Beauty Category Archives

My Winter Skin Essentials

Happy Wednesday, sweet friends! There has been a heat wave in Chicago this week. It was 37 degrees today and I almost pulled out my shorts. (Kidding. Kind of.) Anyway, back to reality and the dead of winter. So, let’s talk winter skin essentials, shall we?

As you may remember, my new year’s resolution is self care and most of the time, that comes in the form of one these products. These are the small ways I can feel like

Groupon BeautyNow: A Busy Mama’s Best Friend (+ A Giveaway!!)

This post has been sponsored by Groupon; as always, all opinions are entirely my own.

Well, you guys. I did it. I finally got my eyebrows done. 

I’ll let you in on a little secret. I haven’t had them done in…oh, about 3 years.

Yikes. Why so long? 

You know those two pretty adorable little people who sometimes make an appearance on the blog? Well, they require kind of a whole lot. Like, all the time. I mean, they want

A Blanket Scarf + My 5 Current Beauty Favorites

Happy Wednesday, sweet friends!

Have we recovered from the Black Friday and Cyber Monday craziness yet? I swear, I don’t want to see another sale for a LONG time. (HA. That was funny and the best joke I’ve told all day.)

Can we talk about cozy things now? K, thanks.

I picked up this blanket scarf last month and I’ve been wearing it a whole lot since then. AND, it’s 2 in one, so that pretty much means it’s half

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