Quick and Easy Anti-Aging Routine

I have found a quick and easy anti-aging routine that contains ingredients that have been proven to work.  I add in masks and peels a couple times a week and am always trying new products, but this is my ride or die skin care routine. Morning and night I wash my face with CeraVe Hydrating […]

The Power of the Third Piece Rule

     The third piece rule transforms your outfit and elevates your style.  Your pants and top are the first and second piece.  The third piece is an extra outfit element such as a blazer or a statement accessory. Blazer / Vest / Cardigan / Jacket These pieces elevate a basic t-shirt or blouse.   Old […]

The Best of the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is open to the public now until August 6th.  I wanted to give you guys an easy shopping list of my favorites that are not sold out yet.  This is the best of the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. Tops and Sweaters: Lush Roll Tab Shirt ($28) – I have 3 of these […]

2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Haul

  I came, I saw, I shopped the 2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale.  I made a big order as soon as the sale opened Thursday morning.  Luckily it was right before the site crashed.  I might have been the reason for the crash – my bad.  Here is what I found on the front porch a […]

2017 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Picks

I love waking up early on the first day of the sale.  It makes me feel like a kid again waking up early to see what Santa brought me.  So I write this while downing a huge cup of coffee and a huge smile on my face.  I’ve been shopping the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale for […]

The Difference Between BB and CC Creams

If you’re confused about BB creams vs. CC creams, so was I.  I decided to do some research and see what the differences are between these products.  The differences are subtle but here is what I found out. BB CREAMS – these provide coverage with added skin care benefits like SPF and anti-oxidants.  They’re lighter […]

Summer Sales

The 4th of July holiday is the best time for sales on summer clothes.  It’s a great time to pick up something you’ve had your eye on and fill in any gaps in your summer wardrobe.  These are some of my favorite summer sale finds. Nordstrom – I own these two shirts in multiple colors […]

Sweatproof Makeup

Trying to keep your makeup from melting in the hot summer sun is a challenge.  These are my tips for keeping your makeup in place: Wear the least amount of makeup you can when the temperatures rise Tarte BB Tinted Treatment 12-Hour Primer Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen ($37) – this is a great choice because […]

The Best Self Tanners

Do you want a summer glow and not look like a streaky Oompa Loompa?  These are the best self tanners for natural long lasting color. L’Oreal Sublime Bronze Self-Tanning Towlettes ($9) – I use these and they are so low maintenance while still giving you instant natural color.   St. Tropez Classic Bronzing Mousse ($42) […]

Summer Essentials

Now that the weather is getting warmer, these are the summer essentials your closet needs to maximize adaptability and minimize perspiration. One Piece Swim Suits – the first thing you need for a great summer is a great swimsuit.  You can’t go wrong with a chic black one piece suit.  This can also be worn […]