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10 Surprising 80s Comeback Beauty Trends

10 Surprising 80s Comeback Beauty Trends

Who doesn’t love a good throwback? Right now we’re having a a bit of a 90s moment: choker necklaces (even the wire tattoo-looking ones!), matte lips, platform sneakers, slip dresses… even if you’re not actually getting into these things, the runways in the last few […]

January Favorites

January Favorites

We’re already one month in to 2018 and so far so good! A lot of that New Year’s enthusiasm has worn off for sure, but it’s good to get in the swing of things this year. This month was a bit of a struggle with […]

Sick Day Survival Tips

Sick Day Survival Tips

  This winter cold and flu season has hit my family and my friends’ families pretty hard this year. It’s the first time we all have little ones, so it keeps spreading from kids to parents to kids to parents to kids… My little guy […]

Find Your Thing: My Tone It Up Journey

Find Your Thing: My Tone It Up Journey

    If you spend time with me in my daily life, you’ve heard me mention Tone It Up a million and one times. I like to call it a fitness cult, but it’s really a lifestyle brand by Katrina Scott and Karena Dawn that […]

Paint Brushes Instead of Makeup Brushes?

Paint Brushes Instead of Makeup Brushes?

If you’re a serious beauty junkie, you know that good makeup brushes can really take a toll on your paycheck. For a very reasonable $450 you can get the Artis Fluenta set with brushes that feel like cashmere & apply makeup like a dream. I’ll […]

Very Best of 2017

Very Best of 2017

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year everyone! I hope your holiday has been filled with family, friends, delicious food, and happy times. My Christmas was so nice, even though we stayed home. I kind of like our in-between Christmases when we stay home with just […]

Favorite Makeup Products of 2017

Favorite Makeup Products of 2017

It’s hard to put into words how much I love makeup! Everyone thinks I’m nuts, but I use about 20 different makeup products on my face most days. How? Primers, concealers, powders, layering lipsticks and eyeshadows…. It really adds up! It’s such a fun little […]

I Colored My Hair at Home!

I Colored My Hair at Home!

  One of my favorite youtube vloggers, Love Meg, uploaded a video this summer using Madison Reed’s at home hair dye kit. Her color looked so pretty I decided to give it a try it myself!   I’ve colored my hair at home loads of […]

October Favorites!

October Favorites!

I can’t believe it’s already the last day of October! I’ve been back to blogging for two whole months now and it’s been a lot of fun. I started blogging to have a creative outlet for my new career as a stay at home mom. […]

Splurge vs. Steal: Dark Circle Concealer

Splurge vs. Steal: Dark Circle Concealer

Recently, my husband and I have been trying to get more serious about our budget. We both love our little splurges and extras, but we would like to be more responsible about the money we spend. I think it’s always good to go with the […]