A LOVELY LITTLE BLOG - It's no secret that when summer rolls around your beauty routine should change dramatically (especially for those of us who get colder seasons). The sun, heat, and humidity do very different things to our skin than the cold, wind, and snow and therefore w
BETWEEN THE LINES - When it comes to beauty products, I have to tell you, I've never been the girl who dishes her money out to a woman at a department store counter, mostly because a) I didn't have the money, and b) I didn't see the point.
CHARLENE CHRONICLES - It is hard to believe that summer is almost here, but this year I’m more acutely aware of the start of summer because that is when this baby bump of mine is set to make an appearance.
CLEVERLY INSPIRED - Have you seen all the rage in hair trends on Pinterest? Everyone seems to be talking about “beach waves”. When I try to do this to my hair it comes out just looking like I haven’t bathed in a month…anyone else?
EVERYTHING SUNNY ALWAYS - Let’s talk about summer beauty trends, shall we? Here’s the deets about how I feel about summer: It’s not my favorite season but I manage. Houston summers are H.O.T!
LACEY IN LOVE - Summertime in Louisiana is H.O.T. hot! As much as I love this place I call home, I could do without the humidity that amplifies every temperature in a negative way.
LITTLE GRAY PIXEL - In junior high, my friends and I would line up by the sink in the girls room and share our blushes and eyeshadows and lipsticks, spending an inordinate amount of time primping and preening.
LOVING THE LITTLE THINGS - Oh, summertime. My favorite time of year, no doubt! I love the sunshine, the warm weather, and being outside and soaking it all in. Playing with the kiddos, laying out by the pool, vacations to the beach, summer sports leagues - whatever your summer activ
MAMA LOVES PAPA - During the Summer most of my time is spent outside and near or in the water with the kids. Whether it be swimming at the pool or playing in the creek, we try to stay cool in the 100+ weather that we get around here.
MASQUEMAG - Pastels are a surefire way to keep an outfit ladylike and demure. Kick the color up a notch by using it for a cat-eye flicker. To get this look, I used the "cake liner" method - wetting an angled brush and using a dry shadow.
MOMMY DELICIOUS - On Mother's Day Aiden and I headed to Park Slope to enjoy a delish brunch with my sister. No, I didn't get a day off like I would have wanted, but at least brunch involved unlimited mimosas.
MOMMY IN SUBURBIA - It's finally summertime, which means three things in our house. Sunny days, lots of outdoor play time, and summer clothing and beauty.
MOTHERHOOD ON THE ROCKS - In 37 days, summer will have officially arrived, but if you ask most moms, the season starts with the first day of no-school summer vacation. Since my 20-month-old is still a few years away from kindergarten, my seasonal clock is still tuned to end of Jun
PECK LIFE - Do you ever have the luxury of enjoying one of those days where it’s so unbearably HOT that your one and only plan is to lay on the beach, dip in and out of the water, and drink margaritas all day? Can you tell that I’m seriously craving some balmy summer
PRETTY PINK MOMMA - Summer is just about here! And let me tell you, I am counting down the days until the kids are out of school and I finally get to start sleeping in again!
SEATTLE STEVIE - The weather here in Seattle is starting to warm up, which has me anxiously awaiting the official arrival of summer. What's not to love about summer? Outdoor happy hours, soaking up the sun at the beach, barbecues...and one of my favorite things, summer be
THE CARDS WE DREW - I don't often get too personal on here about products I use or beauty rituals because I tend to keep things pretty simple and low maintenance for myself, but when I saw the opportunity to chat with you guys about Summer Beauty trends, I thought it would b
THE CURLY CUES - The sunshine is finally here in the Pacific Northwest and suddenly it is summer. To me summer means cold drinks, sweaty babies, and bright colors, so when Walgreens asked me to talk about my favorite summer beauty trends I knew one thing I just had to sho
THE DREAMY MEADOW - Everyone has a beauty routine, don't they? I know that once I find products that I like I stick with them and spread the word. Today I am lucky enough to tell you about beauty items that you can find at your local Walgreens!
THE IVY TWINES - With the signs of summer in full swing, I'm switching up my mornings to be a little faster, a little lighter, and the perfect mix of the hot trends and classic hot weather looks!
THE MODCHIK - Summer is right around the corner and these freshly burned shoulders are a reminder its time to break out the sunscreen. I love the ease of summer, less hair dryer more beach hair
THE WILL TO SEE - As summer approaches and our lifestyles increase in activity we all want to maintain a simple beauty routine while still staying on trend. Who wants to spend lots of time only to sweat it off?
USE YOUR WORDS LITTLE GIRL - Summer has its own unique arsenal of beauty products, many of which are simply pragmatic. Especially here in Texas, it gets hot. (Melty, sweltering, makes-you-uber-unpleasant-and-whiny hot.)