Labor Day Sale Roundup


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Who says you can’t wear white after Labor Day? In fact, that myth is so widely propagated and taken as gospel, that nobody seems to know where that cardinal rule of fashion originated. I’m here to set the record straight. (For the non-Americans, Labor Day is a national holiday meant to celebrate the workforce of our nation, the backbone of our economy.)Read Post →

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Beauty Recs with Sally Beauty

In my last Sally Beauty post, I offered my custom beauty consultation services to one winner–and that winner was the lovely Elizabeth. My spending limit was $45 so I opted to multitask items: several eyeshadows (suited to her eye color) in one, as well as a gorgeous blush/bronzer combo. I’m loving the “nude everything” trendRead Post →

Kylie Jenner Lip Tutorial

Kylie Jenner Lip Tutorial

Hey guys! Today I’m going to share with you how to make your lips look bigger–while Kylie Jenner may have had a lil work done *cough*, it’s no secret that she piles on the mauve lip liner these days, 90′s style. I’m actually a huge fan of mauve-y, dusty rose-colored lips. I think they lookRead Post →

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My Stay, Shop, Sparkle Experience in Dallas

Hi friends! Today I’m going to share a vlog and a contest with you regarding my two night stay at the Hyatt Regency Dallas which included a shopping trip at the famed Northpark Shopping Center in town. The Hyatt Regency and Northpark mall invited my husband and I to come out and sample their “Stay.Read Post →

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Back to School/Work Bag Basics

Hello friends, and Happy Friday to you all. Today I’m super excited to share my rendition of a “back to school” video – essentials for your school/work bag! Now, I’m a “far beyond” graduate: the perpetual student. I’ve endured primary school, middle school, four years of high school, four years of college, four years ofRead Post →

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Little Black Book of Bronzers

A few months ago (gulp) I had the privilege of being sent this awesome “Little Black Book of Bronzers” by Too Faced. The name is definitely a misnomer because it’s actually really, really large–but it’s so friggin’ amazing I just had to share it with you all. It contains their entire collection of bronzers –Read Post →

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Filofax v. Erin Condren: Who Wins Out?

Hey y’all! Today I’m back with two exciting announcements. The first is that PSS has a brand new look — thanks to a sleepless Saturday night! I’ve been wanting to overhaul the look of PSS for a while now (it’s needed one for about two years now but I hadn’t found the time). I’m soRead Post →

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DIY Beauty Elixir

Hey guys! I’m back with something fun and creative for you to try today. If you’re a fan of Caudalie’s Beauty Elixir – a luscious tonic water filled with essential oil goodness that simultaneously calms your mind and wakens your skin–yeah, that beauty elixir…well I have good news. You can make your very own version,Read Post →

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Easy “No-Wait” Sangria

Hey guys! Today I’m sharing one of our favorite quick-and-easy sangria recipes. This is a perfect sangria recipe for last-minute gatherings, or when you don’t have time to marinade the sliced fruits and wine together overnight in the fridge. If you have time – perfect. The Pioneer Woman makes our favorite overnight recipe. But whenRead Post →