During the summer, every girl (or guy) is looking for a foundation or cream that will give them the coverage they need while still looking natural and beautiful. Well, look no further! The IT Cosmetics CC+ Cream is a summer must have. I definitely recommend this CC cream because I have been using it all […]

I’m kind of happy the nude lips, smokey eye thing is waning. In winter, bright lips look instantly cheerful and rosy. Among the dark, solemn charcoal and black of cold weather wardrobes, a bright pink lip is a nice change.  I saw on Revlon’s FB page that the color of the month is Azalea. The […]

I am slowly adding things to my closet after the great closet clean-out. It’s a lot harder than I thought. I’ve bought a couple of shirts, which I find easier to buy than pants, which are tougher to nail when it comes to fit. These henleys from Free People are really nice – they’re comfortable […]

I spent yesterday cleaning out my closet and chest of drawers.  And when the dust settled, I had one bag of stained, torn or otherwise unusable clothing, and THREE bags of giveaway stuff.  What’s left? Almost nothing.  Which means I’ve been wearing a lot of stuff that doesn’t fit or I just plain don’t like.  […]

It’s that time of year when they do the Thanksgiving parties at school, the Thanksgiving feats, the plays, the Holiday bake sales and so on.  Even if there aren’t Thanksgiving parties at school, these are still great for Thanksgiving itself – not everyone loves pumpkin pie.  With that, here are a couple cute options for […]

I have never been very good at staying on task.  I am distractible and can at times, be a hopeless procrastinator.  Years ago I started following the Fly Lady, a woman (now a movement almost) who touts the benefits of, among other things, tackling tasks with a timer. I still have that timer I went […]

SPF ratings are calculated very carefully, and based on a certain amount being applied during testing.  If you’re being too skimpy with sunscreen, then the SPF number on the bottle isn’t going to do much for you. Most of us (it’s estimated that between 50-60% of us) are way too skimpy with sunscreen. How much […]