the Palladio

Why The Palladio Needs to Be Your Next Shopping Destination

By Meaghan Gonzalez | February 9, 2018

I recently had the pleasure of going to the Palladio for an afternoon full of shopping and, of course, eating. The Palladio is a beautiful outdoor shopping center in Folsom that has everything from major stores like H&M and Nordstrom Rack to all kinds of cute boutiques, entertainment, and yummy restaurants. I love having a place…

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When The Struggle Is Real: How To Stay Motivated to Workout

By Meaghan Gonzalez | January 31, 2018

As the beginning of this new year came, it caused me to reflect on what a crazy year 2017 was for me in the area of fitness. In January of last year, I was in a car accident that totaled my car and massively messed up my back and neck. It came at a time…

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The Modern Girl’s Guide To Vintage Clothing

By Meaghan Gonzalez | January 23, 2018

Without a doubt, I’d say that the clothing that I get the most comments on are my vintage pieces. Why? Because they’re unique. In a day and age where trends are everything and everyone wants the next best thing at their fingertips, we often forget that there’s a whole world of vintage clothing that’s begging…

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Beauty Archives: Skincare Products To Keep You Glowing and Hydrated This Winter

By Meaghan Gonzalez | January 13, 2018

I’ve always fellt unqualified when it comes to sharing about beauty and skincare products which is why I’ve never done it before now. I’m no where close to a professional like those YouTube goddesses, even though, I’ve been putting this stuff on my face since those awkward teen years. Professional or not, I still wear beauty and skincare…

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How To Liven Up Your Winter Wardrobe With A Printed Midi Dress

By Meaghan Gonzalez | December 1, 2017

As the cold weather makes a home here, I face my biggest temptation of all–  wearing head to toe black everyday. Whenever I’m asked what my favorite color is, I always say that green is my favorite, but my closet would tell you a different story (and anyone who knows me). In order to break…

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A Pop of Color: What It’s Like Inside Color Factory

By Meaghan Gonzalez | October 28, 2017

I’m so excited to share this trip with you and show you what it’s like inside Color Factory, a  fun, colorful, pop-up art exhibit in San Fransisco. I had heard about Color Factory through several friends and desperately wanted to go there, especially after seeing it all over social media. Apparently, everyone else had the same…

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How To Style White Ankle Boots For Fall

By Meaghan Gonzalez | October 13, 2017

Fall is here! Fall is here! I couldn’t be more excited about it. The mornings are turning chilly, the cozy scented candles are being lit and it’s finally time for the boots to come out of the closet! In my previous post, I shared my favorite street style trends from Fashion Week to wear this Fall. This…

Street Style Trends You Can Slay Everyday This Fall

By Meaghan Gonzalez | September 27, 2017

Fashion Week is now in full swing all over the globe, with New York, London, and Milan just behind us and Paris happening as we speak! Each season, I can’t contain my excitement over all the style inspiration that passes before my eyes. This year, I’ve been feeling all of the outfit goodness from Fashion…

This Thing Called Life

By Meaghan Gonzalez | September 6, 2017

  Helllloooo! It has been a while since I’ve written a post, my apologies for not doing so. Life has been a bit hectic recently, as I have been plagued with that awful cold that’s been going around. I was 100% convinced it was allergies ‘till it knocked me out– oops! One thing that I’ve…

Ladies Night at DAMAS Boutique

By Meaghan Gonzalez | August 9, 2017

Last Friday, I had the wonderful opportunity to be a part of a “Meet & Greet” at DAMAS, one of my favorite boutiques here in Sacramento, for First Friday. This cute shop is located in the ever growing area of Oak Park which seems like it’s adding something new every time I’m there. During First…

Explore New York City with Hannah Rheaume

By Meaghan Gonzalez | July 31, 2017

  It’s time to explore New York City this week for the summer travel series! Believe it or not, New York City is a place I haven’t had a chance to travel to yet. I dream of flying to this beautiful city and exploring it someday (very) soon and experiencing all it has to offer. I’m really excited…

12 Things I Learned In My 20’s

By Meaghan Gonzalez | July 27, 2017

    After a much needed break, I’m back to blogging! I feel inspired and ready to get back to it. I’m also excited to reconnect with you all and share about life again. I find that it’s always nice to take a step back and rest, so that you can continue to do what…

Explore Panama City, Florida with Angelle Marix

By Meaghan Gonzalez | July 24, 2017

This week, we’re leaving the big city behind and heading to a warm, beautiful place that screams summer vacation! It’s a picturesque location that makes you want to grab a mojito while you soak up some sun on its white sandy beaches. This week we’re exploring Panama City, Florida with the lovely Angelle Marix! If you…

Explore Manchester, England with Onyi Moss

By Meaghan Gonzalez | July 17, 2017

It’s time for week two of the travel series here on Pebble & Pearl! This week we’re going to explore Manchester, England. Each week, I’m connecting with a lovely blogger from around the globe to explore the beautiful city they live in or love to visit. If you missed last week, Ingrid from That Scandinavian…

Explore Milan, Italy with Ingrid Opstad

By Meaghan Gonzalez | July 10, 2017

  I’m beyond excited to be starting a little travel series on Pebble & Pearl! Travel is such a huge part of who I am and if I could do it non-stop I would. I love going on adventures around the globe– there’s nothing quite like it, in my opinion! There are tons of incredible…