Beauty products are EXPENSIVE! Thankfully, Sephora gives us a semi-annual sale so that we can ball on a budget, can I get an Amen?! That’s right, it’s time again to restock on all of those things that are usually a little (a lot) too pricey. I always struggle with making a game plan and end up over spending. This year, for me, is all about spending with in my means, as I am going back to school. So, I am stocking up on only the best items and getting only a few items that I have been eyeing for a while. I created my ideal Lust List of items to get on this sale!Continue reading “YOUR GUIDE TO THE 2019 SEPHORA SPRING SALE”
Are you ready for the sandal season this summer? I’m not! I still have to make my toes look presentable and of coarse need to go shopping for sandals! I came up with some of my favorite picks this season in each category of heels, espadrilles, strappy, and slide sandals. Espadrilles and mules are SO in this season and I can’t wait to pair them with so many outfits.
If you have been following me for awhile, you will know I’m obsessed with neutrals. I am trying to branch out with patterns and colors, but not too much… baby steps, right?!
All of the shoes below are linked, all you have to do is click the + to be redirected!
Now all that you have all of the sandals you need for the season, it’s time to get a pedicure and wait by the door for the shoes to be delivered! What shoes are you strutting this summer?
I am hoping that if I keep making Spring and Summer recipes that it will encourage the weather to warm up! I have been interested in making a spritz cocktail ever since it hit Instagram like crazy last year. Unfortunately, I was in the process of moving and adjusting to life in Chicago, so I didn’t get the chance to try it out. I posted a Spritz photo to my Instagram and got several questions about how to make it or what recipe I used. As requested, here is the Aperol Spritz recipe I use.Continue reading “SPRITZ COCKTAIL”
I started seeing barrettes about a month or so ago, never did I think this trend would make a comeback. I had a million of these growing up, all different shapes and shades of pink. Even though this trend came out of no where, I am all of the sudden obsessed. Instead of shades of pink I am looking for a stylish gold or, as always, leopard print. Shockingly, when I looked up barrettes there weren’t many options on my favorite boutique websites. None the less, I went on a hunt for the perfect barrettes for you. Below are the categories of barrettes that you are sure to find at least one hair piece you will love.Continue reading “20 BARRETTES YOU NEED IN YOUR LIFE”
Polaroid pictures have been back in style for a while now, getting your hands on a truly vintage Polaroid camera can be expensive, and buying a new one isn’t exactly cheap either. I love the instant photos that Polaroids provide. It’s so fun to take these cameras out on the town or vacation, but I never seem to get a great photo. It usually takes me more than one shot to get a decent picture. I’m still learning how to not have dark or washed out photos using a Polaroid camera, lighting is definitely a struggle for me. The film for the actual camera can range from $1-3+ per photo. That’s insane when you think about how many shots you take on an iPhone to get only one good photo. On my phone, I have 100 photos of the same thing, there’s no way I could afford to take that many photos using a Polaroid camera. If I figure out the secret to taking the perfect photo on a Polaroid camera, I will be sure to let you all know. In the mean time, I found a life hack that will make getting the perfect polaroid so much easier.Continue reading “HOW TO GET A POLAROID PICTURE WITHOUT THE CAMERA”
I became very interested in the idea of taking collagen after I had seen a few ads and seen some of my favorite influencers talking about it. I am not into taking supplements, other than my daily vitamins, mainly because I have never really noticed a difference or believed the marketing behind them. Now that I am approaching 25, I have started to notice some fine lines surfacing on my forehead and under my eyes. So when I heard about taking collagen, something that is essential to maintain youth, I was definitely curious. I wanted to learn more about it to see if it really works.Continue reading “WHY YOU NEED COLLAGEN”