What is BB Cream?

Have you noticed the BB Cream craze? If you haven't yet, you will notice it after reading this. So let's get this out of the way first, what is BB Cream anyway? It stands for Blemish Balm or Beauty Balm (I have heard both references). I first heard … [Read more...]

20% off ULTA Coupon

It pays to be a social butterfly. My friend posted a friend code on my Facebook timeline. I usually have to scour the internet for deals. This is great! Get 15% to 20% off of ULTA when you enter friend code 1521. You will receive a coupon that is … [Read more...]

DIY Manicure Tutorial

  I started doing my own nails about a year ago. I had acrylic nails for many years and thought it was a good idea to take off the acrylic and let me real nails breathe. A drastic change in my income prompted the decision as well. I finally … [Read more...]

Giveaway of the Week!

I love supporting entrepreneurs, especially women entrepreneurs! I read the Business Among Moms blog regularly. They have cool giveaways each week under the "giveaway central" tab on their blog. I though I should share. Support mom run businesses … [Read more...]

OOTD – Spring Love

It took a while for me to become a fan of bright colors and spring fashion. This would be the first year that I absolutely LOVE spring fashion. I usually like dark colors... but it feels great to break out of my shell and use more color. Maybe that … [Read more...]

Easter Themed Cupcakes

  Easter Egg Nest Cupcakes I have an excuse to bake in bulk a few times a year since my husband is 4th grade teacher. His Easter break is coming up ("Spring Break" if you are in college or an adult), so I decided to make a batch of … [Read more...]

How to Organize a Jewelry Box / Cabinet

I promised myself that I would simply my life in 2012. I wanted to apply this principle to all aspects of my life. But for now, organizing my home and purging clutter will do. I am finally at the point in my womanhood where less is more. Correction, … [Read more...]

The W Hotel Barcelona- Ocean Front Room Tour

Joe and I had a three week honeymoon in Europe. We visited Spain, Italy and Switzerland. The exchange rate (especially in Switzerland) and length of time took a toll on or finances, so we had to figure out when to save money and when to splurge. For … [Read more...]

Yo Gabba Gabba Themed Birthday Party

I attended a Yo Gabba Gabba themed party for my nephew's 1st Birthday. The party was as adorable as my nephew! I loved all of the DIY crafts, cool activites, colors and overall vibe of the party. It was so festiveand fun! The best part is that … [Read more...]