From Starbucks to It’s A 10, if you’ve ever read this site before you know a few of my big brand loyalties. Free People. Target. Malibu. Rebecca Minkoff. Express. Naturalizer. I feel like I type these brand names out all the time! Another frequent one? Jeffree Star Cosmetics. In my humble opinion, Jeffree Star makes the best liquid lipstick on the market … Keep reading…

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Who else fell in love with lipstick by stealing those tiny Mary Kay and Avon samples from their moms? Anybody? Anybody? Those itty bitty tubes with the clear plastic caps were I’m sure intended to persuade the woman of the house to buy a new shade; instead, they guaranteed a lifetime customer in the smaller gal. The only catch? She wouldn’t have … Keep reading…

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There aren’t many consistents in the world of fashion blogging except for one: you end up with a crazy amount of beauty products. The world of beauty PR is massive! Most fashion bloggers I know, myself included, are swimming in product samples. I’ve always shared my favorites, but my beauty reviews have been fairly irregular, popping up randomly from time to time. … Keep reading…

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Summer is coming, and that means sunscreen. I’ll be honest – I’m not great about applying it. With oily, acne-prone skin it’s just a step I try to avoid for the sake of a matte complexion. I know better, and this is not the solution to my skin concerns. SPF makeup is the solution. Specifically Colorescience. You’ve seen Colorescience on the pages … Keep reading…

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Like a lot of old, city houses, someone at some point turned what used to be our porch into an extension on the home. It gave us a mudroom and a bedroom nook, and frankly it was a great idea. I’d so rather have storage than a porch. The only downfall is I wasn’t ever sure what to do with the upstairs … Keep reading…

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