CoverGirl Makeup Favorites

Top 5 CoverGirl Favorites

Today I’m celebrating CoverGirl’s decision to go cruelty free!  In the last year, I’ve done my best to eliminate non-cruelty free makeup products from my collection.  I’ve consciously avoided buying non-cruelty free makeup in favor of brands that do not test their products on animals, even where the law requires it (China).  That means that I haven’t been able to buy the major drugstore brands … Continue reading Top 5 CoverGirl Favorites

Work Wear: J.Crew Black Outfit

New year, new outfits!  I’m starting 2019 by reinvigorating my work wear wardrobe.  I’m stepping away from my usual jeans, flats, and sweater lull I’ve been in lately and stepping up to more sleek, stream-lined looks.  This outfit has become my go-to for work days when I just need to wear something black.  We all have those days, right?  Scroll down to see all of … Continue reading Work Wear: J.Crew Black Outfit

Wedding Traditions We Broke, Part 1

When planning our wedding in May, Colton and I looked to a lot of classic traditions for both our ceremony and reception to help shape the biggest day of our lives. We quickly found that a lot of wedding traditions didn’t feel right to either one of us. We tried to keep our wedding low-key and small so we ended up eliminating some traditions that … Continue reading Wedding Traditions We Broke, Part 1

Pink Maxi Skirt & Navy Sweater

January in Arkansas sure is chilly!  Dressing up is difficult in cold weather so I’ve been busy putting together outfits that make it easier.  Today I’m sharing a wintery glam outfit that I’ve been loving lately! Scroll down to see the details. Sweater: J.Crew | Skirt: SheIn | Shoes: Steve Madden (similar style) | Earrings: WILDE by Rocksbox This outfit is one of my new … Continue reading Pink Maxi Skirt & Navy Sweater

{Grand Opening} Ulta Beauty in Hot Springs

I am beyond excited to bring you this post in partnership with Ulta Beauty! Ulta Beauty invited me to a sneak peek of their new store location in my hometown of Hot Springs, Arkansas at 213 Cornerstone Boulevard.  The Grand Opening of the store is Friday, August 18 (tomorrow!) with a ribbon cutting at 9:45 am.  The first 100 customers will each receive a beuaty … Continue reading {Grand Opening} Ulta Beauty in Hot Springs

Makeup Youtube Made Me Buy: Milani Baked Blush

10 Makeup Products Youtube Made Me Buy: Love or Hate?

Welcome to the 10 Makeup Products Youtube Made Me Buy post!  If you’ve been living under a rock or have never been on Youtube before, you’re probably the only one who doesn’t know about the online Youtube beauty guru community.  Youtube has birthed mega makeup starts such as Nikki Tutorials, Jaclyn Hill, Laura Lee, Tati Westbrook, James Charles(CoverGirl’s first ever Cover”Boy”), Kandee Johnson, and so … Continue reading 10 Makeup Products Youtube Made Me Buy: Love or Hate?

Gotta Try It: Babor Ampoule Concentrates

I’m always up for trying something new when it comes to my skincare routine.  Over the past year, I’ve shared with y’all my favorite facial products and cleansers that have helped keep my skin fresh and clear.  So when Babor asked if I would try their revolutionary Ampoule Concentrates, I said why not! Babor’s Ampoule Concentrates are basically one of the easiest skincare products I’ve … Continue reading Gotta Try It: Babor Ampoule Concentrates

The Secret to Glowing Skin

Out are the days of matte skin and a contour sharper than a steak knife.  The “it” beauty routine now concentrates on obtaining (and maintaining) a soft, natural glow.   Let’s get real here: no amount of highlight or shimmer powder will give you the classic glow that healthy skin can provide.  Sorry, Champagne Pop. To obtain that envious glow, you have to have healthy, glowing … Continue reading The Secret to Glowing Skin

Hair Routine Essentials feat. Irresistible Me Hair Straightneing Brush

Hair Routine Essentials feat. Irresistible Me

Ok, ladies.  Let’s talk hair routine.  On a normal day, you’ll find me sitting behind my desk in jeans, flats, cozy cardigan, and straightened hair.  Straight hair is the easiest hair style for me to do accomplish in the morning before running out the door for work.  A teased pony is thrown into the mix every once in a while, too. I wanted to share … Continue reading Hair Routine Essentials feat. Irresistible Me