Donate I’m a St. Jude Hero

I have this best friend who loves to run marathons. She’s pretty good at it too. I always tell myself that I would love to run in one, but this bum ankle has it’s own ideas. Anyways, Mrs. Marathon Runner asked me to join her in Nashville as she ran the Rock’n’Roll marathon in April. You know, to cheer her on, support her, and of course get our Nashville on. As I looked over the event web site, I noticed that it wasn’t just any ol’ marathon. This one gave the runners the opportunity to fundraise and support St. Jude…

Start Dressing the Way You REALLY Want

How many times have you muttered the following sentences to yourself or someone else? “I really wish I could dress like that.” “I want to wear that but I don’t think I can pull it off.” “I want to dress more (fill in style here), but it won’t look good on me.” “I just don’t know how to start dressing like that.” “I hate how I dress.” These are just a few statements that I’ve actually heard from friends, family, and even strangers. Yes, even strangers like the dental assistant I met recently. I told her I blog about plus…

My 5 Favorites for Dry Skin

Something happens to your skin as you age. It just starts drying up and believe me it’s not fun. Not at all. In fact, it’s kind of annoying. I’ve been dealing with dry skin for a while now and I’ve been trying to figure out other ways to deal with it—besides hydrating with lots of water. My face and my hands seem to get the driest, especially this winter. Even to the point where I had scaly patches. Basically, I’m just about over it. And because I love you guys, I wanted to share some cruelty-free beauty products I just started…

New Year, New Beauty Goals | Giveaway

I’m sitting here in awe. I can not believe how fast the year has flown by. Now, I’m not one to make resolutions, but I’m always up for creating a few goals for myself. And in this case, it’s all about beauty goals. Just so you know, 2016 has been the first year where I’ve really ventured out and tried a few beauty trends—thanks to my friends and favorite brands. I know what I like and what works for me. But, I want to make a few new beauty goals starting now. So, here we go: My #1 goal is to be…

Holiday Giveaway | Lane Bryant Gift Card (Closed)

Who’s stressing out a little bit on finding the perfect gear to ring in 2017? I know…I know. I started thinking about it and I wanted to take some of that stress away. For this I enlisted the help of one of my favorites—Lane Bryant of course! They’re helping to spread the holiday cheer with at $100 Lane Bryant gift card. Grab some hot cocoa and take a look at their Party Essentials section. Not going to lie, it’s the page I’ve been stalking the most on their website. No matter what your plans are that night, I think you’d be…

Holiday Style Inspiration | Part I

Are you struggling with outfit ideas this holiday season? Believe me, you’re not alone. It’s a constant and real struggle for me…as I blankly stare into my closet. So, as I was strolling through my Instagram feed this morning, I saw that some of the stylish ladies I follow were already rocking some amazing holiday looks. They offered up some much needed inspiration. That’s also when I got the bright idea to share them with you here. If you aren’t already following them…please do! Yes, all of the looks below contain velvet, sequins, or shimmer. Those are my holiday style…

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