Beauty · Lifestyle

5-Minute Makeup Tutorial + Tips

Hey, everyone!  This week, I had some days where I had to be up and out of the house earlier than usual.  It’s pretty near impossible to get my tired body out of bed so that I can have an hour to spare and spend on primping, and once the kids are up, forget it.… Continue reading 5-Minute Makeup Tutorial + Tips

Fashion · Lifestyle

Everyday Leggings and Tops that Aren’t So Everyday: LuLaRoe

Who doesn’t secretly want to live in leggings?  Every.  Day.  That would be me.  But not just any leggings.  I don’t need any leggings that perpetuate any muffin top or make me look like a gym rat.  I want to look fashionable and feel fabulous.  LuLaRoe can make me look and feel both of those… Continue reading Everyday Leggings and Tops that Aren’t So Everyday: LuLaRoe

Lifestyle · Shopping

Redemption Market: “Shop for Freedom”

We all love shopping, right?  Whether you like shopping for clothes, accessories, home d├ęcor, shoes, gifts…You probably enjoy shopping for something, whether it’s in person or online.  What if every purchase you made served a purpose other than being simply aesthetically pleasing, such as working towards making the world a better place?  Fair-trade markets do just… Continue reading Redemption Market: “Shop for Freedom”

Fashion · Lifestyle

LuLaRoe: Taking Fashionable and Functional to the Next Level

I’ve been really into maxi skirts lately.  I am not sure if it’s because I am kind of sick of wearing shorts or that maxis make me feel cute without cringing every time I try to function.  When I was a teacher, I wore them more often to add a little more whimsy to my… Continue reading LuLaRoe: Taking Fashionable and Functional to the Next Level

Lifestyle · Uncategorized

Hey, Dog-Lovers! Meet Kai Krates: The Affordable Dog Subscription Box

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links, which means if you purchase an item using my code, I’ll receive compensation.  I have loved dogs ever since I was about 3 years old when we got a buff-colored Cocker Spaniel named Peanut.  I mean, I was pretty much obsessed with her.  She was adorable and a cuddly… Continue reading Hey, Dog-Lovers! Meet Kai Krates: The Affordable Dog Subscription Box

Beauty · Lifestyle

Must-Have Makeup Items for College Students (And Everyone Else)

Heading to college soon or already there?  From a “been there, done that” perspective, I am going to share with you some of the makeup items I had to have in my college makeup bag, along some items I wish I had! Moving into a dorm at college is an adjustment!  You no longer have any physical help… Continue reading Must-Have Makeup Items for College Students (And Everyone Else)

Lifestyle

4 Girly Hacks That Will Help You Get Stuff Done

Overloaded and overtired?  These words are sure to re-enter your vocabulary now that summer is almost over (if they haven’t already).  The demands of school, work, holidays, housework, social commitments, and so on can really take a toll on both your mind and body.  Without a doubt, there will be days when you wake up… Continue reading 4 Girly Hacks That Will Help You Get Stuff Done