• Fall Home Updates
  • Fall 2014 Runway Inspired Makeup
  • “Lost Voices” by Sarah Porter | Recent Reads
  • Juicy Couture “Gold Couture” | Fall Fragrance
  • My Wedding Video
  • 10 Beauty Steals Under $10

Fall Home Updates

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It's time to trade in the beach towels and bright colors for the fuzzy throws and warm, inviting colors of fall. I love summer just as much as the next person, but I'm so ready to just say hasta la vista to endless hot, sweaty days. Fall is just so … Read More

Fall 2014 Runway Inspired Makeup

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Although I’ll always be a fan of the rich oxblood lips from last fall season, there is a whole new array of makeup trends to get excited for with this season. Splashes of metallic, glowing skin, shades of emerald, the 1990’s brown lip, big lashes and … Read More

“Lost Voices” by Sarah Porter | Recent Reads


Tales of mermaids have fascinated me ever since my childhood. Whether it be Hans Christian Anderson's beloved tale of the innocent Little Mermaid or darker tales of alluring siren-like creatures pulling sailors to their watery grave--I love it all. I … Read More

Juicy Couture “Gold Couture” | Fall Fragrance

Fall Fragrance- Juicy Couture

 I've never been one for the typical flowery, girly scent. If it smells like an explosion of flowers, you can bet I'm running the opposite direction. In the spring and summer, I'm drawn to a clean, I-just-got-out-of-the-shower sort of smell or bright … Read More

My Wedding Video

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After a worthwhile wait, I got an exciting email from Collab Creations saying that the video from my recent wedding was finally ready! The video is truly more beautifully crafted than I could have ever imagined. I can't even begin to wrap my head … Read More

10 Beauty Steals Under $10


Sometimes more expensive doesn't always mean better. While I understand the "you get what you pay for" sentiment, on rare ocassions, you get what you pay for plus a massive bonus. Honestly, if you scraped these products out of their tubes and … Read More

Life Goals & Dreams | Bucket List


I've been doing a lot of reflection about my life recently--looking back at my past accomplishments, mistakes and how my goals and dreams have transformed and shaped like a living, breathing being. A greater number of life changes have come flying my … Read More

Preparing for Baby | Tips, Ideas & DIYS (with the help of Pinterest!)


Now that I'm in my final month of pregnancy (CRAZY!!) the realization that I'm actually going to be responsible for a living, breathing mini-me has finally hit me over the head like a ton of bricks. Needless to say, I've been trying to get my hands … Read More

My Nightly Skincare Routine


At the end of the day, the makeup I applied that morning tends to feel like a thick layer of heavy film. This is regardless of how minimal or how thick I cake myself on. I'm just ready to literally and metaphorically wipe the day off and feel … Read More

Sephora Haul | Hourglass, Bite, NARS, Becca, Origins


I feel like I should be singing that Eminem song, "Guess who's back...back again? Shady's back...tell a friend...guess who's back, guess who's back, guess who's back..." (sing guess who's back a zillion times). Haha :p Talk about a blast from the … Read More