Beauty Category Archives

A Tired Mama’s 5 Beauty Must-Haves

Pretty sure I could just call this “A Mama’s 5 Beauty Must-Haves” and leave it at that (you know, because “tired mama” is redundant). Either way, as mamas, we could all use a little help. I know I need it.

Recently, I’ve gotten some requests for a beauty routine post, which is kind of funny because these days I don’t have much of a routine. (Well, except the routine of sprinting downstairs to make my coffee the second my eyes

Under $55 Friday: Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Beauty Picks

I haven’t done an Under $50 Friday in awhile, and what better excuse to bring it back than the last couple days of the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale?? (And yes, I realize it’s actually under $55. I couldn’t leave my favorite candles out and they’re $55, so there ya go.)

There are a lot of pretty great beauty picks in the sale this year. I have heard SO many great things about this body lotion, and I think it’s

How To Fake The Pregnancy Glow

Oh, that pregnancy glow. Except you guys – I don’t feel like I’m glowing. Where does the term pregnancy glow come from, anyway? I know, I know. Something to do with the increased blood flow during pregnancy and it’s supposed to make you “glow”.


Well, the good news is that even if you’re not knocked up, I can help you get the glow. And if you are pregnant, the next time someone tells you that you’re glowing, you can

Friday Favorites: 10 Best Summer Beauty Buys Under $10

It’s June! And it’s Friday! So, that means it’s high time for some Friday Favorites. Today it’s about Summer Beauty Buys, all under $10.  

For summer, I love bronzer on my cheeks and a pop of color on my lips. I keep everything else pretty minimal.

Here are my 10 best summer beauty buys for under $10. Because you don’t have to spend a fortune to get a beautiful sun-kissed look. (And, you don’t have to spend hours laying out

The Best Products For Fine Hair

Until recently, I’d never loved my hair for more than 10 minutes. Seriously, my hair has always been the mane of my existence. (Is that funny to anyone else, or just me?) But then I discovered the best products for fine hair. Phew. 

I have very fine hair, but quite a bit of it. It’s not curly. It’s not straight. It’s just there. I am not one those “Oh, I just put a little product in, let it air dry