August Things

Looking back at my Summer Bucket List, I would say I did a pretty good job of completing it. I didn’t get everything done, but still would like to do #8 and #10 before fall is in full swing. This week is the county fair and First Friday, and I also plan on trying to… More August Things

My Fall Style

I have been wanting to deny the fact that it is almost the end of August, but fall does bring fresh style opportunities, full of layers and chunky scarves. It also brings my birthday, anniversary, and the start of the holiday season, so I guess it’s not such a bad thing. Below I have made… More My Fall Style

Eye Shadow Lips!

A few weeks ago on twitter and Facebook, I asked for suggestions on current makeup/beauty trends to try and then review on the blog. The beauty industry lately has been filled with odd suggestions for everything from using red lipstick to contour to “baking” your foundation. Today’s post is my take on eye shadow lips. Eye… More Eye Shadow Lips!

Summer Layers

Easiest way to create a slimming affect without having to pop on a jacket in the dead of summer? Wear a sheer blouse unbuttoned with rolled sleeves to slim your sides and create a vertical line down the front of your body. xoxo 

Links I Love

1. Molten Chocolate Mug Cake 2. 23 Ways To Treat Yo’ Self Without Buying or Eating Anything 3. Where Your Acne Is And What’s Causing It 4. Stunning Desert Plants And Succulents 5. The Hottest Nail Colors Right Now

July Things

July has been so full and busy, but in all good ways. I have balanced fun times with friends and family, checked off some of the goals on my summer bucket list, and spent a few lazy days at home. This weekend is going to begin what I like to call the end of summer… More July Things

Products I Love

Some of the skin, hair, and beauty products I’m loving right now! 1. Olay Pro-X Advanced Cleansing Brush – A more reasonably priced cleansing brush than some other brands. It deep cleans my pores and removes all traces of  makeup, while leaving my skin super soft. 2. Rusk Shampoo – The color protecting shampoo helps… More Products I Love

Vivid Blue

Ohio has been giving us some pretty sweltering days that call for light fabrics and colors. These vivid blue pants from Express can be casual when paired with a graphic tee, or office worthy with a blazer and heels. I like the top-stitched mantra on this simple tee, and decided to finish the look with… More Vivid Blue