatever works for you. This long weekend has […]
February 9, 2017

Little Secrets from a Las Vegas Musician

I can’t really say I was ever obsessed with a musician or called myself a groupie. I did listen to John Mayer whenever I studied in […]
February 8, 2017

It’s a Baguette Show Down

What’s a girl gotta do to get some good coffee and yummy Baguette? Two summers ago I traveled to Paris…for a day. I took the Eurostar […]
January 28, 2017

The Best Advice I’ve Ever Received On Vacation

Three girls, one city.  SOOO my cousin called and asked my sister and I if we wanted to take a trip to San Fransisco for her […]
January 18, 2017
Utah Featured Image

Getting Smart With: Snow

Weekend in Duck Creek, Utah I feel like I talk about Utah a LOT here on my blog. There is a good reason for it, though. […]
December 4, 2016
Taco Bell- Featured Image

7 Reasons Why You Should Visit the New Taco Bell Cantina

I’ll give you seven reasons why you should visit this new Taco Bell Cantina, but is it really that spectacular? Meh. Listen, if you’re on the […]
December 2, 2016
Donut Featured Image

Donut Worry

Donut Worry You haven’t had a donut until you have had one from the Donut Bar. Have you ever tasted an award winning donut? Famous actually…featured […]
November 25, 2016
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Be thankful, always

Hi from Utah… I said I would be up here, didn’t I? Freezing my my booty off with this weather, but I can’t complain because it […]
November 22, 2016
Container Park

Container Park

Happy Monday friends. I hope this weather is treating you well. I am currently freezing my tushy off and it’s only 63 degrees here. I’m leaving […]
November 18, 2016
Music Playlist

Vegas Playlist

Having a bad day and need to get away? Not actually leave the state though… just get in the car and drive.   Someone once told […]
November 17, 2016
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Martini, Please!

First of all, how cute is the name of this restaurant? ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ And their logo…even cuter. Yeah, I’m the person that eats somewhere because […]
November 11, 2016
Las Vegas Weather

What season is it?

Raise your hand if you are also confused by this weather? I know I am. I’m wearing boots with shorts and long sleeve t-shirts…JUST IN CASE. […]
November 8, 2016
Thanksgiving in Las Vegas

Best Thanksgiving Ever

Thinking about coming to Las Vegas for Thanksgiving? Or heck, you’re already here! Whatever the case may be, November 24th is right around the corner and […]
November 7, 2016
Boba Tea

Is it called Bubble Tea or Boba?

Not sure how I feel about bubble tea. Happy Monday Friends. I’ll be honest…I don’t particularly like boba/bubble tea, but I enjoy the teas that go […]
November 3, 2016
Monta Ramen on Spring Mountain

Buddha Belly

Do you want some really good noodles? Backstory: My friend has been talking about this place since she moved to Las Vegas. She has been raving […]
November 2, 2016

Vodka, Cranberry Juice, and Lots of Lime Please

Jewel at the Aria Whether you were at home passing out candy, attending your neighbors spooky party or in bed watching Hocus Pocus, I hope your […]
October 31, 2016
Happy Halloween copy

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween my friends Who else is looking forward to tonight and seeing everyone’s costumes? I know I am. People go all out…and I mean ALLL […]
October 24, 2016
Vegas Sign Downtown

Smile, there’s beer!

Blue Moon and Tacos Downtown   Listen, everyone loves a good happy hour… don’t they? Half off EVERYTHING and its yummy too. Don’t let the small […]
October 19, 2016
Gilcrease Orchard Pumpkins

Gilcrease Orchard

Get those flannels and boots ready because cute pumpkin picking pictures await – Say that 10X Yesterday I went to Gilcrease Orchard with some friends to […]
October 6, 2016
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Sometimes, all you need is your sister…& her BF

I might be older, but sometimes I feel like this girl is my big sister. She just knows how to always cheer me up and put […]
September 21, 2016
Emmy Awards

2016 Emmy Awards

I talked to WHO on the Red Carpet?!? If you know me, you know that I am OBSESSED with award shows. I don’t care what is […]
September 19, 2016

Honey Vanilla Latté

Can Urth Cafe move to Vegas please? Happy Monday! I am back with ANOTHER food post…. Big surprise there.   Believe me I would love to […]
September 13, 2016

Whose Kitchen?

Does anyone else wake up craving a fresh juice or salad? Yeah me either…but come mid day, I am all about fresh salads, smoothies, juices, and […]
September 8, 2016

Best thing to happen to the strip?

Okay, not sure if it was the BEST thing that happened to Vegas…but definitely has its moments. Do you fly in and see that giant wheel […]
September 8, 2016

Stop and Smell the Roses

I’m not going to lie it was rough getting back into the swing of things this week. Labor Day weekend was so much fun. I got […]
September 2, 2016

Las Vegas-Labor Day Weekend

Getting ready for the big weekend in Las Vegas, but not sure what to do? I always think I have a grandiose plan in my head […]
September 1, 2016

Art Blossoms

Start walking with your eyes up in the casinos because you will not want to miss the intricate ceilings of the Bellagio Hotel. When the Bellagio […]
August 30, 2016

Shop Till You Drop

Have you ever gone on vacation and lost your luggage? It sucks! Panick sets in when you arrive and we automatically think about what favorite shoes […]
August 29, 2016

Taste your way around the world

I recently went to the coca cola factory on the strip and tried out the International Tasting Tray. For just $7 I got 16 samples of […]
August 25, 2016

What is life in Las Vegas really like?

Well I live on the 32nd floor of the Wynn, my mom is a stripper, before my day starts I gamble at LEAST $300 and I […]
May 6, 2016
The Olive Brunette in Las Vegas

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