In this world of blogging, I love getting a chance to try out new beauty products. Especially, those that were created with purpose. RITUALS, whose collections are based on Eastern traditions, is also based on the idea that “happiness can be found in the smallest of things. We transform your everyday routines into moments of indulgence by means of beautiful and luxurious products.” I was sent their True Happiness Gift Set and I can see it making a great gift for the beauty lover in your life. Read more
This post is sponsored by Fit For Me.
I am really excited and honored to announce that I am an official Fit For Me Full Figured Fashion Week Blogger Ambassador! I’m coming for you New York City! So, what does that mean? It means I’ll be covering and sharing some special events for Fit For Me—the premier sponsor of FFFWeek®! You’ll even have a chance to enter a giveaway and join in on a special Facebook Chat with yours truly (details below). Read more
Can I just rewind myself back into last week? If I did, I’d be right back in that pool, basking in the Miami Beach sun (covered in sunscreen of course). Finally, after weeks of planning, my best friend Mary and eight of her closest friends traveled to Florida for her bachelorette weekend. It was definitely one to remember and I had to choose the photos that I’m going to share with you wisely. Sorry, but some bachelorette moments should just be kept to ourselves. Read more
Give me all of the fringe please…fringe necklace that is. I’ve found a new jewelry trend to obsess over. And it just screams “wear me all summer!” It never fails that I’m “researching” online and I stumble across something and it totally distracts me. Just like this trend did! Read more
This post is sponsored by Target.
Oh…swimsuit anxiety. You’re an evil one. Even the most confident women (ahem) get that uneasy feeling when they think of summer and the fact that swimsuit season is practically here. There’s just something that goes off in your head when you know you’re about to parade around others half naked in the bright summer sun. OK, that’s just how it goes in my head. Read more
As you all know, Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer! And I’ll be out of town honoring the holiday with my best friend for her bachelorette weekend. Of course, I didn’t want to leave you guys hanging over the weekend. So, I decided to give you a chance to win a little something something with my first summer giveaway! Read more
No, this is not a deja vu. Yes, I’ve written a few times about finding and expressing your personal style. I’ve shared my own tips and even some from my blogger amigas. And no matter what, I always stress the point of wearing what you want and what you love. But, you should also know that how you dress and what you wear does not define who you are as a person. No matter how many times someone feels the need to remind you. Read more
Don’t let the name fool you. Today’s plus size cover ups are more than just keeping your favorite swimsuit under wraps. Think of it more like a summer accessory you can’t do without. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, on your way to the beach, or just enjoying a hot summer day. I went searching online and found a few plus size cover ups that just might help make your swimsuit season on trend! Read more
Beauty technology is pretty amazing. We have so many gadgets today, you basically have everything you need to make getting ready a lot easier. Maya of MayaInTheMoment.com recently visited me and I let her borrow my new Kiss Instawave Automatic Curler. Let’s just say she kinda fell in love with it. So, I asked her if she wanted to do a review and she said yes. I love this girl! Take a look at her video review below and let me know what you think in the comments section below. Will you be purchasing this “Lazy Girl” product (as Maya calls it)?
You might not believe it, but sometimes you can find positive messages in random places. Like on the side of pouches. Yeah, I wouldn’t think to look there either. But, in today’s world I’ll take it where I can get it. And as I was doing a little online shopping today and I came across these really cool Dogeared pouches. Read more
Think about if for a second, how much does your nose and it’s ability to smell play a part in your every day life? A beautiful scent can bring you immediate joy and pleasure. I know when I smell something that reminds me of my childhood, I’m all smiles. And unpleasant scents…well…we’ll just leave them at unpleasant. I had a chance to try out two new products from CLEAN that left me smiling. Read more
It’s time for the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund’s 2nd Annual Super Saturday sale in Los Angeles! The charity fundraiser will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Santa Monica at The Barker Hanger. It’s hosted by Rachel Zoe and Rodger Berman with Molly Sims and Scott Stuber. I attended last year and it is really a shopper’s delight. The New York Times has even called it “the Rolls Royce of garage sales.” and they’re giving me a pair of passes to give away to you! Read more