Carattini Diary, Thursday Thoughts

24 in Twenty-Four

I originally wanted to write 24 things that I’ve learned in the past 24 years. But one week, turned into two, which turned into three. now here we are 24 days since turning 24 and I’ve learned a lot. So instead of 24 things I’ve learned over the past 24 years, here are 24 things I’ve learned in the past…

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Carattini Diary

Chasing My God-Sized Dream

Okay, I’ll be honest. I don’t  like to tell people what I’m dreaming about. Why? Because if it doesn’t happen, if I don’t do it, if something falls through, I then have to explain it over and over, reliving the pain and frustration and heartache again and again. I don’t like to fail anyone.   And I know that’s crazy.…

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Carattini Diary

5 Lessons Learned on Appreciating Home

I had a friend visit from Chicago this past week. She had never really explored Southern California, and I was the lucky girl to get to show her around. Having lived here my entire life, I don’t really think California as- well as fabulous as Hollywood portrays it to be. And before everyone gets a little crazy on me, I…

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The MONAT Adventure

My Salon Experience Without MONAT

I went to my aunt’s salon almost a month ago to get my hair cut. Summer was quickly approaching and my hair was long, and it definitely needed to have a fresh start. So I called up my aunt, made an appointment and headed to her salon. I originally went with my MONAT products in tow- because I seriously LOVE…

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