Keeping up with my promise of doing monthly reviews on my Birchbox goodies. This month it was a special one due to V – Day and I am pretty pleased and excited for all of the samples that I received. So let me not waste any time and get to it! First item on my list is the Whish Renewing Mud Mask. Although it might … Continue reading February 2016 Birchbox – Valentines Goodies
I thought it would be a cool idea to do post from time to time on some great drugstore beauty finds. Just like my fellow makeup addicts, I am very cautious when it comes to drugstore cosmetics. A lot of the times you get what you pay for, however there are some finds that will knock your socks off! So in my very first installment … Continue reading Drugstore Beauty Finds – 1st edition!
As the cold temperatures settle in, we not only see damage done to our skin, but our hair gets the short end of the stick as well. I never paid attention to this phenomena, but this year I learned the hard way. After OD’ing on some clarifying shampoo and then blow drying my hair on high, my tresses officially gave up and now I have … Continue reading Winter Hair Care
Apologies for being late on these. However, better late than never right? Now that my February Ipsy is en route, I figured why not share with you what I received last month. So here goes another quickie on all things makeup, beauty and skin care 🙂 Here is what I got: Skyn Iceland Glacial Cleansing Cloths Jelly Pong Pong Fairy Lashes Curl The Balm Mr. … Continue reading January 2016 Ipsy Treats
I am behind – I know! But I wanted to do a quick post on the items that I have received in January from Birchbox. So here is what I got last month. Key West Aloe Facial Cleanser Supergoop CC Cream Vasanti BrightenUp! Enzymatic Face Rejuvenator Cynthia Rowley Pencil Eyeliner Beauty Protector Protect & Detangle Spray Key West Aloe Facial Cleanser – absolutely love … Continue reading January 2016 Birchbox Goodies
Everytime I travel to Puerto Rico I fall in love with it a little bit more. There is something absolutely enchanting about this island and the fact that my husband was born there has nothing to do with it. Well maybe a little 😉 This year I wanted to share my trip with you and tell you all about this beautiful island! I will provide … Continue reading Isla Del Encanto
I have been wanting to write this post since my return from Puerto Rico in December. However, getting side tracked and then slipping into full blown Holiday Season, I had no time to put this together. Now, that all of that is behind me and most of you are escaping the winter cold by booking trips to tropical islands, this is even more urgent than … Continue reading Vacation Skin
Winter has finally arrived on the East Coast! Even though we have seen worse, it is now getting into the digits where some bundling up is required. Unfortunately, it will only get worse before it gets better, and with an impending snow storm this weekend it is only right that I present to you my tried and true essentials for staying warm (or warmish) in this un-G-dly weather! … Continue reading Surviving NYC Winter
So my blog has been on hiatus, or rather me, for the last couple of weeks or so. 2015 managed to get unbelievably busy towards the end, but these are all blessings that I cannot and will not complain about. To round of 2015 – beginning was challenging to say the least! But we got through it and finished it of with a crazy personal bang … Continue reading Hello 2016!
Christmas is almost here! A mere four days away! Are you done with your holiday shopping or are you still struggling with what to get? Well, say no more as I present to you a list of gifts that are universal and will satisfy any age, gender, preference or pickiness. So here goes! Anything for the House I believe that you cannot go wrong with … Continue reading Holiday Gift Ideas