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5 Makeup Fads We’ll Mock In 10 Years

I'm in my early 30's so I've been alive long enough now to see several makeup trends become iconic and must-have, only to fade into oblivion and be made fun of after the haze of what's popular has finally cleared. Today I want to stare into my magic ball and predict the current trends that… Continue reading 5 Makeup Fads We’ll Mock In 10 Years

motherhood, Opinion, Parenthood

To The Mom With The Greener Grass

I scroll past your vacation photos and a tiny part of me aches. Your suntanned children in life vests and floppy hats, sitting on your family sail boat, all smiles and kool-aid lips. I see the status update about the luxury tree house your husband made and I think, "Shit...I could live in that thing… Continue reading To The Mom With The Greener Grass

Opinion, Thirties

Pretty Privilege & Why I’m Glad I’m Fat

The first time I read the words, "pretty privilege" I knew exactly what it was. It was the reason notes from boys were never passed to me, but through me to the pretty girl next to me in class. It was the reason I was never asked to prom or homecoming and the reason I… Continue reading Pretty Privilege & Why I’m Glad I’m Fat

Fashion

Girls Trip 2017 – Part 2 – The Clothes!

Even though I wear all black and I proudly consider myself a goth-wannabe, I know there are still plenty of black outfits that are perfect for warm, sunny weather! I went through my closet and picked out a few I thought would give me the best of both worlds! The first outfit I grabbed was… Continue reading Girls Trip 2017 – Part 2 – The Clothes!

diy, how to, Makeup, motherhood

Girls Trip 2017 – Part 1 – Packing My Makeup!!

About a month ago my girlfriends and I decided we deserved a break! School has just kicked off for all of our children and after surviving the stress of the first week of school, we wanted to treat ourselves to a few days at the beach. Woohoo! We found a darling condo on Airbnb right… Continue reading Girls Trip 2017 – Part 1 – Packing My Makeup!!

Fashion, Reviews

Review – My First Rocksbox!

For the next few months I'm going to be trying out the monthly subscription service, Rocksbox! If you haven't heard of Rocksbox, it's a jewelry service that allows you to pick three different pieces of designer jewelry at a time and have them sent over for you to wear for as long as you want… Continue reading Review – My First Rocksbox!

Makeup, Reviews

Review – Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation and Dab & Blend Applicator

When I was contacted by Influenster about the Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation, I actually screamed. I love the Milk Makeup brand and I'd already heard so much about the new foundation they were going to be dropping. There may have been happy dancing involved. Milk Makeup has successfully marketed itself as makeup for… Continue reading Review – Milk Makeup Blur Liquid Matte Foundation and Dab & Blend Applicator

Haircare, Reviews

Review – My Schwarzkopf Hair Love Story

A few weeks ago I received an email from Schwarzkopf, a hair care brand, asking if I'd be interested in trying out their Color Ultimé line of hair dyes. I haven't used a box dye in a decade so I had some trepidation, BUT I read some reviews online, checked their ingredients list, and decided to… Continue reading Review – My Schwarzkopf Hair Love Story