The Secret To Soft Smooth Skin (Hint: It’s a Brush)

Okay, okay, hold the phone.  A brush is supposed to make my skin smooth and fresh? (Yes.)  You mean like, a hair brush? (No.)  I know, I know.  It all sounds a little crazy when you first hear about it, but trust me, once you’ve tried it, you’ll never want to go back.

Welcome to the dry brush life.  And if you aren’t dry brushing yet or have never even heard of it, don’t you worry!  I’ve […]

By |2019-04-16T17:14:32-05:00April 17th, 2019|All, Beauty, Lifestyle|0 Comments

The Wide World Of Botox And Fillers: What You Need To Know

To Botox or not to Botox?  That is the question.  I’m pretty sure that’s the true nature of the phrase Shakespeare intended.  Or at least it would have been if he had found himself aging in the 21st century.

I want to begin this post with two truths (at least according to me).  The first:  no one truly needs Botox or fillers or any type of anti-aging treatment.  The ability to age means we have the ability […]

By |2019-03-28T19:11:47-05:00March 29th, 2019|All, Beauty, Lifestyle|2 Comments

Ten of My Favorite Books of All Time

There is a reason this post is titled “Ten Of My Favorite Books” and not just “My Ten Favorite Books”.  I am one of those people who think of books kind of like children.  It is nearly impossible for me to pick my favorite.  I always reserve the right to add more and change my mind.

Growing up I was obsessed with reading.  My parents used to read to my brother and me constantly, which is where my […]

By |2019-03-05T10:53:52-05:00March 6th, 2019|All, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Three Tips For Transitioning Out Of No Buy February (That Will Save Your Budget)

We did it!!!  No Buy February is now bye-bye.  Phew!  I don’t know about the rest of you, but this last week was torture.  Especially with various sales starting that gave me a serious case of FOMO.

But we got through unscathed—for the most part.  If you broke down and bought a few things, don’t give yourself a hard time.  This whole challenge was really aimed at making us more mindful about the purchases we do […]

By |2019-02-28T16:39:39-05:00March 1st, 2019|All, Fashion, Lifestyle|0 Comments

Maldives Diary: Seven Things To Consider When Planning A Trip To The Maldives

Ever since I saw a picture of a gorgeous villa perched over the bluest water, I knew I had to go to the Maldives one day.  I’m not saying Marc and I got married just so we could have the most amazing honeymoon in the most beautiful place, but I’m also not not saying that…

Kidding, of course! Or am I?

Okay, moving along, both Marc and I knew the Maldives would be our honeymoon destination since long […]

By |2019-02-28T11:05:23-05:00February 28th, 2019|All, Lifestyle, Travel|0 Comments

No Buy February Update & Why I’m Doing This

The end of No Buy February is finally in sight!!  We’re down to just a matter of days and if you’ve stuck with me this long, way to go!  But this hasn’t been easy.  I already find myself making a mental list of all the things I want to buy on March 1st.

This past week I have spent more money than I had expected, but it just so happened that a bunch of my beauty […]

By |2019-02-23T18:30:25-05:00February 25th, 2019|All, Fashion, Lifestyle, Outfits, Winter|2 Comments