Stila NYFW Face Charts

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Guys I love all of these! Here are some inspiration and how to’s for you from NYFW! I love this look at Alice & Olivia! What a classic red!Her face looks flawless. At Banana Republic, the red lip was more of a stain and I love the flushed cheeks. This may be my favorite look from Stila. The mauves and berries are so pretty at Clover Canyon. Stila had a great no makeup look at Rebecca Minkoff. But it had some edge to it with the rocker liner which I … [Continue reading]

NYFW Fall Winter 2015 Nail Trends by Essie

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New York Fashion Week was last week and the artic cold weather didn’t stop the top fashion industry designers get together and showcase their great styles. Here are some nail highlights from the shows by Essie: This look is pure 70’s at Delpozo. Look at those eyebrows!! This is a matte clear nail with golden touches. Two colors were mixed together at Proenza Schouler’s show. Licorice and Allure made a fun shade of gray. Nanette Lepore had golden nails with for the twill of … [Continue reading]

Milani Newness: Color Statement Matte Swatches

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Purchased by me I’ve been all matte everything lately. I love matte lipstick and when I saw that Milani had both matte lipstick as well as blush I had to try a few! They always have a great sale on the website with free shipping after $25 so I went right to the website to order. When they’ve … [Continue reading]

Colour Goddess by Bed Head Product Review

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press sample I just dyed my hair again..my roots were ridiculous plus those damn grays were coming in so I dyed it a deeper shade of auburn to blend my old color and roots together a bit more. I’ve used this brand before and loved it but this shade is just meh. Oh well. It did blend the roots and … [Continue reading]

Love and Valentine’s Day from a Guy’s Perspective

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A few years back I had asked 14 guys to answer 14 questions about Valentine’s Day. Each day I published a QOTD with14 answers from guys with different backgrounds and relationship statuses. Boy was that a lot of work! I thought I can round them all up here for you in one big #14guys round up just in … [Continue reading]

Five Cute Sweaters Under $50

!t’s still very cold. As in below zero temperatures around here. But many of you are getting ready for some hot dates for Valentine’s Day this weekend. You can still be cute in this weather as I’ve proven to you with those pretty coats! But you want to have something equally as pretty on underneath … [Continue reading]

Hair and Age Stereotypes

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A few weeks back, fellow blogger Tough Cookie Mommy had shared on Facebook that she was basically told her long hair wasn’t appropriate for her age. First off, she’s not even old but that’s a whole other topic. It got me thinking about hair as we age and what may or may not be deemed … [Continue reading]

Hair, Skin & Nails Product Review

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Press sample I took the 30 day challenge for Hair Skin & Nails and I’m definitely pleased with the results! My hair is long and thicker, it’s actually the longest it’s been in over 5 years, and my nails are stronger and resistant to breakage which this time of year is hard to do. Although … [Continue reading]

February Check in: New Month Resolutions

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Where in the world did January go? Time is just flying by. Alright before I talk about my February goals, let’s recap January. Here were my goals (and you can re-read the post here). Finances: I did pretty well in this part. Budgeting is definitely working for me and I can see this turning into a … [Continue reading]

Luvs first kid versus second kid commercials

Luvs has some great commercials on right now that are so true about motherhood and how we act with the first kid versus second kid. First time moms are super uptight I think mostly because as a first time mom we just don’t have it together yet and we are learning as we go. But really I feel like … [Continue reading]