BEAUTY & STYLE

Happy Monday!

Happy Monday!

Why do Mondays always roll around so much faster than Fridays!? Since there seems to be no stopping this whole Monday thing, I’ve decided to take on the whole if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em type mindset. It’s way better sailing into Monday thinking […]

Swimsuit Models This Year Are ACTUALLY Real Women … Finally!

Swimsuit Models This Year Are ACTUALLY Real Women … Finally!

Is there anything more annoying that the term “swimsuit ready”? What exactly does that mean, anyway? Aren’t we all technically swimsuit ready? I mean, if you have a body and you own a swimsuit, you are, by default, swimsuit ready. But this is the bull […]

Would You Wear The Same Outfit Every Day If It Made You Happier?

Would You Wear The Same Outfit Every Day If It Made You Happier?

I came across an article via the NYTimes called the Secret to Happiness. If you have the time, it’s a good read. But generally speaking, it’s all the same things we’ve heard before: simplify, buy less, live more, lighten up, unplug, drink vegetables, and so […]

Let’s Talk Oscars!

Let’s Talk Oscars!

All in all, I really enjoyed them this year.  Probably, better than any other year despite some blow-your-mind type moments.  One moment blowing my mind is seeing Warren Beatty at almost 80.  Wtf? The other, of course, being the Best Picture debacle.

12 Comfortable Outfits You Can Wear With Leggings On Thanksgiving And Still Look Amazing

12 Comfortable Outfits You Can Wear With Leggings On Thanksgiving And Still Look Amazing

Wondering what you’re going to wear for Thanksgiving? If you’re like me, you have a visual of standing around the kitchen with your family, drinking martinis, looking like Grace Kelly. But if you’re also like me, you know the reality is probably something more like […]

Clearing Out and Letting Go

Clearing Out and Letting Go

So, here I am with only a couple of weeks left until my little one is set to arrive!  It has taken forever to get here and now it feels like everything is suddenly moving at lighting speed!  

Happy Halloween Weekend!

Happy Halloween Weekend!

Could there be a more perfect time to be pregnant!? I’m eating candy for two, bi*%hes!!  Here’s a few quick and easy costume ideas for those of you with buns in your ovens!

What’s in your hospital bag!?

What’s in your hospital bag!?

At almost 33 weeks, time seems to be both flying by and dragging on at an excruciating rate.  On one hand, it is hard to believe our baby girl will be here in just a few weeks and on the other, I feel as though […]

How To Master The Messy Mom Bun For The Beauty-Challenged

How To Master The Messy Mom Bun For The Beauty-Challenged

I’m just gonna say it. I have serious messy bun deficiency. And it’s not for a lack of trying.  I’ve tried and I’ve tried so many times, so many ways. And yet, I still end up looking like Mrs. Trunchbull from Matilda. HELP!

Carpooling Convo

Carpooling Convo

We have finally been blessed with some pretty awesome neighbors!  I grew up in a neighborhood where we were more like a family rather than neighbors.  Kids were constantly running the streets, parents were always together and you could go to a neighbor’s house for […]