Makeup, motherhood, Parenthood, Reviews

10 SAFE Makeup Products Your Kids Can Play With

In the news recently there's been considerable coverage of problems with play makeup sets sold in tween stores like Justice and Claire's. While professional makeup products are highly regulated, play makeup sets don't endure the same scrutiny and testing as the real deal, and yet stores aimed toward younger children continue to market these play… Continue reading 10 SAFE Makeup Products Your Kids Can Play With

diy, how to, Makeup, Reviews, sponsored

Highlighter: The Extra Pop Your Makeup Routine Needs This Spring

If you're on Instagram you've probably seen at least a few photos of shiny cheeked young women, standing in the sunlight, practically glowing. While many of these photos have been photoshopped to really emphasize that glow, there is an actual product they're using to create the effect: highlighter! No, not this: But, this: Today I'm… Continue reading Highlighter: The Extra Pop Your Makeup Routine Needs This Spring

Influencer Advice, Reviews, sponsored

A Content Creating Game-Changer: Crowdfire

If you've been following the blog for a while, you've probably already checked out this post, where I discussed some of my FAVORITE apps I use as a micro-influencer and blogger. (If you haven't, make sure you toodle over there and give it a read when you're done here. It's full of good stuff!) One… Continue reading A Content Creating Game-Changer: Crowdfire

Fashion, Reviews, sponsored

Today’s Sponsor! – Jewel On Fire

A few weeks ago I heard about Jewel On Fire and I was immediately intrigued. Jewel On Fire is an online jewelry shop that "cuts out the middle man", connecting customers to jewelry manufacturers and craftsman directly. Everything ships from here in the US and everything ships for FREE, regardless of what you purchase. Additionally… Continue reading Today’s Sponsor! – Jewel On Fire

Haircare, Reviews, Skincare

Review: SoapBox Soaps + Coupon Code

A few months ago I was pleasantly surprised to find an email from SoapBox Soaps hanging out in my inbox. SoapBox reached out to me about trying a few of their products out and I was intrigued. I'd seen their products on shelves at Target and Publix, but I'd yet to try them. Obviously I… Continue reading Review: SoapBox Soaps + Coupon Code

Fashion, Influencer Advice, Reviews

Review: Six Months Of Rocksbox

For the last six months I've been an affiliate with the monthly subscription service, Rocksbox! Rocksbox delivers sets of three designer jewelry pieces to your door for just $21 a month. You wear what you like, buy what you can't part with, and then send the rest back for a whole new set of jewelry.… Continue reading Review: Six Months Of Rocksbox

Influencer Advice, Opinion, Reviews, Uncategorized

You Should Be Celebrating Rejection Letters

A recent news story has gone viral regarding an influencer and a Dublin hotel the influencer contacted about an exchange of services. You can find information about the situation here and I encourage you to do so. This whole debacle has had me thinking a lot about what we do as bloggers/micro-influencers who represent ourselves… Continue reading You Should Be Celebrating Rejection Letters

Makeup, Opinion, Reviews

Why I’ve Stopped Using Glitter In My Looks

I love sparkle and shine. I love the gorgeous shimmer of of light dancing across a well lit glittery nail or eye. It's gorgeous. It's magic. And it's no wonder glitter is one of our favorite makeup essentials these days. But, I can't be a part of the glitter club anymore. Because it is literally… Continue reading Why I’ve Stopped Using Glitter In My Looks

diy, Haircare, how to, Influencer Advice, Makeup, Reviews

6 Apps I Use On A Daily Basis

Having the right tools can help you build upon your talent and help you better take advantage of the opportunities presented to you. I wouldn't be able to do as much as I currently do with my social media and influencer deals if not for these six apps that I use on an actual daily… Continue reading 6 Apps I Use On A Daily Basis

diy, how to, Influencer Advice, Makeup, Opinion, Reviews

Instagram Growth – An Introduction

When I launched my makeup blogging on Instagram, I did so with reckless abandon. I didn't always know what I was doing, but I did make a few observations and sound judgements along the way. In continuation of my series on starting the influencer process, I want to talk about the first few months of… Continue reading Instagram Growth – An Introduction